Press Registration

AACC welcomes all media who are employed by accredited news organizations or established blogs to apply for complimentary media access to cover AACC conferences and webinars.

To register for an AACC event as media, please email valid press credentials to Molly Polen, AACC Senior Director of Communications or Christine DeLong, AACC Communications Manager.

What Press Credentials Are Required?

For editors or reporters working full time for print, broadcast, or web publications, please provide one of the following:

  • A bylined article published by your employing news agency within the past 6 months
  • A copy of publication masthead listing your primary position as an editor or reporter
  • Official photo identification issued by your employing news agency or government

For bloggers, please provide:

  • Three of your most recent blog posts on a subject related to laboratory medicine

For freelance journalists, please provide:

  • A signed letter on company letterhead from your assignment editor confirming your assignment to cover the event

Please note that marketing executives, sales representatives, public relations executives, analysts, consultants, authors, and researchers may not register as media to attend an AACC event.

AACC reserves the right to deny media registration to any individual who does not meet the above guidelines.

AACC also reserves the right to request a copy of conference or webinar coverage as a requirement for media registration.

AACC Annual Scientific Meeting Press Registration

The 70th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo, the world's largest gathering for laboratory medicine, will take place in Chicago from July 29 - August 2, 2018.

Media registration for the meeting will open in the spring of 2018.