The Basic Course is offered biennially and alternates with the Specialists Course.
To provide the technician/technologist with a well-rounded background in basic transplant immunology and related laboratory skills.
To meet the needs of the beginning HLA technician/technologist by providing pertinent information about HLA testing, methodologies, and information necessary to meet the ASHI Statement of Competency.
Each student will receive a comprehensive course syllabus containing:
- Outline of each lecture
- Notes for each lecture
Minimum of three months experience in an HLA Laboratory. B.S. degree in an appropriate biological science or MT(ASCP) or other appropriate registry.
Registration fee includes continental breakfast, breaks and lunch daily as well as welcome reception. Hotel, transportation and other arrangements/costs are the student's responsibility.
The official language for the course is English.
The course is ABHI certified.
Please contact Arlene Skinner for additional information.