MGH Pathology presents continuing medical education (CME) courses under the auspices of Harvard Medical School, Department of Continuing Education.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Courses

Harvard Medical School, Department of Continuing Education
P.O. Box 825
Boston, MA 02117-0825
Phone: 617-384-8600
Fax: 617-384-8686
Email: hms-cme@hms.harvard.edu
Website: www.cme.hms.harvard.edu

2015 Courses

March 12 - 15, 2015
Surgical Pathology for the Practicing Pathologist
The Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort and Spa, Fort Myers, FL

This course presents a broad over-view of many areas of surgical pathology and is presented by Harvard Medical School faculty and selected guest faculty with known expertise in the specific subject matter areas. The course is designed to update both academic practicing pathologists and those in the community with new advances in surgical pathology and to provide aids in diagnosis based on conventional morphologic analysis as well as updates on new techniques such as immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology to the extent that they bear on establishing the correct diagnosis. This four-day course features conventional didactic lectures with frequent discussion periods and extensive time for one-on-one contact with faculty. Visit the HMS page for full details.
Course Fee: $995.00
Course Director: Robert H. Young, MD
Robert E. Scully Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

April 20 - 23, 2015
Gynecological and Obstetric Pathology for the Practicing Pathologist
The Naples Grande Beach Resort, Naples, FL

This course presents a broad overview of many areas of surgical pathology, and is presented by Harvard Medical School faculty and selected guest faculty with known expertise in the specific subject matter areas. The course is designed to update both academic practicing pathologists and those in the community with new advances in surgical pathology. It also aims to provide aids in diagnosis based on conventional morphologic analysis as well as updates on new techniques such as immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology to the extent that they bear on establishing the correct diagnosis. The program features conventional didactic lectures with frequent discussion periods and extensive time for one-on-one contact with faculty. Visit the HMS page.
Course Fee: $995.00
Course Directors: Robert H. Young, MD, Robert E. Scully Professor of Pathology; David C. Wilbur, MD, Professor of Pathology; Esther Oliva, MD, Professor of Pathology

May 4 - 7, 2015
Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatic Pathology
The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, MA

This course presents a broad overview of many areas of gastrointestinal pathology and is presented by Harvard Medical School faculty and selected guest faculty with known expertise in the specific subject matter areas. The course is designed to update both academic practicing pathologists and those in the community with new advances in gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary pathology, and to provide aids in diagnosis based on conventional morphologic analysis, as well as updates on new techniques, such as immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology to the extent that they bear on establishing the correct diagnosis. The program features 1) conventional didactic lectures with frequent discussion periods and extensive time for one-on-one contact with faculty; and 2) slide seminars with discussion of diagnostic challenges. Visit the HMS page for full details.
Course Fee: $995.00
Course Directors: Gregory Y. Lauwers, MD; Robert D. Odze, MD, FRCP(C)

June 3 - 6, 2015
Current Concepts in Head and Neck & Endocrine Pathology 
The Fairmont Copley Plaza, Boston, MA

This four-day postgraduate course provides comprehensive coverage of practical head and neck & endocrine topics, including oropharynx, larynx, nasal and oral cavities, ear, salivary gland, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pituitary, and GI endocrine. The course also covers skin, bone, soft tissue, and hematopoietic lesions of the head and neck. The course emphasizes diagnostic issues encountered in everyday practice, highlighting common pitfalls and how to avoid them. Microscopic sessions will also be given with unknown cases. Guest speakers, Ricardo V. Lloyd, M.D., Ph.D, and Bruce M. Wenig, M.D., will supplement expert subspecialty faculty from the Massachusetts General Hospital and other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals. The course will be held at the popular Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel, located in historic Copley Square in the heart of downtown Boston. In addition to CME credit, registrants will also be eligible for SAM credit for the purposes of meeting the American Board of Pathology requirements for Maintenance of Certification. Visit the HMS page for full details.
Course Fee: $995.00
Course Directors: William C. Faquin, MD, PhD; Vania Nose, MD, PhD; Peter M. Sadow, MD, PhD

 

 

 

Updated 2/20/2015