News and Events

ASCP 2014

News & Events

Breakfast/Lunch Roundtable Sessions are now open for registration – and filling fast!

All Roundtable Sessions have now been announced and are opened for registration. New for 2014, roundtables are available for free to all Full Pass buyers only. Spots are being filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Selections can be made after registering for a Full Pass.

35 unique topics are being offered, with a maximum of 9 people allowed per session. Each session includes free breakfast or lunch, and is worth 1 credit. Attend up to 3 total sessions for free (one per day).

See all roundtable topics and moderators here.

New "CMP Track" Developed for Laboratory Professionals

Newly developed this year for Laboratory Professionals is the 17-session CMP Track. Choose among sessions that help you meet your MLS/MLT CE requirements for CMP, covering topics in Chemistry, Hematology, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine, and Microbiology.

ASCP 2014 now offers a total of 9 specialty tracks. Other tracks include Hot Topics in Clinical Pathology, Molecular Pathology, and a Lab/Business Management Track. See them all here.

New hands-on workshops announced for Tuesday, 10/7 at USF Health CAMLS, a new state-of-the-art medical simulation center

ASCP is proud to be partnering with the world's largest hospital-grade medical training facility, USF Health's new Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS).

On Tuesday afternoon, ASCP 2014 attendees will have the unique opportunity to tour and take part in hands-on learning experiences, including a new US-guided biopsy course, at the CAMLS facility located just steps away from the Tampa Convention Center.

The 90,000 square foot, $38 Million facility opened in February, 2012. Learn more about CAMLS at

Wednesday's General Session Announced
ASCP is excited to announce the first of 3 invigorating general sessions at this year's meeting:

A Guide to the Future of Medicine – Bringing Disruptive Technologies to Life in Healthcare*
Speaker: Bertalan Meskó , MD, PhD
Wednesday, October 8

Dr. Meskó is a medical futurist, recently featured in Forbes Magazine as "The Geek Who's Changing The World." He is the managing director and founder of, the first service that curates medical and health-related social media resources free of charge for patients and medical professionals, and the author of the multiple award-winning medical blog,

*Session content and times subject to change

Special thanks to our collaborating societies: