Pathology At The Speed Of Thought

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Dermatopathology in the Desert

Dermatopathology in the Desert

May 18 - 20, 2019

Physicians Can Earn A Maximum Of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Physicians Can Earn A Maximum Of 16.25 SAM Credit Hours
USCAP Member Price $749, Trainee $599
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Course Description

This updated course will focus on problem areas in skin pathology encountered by general surgical pathologists and dermatopathologists.  The program will focus on a range of neoplastic entities including melanocytic tumors, cutaneous lymphoproliferative diseases, adnexal tumors, and fibrohistiocytic tumors as well as inflammatory lesions everyone should know.  The course is taught by an engaging faculty who will emphasize a practical approach to these problematic areas.  In addition to the interactive sessions lead by the faculty, participants will have an opportunity to bring their own cases for discussion. By the end of the course, you will have an array of new survival skills for the challenging area of dermatopathology.

Course Objectives

      Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected melanocytic neoplasms
      Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected cutaneous lymphomas
      Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected inflammatory dermatoses
      Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected adnexal tumors
      Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected cutaneous soft tissue tumors

The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The USCAP is approved by the American Board of Pathology (ABPath) to offer Self-Assessment credits (SAMs) for the purpose of meeting the ABPath requirements for Continuing Certification (CC).

Physicians can earn a maximum of 16.25 SAM credit hours.

COURSE LOCATION

USCAP Interactive Center
500 South Palm Canyon Drive
Suite 307
Palm Springs, CA 92264
760.327.6777

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USCAP records courses at the Interactive Learning Center for future educational purposes. By registering for this course, you consent that your likeness may be used by USCAP.

Registration Pricing

Member Non-Member
Practicing Pathologist Trainee Practicing Pathologist
$749 $599 $999

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations received one month or more before the course starts, a $50 administrative charge will be due. After that date, cancellations will be assessed an administrative charge of 25% of the total registration fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations after one week before the event.

The Academy is not responsible for travel expenses incurred as a result of an event cancellation.