A distinguished panel of clinicians and patient advocates will provide their perspectives on the challenges and successes involved in establishing equal access to quality health care – with a focus on cervical cancer screening and treatment – in a range of global environments.
President Bill Clinton, the Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and the 42nd President of the United States and a champion for global health, will be the keynote speaker at the 2011 American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Annual Meeting on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm in Las Vegas. Read more.
Dr. Elenitoba-Johnson, presenter of the 2011 Arthur Purdy Stout Society Lecture for Pathologists, will address the impact and implications of personalized medicine and next-generation technologies on the routine practice of pathology and laboratory medicine. With the proliferation of new genetic and molecular technologies opening new clinical genetic vistas, this presentation is particularly timely. Read more.
In memory of Michele D. Raible, MD, PharmD, and her dedication to medical education and positive impact on the lives of medical students, ASCP has established the annual Michele D. Raible Lecture for Residents. The inaugural Michele D. Raible Lecture for Residents will be delivered at the 2011 ASCP Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 22, at 1:30pm in Las Vegas. Read more.
Paul Farmer, MD, PhD, founding director of Partners in Health (PIH) and dogged advocate of health care for the poor around the world, will present the Scientific Address at the 2011 American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Annual Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 20, in Las Vegas. His presentation follows the Opening Keynote on Wednesday, Oct. 19, by President Bill Clinton, Founder of the William J. Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States. Read more.
We're looking forward to seeing you at the 2011 ASCP Annual Meeting this October in Las Vegas. And, we want to thank you for being one of the first to register for the Annual Meeting by offering you an exclusive first option to upgrade your registration to the "Ultimate Annual Meeting Experience" with the new VIP Pass. Read more.
Before the plane touches down on the runway, you glimpse the shimmering towers of a city that appeals to pathologists and laboratory professionals alike. Las Vegas draws the young and the old, the rich and the comfortable, the restless and the intrepid, with its spinning roulette wheels, multicolored fountains, splendid showgirls, agile circus acrobats, and gondola rides along a Venetian-style Grand Canal. Read more.
In recognition of her contributions to laboratory medicine and for her efforts in promoting and exemplifying the highest qualities of a laboratory professional, ASCP has established the annual Barbara M. Castleberry Lecture, which will be presented at the national ASCP annual meeting every year to recognize an individual whose career mirrors the achievements of Barbara M. Castleberry, PhD, MT(ASCP). The inaugural Barbara M. Castleberry Lecture will take place at the 2011 ASCP Annual Meeting on Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 2:00pm in Las Vegas. Read more.
In the general sessions at the 2011 ASCP Annual Meeting/World Association of the Societies for Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASPaLM) XXVI World Congress, Oct. 19–22, Las Vegas, several world-renowned presenters will show considerable progress being made in delivering quality healthcare worldwide while pointing out more economic and political obstacles to overcome. Read more.
To help pathologists and laboratory professionals find job leads and make the most of their possibilities for advancement, ASCP will offer its third Career Fair during the 2011 Annual Meeting/World Association for the Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASPaLM) XXVI World Congress, Oct. 19–22, Las Vegas. While many prestigious companies participate in the ASCP Career Fair, another great resource for attendees is the master trainer and facilitator, Catherine Stakenas, President of CPS Corporate Consultants, Inc., Chicago. Read more.
Many innovations are planned for this year's American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, Oct.19 -22. As host to the World Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (WASPaLM) XXVI World Congress, ASCP's meeting will be a center of international pathology and laboratory science specialists, innovative interactive technologies, webcasts for virtual attendees, industry-sponsored educational sessions, and more. Read more.