• Medical scientists take first industrial action in over 50 years

    On the pickets at Beaumont Hospital Dublin
  • COVID 19 Hidden Heroes

    Preparing specimens for COVID 19 testing at OLOL Hospital Drogheda
  • MLSA AGM 2019

    MLSA Executive Committee at MLSA AGM 2019, part of LabCon 2019 in Kilkenny
  • Medical Scientists 20 year claim for parity and equal pay

    Picketing at Mullingar Hospital

Who We Are

The Medical Laboratory Scientists Association is the sole trade union representing almost 2000 Medical Scientists in Ireland who provide laboratory services to Health Service Executive and Public Voluntary Hospitals, Private Hospitals and laboratories, the Irish Blood Transfusion Service and Universities in Ireland. Information on what medical scientists do can be found in our Careers section.

The MLSA is an affiliate of SIPTU and a member of the Irish Congress of Trade Unions (ICTU).