The 43rd Annual Symposium/Convention will be held September 15-20, 2017
in Orlando, FL.
Our 41st Annual KSH Symposium will be held again in Louisville on March 10 and 11th, 2017 at a new venue for us - Hilton Garden Inn Airport, 2735 Crittenden Drive, Louisville, 40209. The hotel is conveniently located to Churchill Downs, University of Louisville, KY Expo Center, and Downtown Louisville.
They have 30 rooms blocked for us for Thursday and Friday evenings, but their rooms are a bit pricey at $159 per night, at the discounted rate. You might be able to find cheaper rates on your own at other hotels near the Hilton:
Ramada Louisville Expo Center
2912 Crittenden Drive
Four Points by Sheraton
2850 Crittenden Drive
Comfort Inn Suites
653 Phillips Ln
800 Phillips Ln
The 2017 Program and Registration form is now available for download. Watch your email for reminders and any late-breaking news.......
Bernadine Jones Educational Scholarship
The Bernadine Jones Educational Scholarship will be presented annually to the most deserving candidate who wishes to pursue educational opportunities. Eligibility for this award is a minimum of one year membership in the Kentucky Society for Histotechnology and a wrritten evaluation from a pathologist or supervisor regarding the applicant’s suitability as a recipient of the scholarship. Click here to download the application form.
Histotechnologist of the Year Award
This award recognizes a member of the Kentucky Society for Histotechnology who has contributed significantly to the field of Histotechnology; one who has made an outstanding contribution by serving the Society, and who, by example has inspired others. Eligibility for the award is membership in the Kentucky Society for Histotechnology in excess of one calendar year, prior to nomination with membership current. Click here to download the application form.
MTS (Marston Technical Services)-KSH Symposium Travel Scholarship
MTS (Marston Technical Services) wants YOU to come to our annual Symposium. The criteria are pretty simple: be a KSH member for at least a year, want to attend but not be sponsored by your company, and live 50 miles or more from the venue. If this is you, or someone you know, apply or nominate NOW! MTS will provide the winner with $250 in travel expenses to attend the Symposium. This would include hotel, symposium registration, annual KSH membership and meals. You will be reimbursed through KSH for your gas and Friday night meal. Click here to download the application.
Interested in exhibiting? Contact Cynthia Long (firstname.lastname@example.org) or click here for a downloadable Vendor Information and Registration form for 2017.