Covers principles in laboratory medicine, such as safety, management, leadership, and statistics.
Covers analytical techniques and instrumentation, pathophysiology of various organ systems and the corresponding analytes.
Covers principles of molecular biology, nucleic acid techniques and applications, pharmacogenetics, forensic testing, molecular tumor markers, monogenic and polygenic basis for common and rare diseases.
Covers testing in the blood bank, transfusion service techniques, indications for transfusion, blood products and modifications, adverse events associated with transfusion of blood products, and transfusion reactions.
Covers analytical techniques and instrumentation, hematopoiesis, iron metabolism (including hemo- globin, iron, bilirubin, anemia), red and white blood cell disorders, platelet disorders, porphyrins and porphyrias, hematologic neoplastic disorders, hemostasis and coagulation.
Covers microbes (bacteriology, mycobacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, prions) and associated infectious diseases, antiinfectives, infection control, and diagnostics as well as infection control and disease surveillance.
Covers primary immunodeficiencies, allergic diseases, organ-specific and systemic auto-immune diseases, and monoclonal gammopathies.