Welcome Trainees!

Trainee Activities & Services


Trainee Lounge

Trainees are invited to visit the Trainee Lounge to meet with colleagues and recharge with complimentary refreshments.

The Trainee Lounge is located in ROOM 6 and will be open during the following hours:

Thursday, May 9 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday, May 10 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, May 11 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM


Pre-Meeting Educational Workshop

ISLH offers a full day pre-meeting workshop on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 (8:00 AM - 4:00 PM). This workshop will be presented by internationally recognized experts in Hematology and Coagulation areas. By attending this workshop, you will be exposed to up-to-date information on broad topics in Hematology including: benign hematologic disorders causing cytopenias and cytosis; standardization; and current practices in flow cytometry and molecular genetic testing.

ISLH offers a discounted Trainee rate of 50 USD for this full-day workshop.

Trainee Career Session

Held on Saturday, May 11 at 7:00 AM. Free to attend.

Building a career in laboratory hematology, what does it entail? Find out about career options and challenges in laboratory hematology.

Trainee Travel Awards

Each award winner will receive up to 2500 USD in travel reimbursement to attend the ISLH meeting. Award winners will be selected on merit by a program sub-committee headed by the Abstract and Poster Chairs.

Citizens of any country may apply for this award as long as they are currently enrolled in a training program. Abstract work must not be previously published, and a letter of support from the applicant's supervisor should be emailed to info@islh.org.

If you wish to apply for the Trainee Travel Award, simply check the appropriate box when submitting your abstract.