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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:

Update - Statutory Registration:

The Medical Scientists Board for State Registration has just been appointed by the Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD. The first meeting of the Board was held in November 30th, 2016. The ACSLM will endeavour to assist and advise all our members through this process. We will be providing up-to-date information through social media, our website and Converse. For more information please follow this link:

Bookings are open for 3 events. click on the CPD tab above, then select events.

Prebooking and prepayment are essential as we are unable to facilitate attendees who turn up on the day.

Saturday 28th January 2017: CORK: Reflective Practice and Personal Development Planning. This full day workshop will provide the skills and knowledge required to understand and participate in reflection and reflective practice as part of your ongoing CPD and compulsory CORU requirements. Introduction to Personal Development Planning and how to link it to your CPD, what further learning is available. Venue is Cork Institute of Technology, CREATE Building. Places are restricted to 35 attendees for this event.

Academy AGM taking place on Saturday 18th February 2017:

The Liffey Room, Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 8. Commencing at 14.00.
Nominations are also invited from members for members to stand for election in the following regions:
One vacancy in each area - Eastern, Western, Southern and Midland Regions

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.
Are you interested in attending a half day Pilot workshop on the challenge of returning to work following maternity leave?

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.

LABCON 2017 - Friday 31st March and Saturday 1st April 2017. Save the Date: .

Details of the Draft Scientific Programme will be available soon.