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COLA’s Annual Laboratory Enrichment Forum will provide an engaging opportunity to share ideas with a diverse group of professionals committed to the highest quality in laboratory services. Some of the brightest minds in the industry will share their perspective on the latest developments in laboratory science, along with the essentials of CLIA compliance and accreditation.



Keynote Speaker:

Jerome Adams, MD, MPH
20th Surgeon General of the United States

Dr. Adams served as the 20th U.S. Surgeon General, and only the second ever African American male in that role. A fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Dr. Adams received his Master’s Degree in Public Health over two decades ago at the University of California at Berkeley, with a focus on chronic disease prevention. He worked in local public health at The City of Berkeley’s health department, as well as in State public health, where he ran the Indiana State Department of Health during Ebola, Zika, and HIV crises.


Who Should Attend:

  • Laboratory Directors
  • Managers
  • Supervisors
  • Technical Consultants
  • Testing Personnel
  • Quality Managers
  • Regulatory Experts




Sheraton Charlotte Hotel
555 South McDowell Street, South Tower

Charlotte, North Carolina 28204



Early Bird 

 Full Price

Attendee-COLA Lab or affiliated with AMA,ACP,AAFP 

 $ 517.50 

 $ 607.50 

Attendee- non - COLA accredited laboratory 

 $ 575.00 

 $ 675.00 

Attendee- Student 

 $ 546.25 

 $ 641.25 

Laboratory Director Track Only - COLA Lab or AMA,ACP,AAFP 



Laboratory Director Track Only - non-COLA accredited 

 $ 600.00 

 $ 700.00 

*Early Bird prices increase to Full Price after Monday, Feb. 28, 2022


Register Today


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