2023 Classic Lectures in Pathology: What You Need to Know: Gastrointestinal Pathology - A CME Teaching Activity

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AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.5

Keywords: Gastrointestinal Pathology CME

Product ID: CLPGIV23

CME Video Overview
This pathology CME video activity offers a practical review of gastrointestinal pathology combining basic to advanced techniques, pearls and pitfalls to pathologic diagnosis and case reviews.

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About This CME Teaching Activity
This CME Activity offers a practical review of gastrointestinal pathology combining basic to advanced techniques, pearls and pitfalls to pathologic diagnosis and case reviews.

Target Audience
This CME activity is intended and designed to educate pathologists.

Educational Objectives
At the completion of this CME teaching activity, you should be able to:
  • Discuss the spectrum of gluten-related disorders and current optimum testing for celiac disease.
  • Describe the updated epidemiology of cancer risk and Barrett esophagus and the current data on the efficacy of endoscopic surveillance.
  • Recognize the major diagnostic pitfalls in the diagnosis of Barrett’s esophagus and Barrett’s-related dysplasia.
  • Discuss the more recently recognized variants of ulcerative colitis as well as some of the issues related to diagnosing dysplasia in the setting of IBD.
  • Identify some of the major diagnostic issues in the most common colorectal polyps including serrated polyps.
  • Discuss the effects of contemporary therapy on the pathology and management of patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Describe the role of the pathologist in helping to manage patients with IBD-related dysplasia and neoplasia.
  • Identify the biliary pattern of injury on liver biopsy.
  • Recognize distinguishing features of steatosis from steatohepatitis.
  • List the appropriate immunohistochemical work-up of primary liver tumors.
  • Develop an understanding of the characteristic histologic features that allow clear separation of the acute and chronic hepatitis patterns.
  • Develop an understanding of the utility of clinical history and laboratory findings in averting misinterpretation of histologic findings in medical liver biopsies.
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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 enduring material for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All activity participants are required to take a written or online test in order to be awarded credit. (Exam materials, if ordered, will be sent with your order.) All course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for these programs may be claimed until March 14, 2026.
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, a leader in accredited continuing education since 1975.

This activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements.
Karen Joy Fritchie, M.D.
Associate Professor
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Rochester, MN

John R. Goldblum, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Anatomic Pathology, Cleveland Clinic
Professor of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic
Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, OH
John Hart, M.D.
Sections of Surgical Pathology & Hepatology
University of Chicago Medical Center 
Chicago, IL

Rish K. Pai, M.D., Ph.D.
Consultant in Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Pathology
Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ

Meredith Pittman, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY

Rhonda K. Yantiss, M.D.
Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York, NY

Session 1

Patterns of Esophagitis
Rhonda Yantiss, M.D.

Controversies in the Diagnosis of Barrett's Esophagus
John R. Goldblum, M.D.

Session 2

IBD and its Mimics
Rhonda Yantiss, M.D.

IBD and IBD-Related Dysplasia
John R. Goldblum, M.D. 

Session 3

Intra-abdominal and Retroperitoneal Spindle Cell Neoplasms: A Practical Approach
Karen Joy Fritchie, M.D.

The Differential Diagnosis of Celiac Disease
Rhonda Yantiss, M.D.

Session 4

Nomenclature of Colorectal Polyps: Controversies and Confusion
John R. Goldblum, M.D. 

Biopsy Diagnosis of Inflammatory Diseases of the Colon
Rish K. Pai, M.D., Ph.D.

Session 5

Acute and Chronic Hepatitis
John Hart, M.D.

What To Do When the Liver is Blue: Inflammatory Disorders of the Liver
Meredith Pittman, M.D.

Session 6

Hepatocellular Mass Lesions - New Aspects of Old Problems
John Hart, M.D.

Fatty Liver: Steatosis, Steatohepatitis, and Fat-Containing Lesions
Meredith Pittman, M.D.

Session 7

NASH and the Differential Diagnosis of Steatohepatitis
John Hart, M.D.

What Doctors Should Understand About Liver Transplantation
Meredith Pittman, M.D.