NSH is bringing the 39th Annual Symposium/Convention to one the of the most compact, but thriving American cities, Providence, RI. The vibrancy of the city and fantastic amenities create a very welcoming and personal service that visitors love! The NSH Symposium/Convention is the event for histotechnologists to discover new methods, share best practices and preview what the latest vendors have to offer. The National Convention has the education and access to industry experts that help you succeed. You might even have a little fun.
When & Where
Symposium Dates: September 20-25, 2013
Scientific Exhibits: September 22-24, 2013
Sessions & Scientific Exhibits will take place in the Rhode Island Convention Center, One Sabin St., Providence, RI 02903-1814. NSH has reserved rooms at the Courtyard Providence Downtown, Hilton Downtown Providence, Providence Marriott Downtown, Renaissance Providence Downtown Hotel, and The Westin Providence. Please visit our hotel information page for complete details regarding room rates, etc.
Who Should Attend
- Lab Supervisors/Managers
- Histotechs/Cytotechs in Clinical, Veterinary and Research Settings
- Students interested in a Histology Career
- Histology/Histotechnology Teachers
- Anyone involved in the collection, processing and evaluation of tissue samples
Unique Learning Opportunities
Workshops - In depth educational sessions given by industry leaders covering all aspects of histology. Sessions run 90 minutes, 3 hours (half-day) or 6 hours (full-day)
Computer Workshops - Hands-on workshops held in the Computer Lab. Attendees will have access to the use of a computer to enhance the learning experience. Attendance is limited
Wet-Workshops - Hands-on workshops held with the purpose of demonstrating a technique or process. Participants work with and are exposed to equipment, specimens, chemicals and reagents. Attendance is limited
Lecture Series – Gain a global perspective on the science and industry. Two days of Free One Hour Lectures!