Pathology Review Breast, Head and Neck, Endocrine, Soft Tissue and Dermatopathology for the General Pathologist – Edusymp

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Pathology Review Breast, Head and Neck, Endocrine, Soft Tissue and Dermatopathology for the General Pathologist – Edusymp

This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate pathologists.


Educational Objectives
At the completion of this CME teaching activity, you should be able to:
  • Better understand the WHO update on epithelial proliferations of the breast.
  • More accurately diagnose in-situ carcinomas and problematic lesions in the breast.
  • Recognize papillary lesions of the breast.
  • Better understand uses and limitations of immunochemistry in breast pathology.
  • More accurately diagnose lesions of the endocrine organs.
  • Recognize, assess and diagnose common and uncommon breast lesions more easily.
  • More accurately evaluate lumpectomy margins.
  • Better understand molecular classification of breast cancer.
  • More accurately recognize and evaluate soft tissue and dermatopathology lesions.
  • Recognize mimickers and variants of unique head and neck tumors

Release Date

07/01/15

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™17.0

 

Topics & Speakers:

Session 1

WHO Update on Epithelial Proliferations of the Breast
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Session 2

Lobular Carcinoma In-situ and Problematic In-situ Lesions
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Uses and Limitations of Immunohistochemistry in Breast Pathology
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Session 3

Diagnostically Challenging Surgical Pathology Lesion of Endocrine Organs Part 1
Lester D.R. Thompson, M.D.

Session 4

Diagnostically Challenging Surgical Pathology Lesion of Endocrine Organs Part 2
Lester D.R. Thompson, M.D.

Session 5

Molecular Classification of Breast Cancer: Where are We and Where are We going?
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Session 6

Problematic Issues in Breast Core Needle Biopsies
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Lumpectomy Margin Evaluation in the Contemporary Practice of Breast Pathology
Stuart J. Schnitt, M.D.

Session 7

Soft Tissue Tumors in Childhood
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.

Social Media for Pathologists: Why Twitter and Facebook Aren’t Just for Kids
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.

Session 8

Vascular Tumors: New Updates and Old Pitfalls
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.

Immunohistochemistry (and Molecular Tests) in Soft Tissue Tumors: Beyond Vimentin
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.

Interactive Case Presentation – Question and Answer
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.

Session 9

Unique Head and Neck Lesions Part 1
Lester D.R. Thompson, M.D.

Session 10

Unique Head and Neck Lesions Part 2
Lester D.R. Thompson, M.D.