The Pathology of Neoplastic Diseases

CME
The purpose of this course is to review in depth selected topics in the pathology of neoplastic diseases, with an emphasis on clinical features, diagnostic criteria including the use of novel diagnostic modalities when applicable, prognostic factors, and assessment of therapy-related factors.
 
Participants will learn the current classifications and diagnostic criteria for tumors and tumor-like lesions of the selected subspecialty areas, including both common and unusual entities. The appropriate use of ancillary diagnostic techniques will be highlighted. Complete differential diagnoses will be discussed, and a practical, problem-oriented approach to the pathologic evaluation of specimens will be emphasized. Participants will learn about the clinical features of the various tumor entities along with pathologic and molecular prognostic factors and predictors of therapeutic responsiveness.

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May 4, 2015 – May 8, 2015
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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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Course Director:
David S. Klimstra, MD

Audience

This course is directed primarily to pathologists and other affiliated healthcare professionals.

Credit

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this conference for a maximum of 27.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Additional 1.5 credits for each of the slide seminars will be given. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit he/she actually spent in the conference. Self assessment module (SAM) questions will be prepared to enable participants to earn up to 20 SAM credits.

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Rockefeller Research Laboratories
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430 East 67th Street
Between First and York Avenues
New York, NY 10065

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Office of Continuing Medical Education
Tel: (646) 227-2025
Email: brodheap@mskcc.org

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Examples: Dr. Robert Smith, Robert A. Smith, M.D., Bob Smith

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