​​​​​​​​​​​General Information

The 2020 APHL NBS Virtual will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays over a four-week period from October 20 – November 12, 2020.

The symposium will include several plenary sessions per day along with posters and exhibits. The sessions will be 90 minutes long and will consist of a welcome, pre-recorded presentations (video and PowerPoint slides) and questions and answers. Posters will be viewable as an e-poster with a short video presentation. There will be a virtual exhibit hall with information on the latest in products and services and links to interact with exhibitor staff.

Connection Contest​

Visit all the exhibitors by Tuesday, Nov. 10th and ask them a question about their company, product or service and be eligible for amazing prizes!


​​Registration is now open.

Advance registration through APHL, accompanied by credit card or check, is required to attend 2020 APHL NBS Virtual. 

Registration Fees

  • Full Conference: $350​

  • Student: $100

  • One Day Only: $100


Continuing Education Credit

APHL is an approved provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences through the American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) PACE® program. Attendees have the opportunity to earn up to 30 contact hours by attending the entire conference.

APHL is an approved provider of Certified in Public Health (CPH) Recertification Credits through the National Board of Public Health Examiners (NBPHE). Attendees have the opportunity to earn up to 20 hours of credit by attending the entire conference. APHL will not issue certificates of attendance.

APHL has been approved to offer continuing medical education (CME), nursing (CNE) and heatlh education (CHES) credits and genetic counseling continuing education units (CEUs). See this link​ for more information.

Register for CEs

Consent to Use Photographic Images

Registration and attendance at or participation in APHL Meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to APHL’s us​e and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant’s or attendee’s image or voice, without compensation, in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events and activities.​