The Evolving Role of Pathologists in the Era of Predictive Biomarkers and Precision Medicine

 

SATURDAY JULY 7

0830-1800

Essential Skills In Pathology

0830-1200

Preconference Workshops

  • Breast Pathology: Challenges and Pitfalls
  • Statistics for Pathologists: Primer on Diagnostic Accuracy Statistics
  • Histopathological Application of Staging and Grading Parameters in Medical Liver Diseases
  • Tumours of the Salivary Glands / Well Differentiated Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Upper Aerodigestive Tract – The Biopsy Challenge
  • Hematopathology

1200-1400

Residents’ Networking Lunch

1400-1730

Preconference Workshops

  • Recent Advances in Common Diagnostic Dilemmas in Uterine Pathology
  • Are Your Residents Getting the Most of their Learning Experiences? Using Adult Learning Theories to Improve Teaching Effectiveness
  • Precision Medicine in Urology: Where Does the Pathologist Fit In?
  • GI Precision Oncology: Pathologists Needed!
  • Towards Increased Precision – Recent Developments in Renal Pathology

1800-2000

Pathologists’ Assistants Reception

1800-2100

Residents’ Symposium and Dinner


SUNDAY JULY 8

0730-0830

Satellite Symposia Breakfasts

0830-0945

Opening Plenary Session: The Impact of Predictive Biomarker Testing on Patient Outcomes

1015-1215

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Paediatric
  • Symposium: Advanced Diagnostics
  • Symposium: Emerging Trends in Gynecologic Pathology: Scientific Update and Discussion
  • Workshop: A Practical Approach to Quality and Patient Safety in Anatomical Pathology

1215-1345

Lunch

1345-1515

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Cytopathology Part I
  • Symposium: Neuropathology
  • Symposium: Challenging Cases In Dermatopathology;
    Melanocytic and Non-melanocytic tumors and inflammatory Dermatoses
  • Workshop: Shifting the Focus From Professional Liability To Accountability

1515-1545

Refreshment Break

1545-1715

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Cytopathology Part II
  • Symposium: Practical Approaches to Problem Areas in GU Pathology
  • Workshop: B-cell lymphomas: the WHO and WHAT in 2017
  • Workshop: How to Resolve Diagnostic Disagreement Between Physicians

1730-1800

CAP-ACP Junior Scientist Award Lecture

1800-1830

CAP-ACP William Boyd Award Lecture

1900-2200

President’s Reception at Le Parlementaire


MONDAY JULY 9

0730-0830

Satellite Symposia Breakfasts

0830-0945

Plenary Session: Debate: “Pathologists Should Stay Behind Their Microscopes”

1015-1215

Concurrent Sessions

  • Workshop: The World of Ocular Pathology, Intraocular and Periocular Neoplastic and Non-neoplastic Lesions
  • Workshop: Workshop on the Expert Witness
  • Platform Presentations A
  • Platform Presentations B

1215-1345

Lunch

1345-1515

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Anatomical Pathology & Patient Safety and Quality Assurance Part I
  • Symposium: Detection and Documentation of Fractures in the Deceased Infant and Small Child & Unusual Child Deaths Part I
  • Symposium: Biobanking: A Forum for Discussion and Networking
  • Workshop: Lung

1515-1545

Refreshment Break

1545-1715

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Anatomical Pathology & Patient Safety and Quality Assurance Part II
  • Symposium: Detection and Documentation of Fractures in the Deceased Infant and Small Child & Unusual Child Deathsa Part II
  • Workshop: NIFT-P of the Thyroid, Friend or Foe
  • Workshop: Pathological Assessment of Breast Cancer Post-neoadjuvant Therapy

1730-1930

Exhibit Hall Wine & Cheese Reception and Poster Presentations


TUESDAY JULY 10

0730-0830

Satellite Symposia Breakfasts

0830-0945

Plenary Session: Dr. Cam Coady Symposium: From Bench to Bedside: Implementation of Predictive Biomarker Tests

1015-1215

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Mimics and Pitfalls in Diagnosing Myeloid Neoplasms
  • Symposium: Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Symposium: Humanities and International Health
  • Workshop: Glandular Lesions of the Cervix, Endometrium and Ovary: an Update for the Practicing Pathologist

1215-1345

CAP-ACP Annual General Meeting Lunch

1345-1515

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Health Care is a Team Sport: Moving Beyond Individual Competence to Collective Competence Part I
  • Symposium: General Pathology Part I
  • Workshop: OMPRN Part I
  • Symposium: Informatics

1515-1545

Refreshment Break

1545-1715

Concurrent Sessions

  • Symposium: Health Care is a Team Sport: Moving Beyond Individual Competence to Collective Competence Part II
  • Symposium: General Pathology Part II
  • Workshop: OMPRN Part II
  • Workshop: Practice Approach to Mismatch Repair Testing

1730-1815

Closing Plenary: The Evolving Role of Pathology in Multidisciplinary Teams

1900-2200

Gala Banquet and Awards Presentations at Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec


WEDNESDAY JULY 11

TBA

AMPC debriefing meeting