Any healthcare professional(s) can submit an abstract regardless of their membership status in CLMA or even whether they work in a clinical laboratory. CLMA members who submit an accepted abstract will recieve KnowledgeLab registration that non-CLMA members do not receive. Quality improvement efforts often involve teams and a focus on patient outcomes will frequently involve a multi-disciplinary approach. Therefore, team submissions are expected, but not required.
All abstracts that meet submission criteria will be invited to create a poster for display at KnowledgeLab.The highest rated abstracts will be provided an opportunity to orally present their abstract at KnowledgeLab. The highest rated abstract The highest rated abstract will also have the opportunity to present at the IFCC EuropMedLab 2017 in Athens, Greece, with paid airfare and registration.