Emerging Countries Program

AACC’s Emerging Countries Program brings together AACC laboratory science experts with laboratory professionals in emerging countries, promoting global education and leadership opportunities. This initiative is generously supported by the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation (WHCF). Wallace Coulter was an innovator, inventor, and entrepreneur who revolutionized the practice of hematology and laboratory medicine and pioneered the development of flow cytometry and monoclonal antibodies.

Latin American Working Group

(The Latin American Working Group greets participants of the 2013 Panama Workshop.  L-R: Jose C. Jara-Aguirre, Rosa Sierra-Amor, Omar Laterza, Barbara Goldsmith (Chair), Veronica Luzzi, and M. Laura Parnas.)

The Latin American Working Group

The Latin American Working Group (LAWG), a committee of the AACC, provides advice and oversight in the planning education projects in Latin America.

New Member Application in Spanish

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AACC Annual Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo

The AACC annual meeting offers several opportunities to connect with global leaders in laboratory medicine from around the world, including an annual Latin American Working Group Mixer and International Mixer. In addition, AACC offers a symposium in Spanish, in addition to the plenary sessions, symposia, short course, and roundtable sessions in English.

If you have questions about AACC’s international activities in emerging areas, or would like additional information about this program, contact

Angel Colon
Program Manager, Emerging Countries
+1 202.835.8731