What Every Pathologist Needs to Know

Oakstone Clinical Update

Features microscopy sessions and lectures focused on synthesizing evolving areas of diagnostic pathology to enhance knowledge and improve performance. Earn Lifelong Learning and SAM credits.

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Learn from the Experts

This online CME program stresses tips and pearls relevant to modern diagnostic pathology. What Every Pathologist Needs to Know covers major areas of diagnostic surgical pathology: breast, genitourinary, gastrointestinal, skin, gynecologic, hematopoietic, frozen sections, head and neck, pulmonary, cytopathology, neuropathology, and bone and soft tissue. Speakers draw from their own slide collections, reviewing cases at the microscope and presenting lectures that address real time issues of daily practice, helping you to:

  • Define key benign breast lesions likely to be overdiagnosed as carcinomas
  • Explain clues for separating reactive and dysplastic gastrointestinal tract lesions
  • Assess frozen sections, including pancreatic, parathyroid, and CNS
  • Explain an approach to HPV testing in head and neck tumors
  • Discuss issues in urothelial cytology
  • And more…

Expand Your Skills

Available online, What Every Pathologist Needs to Know provides a maximum of 16.75 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

Course Directors:
Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD
Professor of Pathology
Oncology and Orthopedic Surgery
Division Director
Gastrointestinal Pathology
Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Lisa Rooper, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Surgical Pathology
Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Credits: Earn a maximum of 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

  • Triple-Negative Breast Cancers on Core Needle Biopsy: Diagnostic Pitfalls - Marissa White, MD
  • Genitourinary Pathology Highlights - Andres Matoso, MD
  • Dysplasia Top to Bottom - Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology – Microscopy Session - Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD
  • Skin Lesions - Jerad M. Gardner, MD
  • Gynecologic Pathology Everyday Pearls - Tricia Murdock, MD
  • Lymph Node Pathology: A Systematic Approach and Common Pitfalls - Amy Duffield, MD, PhD
  • Challenges and Pitfalls in Pancreatobiliary Intraoperative Frozen Section Analysis: Margins, Liver and Peritoneal Lesions - Elizabeth D. Thompson, MD, PhD
  • Head and Neck Pathology - Lisa Rooper, MD
  • Cytopathology: What Every Pathologist Needs to Know - Christopher VandenBussche, MD, PhD
  • Cytopathology Live! Educational Cases for Your Consideration - Christopher VandenBussche, MD, PhD
  • Neuropathology Lifesavers - Frozen Section Pitfalls - Fausto Rodriguez, MD
  • Soft Tissue Pathology Key Points - Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD
  • Soft Tissue Pathology – Microscopy Session - Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Tips and Pearls - John Reith, MD

Course Directors

Elizabeth A. Montgomery, MD

  • Professor of Pathology, Oncology and Orthopedic Surgery
  • Division Director, Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

 

Lisa Rooper, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Surgical Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Faculty

Amy Duffield, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor
  • Division of Hematologic Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Jerad M. Gardner, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Departments of Pathology and Dermatology
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Little Rock, AR

Andres Matoso, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Division of Hematologic Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Tricia Murdock, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology
  • Division of Gynecologic Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

John Reith, MD

  • Professor, Department of Pathology,
  • Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Gainesville, FL

 

Fausto Rodriguez, MD

  • Director, Clinical Neuropathology Service
  • Associate Professor
  • Departments of Pathology, Oncology and Ophthalmology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Elizabeth D. Thompson, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology and Oncology
  • Division of Surgical Pathology
  • Department of Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Christopher VandenBussche, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Pathology and Oncology
  • Department of Pathology
  • Program Director, Cytopathology Fellowship
  • Associate Director of the Cytopathology Laboratory
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

Marissa White, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology
  • Division of Surgical Pathology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Baltimore, MD

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 a maximum of 16.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: June 15, 2020
Date of Credit Termination: June 15, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 16.75

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

This activity 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

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Define key benign breast lesions likely to be over diagnosed as carcinomas
  • Understand an approach to bladder and prostate lesions
  • Explain clues for separating reactive and dysplastic gastrointestinal tract lesions
  • Assess melanocytic neoplasms
  • Recognize clues in interpreting pancreatic frozen sections
  • Analyze parathyroid frozen sections
  • Explain an approach to HPV testing in head and neck tumors
  • List appropriate testing for lung carcinomas
  • Discuss issues in urothelial cytology
  • List key features in pulmonary cytology
  • Assess CNS frozen sections
  • Evaluate benign bone lesions
  • Discuss some key soft tissue lesions

Intended Audience

This activity is designed for pathologists, pathology fellows, community pathologists, and academic pathologists.