A Practical Approach to Surgical and Cytopathology

04/19/18 - 04/21/18 All day
Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton, Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA, United States Hotel del Coronado, Curio Collection by Hilton, Orange Avenue, Coronado, CA, United States

This seminar has been designed to provide a practical and comprehensive review of a variety of topics in surgical pathology including gastrointestinal, genitourinary, head and neck, soft tissue and hepatic pathology. This course will include an overview of diagnostic pearls which allow for an accurate diagnosis as well as how to best avoid important diagnostic pitfalls. Some of the discussion will be related to pertinent diagnostic immunohistochemical and molecular genetic techniques which allow the pathologist to refine their diagnosis, as well as significant opportunity for interactive discussion between members and participants.


Thursday, April 19

8:00 – 8:10 a.m.

Welcome and Introduction

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Precursors of Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma

2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Diagnostic Challenges in Prostate Needle Biopsies


Friday, April 20

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Controversies in the Diagnosis of Barrett’s Esophagus

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.

Pitfalls and Pearls in Bladder Biopsy and TURBT Specimens

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma: Variants and Selected Challenges

12:15 – 1:00 p.m.

Nomenclature of Colorectal Polyps: Controversies and Confusion


Saturday, April 21

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Dealing with Small Samples: Pulmonary Cytology-Histology Correlation

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Renal Tumors with Eosinophilic Cytoplasm: A Practical Approach

12:15 – 1:00 p.m.

IBD and IBD-Related Dysplasia


close