The Basics of Histologic Techniques: Processing and Embedding of Tissue Samples

Recorded On: 10/15/2020

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This workshop is designed for individuals that are just starting to train in the field of histotechnology or preparing for a certification or licensure exam. We will cover the basic concepts of fixation and their relation to the processing of tissue samples and the importance of correct orientation of tissue samples during embedding. This workshop will be presented at an educational level based on teaching experience and published literature.

CEUs: This histology course is worth 1 continuing education credit. Course is available for 365 days from date of purchase. 

Jerry Santiago, PhD, HTL(ASCP)QIHC

Professor of Histology/HT Program Director

Florida State College at Jacksonville

Jerry Santiago is currenlty the Program Director and a Professor of Histology for Florida State College at Jacksonville Histologic Technology Program. He has been involved with the National Society in several key volunteer roles including sitting on the Board of Directors, leading NSH Committees as a Chair and serving in the House of Delegates. He has participated in committees for the College of American Pathologist and has presented numerous workshops at the local, state, national and international level both in English and Spanish.


The Basics of Histologic Techniques: Processing and Embedding of Tissue Samples
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Open to view video. Objectives: Identify the relation between tissue fixation and tissue processing; Recognize the appropriate embedding process of tissue samples according to structure; Explain the importance of maintaining the integrity of the tissue sample from fixation to embedding.
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1.00 CEUs credit  |  Certificate available
1.00 CEUs credit  |  Certificate available