UCSF CME: Cytology Seminar 2018

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34th Annual Current Issues in Anatomic Pathology
(MAP18001A) May 24-26, 2018

 


Overview Objectives Accreditation Course Outline
Chairs Faculty Travel & Lodging Registration Fees

Department: Pathology
Course Number: MAP18001B
Activity Start Date: May 23, 2018
Activity End Date: May 23, 2018
Location: San Francisco VA Medical Center, CA
 

Overview:

 

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Objectives:

The seminar is designed to present the audience a hands-on experience in diagnostic problems in everyday cytopathology practice and an update on recent developments in the use of special techniques in cytopathology. At the end of the cytopathology course, the learner will be able to identify common problem areas in cytopathology practice, recognize potential pitfalls and develop a differential diagnosis and a management plan. The learner will be able to identify the practical benefit of special techniques.

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Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

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Course Outline:

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

8:10 AM

 

Registration, Coffee & Greeting (Room 344)

8:30

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Cervical Cytology – Squamous and Glandular Lesions (Rm 343)
    Poonam Vohra, MD
  2. Pulmonary Cytology – Review of Interesting Cases and Current Recommendations (Rm 253)
    Tara Saunders, MD

10:00

 

Coffee Break (Room 344)

10:20

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Pulmonary Cytology – Review of Interesting Cases and Current Recommendations (Rm 343)
    Tara Saunders, MD
  2. Cervical Cytology – Squamous and Glandular Lesions (Rm 253)
    Poonam Vohra, MD

11:50

 

Lunch Provided (Room 344)

12:45 PM

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. Challenging Cases in Thyroid Cytology (Rm 343)
    Sarah Calkins, MD
  2. CAP Guidelines for HPV Testing of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Rm 253)
    Annemieke van Zante, MD, PhD

2:15

 

Coffee Break (Room 344)

2:35

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  1. CAP Guidelines for HPV Testing of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Rm 253)
    Annemieke van Zante, MD, PhD
  2. Challenging Cases in Thyroid Cytology (Rm 343)
    Sarah Calkins, MD

4:00

 

Adjourn

4:15

 

Shuttle Departs for Hotel Nikko


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Chairs:

Laura Tabatabai, MD
Professor of Clinical Pathology, UCSF
Director of Cytopathology, SFVAMC

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Faculty:

Sarah Calkins, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Tara Saunders, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

Annemieke van Zante, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology

Poonam Vohra, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology

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Travel & Lodging:

San Francisco VA Medical Center
4150 Clement Street, Bldg. 2, Anatomic Pathology Room 344
San Francisco CA 94121

 

Hotel Option:
Hotel Nikko San Francisco
222 Mason Street
San Francisco CA 94102
Hotel Phone: 415-394-1111
Reservations: 800-248-3308
Rates: $289/night

Cutoff Date: Friday, May 4th - Extended!

 

Below you will find the booking link for the upcoming UCSF Anatomic Pathology 2018 Conference. Guests who prefer to speak to a reservations agent can dial the toll free line at 1-800-248-3308 or dial direct at 415-394-1111. When calling the hotel please reference the group name “UCSF Anatomic Pathology 2018” to ensure they are booked at the group discounted rate.

Booking Link: UCSF Anatomic Pathology 2018 | Hotel Nikko Reservations Link

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Fees:

Registration Fees:
$325 Physicians
$325 Allied Health Professionals
$325 Residents/Fellow

Cancellations received in writing before May 18, 2018 will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

Please email your requests to registration@ocme.ucsf.edu.

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