Providing Quality Continuing Education for Clinical Microbiologists

P.O. Box 742857 | Dallas , TX 75374-2857 | 214-345-4256 (Phone) | 214-345-4275 (Fax)

New! Workshop Friday, February 12, 2016 GRAM STAINS: Gaining Proficiency in Diagnostic Interpretation and Results Review

New!  Photos from the 2015 Annual Meeting

We've updated our Board of Directors Roster for 2015 - 2016: SWACM BOD
PASCV Webinars
Latest Webinars from the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology

Workshop Handouts


A Guide and Helpful Tools for Implementing IQCP


Developing an Individualized Quality Control Plan (IQCP) For Cepheid’s GeneXpert® Diagnostic Systems

APPENDIX A: Sample Fishbone Diagram for Xpert Testing Process


APPENDIX B: Sample Risk Assessment for Cepheid GeneXpert Tests


GeneXpert® Quality Control Features for All Cepheid Xpert® Assays

Announcement! SWACM's 35th Annual Meeting will be September 7-10, 2016 in Ft. Worth, TX at the Worthington Hotel. We look forward to seeing you!
Workshop Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Basic Medical Mycology
New! Employment: Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Supervisor - Quest Diagnostics

Handouts from the September 2015 SWACM 34th Annual Meeting

We've updated our Sponsor List:
SWACM Sponsors

Membership Forms


Membership Form (MS Word)

Pay Membership, Fees, and Registration Online

SWACM Bylaws


SWACM Rules and Regulations

SWACM's 2014 Newsletter is available for download or online viewing.

Microbiology News



Written Content © Copyright 2006 - 2012 Southwestern Association of Clinical Microbiology

Terms of Use


Page Design © Copyright 2006 - 2012 Paul Michael Howard