Symposia at Sea: Practical GI and Hepatobiliary Pathology: Navigating the Rough Water

06/18/19 - 06/30/19
Crown Princess | London (Southampton), England

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™: 12.0

Category A CE Credits:

PATHC19BI
Book by February 18, 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 AM - 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
Tuesday, June 18
  5:00 PM
       
2 Guernsey (St. Peter Port), England
Wednesday, June 19
6:00 AM 4:00 PM
       
3 Cork, Ireland (Cobh - For Blarney Castle)
Thursday, June 20
9:00 AM 5:00 PM
       
4 Dublin, Ireland
Friday, June 21
5:00 AM  
       
5 Dublin, Ireland
Saturday, June 22
  5:30 PM
       
6 Glasgow (Greenock), Scotland
Sunday, June 23
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
7 Belfast, Northern Ireland
Monday, June 24
7:00 AM 9:00 PM
       
8 At Sea
Tuesday, June 25
   
       
9 Invergordon, Scotland
Wednesday, June 26
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
10 Edinburgh (South Queensferry), Scotland
Thursday, June 27
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
11 At Sea
Friday, June 28
   
       
12 Paris/Normandy (Le Havre), France
Saturday, June 29
7:00 AM 8:00 PM
       
13 London (Copenhagen), England
Sunday, June 30
5:00 AM  

About The Meeting
This seminar is designed to provide a practical review of current topics in gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary pathology. Dr. Eric Yee and Dr. Felicia Allard will discuss basic to advanced topics and provide pitfalls and pearls to gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary pathology diagnosis. Topics will range from inflammatory conditions to neoplasia with an emphasis on integrating clinically relevant issues and providing updates for the practicing surgical pathologist.

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:
  • Differentiate between pT3 and pT4a tumors and recognize the clinical implications.
  • Explain the nuances in pathologic staging of colorectal cancer and the potential impact on clinical management.
  • Describe the current recommendations for molecular biomarker testing in colorectal cancer.
  • Recognize the diagnostic features of neoplasia in Barrett’s esophagus.
  • Explain current guidelines for clinical diagnosis and management in Barrett’s esophagus.
  • Develop an approach to assessing “chronic colitis” and know its differential diagnosis.
  • Demonstrate increase knowledge of the differential diagnosis in small intestinal biopsies with villous blunting.
  • Discuss the wide spectrum of mucosal injury patterns associated with drug injury.
  • Identify key features and understand limitations when assessing EUS-guided biopsies of the GI tract.
  • Master the recommended terminology for neuroendocrine tumors in the GI tract and understand implications for clinical management.
  • Identify and stage appendiceal neoplasms using current guidelines.
  • Recognize the diagnostic features of common entities in the differential diagnosis of well-differentiated hepatocellular lesions.
  • Be aware of limitations of immunohistochemistry in the diagnosis hepatocellular lesions and recognize mimics.
  • Recognize features of non-cirrhotic portal hypertension, mimics of cirrhosis, and changes that can occur in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.
  • Identify a variety of uncommon diagnostic entities that occur in the GI tract.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity.

Course Organization
This program is planned and organized by Educational Symposia, the leader in diagnostic imaging 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 April 4, 2019. A $50 processing fee will be applied to all cancellations. Refunds requested in writing prior to April 4, 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.
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Director or Anatomic Pathology Education
College of Medicine, Department of Pathology
Gastrointestinal Hepatobiliary Pathology &
   Cytopathology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

Eric U. Yee, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology Subspecialty
   Service
Department of Pathology
College of Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2019
   
8:00 – 8:05 AM Welcome and Announcements
   
8:05 – 9:00 Stage II Colorectal Cancer: Diagnostic Challenges and Clinical Consequences
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
9:00 – 10:00 Clinically Relevant Details in Colorectal Cancer Staging and Reporting
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Break
   
10:15 – 10:45 Molecular Biomarker Testing in Colorectal Cancer
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
10:45 – 11:30 Barrett's Esophagus: Common Questions and Changes in Practice
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
11:30 – 12:15 PM Expanding the Differential of Common Mucosal Injury Patterns
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
   
2:00 – 3:00 Patterns of Drug Injury in Gastrointestinal Tract Mucosal Biopsies: A Growing Dilemma
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
   
3:00 – 3:50 Challenges in GI Cytopathology: When You Can Do More With Less and When To Draw the Line
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
   
3:50 – 4:00 Question & Answer Session
Felicia D. Allard, M.D. and Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
4:00 End of Session
   
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2019
   
8:00 – 9:00 AM Updates on Neuroendocrine Tumors in the GI Tract
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
   
9:00 – 10:00 Updates on Appendiceal Lesions
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
10:00 – 10:15 Break
   
10:15 – 11:15 Management-Oriented Approach to Well-Differentiated Hepatocellular Lesions
Felicia D. Allard, M.D.
   
11:15 – 12:15 PM Navigating the Diagnosis of Hepatic Neoplasms and Avoiding Pitfalls
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
12:15 – 2:00 Lunch Break on Your Own
   
2:00 – 3:00 Tips for Interpreting the Medical Liver Biopsy
Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
3:00 – 3:50 A Variety of Stimulating Cases
Felicia D. Allard, M.D. and Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
3:50 – 4:00 Question & Answer Session - Closing Remarks
Felicia D. Allard, M.D. and Eric U. Yee, M.D.
   
4:00 End of Course
   
  Faculty, topics & itinerary subject to change.
 
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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
Tuesday, June 18
  5:00 PM
       
2 Guernsey (St. Peter Port), England
Wednesday, June 19
6:00 AM 4:00 PM
       
3 Cork, Ireland (Cobh - For Blarney Castle)
Thursday, June 20
9:00 AM 5:00 PM
       
4 Dublin, Ireland
Friday, June 21
5:00 AM  
       
5 Dublin, Ireland
Saturday, June 22
  5:30 PM
       
6 Glasgow (Greenock), Scotland
Sunday, June 23
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
7 Belfast, Northern Ireland
Monday, June 24
7:00 AM 9:00 PM
       
8 At Sea
Tuesday, June 25
   
       
9 Invergordon, Scotland
Wednesday, June 26
7:00 AM 6:00 PM
       
10 Edinburgh (South Queensferry), Scotland
Thursday, June 27
7:00 AM 7:00 PM
       
11 At Sea
Friday, June 28
   
       
12 Paris/Normandy (Le Havre), France
Saturday, June 29
7:00 AM 8:00 PM
       
13 London (Copenhagen), England
Sunday, June 30
5:00 AM  

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