4th Annual Surgical Pathology Update: Diagnostic Pearls for the Practicing Pathologist Live Webcast

10/24/19 - 10/26/19
Wynn Las Vegas | Las Vegas, NV

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 17.5

Category A CE Credits:

About the Meeting
This seminar has been designed to provide a practical and comprehensive review of a number of practical topics in surgical pathology including gastrointestinal, pulmonary, gynecologic, hepatobiliary, genitourinary, and soft tissue pathology. This course will include an overview of diagnostic pearls which allow for accurate diagnosis as well as clues as to how to avoid the most common diagnostic pitfalls. A portion of the discussion will be related to appropriate diagnostic immunohistochemical and molecular genetics tests which allow the pathologist to refine their diagnosis. There will also be significant opportunity for interactive discussion between faculty members and participants.

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About The Meeting
This seminar has been designed to provide a practical and comprehensive review of a number of practical topics in surgical pathology including gastrointestinal, pulmonary, gynecologic, hepatobiliary, genitourinary, and soft tissue pathology. This course will include an overview of diagnostic pearls which allow for accurate diagnosis as well as clues as to how to avoid the most common diagnostic pitfalls. A portion of the discussion will be related to appropriate diagnostic immunohistochemical and molecular genetics tests which allow the pathologist to refine their diagnosis. There will also be significant opportunity for interactive discussion between faculty members and participants.

Target Audience
This CME activity is primarily designed to educate practicing pathologists.

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Discuss the most common benign and malignant well-differentiated lipomatous tumor.
  • Describe the most useful immunohistochemical and molecular genetic tests in distinguishing soft tissue tumors with the most common patterns.
  • Identify the recent WHO classification of renal cell carcinoma, including the distinction of cortical and medullary-based tumors.
  • Recognize morphologic features that distinguish conventional and variant morphology of urothelial carcinoma.
  • Understand how to diagnose endometrial hyperplasia and metaplasia.
  • Distinguish between different subtypes of endometrial carcinoma, including the role of molecular testing.
  • Differentiate gastroesophageal reflux disease from other types of esophageal injury.
  • Recognize key features of celiac disease and other disorders that cause villous blunting.
  • Discuss the utility of clinical and morphologic features and immunohistochemical stains in the differential diagnosis of hepatocellular mass lesions.
  • Identify key clinical and laboratory features that allow specific diagnoses for medical liver biopsies exhibiting the acute and chronic hepatitis patterns of injury.
  • List the key pathologic features of usual interstitial pneumonia.
  • Recognize key changes in diagnosis and therapy pertaining to lung pathology.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in continuing medical education since 1975.

Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia appreciates our corporate supporters and exhibitors. A list of industry supporters will be provided and acknowledged at the meeting.

Registration Information
Tuition for live conference includes all course materials, including a comprehensive electronic course syllabus (printed color syllabus available for $95), daily continental breakfasts and coffee breaks. Early registration is strongly suggested. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after October 15, 2019. Minimum and maximum attendance levels have been established for this meeting. If your registration cannot be accepted, you will be issued a full tuition refund.


Tuition for live webcast includes participation for one registrant. Each registrant must sign-in on a separate computer to receive credit. Prior to the meeting we will send you further information about the log in process. We will also send you a comprehensive color electronic course syllabus via email. If you have any questions or problems logging into the meeting we will have support personnel available at 813-806-1000. There will be a $100 surcharge for anyone registering after October 15, 2019.

Please note: A minimum number of registrants is required to live webcast this course. If the minimum number is not met by September 27, 2019 the live webcast activity may be cancelled and a full refund issued.

Cancellations
Cancellations must be received in writing by sending an e-mail to cancel@edusymp.com. There is a $50 processing fee applied to all cancellations. Cancellations made in writing prior to September 27, 2019 will be issued a refund for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after September 27, 2019.

Disclaimer
Educational Symposia (ESI) as planner and presenter of this meeting, and Professional Travel as the official travel agency for this meeting, claim no liability for the acts of any suppliers or the safety of any attendees while in transit to, from, or during this event or any optional activities. The total amount of liability, if any, for the meeting organizer is limited to a refund of the registration fee, and Professional Travel's responsibility is limited to that of an agent.

Special Note for the Disabled
Educational Symposia wishes to ensure that no individual with a disability is excluded, denied services, segregated or otherwise treated differently from other individuals because of the absence of auxiliary aids and services. If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact our office at (813) 806-1000.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia

Meeting Accreditation
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
American Board of Pathology (ABP) Maintenance of Certification: This activity provides up to 17.5 SAM eligible CME for the American Board of Pathology MOC Program. Participants must take and pass a post-test in order to earn SAM credit.
Program Director: John R. Goldblum, M.D.

John R. Goldblum, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic
Professor of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

John Hart, M.D.
Professor
Sections of Surgical Pathology & Hepatology
University of Chicago Medical Center 
Chicago, IL

Michelle S. Hirsch, M.D., Ph.D.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Chief, Genitourinary Pathology Division
Staff Pathologist, Women's Perinatal Pathology
Associate Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, M.D.
Director, Pulmonary Pathology
Department of Pathology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Marisa Rose Nucci, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Director, Pathology Residency Training Program
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA

Rhonda K. Yantiss, M.D.
Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2019
   
7:00 – 8:00 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 8:10 Welcome and Introduction
John R. Goldblum, M.D.
   
8:10 – 9:10 The Trouble with Fat: Diagnostic Issues with Well-Differentiated Lipomatous Tumors
John R. Goldblum, M.D.
   
9:10 – 10:10 A Diagnostic Approach to the many Subtypes of Renal Cell Carcinoma
Michelle S. Hirsch, M.D., Ph.D.
   
10:10 – 10:30 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:30 – 11:30 Patterns of Esophagitis
Rhonda K. Yantiss, M.D.
   
11:30 – 12:30 PM All You Ever Wanted to Know About UIP
Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, M.D.
   
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch On Your Own
   
1:30 – 2:30 Practical Approach to the Endometrial Biopsy I: Endometrial Hyperplasia and Metaplasia
Marisa Rose Nucci, M.D.
   
2:30 – 3:30 Hepatocellular Mass Lesions - New Aspects of Old Problems
John Hart, M.D.
   
3:30 – 3:45 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
3:45 – 4:45 Urothelial Carcinoma, Conventional versus Variant Morphology
Michelle S. Hirsch, M.D., Ph.D.
   
4:45 – 5:45 IBD and its Mimics
Rhonda K. Yantiss, M.D.
   
5:45 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, October 25, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 9:00 Not Your Grandpa’s Thoracic Pathology: Changes in Concepts, Diagnoses, Terminology, and Therapy in the last 10 years
Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, M.D.
   
9:00 – 10:00 Practical Approach to the Endometrial Biopsy II: Endometrial Carcinoma
Marisa Rose Nucci, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 11:15 Acute and Chronic Hepatitis - Still Important in 2019
John Hart, M.D.
   
11:15 – 12:15 PM A Contemporary Approach to Prostate Adenocarcinoma, Including Poor Prognostic Factors
John Hart, M.D.
   
12:15 – 1:00 Controversies in Lung Pathology
Sanjay Mukhopadhyay, M.D.
   
1:00 End of Session
   
SATURDAY, October 26, 2019
   
7:30 – 8:00 AM Continental Breakfast for Registrants
   
8:00 – 9:00 NASH and the Differential Diagnosis of Steatohepatitis
John Hart, M.D.
   
9:00 – 10:00 Common Morphologic Patterns of Soft Tissue Tumors, Part I
John R. Goldblum, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break for Registrants
   
10:15 – 11:15 Common Morphologic Patterns of Soft Tissue Tumors, Part II
John R. Goldblum, M.D.
   
11:15 – 12:00 PM The Differential Diagnosis of Celiac Disease
Rhonda K. Yantiss, M.D.
   
12:00 – 12:45 Update on Endocervical Glandular Neoplasia
Marisa Rose Nucci, M.D.
   
12:45 End of Course
   
  Faculty and topics subject to change
 
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