Head and Neck Pathology

Masters of Pathology Series

From the most recently recognized immunohistochemical stains to FISH and other molecular tests, learn to apply a systematic approach to work up, diagnosis, and reporting of head and neck lesions. Earn ABPath Lifelong Learning (CME) Continuing Certification credits.

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Gain Key Diagnostic Tools

Head and Neck Pathology – part of our Masters of Pathology Series — explores diagnostic possibilities and potential pitfalls across a large cross-section of the head and neck region. Dr. Justin Bishop, a recognized expert in the field of surgical pathology, gives special attention to the most recent developments, including new classifications, new entities, and the use of immunohistochemistry and molecular biology techniques. With this online CME course, you’ll learn the latest on:

  • Common high-volume areas, such as squamous cell carcinoma (both HPV-related and unrelated) and thyroid pathology
  • Areas known to be particularly problematic, such as odontogenic pathology and salivary gland pathology
  • Important pathology aspects of the oral cavity, nose and paranasal sinuses, pharynx, larynx, neck, and thyroid
  • And more…

Expand Your Skills

Available online, Head and Neck Pathology provides 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Oakstone CME

Course Director:
Justin A. Bishop, MD
Professor
Director of Anatomic Pathology
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX

Credits: Earn a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

  • Thyroid Gland Surgical Pathology: Common Lesions - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Thyroid Gland Surgical Pathology: Uncommon Lesions You Don’t Want to Miss - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Salivary Gland Surgical Pathology: The Basics - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Newly Defined (and Recently Refined) Salivary Gland Tumors Part 1 - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Newly Defined (and Recently Refined) Salivary Gland Tumors Part 2 - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Newly Defined (and Recently Refined) Salivary Gland Tumors Part 3 - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Update on Human Papillomavirus-Related Head and Neck Carcinomas - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Pitfalls in the Diagnosis of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Dysplasia - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Variants of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Odontogenic and Jaw Pathology for General Surgical Pathologists - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Things That Go “Bump” in the Mouth: Benign Oral Cavity Lesions - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Sinonasal Small Round Blue Cell Tumors - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Spindle Cell Lesions of the Sinonasal Tract - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Low-Grade Epithelial Proliferations of the Sinonasal Tract - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Head (and neck)-Scratchers: A Virtual Slide Session of Difficult Head and Neck Cases - Justin A. Bishop, MD
  • Discussion of Key Head and Neck Pathology Topics - Justin A. Bishop, MD, and Elizabeth Montgomery, MD

Course Director

Justin A. Bishop, MD

  • Professor
  • Director of Anatomic Pathology
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Dallas, TX

Guest Faculty

Elizabeth Anne Montgomery, MD

  • Professor of Pathology
  • University of Miami
  • Miami, FL

Accreditation Statement

Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing designates this enduring material for 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been registered as Lifelong Learning (CME) to offer credits in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Continuing Certification program.

Date of Original Release: December 31, 2020
Date of Credit Termination: December 31, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 12 hours

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able:

  • List an accurate differential diagnosis for a given head and neck lesion
  • Order appropriate immunostains to address the diagnostic possibilities in a thoughtful, stepwise manner following an algorithmic approach
  • Understand the limitations and potential pitfalls of each diagnostic tool
  • State the clinical (prognostic and therapeutic) implications for making a given head and neck diagnosis

Intended Audience

This educational activity was designed for pathologists and otolaryngologists.