The 2017 ACLA Annual Meeting will be held on March 23, 2017, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, oncologist and cancer researcher at Columbia University and New York Times best-selling author of The Gene: An Intimate History. Chair of the House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Health, Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX), M.D., will lead off the meeting and address pressing health care issues during the first 100 days of the Trump Administration and the 115th Congress. In addition, Marc Boutin, CEO of the National Health Council will moderate a panel featuring patient advocacy organizations and Karen Glassman of the HHS Office of the Inspector General will discuss current laboratory compliance issues. Other speakers will include representatives from laboratories, government, and the payor community.