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Lecture Titles

  1.   Lipomatous Neooplasms: A Practical Approach (Karen Fritchie M.D.)
  2.   It's a Trap! Pitfalls in Diagnosing Head and Neck, Squamous, Dysplasia and Carcinoma (Justin Bishop M.D.)
  3.   Lobular Carcinoma of the Breast (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  4.   Challenging Esophageal Squamous Pathology: Navigating the Complexities of Inflammatory and Early Neoplastic Lesions (Gregory Lauwers M.D.)
  5.   Common Intra-Abdominal and Retroperitoneal Spindle Cell Lesions (Karen Fritchie M.D.)
  6.   Nothing to Spit At: Newly Defined and Recently Refined Salivary Gland Tumors (Justin Bishop M.D.)
  7.   Less Common Triple Negative Breast Carcinomas (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  8.   The Diversity of Gastric Polyps: Understanding Their Heterogeneity and Multi-Lineage Differentiation (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  9.   Cutaneous Soft Tissue Tumors (Karen Fritchie M.D.)
  10.   Roid" Rage: Common Thyroid Gland Lesions and Pitfalls (Justin Bishop M.D.)
  11.   Approach to Spindle Cell Lesions of the Breast (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  12.   When Treatment Becomes the Problem: Navigating Iatrogenic Pathology of the Gastrointestinal Tract (Gregory Lauwers M.D.)
  13.   Sarcomas and the Utility of "NextGen" Immunohistochemistry: What's New? (Karen Fritchie M.D.)
  14.   Not Just for Smokers Any More: An Update on HPV-Related Head and Neck Cancer (Justin Bishop M.D.)
  15.   Fibroepithelial Lesions (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  16.   Beyond the Norm: Exploring Non-Conventional Dysplasia in the Gastrointestinal Tract - Their Types and Diagnosis (Gregory Lauwers M.D.)
  17.   Core Biopsy of Soft Tissue Tumors: Tips and Tricks to Stay Out of Trouble (Karen Fritchie M.D.)
  18.   Head (and Neck) Scratchers: Challenging ENT Pathology Cases (Justin Bishop M.D.)
  19.   Updates on Diagnosis and Management of Borderline Breast Lesions on Core Biopsy (Gregor Krings M.D.)
  20.   Unraveling the Spectrum of Small Bowel Enteropathy: From Celiac Disease to Non-Celiac Sprue and Beyond (Gregory Lauwers M.D.)

John R. Goldblum
John R. Goldblum , M.D.  (Course Director)
Affiliation : Cleveland Clinic
Justin A. Bishop
Justin A. Bishop , M.D.  
Affiliation : UT Southwestern Medical Center
Karen  Fritchie
Karen Fritchie , M.D.  
Affiliation : Mayo Clinic, Dept of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Rochester MN
Gregor  Krings
Gregor Krings , M.D.  
Affiliation : University of California San Francisco
Gregory Y. Lauwers
Gregory Y. Lauwers , M.D.  
Affiliation : Massachusets General Hospital
Physicians Assistants (P.A.), Fellows or Residents
If you are a Physicians Assistant (P.A.), Fellow or Resident, we offer a special course rate. Please email or call 925-376-0217 to find out more information.
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