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I am delighted to welcome you to The Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine, the professional body for Medical Scientists in Ireland. The Academy functions as the Designated Authority with the approval of the Minister of Health and Children, in evaluating the education and training necessary to practice medical laboratory science in Ireland.

The Academy is the foremost professional body for Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine in Ireland and the change in name approved by you the members is a reflection of the breadth and range of our specialties and the diverse roles that our members occupy in the delivery of high quality Healthcare in Ireland. Membership or eligibility for membership of the Academy of Clinical Science and Laboratory Medicine is a requirement to practice in the profession in Ireland.

To contact us: telephone: 01-9059730. For enquiries specifically relating to:
Membership/Fellowship please email:
Executive Officer:

Friday 24th February 2017: Dublin: 2nd Annual Joint CPD Event:

This full day event covers topics on CPD, Management, Personal Development, Health and Wellbeing, HSELanD ‘what’s new and available to you. Venue is Our Lady’s Hospice Harold’s Cross. Parking is limited therefore public transport is recommended.

Click here to view upcoming CPD Events

You can now renew your membership subscription online by selecting the CPD tab above:

Membership runs from January to December each year. Here are some of the benefits of being an Academy Member:

•Free access to on-line CPD Programme
•Converse Magazine Quarterly
•Ability to book and prepay for events on-line
•Reduced fees to attend events
•Access to Essays and MCQ's for CPD
•Regular updates relating to Statutory Registration, CORU and HSE, HSCP
•Website which includes: Current vacancies, news, event listing and access to presentations.
•Annual Conference - BioMedica and Labcon
•Skills training on CPD programme, Reflective Practice and Personal Development Planning
•Events and Scientific Programmes from each discipline throughout the year focused on assisting you through maintaining and developing your skills
•Circulars on events, publications and research

On request we have extended the closing date for abstract submission for posters and case studies; to Friday 24th February 2017

Would you like to present your research or an interesting case study at LABCON 2017? This may be the ideal opportunity for you to enhance your Curriculum Vitae whilst at the same time gaining valuable CPD points. This competition is open to Scientists at all stages of their career.

LABCON 2017 - Friday 31st March and Saturday 1st April 2017.

Radisson Blu Hotel - Bookings can be made through this link with Conference Connections.

For full Scientific Programme along with abstract information for posters and case studies please follow This Link

Joint Publication between the ACSLM and the MLSA

New Horizons - Advanced Practice and Extended Scope of Practice for Medical Scientists in Ireland. Is now available to download below.