2016 Pathology Update Agenda

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Friday, November 4, 2016

0715 Registration and Breakfast
0750 Welcome
Dr. Avrum I. Gotlieb
Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology
Session 1
0800 Minimal Disease (Columnar Cell Lesions, FEA, ADH)
Dr. Anita Bane
0845 Papillary Lesion
Dr. Anna Marie Mulligan
0915 Panel Discussion
0930 Break
Session 2
1000 DCIS – Practical Challenges and Update on Biomarkers
Dr. Sharon Nofech-Mozes
1030 Luminal Breast Cancer, Ki67, Oncotype
Dr. Anita Bane
1115 Panel Discussion

Session 3
1230 Medico-legal Aspects in Breast Pathology
Dr. James Connolly
1315 Contemporary Handling of Breast Specimens
Dr. Kiran Jakate
1400 Panel Discussion
1430 Break
Session 4
1500 Spindle Cell Lesions
Dr. James Connolly
1530 Fibroepithelial Lesions
Dr. Naomi Miller
1600 Practical Tips on Immunohistochemistry Use in Cases Presenting Diagnostic Dilemmas
Dr. Elzbieta Slodkowska
1630 Panel Discussion
1645 Break
1700 Interesting Breast Cases (15 Minute case presentations)
Drs. Anita Bane, Hala Faragalla, Fang-I Lu and Sharon Nofech-Mozes

Saturday, November 5, 2016

0715 Registration and Breakfast
Session 1
0800 Molecular issues in Head and Neck Pathology
Dr. Ilan Weinreb
0830 Molecular issues in Gastrointestinal Pathology
Dr. Aaron Pollett
0910 Molecular issues in Gynecological Pathology
Dr. Blaise Clarke
0945 Panel Discussion
1000 Break
Session 2
1030 ASCO Guidelines on Molecular and Other Biomarkers in Breast Pathology
Dr. Martin Chang
1105 Molecular Issues in Skin
Dr. Victor Tron
1135 Role of Cytology in Molecular Testing
Dr. Scott Boerner
1205 Panel Discussion
1215 Evaluation and Adjournment