Schedule Overview

2020-01-22

Wednesday
1100-1200 Registration
1200-1210 Welcome Remarks
1210-1230 The RCPSC GP Exam – Format, General Information and How to Perform at Your Best
1230-1330 Diabetes/Cardiac Markers/Toxicology/Lab Safety
1300-1445 Medical Biochemistry Review
1445-1500

Refreshment Break

1500-1730 Medical Microbiology
1730-1900

Working Dinner

Laboratory Management

1900-2000 Infection Control Pearls for the Pathologist
2000-2045 GP Scenarios

2020-01-23

Thursday
0630-0745 Breakfast
0740-0830 Cardiovascular Surgical and Autopsy Pathology – An Overview
0830-0945 Gastrointestinal Pathology: Snapshot Review of Relevant Topics for an Emerging Pathologist
0945-1000 Refreshment Break
1000-1100

Gross Pathology (How to Recognize and Make the Diagnosis)

1100-1140

The RCPSC AP Exam – Format, General Information and How to Perform at Your Best

1140-1210

Pancreatic Pathology Selected Topics

1210-1310

Lunch

1310-1410

Liver Pathology: Recognizing and Appropriately Classifying Key Morphologic Features

1410-1525

Forensic Pathology for the Senior Resident

1525-1540

Refreshment Break

1540-1600

Autopsy

1600-1700

Quality Assurance in Surgical Pathology – Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre

1600-1700

Quality Assurance in Surgical Pathology – Toronto General Hospital

1700-1745

Kidney Pathology

1745-1900

Dinner (on your own)

1900-2000

Laboratory Coagulation: Overview for the Practicing Pathologist

2000-2100

Transfusion Reaction Essentials for Laboratory Medical Directors

2020-01-24

Friday
0645-0745 Breakfast
0745-0830 Quality Assurance in Immunohistochemistry
0830-0945 Bone and Soft tissue
0945-1000 Refreshment Break
1000-1100 Breast Pathology
1100-1215 Neuropathology
1215-1315 Lunch and Seminar
1315-1430 Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology
1430-1545 Application of Molecular Pathology in Solid and Liquid Tumours
1545-1600 Refreshment Break
1600-1715 Skin Pathology
1715-1815 Thoracic Pathology Review
1815 Reception & Talent Night!

2020-01-25

 

 

Saturday
0630-0730 Breakfast
0730-0845 Cytology – Review of the Basic Principles
0845-1000 Gynecological Pathology
1000-1015 Refreshment Break
1015-1130 Practical Overview of Prostate, Kidney, Bladder and Testicular Tumour Pathology
1130-1230

Lunch

1230-1345

Approach to Work-up and Diagnosis of Lymphoproliferative Disorders

1345-1430

Practical Approach to Hematological Evaluation of Peripheral Blood

1430-1530

Flow Cytometry in the Evaluation of Hematopoiesis and Hematological Neoplasms

1530-1630

Selected Entities in Head and Neck Pathology

1630

Closing remarks


Hematological Pathology Program

2020-01-24

Friday
0745 – 0830 Quality Assurance in Immunohistochemistry
0835 – 0935 Quality Assurance in Hematological Pathology
9:35-9:50 Break
0950 – 1030 Review of Scanned Examination Slides
1035 – 1210 Approach In Blood Transfusion
1215 – 1315 Luncheon Seminar
1320 – 1350 Quality Assurance In Transfusion Medicine
350 – 1450 An Approach to Hemoglobinopathy Investigations
1450 – 1600 Selected Topics in Coagulation
16:00-1615 Break
1615 – 1715 Laboratory testing in VWD and platelet disorders
1715 – 1815 Approach to Pediatric Hematopathology Pathology

2020-01-25

Saturday
0800 Scenarios In hematologicsa Pathology
0845 – 0915 Approach to the Hematological Pathology Fellowship Examination
0915 – 1015 The Standardized Bone Marrow Examination: Pearls For Senior Residents In Transition To Practice
1015-1030 Break
1030 – 1130 Molecular diagnostics as applies to the current practice of Hematopathology and transition from residency
1130 – 1230 Lunch
1230 – 1345 Approach to Work-up and Diagnosis of Hematological Disorders
1345 – 1430 Practical Approach to Hematological Evaluation of Peripheral Blood
1430 – 1530 Bone Marrow evaluation and Flow Cytometry