Global Health Outreach

GLOBAL LAB QUALITY INITIATIVE

Fostering a Global Exchange of Clinical Testing Best Practices
Throughout 2016, AACC’s Global Lab Quality Initiative will continue to deliver quality control workshops in the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) region in collaboration with LAC clinical chemistry associations. AACC is also expanding its efforts in the Asian-Pacific region and will delivers its first training program in China.

LAB TESTS ONLINE

Find Out What Your Lab Test Results Mean
Lab Tests Online helps patients and family caregivers understand the many clinical tests that play an integral role in their healthcare. Local versions of the site operate in 17 countries and in 14 languages, including Chinese, Spanish, and French.

CLINICAL CHEMISTRY TRAINEE COUNCIL

Get Your Career Off to a Strong Start
The Clinical Chemistry Trainee Council provides residents and fellows in laboratory medicine with free educational materials and interactive tools to help guide them to a successful career.

AACC’S GLOBAL COMMUNITY BY THE NUMBERS

30+
Percentage of AACC members from outside the U.S.

12
Countries where the Global Lab Quality Initiative has delivered its premier workshops

14
Number of languages in which Lab Tests Online is available