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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 relating to Membership and Fellowship please email to our main email address:


Shortly we will be activating the events section within the CPD programme where you will be able to book and pay for your place at various events through this website, either as a member or a guest. In the meantime here is a little taster of upcoming events that will be available to you.

Saturday 10th September 2016:
ACSLM and DIT Half day morning workshop: Reflective Practice and Personal Development Planning for Medical Scientists.

Friday 16th September 2016: Our Lady's Hospice Harold's Cross. Joint CPD Event 7 Professions under umbrella of CPD officer Monica Fitzpatrick
Full day programme, including HSELand an introduction, CPD and the working day, CORU updates,

Saturday 24th September 2016:

First event for the new Scientific Education Development Committee: DIT Kevin Street.
Trends and developments, CPD Modules, Clinical Governance, Career Evolution.

Many Congratulations - DIT - Irish Laboratory Awards 2016

Irene Regan, President, ACSLM presents the Academic or Research Laboratory of the Year award to Alison Malkin, Jan Guerin and Mary Hunt, School of Biological Sciences - Dublin Institute of Technology

EPBS Photography Competition 2016

The EPBS photo competition is back. Send us your best pictures illustrating this year’s topic « Biomedical Scientist at work: a health care profession ». Competition information and rules are available to download below.

We are looking forward to seeing your contributions!

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.