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Continuing Education through COLA's Lab University®Program

Medical Laboratory Evaluation

Purchase MLE PT

MLE offers continuing education through COLA's LabUniversity®. MLE CEexpress courses are provided free of charge to MLE participants. Discounts available on COLA courses. Call MLE at 1-800-338-2746, ext. 4510 or 202-261-4510 or e-mail us at to learn more.

MLE CEexpress

An exclusive benefit for MLE participants and ACP members that can be used by everyone in your lab. MLE CEexpress is a quick and easy way to get the continuing education you need, at your convenience, one hour at a time.

MLE CEexpress Course List

MLE CEexpress 1: Blood Cell Identification
MLE CEexpress 2: Teaching Patients to Check Blood Sugar
MLE CEexpress 3: Urine Sediment Refresher
MLE CEexpress 4: Waived Testing—Doing it Right
MLE CEexpress 5: Urine Culture Basics
MLE CEexpress 6: Evaluating Red Blood Cells
MLE CEexpress 7: Personnel Training and Competency Assessment
MLE CEexpress 8: Introduction to Bloodborne Pathogens
MLE CEexpress 9: Bloodborne Pathogen Safety in the Lab
MLE CEexpress 10: Clinical Microscopy
MLE CEexpress 11: Dipstick Urinalysis
MLE CEexpress 12: Overview of Hemostasis - Coagulation and Fibrinolysis
MLE CEexpress 13: Laboratory Evaluation of Hemostasis, PT/INR Testing
MLE CEexpress 14: Anemia and Iron Deficiency
MLE CEexpress 15: Reproductive Hormones and the Role of SHBG
MLE CEexpress 16: Lipid Chemistry

To Access CEexpress online, call MLE at 1-800-338-2746, ext. 4510 or 202-261-4510 or e-mail us at for instructions.

LabUniversity: COLA’s Laboratory Director Program and other Continuing Education courses

COLA’s Lab Director CME Program is approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as a way for physicians to qualify as the director of a moderate complexity laboratory. Learn More.

About COLA LabUniversity

MLE and ACP have partnered with COLA, the premier independent medical laboratory education, consultation, and accreditation organization, to provide online continuing education through LabUniversity, a distance learning program developed by COLA in response to the learning needs of physicians and laboratory staff.

The COLA LabUniversity program provides a convenient way to obtain laboratory training that will meet certification and licensing requirements. COLA is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E. Program. FLORIDA and CALIFORNIA P.A.C.E. credits comply with your state license requirements.

MLE participants are also eligible to receive 15% discount on many other LabUniversity courses.