Meetings and Educational Courses
|Surgical Pathology of the Head & Neck
|Dec 2-5, 2015
||New Orleans, LA
|Surgical Pathology of the Gastrointestinal Tract
|May 10-14, 2016
|Update in Pulmonary Pathology: Contemporary Classification and Diagnosis
|May 12-14, 2016
||Las Vegas, NV
|Dermatopathology: Contemporary Diagnostic Criteria and Strategies
|June 21-25, 2016
||San Diego, CA
|Pathology Update: State-of-the-Art Diagnostic Approaches to Surgical Pathology
|July 25-29, 2016
As the undisputed leader in science-based education,
ASCP offers a variety of educational meetings and conferences
for pathologists and laboratory professionals, including the ASCP
Annual Meeting, where you can network, share ideas with
colleagues, and gain valuable information and insight on new research
findings, current trends, and advances in pathology.
2015 is an exciting, multi-day
event for education and collegial exchange among the entire laboratory
The foundation of the meeting is robust educational programming
offering new and distilled information balanced with core knowledge to
encourage the rapid translation of scientific research into the
practice of pathology and laboratory medicine. Meeting participants
will experience the Society's value as a collaborative policy builder,
influential thought leader and promoter of safe and effective patient
care throughout the world.
To view ASCP's upcoming meetings and conferences or to register for a
specific meeting, click here
To aid you in your continued learning as a practicing pathologist, ASCP gives you access to hundreds of books on a wide array of topics relevant to the pathology and laboratory medicine fields.
With new titles and leading bestsellers, ASCP offers print and e-books so that studying can be easy and convenient whether you're at home, work, or on-the-go.
To browse our featured selections or find a specific book you need for a course, visit our online store by clicking here
To help you learn at your own pace and gauge your understanding as you go, ASCP offers a variety of self-study and assessment programs, including:
ASCP Case Reports (formerly CheckSample)--This online multi-purpose self-learning tool is offered in eight different series covering every major area of clinical and anatomic pathology. Peer-reviewed cases are posted bimonthly on a timely topic.
CheckPath--A combination glass-slide/virtual-slide/image-based assessment program. Five to seven cases with clinical histories are sent each quarter, and participants receive peer-reviewed interpretations for each case. Participants can earn 20-28 CME, CMLE, or SAM credit annually. This activity meets both Part II and Part IV MOC requirements. CheckPath Anatomic Pathology | CheckPath Clinical Pathology | CheckPath Hematopathology
GYN Assessment--Measure your team’s interpretive skills in gynecologic cytopathology testing and fulfill your CAP LAP accreditation requirements for interlaboratory comparison. Choose the date you wish to start. Then, you’ll receive 15 high-quality glass slide cases throughout the year. Detailed educational materials and individual comparative result reports are provided for each glass slide case. A year-end summary provides statistical performance reports for all individuals on your laboratory team, as well as the laboratory as a whole.
Non-GYN Assessment--Measure your team’s interpretive skills in non-gynecologic cytopathology and fulfill CAP LAP accreditation requirements for interlaboratory comparison. Like the GYN Assessment, choose the date you wish to start. Over a year, you will receive 20 high-quality glass slide cases. A year-end summary provides statistical performance for all individuals in your laboratory team.
GYN Lab Comparison--This comprehensive program fulfills all your gynecologic cytopathology proficiency testing and CAP LAP accreditation requirements for interlaboratory comparison. Choose the date of your ASCP GYN PT™ testing, slide type as well as a second date for your Lab Comparison shipment. Your ASCP Lab Comparison program consists of 12 high-quality glass slides, detailed comparative results and year end statistical summaries.
NonGYN Digital Image-- This program includes 20 diagnostically interesting NonGYN/FNB cases depicted by high-resolution digital images, followed by interlaboratory statistics and detailed case discussions. An ideal program to add to your educational library and teaching tool for staff, residents or fellows.
Pathologist Recertification Individualized Self-Assessment Examination (PRISE) -- ASCP's online, modular self-assessment and comprehensive educational tool specifically designed for pathologists and residents. PRISE gives you online access to hundreds of multiple-choice questions that are case-based, many with images, educational feedback, and references.
series, comprising 4 case studies, can be used as a multipurpose
learning and reference tool for pathologists and laboratory
professionals. Credits available include CME, SAMS, and CMLE.