Where is there information regarding careers in the laboratory?
ASCLS offers a tool kit for those called upon to explain the field to others. The tool kit is available here and can be used when addressing grade school, middle school, high school, or college aged students.
How do I get a list of clinical laboratory education programs?
The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS; https://www.naacls.org/Students.aspx)provides lists of education programs they accredit for the following laboratory specialties:
Area Health Education Center (AHEC): A network of 300+ health education/office centers that serve over 85% of the United States counties. They promote health career exploration, continuing education, training opportunities, and community partnerships.(nationalahec.org)
Are there any programs that specialize in genetic technology training?
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