Pathology Board Review

Oakstone Board Review

This comprehensive board review course provides accessible coverage of recent developments across the field of pathology. Earn Lifelong Learning and SAM credits.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Stay Current on Rapidly Changing Specialty

Pathology Board Review is a comprehensive review of the basic concepts and recent advances in anatomical and clinical pathology. Case-based discussions cover a broad range of topics like hematopathology, clinical microbiology, clinical chemistry, and blood banking etc. This CME course also highlights best practices for laboratory management and quality control helping you to better:

  • Confront challenging issues in practice of pathology
  • Gain clarity on basic principles of diagnostic pathology and prepare for the board examinations
  • Attain the latest information on the core concepts and diagnostic work-ups
  • Integrate the new knowledge into daily practice to provide utmost care to the patients

Expand Your Skills

Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, Pathology Board Review provides a maximum of 46.25 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.

General Pathology

  • Cell Injury, Inflammation, Repair - Cheryl Hanau, MD
  • Hypersensitivity, Autoimmune Disease, Immune Deficiency - Cheryl Hanau, MD
  • Immunohistochemistry - Cheryl Hanau, MD
  • Environmental Pathology - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Developmental and Genetic Disorders 1 - Causes of Birth Defects, Errors of Morphogenesis and Chromosomal Disorders - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Developmental and Genetic Disorders 2 - Single Gene and Multifactorial Disorders - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD

Anatomic and Surgical Pathology

  • Pathology of the Respiratory System - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of Gastrointestinal System and Pancreas - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of the Male Urogenital System - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of the Endocrine System - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of Soft Tissues - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of Bone - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of the Liver and Biliary System - Maura O’Neil, MD
  • Pathology of Breast and Female Genital System - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of the Kidney - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Pathology of the Skin - Garth R. Fraga, MD
  • Pathology of the Central Nervous System - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Differential Diagnosis of Soft Tissue Tumors - Kyle Perry, MD
  • Cardiovascular Pathology 1 - Congenital Heart Diseases - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Cardiovascular Pathology 2 - Atherosclerosis and its Complications - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD
  • Cardiovascular Pathology 3 - Immune Mediated and Infectious Heart Diseases - Cardiomyopathy - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD

Cytopathology

  • Pap Smear (Cervical and Vaginal Cytology) — Benign/Reactive Changes and Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (SILs) - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Pap Smear (Cervical and Vaginal Cytology) — Glandular Abnormalities, Quality Control and Quality Assurance - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Non-gynecologic Cytology — Respiratory Tract, Urine and Bladder Washings, Effusions and Peritoneal Washings, and Cerebrospinal Fluid - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Fine-needle Aspiration Cytology — Breast, Thyroid, Salivary Gland, Lymph Nodes, Liver, Pancreas, Kidney - Fang Fan, MD, PhD

Hematology Including Coagulation Disorders

  • Pathology of Red Blood Cells - Anamarija Perry, MD
  • Pathology of White Blood Cells - Anamarija Perry, MD
  • Pathology of Lymph Nodes - Anamarija Perry, MD
  • Pathology of Platelets and Coagulation - Ping Sun, MD, MSc

Blood Transfusion

  • Blood Donation and Blood Components - Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD
  • Pre-Transfusion Testing - Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD
  • Transfusion Reactions - Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD
  • Clinical Transfusion Medicine - Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD

Microbiology

  • Bacterial Infections - William M. Janda, PhD, D(ABMM)
  • Viral Infections - William M. Janda, PhD, D(ABMM)
  • Fungal Infections - William M. Janda, PhD, D(ABMM)
  • Parasitic Infections - William M. Janda, PhD, D(ABMM)

Molecular Biology

  • Introduction to FISH, Conventional Cytogenetics and Arrays - Julia Bridge, MD
  • Molecular Pathology: Introduction, Concepts and Techniques - Michael B. Datto, MD, PhD
  • Medical Genetics and Inherited Diseases - Michael B. Datto, MD, PhD
  • Neoplastic Molecular Pathology - Michael B. Datto, MD, PhD

Clinical Chemistry

  • Laboratory Operations: Methods, Statistics, Quality Management - Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC
  • Lipids, Proteins and Enzymes - Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC
  • Water, Electrolytes and Acid-Base Metabolism - Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC
  • Endocrine Disorders and Hormones - Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC
  • Clinical Toxicology and Therapeutic Drugs - Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC

Management, Quality Assurance and Organization of the Laboratory

  • Management, Quality Assurance, Organization of the Laboratory - Stephen S. Raab, MD
  • Lab Management Highlights - Valerie Ng, MD, PhD

Course Director

Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Pathology
  • Attending Pathologist
  • The University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Kansas City, KS

Faculty

Nikola Baumann, PhD, DABCC

  • Director
  • Central Clinical Laboratory & Central Processing
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Rochester, MN

Julia Bridge, MD

  • Professor
  • Director, Nebraska Collaborative Laboratory
  • Director, Tissue Banking Core Facility
  • Director, Sarcoma Rearrangement Testing for Molecular Diagnostics
  • Omaha, NE

Sally A. Campbell-Lee, MD

  • Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine
  • Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
  • University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine
  • Chicago, IL

Michael B. Datto, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pathology
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Medical Director
  • DUHS Clinical Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory
  • Medical Director
  • DUHS Clinical Laboratories
  • Duke University Health System
  • Durham, NC

Fang Fan, MD, PhD

  • Director of Cytopathology
  • Associate Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Garth R. Fraga, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • The University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Cheryl Hanau, MD

  • Professor and Chair
  • Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
  • Philadelphia, PA

 

William M. Janda, PhD, D(ABMM)

  • Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
  • Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
  • Department of Pathology
  • University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
  • Chicago, IL

Valerie Ng, MD, PhD

  • UCSF/Professor Emeritus
  • Department of Laboratory Medicine
  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
  • Chair, Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
  • Laboratory Director
  • Director, Transfusion Service
  • Alameda Health System/Highland Hospital

Maura O’Neil, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • The University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Kyle Perry, MD

  • Senior Pathologist
  • Department of Pathology
  • Henry Ford Medical Center

Anamarija Perry, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Pathology
  • University of Manitoba

Stephen S. Raab, MD

  • Professor of Pathology
  • University of Washington
  • Seattle, WA
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • St. John's, NL Canada

Ping Sun, MD, MSc

  • Assistant Professor
  • Hematopathologist
  • University of Manitoba

Accreditation Statement

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

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 46.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Updated for Rerelease: June 15, 2018
Date of Original Release: June 15, 2016
Date of Credit Termination: June 15, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete: 46.25 hours

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

Pathology Board Review has been registered as a Lifelong Learning (Part II) and Self-Assessment Module (SAM) to offer credits in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Continuing Certification program.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, the participant will be better able to:

  • Define the basic core knowledge for passing the board specialty examination and the practice of pathology in hospital or laboratory settings
  • Discuss basic principles of diagnostic pathology
  • Apply knowledge to daily problems in the practice of pathology
  • Analyze the results in light of newly acquired knowledge
  • Evaluate the new knowledge by objective means, such as tests or application in practice

Intended Audience

This course is designed for pathology residents/fellows preparing for their specialty examinations, as well as practicing pathologists who wish to fulfill MOC (CME and SAM) requirements, prepare for recertification, or update their knowledge in general.