A Practical Approach to Surgical Pathology, Vol. V - A Video CME Teaching Activity

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This CME activity is designed to provide a comprehensive and practical review of important topics in surgical pathology, including gastrointestinal, pancreaticobiliary, gynecologic, head and neck and genitourinary pathology. Faculty share diagnostic pearls which lead to an accurate diagnosis, as well as advice on how to avoid some of the common diagnostic pitfalls. Much of the discussion is related to pertinent diagnostic immunohistochemical and molecular diagnostic techniques, which allow the pathologist to refine their diagnosis and provide additional prognostic and therapeutic information.


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About This CME Teaching Activity
This CME activity is designed to provide a practical review of hematopathology, dermatopathology and breast pathology. Topics contain basic to advanced techniques, including pitfalls and pearls to pathologic diagnosis. Interactive case reviews emphasizing the material presented rounds out the lectures.

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

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  • Recognize the major diagnostic pitfalls in the diagnosis of Barrett’s esophagus and Barrett’s-related dysplasia.
  • Discuss the more recently recognized variants of ulcerative colitis as well as some of the issues related to diagnosing IBD-related dysplasia.
  • Identify some of the major diagnostic issues in the most common colorectal polyps, including serrated polyps.
  • Recognize the most common issues related to non-neoplastic bone pathology.
  • Develop an integrated approach to the most common bone tumors seen by practicing pathologists.
  • Describe the most common neoplasms seen in the sinonasal region.
  • Discuss the diagnostic issues related to squamoproliferative lesions of the head and neck.
  • Discuss the diagnostic features of the most common salivary gland tumors.
  • Understand the recent advances in the reporting of prostatic adenocarcinoma in needle biopsy specimens.
  • Discuss the role of the pathologist in the management of bladder cancer.
  • Name the most common epithelial tumors of the kidney.
  • Describe the most recent diagnostic challenges in diagnosing and reporting colorectal carcinoma.
  • Identify the most important diagnostic pitfalls in pancreatic pathology.
  • Recognize the most common forms of gastritis seen in biopsy specimens.
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Wendy L. Frankel, M.D.
Kurtz Chair and Distinguished Professor
Chair, Department of Pathology
Director of GI/Liver Pathology Fellowship
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH

John R. Goldblum, M.D.
Chairman, Department of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic
Professor of Pathology, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

David J. Grignon, M.D., FRCP(C)
Centennial Professor & Vice Chair for Clinical Programs
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Indiana University & IU Health
Indianapolis, IN

Charles Matthew Quick, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director of Gynecologic Pathology
Department of Pathology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Little Rock, AR

John Reith, M.D.
Staff Pathologist
Department of Pathology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Ilan Weinreb, M.D., FRCPC
University Health Network
Toronto, ON
Session 1

Controversies in the Diagnosis of Barrett’s Esophagus
John R. Goldblum, M.D.

Sinonasal Neoplasms: Small Round Blue Cell Tumors and New Entities
Ilan Weinreb, M.D., FRCPC

Session 2

Staging Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma: Pitfalls and Pearls
Charles Matthew Quick, M.D.

Update on Pancreas Pathology
Wendy L. Frankel, M.D.

Session 3

Practical Non-Neoplastic Bone Pathology - the Everyday Stuff
John Reith, M.D.

Contemporary Reporting of Prostatic Adenocarcinoma in Needle Biopsies: a Moving Target
David J. Grignon, M.D., FRCP(C)

Session 4

Squamous Proliferations: From Well-Differentiated In-Situ and Malignant Lesions to HPV and Staging Implications
Ilan Weinreb, M.D., FRCPC

Nomenclature of Colorectal Polyps: Confusion and Controversy
John R. Goldblum, M.D.

Session 5

Endocervical Glandular Lesions: Changes on the Horizon
Charles Matthew Quick, M.D.

An Integrated Approach to Recognizing “Common” Bone Tumors - Part I
John Reith, M.D.

Session 6

An Integrated Approach to Recognizing “Common” Bone Tumors - Part II
John Reith, M.D.

The Critical Role of the Pathologist in Management of Bladder Cancer
David J. Grignon, M.D., FRCP(C)

Session 7

Practical Gastritis
Wendy L. Frankel, M.D.

Salivary Gland Tumors: an Array of Blue, Pink and Clear Tumors and an Evolving Molecular Classification
Ilan Weinreb, M.D., FRCPC

Session 8

Epithelial Kidney Tumors: Problem Diagnoses and New Entities
David J. Grignon, M.D., FRCP(C)

Squamous Dysplasia: Two Take Home Points
Charles Matthew Quick, M.D.

Session 9

Challenges in Colorectal Cancer
Wendy L. Frankel, M.D.

IBD and IBD-Related Dysplasia
John R. Goldblum, M.D.