Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology

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Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology

January 25, 2016 - January 29, 2016

**Registration will open this summer**

The Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology is designed to update physicians on the latest advances in Neoplastic Hematopathology. It will be conducted under the direction of Daniel M. Knowles, MD at the Westin New Orleans Canal Place in New Orleans, LA from January 25-29, 2016. The program will consist of lectures, case presentations and discussions designed to provide pathologists, pathologists intraining and medical oncologists/hematologists with an in-depth discussion of diagnostic problems that arise in neoplastic hematopathology. In addition to discussions of recent advances in the morphologic classification of hematopoietic tumors, the application and interpretation of immunological and cytochemical studies and molecular techniques in the diagnosis and classification of these diseases will be presented. The Tutorial faculty will prepare an extensive Notebook comprised of lecture notes and reference citations covering all of the topics presented at the Tutorial. The Tutorial notebook, USB flash drive and canvas carry bag will be distributed to participants at the Tutorial during the registration period.

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General Information

Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology

The Tutorial consists of five days of lectures, case presentations and discussions. It will be held at the Westin New Orleans Canal Place , 100 Rue Iberville, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States Phone: (504) 566-7006;http://www.westinneworleanscanalplace.com/

Tuition

The registration fee is $1,350, which includes the Tutorial, a USB flash drive, daily continental breakfasts, coffee breaks and a reception. The fee does not include travel, housing or other meals. Registration post-marked after December 30, 2015 is $1,450.

We accept Visa, MasterCard and American Express. When paying by check, it must be in U.S. currency and drawn on a U.S. Bank, made payable to the WCMC/Pathology Dept. International participants can contact us directly for our wire transfer information. When registering, please be sure to use a complete mailing address.

Confirmation/ Seating

A written confirmation will be sent to all registrants. Early registration is recommended. Seating at the program is on a first come first serve basis and will be assigned based on registration date. The seat assigned remains yours throughout the course.

Cancellation Policy

In the event of cancellation, the Tutorial fee is refundable less a $125 service charge. A front and back copy of your cancelled check must be submitted for a refund. After January 5, 2015, no refunds will be possible and no exceptions of any kind can be honored.

Continuing Medical Education

Weill Cornell Medical College is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Weill Cornell Medical College designates this educational activity for a maximum of 36.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

The American Board of Pathology has approved the Tutorial as a Self-Assessment Module (SAM) for Part II of the ABP Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program and designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20 SAM Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of Weill Cornell Medical College to adhere to ACCME Essential Areas, Policies, and Standards for Commercial Support and content validation in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored programs. All faculty participating in sponsored programs are expected to disclose to the audience any potential, apparent, or real conflict of interest related to their contribution to the activity, and any discussions of off-label or investigational uses of any commercial products or devices not yet approved in the United States. All disclosures will be made at the time of this CME activity.

Credit for attendance at the regularly scheduled lectures are granted on an hour for hour basis and will be indicated at the bottom of the Tutorial certificate, which will be mailed to you 6 weeks after the program.

Transportation

Southwest Florida International Airport is 25 miles and approximately 30 minutes from the Hotel.

Rental cars can be arranged at the airport, as well as the Hotel through the Concierge. Limousine service, valet and self - parking are also available through the hotel.

Other

A continental-style breakfast will be available from 7 a.m. in the foyer outside the Grand Ballroom where the Tutorial sessions will be held. The use of cell phones or video/audio recording during the lectures is prohibited.

Accommodations

TBA

Requests for further information should be directed to:

Ms. Jessica Misner
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue, Room C-302
New York, NY 10065
(212) 746-6464
jep2018@med.cornell.edu
http://www.cornellpathology.org

Course Goals & Objectives

This course is designed to update physicians on the latest advances in Neoplastic Hematopathology.

Target Audience: Pathologists, pathologists-in-training and medical oncologists/hematologists

Note: No video or audio recording will be allowed.

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Schedule

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Faculty

Director

DANIEL M. KNOWLES, M.D.
David D. Thompson Professor and Chairman of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Pathologist-in-Chief
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Associate Director

ATTILIO ORAZI, M.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Vice Chair for Hematopathology and Director
Division of Hematopathology
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

Directors Emeriti

RICHARD D. BRUNNING, M.D.
Professor Emeritus of Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

The Late, HENRY RAPPAPORT, M.D.
Former Chairman of Anatomic Pathology
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, CA

Medical Faculty

JOHN ANASTASI, M.D.
Director of Hematopathology
Associate Professor of Pathology
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

ADAM BAGG, M.D.
Director of Hematology
Medical Director
Clinical Cancer Cytogenetics
Interim Director
Hematopathology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

JEROME S. BURKE, M.D.
Senior Pathologist
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Berkeley, CA
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pathology
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA

AMY CHADBURN, M.D.
Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY

JUDITH FERRY, M.D.
Director of Hematopathology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

KATHY FOUCAR, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
Albuquerque, NM

ELAINE S. JAFFE, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Pathology
George Washington University Medical Center
Bethesda, MD

STEVEN H. KROFT, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
Vice Chair of Clinical Pathology
Director of Hematopathology
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

ROBERT W. McKENNA, M.D.
Richard D. Brunning Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Vice Chair for Academic Affairs
Director of Hematopathology
The University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

WILLIAM G. MORICE, M.D., PH.D.
Chair, Division of Hematopathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Associate Professor of Pathology
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

LOANN PETERSON, M.D.
Director of Hematopathology
Professor of Pathology
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL

JONATHAN SAID, M.D.
Professor and Chief of Anatomic Pathology
University of California
Los Angeles

STEVEN H. SWERDLOW, M.D.
Division of Hematopathology
Department of Pathology
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

LAWRENCE M. WEISS, M.D.
Medical Director
Clarient
A GE Healthcare Company
Aliso Viejo, CA

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Tutorial Administration

Gina L. Imperato MPA
Administrator, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue, Room C-302
New York, NY 10065
Telephone (212) 746-6464
FAX (212) 746-8192
e-mail: glimpera@med.cornell.edu

Jessica Misner
Administrative Specialist, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
1300 York Avenue, Room C-302
New York, NY 10065
Telephone (212) 746-6464
Fax (212) 746-8192
e-mail: jep2018@med.cornell.edu

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