At the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting, you'll find practical content taught by some of the most respected leaders in the field, gaining knowledge to immediately improve patient care while building your skills in essential focus areas. Customize your learning with our personalized learning tracks featuring fundamental, advanced, and interactive sessions. Join us and experience over 250 hours of practical scientific education presented by some of the most respected leaders in the field today.


Gain Practical, Personalized Knowledge You Can Apply In Your Lab Today

At the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting you will gain advanced skills and the latest innovations directly applicable to your practice.

Seven focus areas

Learn practical skills in seven of the most challenging areas of clinical and anatomic diagnostic medicine:

  • Breast Pathology
  • Cytopathology
  • Head & Neck Pathology
  • Hematology & Hematopathology
  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Molecular Pathology & Diagnostics
  • Microbiology

Personalized, hands-on education

Customize your learning with our personalized learning tracks featuring fundamental, advanced, and interactive sessions. You can either complete an entire three-session track in a topic area, or select individual sessions that fit your needs, experience level, and aspirations.

With nearly 20 hours of interactive video microscopy tutorial sessions, you will experience case-based learning at its finest. As part of a truly interactive experience, bring particularly challenging slides from your daily practice to be examined and discussed on-site by session leaders and colleagues.

A faculty of world-class experts

At the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting, you'll find over 250 hours of practical scientific education presented by some of the most respected leaders in the field. You'll hear from globally-recognized change agents and respected experts, sharing their knowledge and skills with you about the critical issues and emerging trends affecting our profession.

Customize your learning experience by selecting from a wealth of sessions covering the latest techniques, innovations, and best practices immediately applicable to your day to day responsibilities.

Multiple societies—One meeting

The ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting brings together the annual meetings of ASCP, American Pathology Foundation (APF) and the Society for Hematopathology (SH), along with content from 15 other collaborating societies to provide the customized learning you need to master your specialty.

Learn new and essential concepts in laboratory management with over 25 comprehensive laboratory management courses including many sessions developed by APF experts!

With several organizations in one place, you can experience a wide array of subspecialty education to advance your practice.


Understand the Trends and Innovations Shaping the Future of Healthcare

The healthcare environment is rapidly changing, with new technologies and practices revolutionizing the diagnostic medicine profession. The ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting will provide you the knowledge you need to ensure you are prepared for the challenges ahead.


Get the Certification Support You Need All in One Place

Choose from a wealth of educational sessions offering credits toward your CMP or MOC requirements and complete your requirement in just three days.

Pathologists: Get all the SAM credits you need for MOC

Pathologists under MOC can earn up to 19.5 hours of SAM CME credit at the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting, completing your entire two-year SAM credit requirement in just three days. With the majority of our educational sessions offering SAM credits and 100+ sessions offering you up to 22.5 total CME credits, the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting has the education you need to stay current.

Lab Professionals: Discover education to keep you current under CMP

For laboratory professionals, the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting makes earning CE credits toward CMP easy, with up to 22.5 CMLE credits available throughout the meeting. Choose from sessions covering every topic area needed to meet your three-year recertification requirement.


Meet, Interact and Learn

At the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting you'll network with a diverse group of peers and get unique opportunities for knowledge exchange not available any other time or place.

A unique experience

Engage in a fun and engaging community atmosphere unlike any other meeting you've ever attended.

The ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting provides you with today's hottest topics and educational sessions taught by the best and brightest in the field, all in a personalized learning environment that will help you to build upon existing skills and learn new ones.

Re-invigorate your mind with three days of exciting learning, sharing, and connecting!

More than the sum of its parts-exchange knowledge and network

Interact and learn from your colleagues and members of the entire lab team at the ASCP 2017 Annual Meeting.

Learn from your peers' discoveries through our poster presentations and connect with exhibitors in our exhibit hall. Then, discuss the day's events as you network with peers and faculty at our daily receptions.

Evolve and improve your skills as you connect and grow with the pathology and lab medicine community!