Join us as we kick off the
40th Annual Symposium/Convention in high
Texas style at the Annual NSH Awards
Ceremony and Celebration. The event bestows
over $40,000 in scholarships and awards
celebrating the value, leadership and
influence of your peers in the histology
Once dinner is done and the
awards have been handed out enjoy an evening
of dancing and fun with your colleagues.
Tickets cost $40.00 and include
the cocktail reception, dinner and dancing.
They can be purchased when you
register or online at a later date. Tickets
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cocktail Hour sponsored by Sakura
Finetek, USA 7:00pm
- 9:00pm Dinner
& Awards Ceremony 9:00pm
- 11:00pm Entertainment &
Dancing arranged by the Texas
Society for Histotechnology
NSH STUFF YOUR SUITCASE
Each year the NSH
Convention Committee teams up with the Local
Host Committee to to help a charitable
organization in the Convention’s host city.
We challenge you to Stuff Your
Suitcase with inexpensive items the
chosen charity needs.
This year we stuff our
suitcase with items for the Austin
Animal Center. The Austin Animal
Center is the largest no-kill municipal
animal center in Central Texas, providing
shelter and veterinary services to more than
20,000 animals annually. This facility
accepts stray and owned animals regardless
of age, health, species or breed.
Their goal is to place all adoptable
animals in forever homes through adoptions,
foster care or rescue partner groups.
Animal Services has numerous programs
and partnerships designed to help pets in
the center, in the community and in the
home. In 2013, the Austin Animal
Center placed 14,079 pets through adoption
and rescue partners.
• fleece for bedding, used
or gently worn animal bedding
• wetfood for cats -
• dog chews, kongs and
• cat toys of all kinds
Items will be collected
by the Local Host Team at the Austin, TX
PR Table near registration and delivered
the week of the Convention.
Annual NSH Symposium/Convention
excited to bring the 40th
the Live Music Capital of
the World, Austin, TX,
August 22 - 27, 2014. The
is the event for
discover new methods,
share best practices and
preview the latest vendors
have to offer. Your
career is our passion.
Convention has the
education and access to
industry experts that help
you succeed.You might
even have a little
& 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
Should Attend Lab
in Clinical, Veterinary
and Research Settings Students
interested in a Histology
involved in the
collection, processing and
evaluation of tissue
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
Workshops- Hands-on workshops
held in the Computer
will have access to the
use of a computer to
enhance the learning
Wet-Workshops- Hands-on workshops held
with the purpose of
technique or process.
with and are exposed to
chemicals and reagents.
Gain a global
perspective on the
science and industry.
Two days of Free
One Hour Lectures!
visit nsh.org for more details. Hope
to see you there!
MOHS tech opportunity:
time position in a Dallas private
dermatology practice for an experienced MOHs
Histotechnician that includes a competitive
salary and full benefits. The hours are from
7:30 - 4:00pm Monday through Friday.