DEVELOPING AND ASCENDING PROFESSIONALS
Developing Professional (Student):
Developing Professional membership shall be open to any person enrolled as a student in a program of clinical laboratory studies.
Ascending Professional membership is open to any individual eligible for Professional membership, if the individual has not held previous membership other than Developing Professional or Ascending Professional membership in this Society and is within five years of graduation from a program of clinical laboratory studies.
Convert from Student to a First Year Professional (FYP) FREE!
Did you know that once you complete your student educational program and pass the National ASCP Certification Exam that you can become an FYP in ASCLS for FREE!!!! You can! You will also receive 6 Free CE credits when you renew. Contact your state membership coordinator or email the Region V Director, Jean Bauer and she can help you find the individual to assist you in renewing as a FYP.
Meet Kaylee Kangas your 2020-2021 Region V Student Representative!
We are currently seeking a 2022-2023 representative!
Kaylee Kangas is originally from Hibbing Minnesota, but spent most of her time living in Woodbury and now St. Paul. After graduating high school in 2016, she began college at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities with a focus on biochemistry. After discovering the field of MLS after an Introduction to Pre-Health Course, Kaylee immediately applied to the program and fell in love with the field. Kaylee has also completed a degree in Spanish Studies and likes to spend her free time camping, hiking or petting her cat Karma. In the final year of the MLS program, Kaylee has become most interested in hematology and is interested in pursuing a career in it.