NSH is excited to bring the 40th Annual Symposium/Convention to the Live Music Capital of the World, Austin, TX, August 22 - 27, 2014. The NSH Symposium/Convention is the event for histotechnologists to discover new methods, share best practices and preview the latest vendors have to offer. Your career is our passion. The National Convention has the education and access to industry experts that help you succeed. You might even have a little fun!
Online Registration is NOW open!
PDF Registration Brochure Coming Soon!
Sessions & Scientific Exhibits will take place in the Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX 78701. NSH has reserved rooms at the Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton Austin Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, The Courtyard Marriott, and The Residence Inn.
Who Should Attend
Histotechs/Cytotechs in Clinical, Veterinary and Research Settings
Students interested in a Histology Career
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!
Looking for Photos from past Symposium/Conventions? Click below to view photos taken in the past.
NSH Flickr Collection (a special thanks to Historian Skip Brown & Volunteer David Davis)