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  • Diagnostic Pearls for the Practicing Pathologist: Focus on Gynecologic, Head and Neck, Gastrointestinal and Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology

Lecture Titles

  1.   Breast Biopsy Conundrums: Sclerosing and Papillary Frustrations (Kristen Atkins M.D.)
  2.   An Update on Gastric Neoplasia (Rish Pai M.D., Ph.D.)
  3.   Challenges (And Tips) in the Diagnosis of Follicular Patterned Thyroid Neoplasms (Chris Griffith M.D.)
  4.   WHO Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors Update: What the General Practicing Pathologist Should Know (Scott Kilpatrick M.D.)
  5.   Updates on Breast Carcinoma: From Hormone Receptor Reporting in Classification of Carcinomas (Kristen Atkins M.D.)
  6.   Biopsy Diagnosis of Inflammatory Diseases of the Colon (Rish Pai M.D., Ph.D.)
  7.   Diagnosis and Ancillary Testing in Human Papillomavirus Associated Carcinomas of the Head and Neck (Chris Griffith M.D.)
  8.   Common Non-Neoplastic Orthopedic Surgical Pathology Problems: Including "Pesky" Frozen Sections for Neutrophils in Revision Arthroplasty! How Do We Handle These at the Clinic (Scott Kilpatrick M.D.)
  9.   Indeterminant Risk Lesions of the Breast: From LCIS to Radial Scars (Kristen Atkins M.D.)
  10.   Common Dilemmas in Colorectal Carcinoma Reporting (Rish Pai M.D., Ph.D.)
  11.   Hyaline Cartilage Lesions of Bone: Can We Reliably Distinguish Benign from Malignant? (Scott Kilpatrick M.D.)
  12.   Endometrial Biopsies: From EIN to Subclassification of Carcinomas (Kristen Atkins M.D.)
  13.   Barrett's Esophagus and Early Esophageal Neoplasia (Rish Pai M.D., Ph.D.)
  14.   Common Differential Diagnoses in the Histologic Diagnosis of Salivary Gland Tumors (Chris Griffith M.D.)
  15.   Updates on the Current Classification of Fatty Tumors of Soft Tissue: When is Molecular Testing Cost-Effective and Appropriate? (Scott Kilpatrick M.D.)
  16.   Cytologic Evaluation of Salivary Gland Tumors Using a Patterned-Based Approach and the Milan System (Chris Griffith M.D.)
  17.   Medicolegal Pitfalls: The Treachery of Giant Cell Rich Lesions of Bone and Soft Tissue (Scott Kilpatrick M.D.)
  18.   Cytology and Small Biopsies of the Lower Gynecologic Tract (Kristen Atkins M.D.)
  19.   An Approach to Gastrointestinal Eosinophilia (Rish Pai M.D., Ph.D.)
  20.   Squamous Dysplasia and Squamous Cell Carcinoma Variants in the Head and Neck (Chris Griffith M.D.)



October 18       Registration ends: December 10, 

Course removed: January 1 2022



John R. Goldblum
John R. Goldblum , M.D.  (Course Director)
Affiliation : Cleveland Clinic
Kristen A. Atkins
Kristen A. Atkins , M.D.  
Affiliation : University of Virginia Health System
Chris  Griffith
Chris Griffith , M.D.  
Affiliation : Cleveland Clinic
Scott E. Kilpatrick
Scott E. Kilpatrick , M.D.  
Affiliation : Robert J Tomsich Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute
Additional : Cleveland Clinic
Rish K. Pai
Rish K. Pai , M.D., Ph.D.  
Affiliation : Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Dates : October 18 2021 - October 21 2021
  • Tuition : $1,145.00
  • Location : Fairmont Kea Lani Maui
    Maui, HI - LIVE
  • Location : STREAMING
  • Accreditation : 20 CME Hours

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The course contents were excellent and the streaming was flawless - I had absolutely no issues at all. Thank you for a very enjoyable conference. I hope I can attend in person next time.

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