Symposia at Sea: Pathology of the Gastrointestinal Tract on Cruise Control

05/25/19 - 06/01/19
Sapphire Princess | London (Southampton), England

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.0

Category A CE Credits:

PATHC19M
Book by January 25, 2019
$1095.00 per person - per symposium
Early registration is strongly suggested.

MUST reserve cruise through Professional Travel PRIOR to registration.

Call (813)806-1050 direct, Monday - Friday 8:30 - 5:00 PM EST.


Non-US/Canadian Residents - register for cruise symposia ONLY through Professional Travel via email at: travel@edusymp.com.
Cruise Itinerary

Day Port/Date Arrive Depart
1 London (Southampton), England
Saturday, May 25
  4:00 PM
       
2 At Sea
Sunday, May 26
   
       
3 La Coruna, Spain (for Santiago de Compostela)
Monday, May 27
7:00 AM 4:00 PM
       
4 Bilbao, Spain
Tuesday, May 28
8:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
5 Bordeaux (Le Verdon), France
Wednesday,  May 29
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
6 At Sea
Thursday, May 30
   
       
6 Guernsey (St. Peter Port)
Friday, May 31
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
7 London (Southampton), England
Saturday, June 1
7:00 AM  

About The Meeting
This seminar is designed to provide a practical review of current topics in gastrointestinal pathology. Dr. Elizabeth Montgomery will discuss basic to advanced topics, pitfalls and pearls to gastrointestinal pathology diagnosis. Topics will range from iatrogenic pathology to polyps throughout the gastrointestinal tract to mesenchymal lesions.

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

Educational Objectives
Attendees should, at the completion of this course, be able to:
  • Discuss iatrogenic forms of gastrointestinal tract injury.
  • Be aware of pitfalls in interpreting endoscopic resection samples, especially from the esophagus.
  • Recognize, assess and diagnose gastric polyps, dysplasia and their clinical correlations.
  • Address various types of neoplastic and non-neoplastic small intestinal pathology.
  • Recognize various unusual forms of gastric carcinoma.
  • Be aware of unusual types of colitis as well as classic forms.
  • Master the new classifications and staging of appendiceal neoplasms.
  • Recognize various types of syndromic and sporadic polyps of the colorectum.
  • Recognize several pitfalls in immunolabeling of various types of gastrointestinal tract lesions.
  • Develop an approach to gastrointestinal mesenchymal lesions.
  • Explain the importance of location within the layers of the gastrointestinal tissues to better classify various tumor types.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, the leader in continuing medical education since 1975.


Acknowledgement
Educational Symposia has received no corporate support for this symposium.


Registration Information
Early registration is strongly suggested. Tuition includes a comprehensive downloadable electronic course syllabus. Meeting Cancellations must be received in writing prior to March 11, 2019. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to March 11, 2019 will be issued for the amount of tuition paid less the $50 processing fee. No refunds will be made on or after that date.
Scientific Sponsor
Educational Symposia
Accreditation

Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Educational Symposia designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Elizabeth Montgomery, M.D.
Professor of Pathology, Oncology, and
Orthopedic Surgery
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2019
   
8:00 – 8:05 AM Welcome and Announcements
   
8:05 – 9:00 Heartburn - Issues in Esophageal Pathology
   
9:00 – 10:00 More Heartburn - More of the Esophagus
   
10:00 – 10:15 Break
   
10:15 – 11:10 Non-Neoplastic Gastric Pathology
   
11:10 – 12:00 PM Gastric Polyps and Neoplasms
   
12:00 – 12:15 Question and Answer Session
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break
   
2:00 – 3:00 Medical Biopsies of the Small Bowel - Everything Looks Alike
   
3:00 – 4:00 Small Bowel Neoplasms
   
4:00 End of Session
   
THURSDAY, MAY 30, 2019
   
8:00 – 8:50 AM A Potpourri of Nonneoplastic Colorectal Pathology
   
8:50 – 9:45 Appendiceal Aggravations
   
9:45 – 10:00 Question and Answer Session
   
10:00 – 10:15 Break
   
10:15 – 11:00 Cruising Through Some Colorectal Polyps
   
11:00 – 12:00 PM Time to Be Anal
   
12:00 – 12:15 Question and Answer Session
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break
   
2:00 – 2:40 Amazing Gastrointestinal Mesenchymal Lesions
   
2:40 – 3:20 An Array of Splendid Cases of All Types
   
3:20 – 4:00 Question and Answer Session
   
4:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty & topics subject to change
 
ABOUT SAPPHIRE PRINCESS

  • Lotus Spa, with fitness center and outdoor lap pool, Calypso Reef and Pool (plus two hot tubs) and Terrace Pool
  • Two specialty restaurants; an Italian specialty restaurant, Sabatini’s (charge) and Sterling Steak House (charge) specializing in steaks and seafood. Reservations are suggested.
  • With Princess, young kids and teens have their own kind of fun and their own fully equipped place to hang out.
  • Sanctuary (adults only) – Serenity Stewards attend to every need (refreshing drinks and healthy snacks - $10 pp for each period); Al Fresco Massages.
  • 24 hour Internet Café (wireless access available).

Must reserve cruise through Professional Travel. Please call: (813)806-1050 direct, Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EST.
Non-U.S./Canadian Residents - register for cruise symposia ONLY through Professional Travel via email at: travel@edusymp.com.


Cruise Itinerary
Day Port/Date Arrive Depart
1 London (Southampton), England
Saturday, May 25
  4:00 PM
       
2 At Sea
Sunday, May 26
   
       
3 La Coruna, Spain (for Santiago de Compostela)
Monday, May 27
7:00 AM 4:00 PM
       
4 Bilbao, Spain
Tuesday, May 28
8:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
5 Bordeaux (Le Verdon), France
Wednesday,  May 29
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
6 At Sea
Thursday, May 30
   
       
6 Guernsey (St. Peter Port)
Friday, May 31
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
7 London (Southampton), England
Saturday, June 1
7:00 AM  

Sapphire Princess Staterooms
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354 sq. ft. 
Starting at $2,049 pp
Queen or two twin beds and sofa bed, Welcome glass of champagne. Floor to celing windows, private balcony, separate seating area, two color televisions, spacious closet, phone, and bathroom with full bathtub. Located mid ship, fore/aft

Cruise Registration
Deposits: 20% of the total per person cruise fare is required. All deposits are due to Princess Cruises at time of booking. Final payment is due 75 days prior to departure. Transfers: Transfers are not included. Guests can purchase transfers through Princess Cruises at a nominal fee. Guests purchasing transfers that have made their own air arrangements need to provide their air itinerary to Princess Cruises at least 35 days prior to sailing. Cancellations: All cancellations received before March 11, 2019 will receive a full refund of amounts already paid to Princess Cruises. Refunds will be made to the guests through Professional Travel. PLEASE NOTE: After Janauary 25, 2019 group rates and cabin categories are subject to limited availability.

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$105.00 port fees/taxes and $188.00 round-trip transfers are per person and separate charges. There are no special fares for children. Port fees/taxes and fuel surcharge are subject to implementation or change.