Midwestern Conference: Update Course in Surgical Pathology 2015
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 20 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
- Other Health Care Professionals
- Evaluate current criteria for diagnosis in various subspecialty areas in surgical pathology
- Recognize the proper application of immunohistochemical and other ancillary techniques for the diagnosis of problematic cases
- Become familiar with advances in terminology and classification of neoplastic and non-neoplastic disorders
A block of rooms has been reserved at a reduced convention rate of $109 (plus taxes) per night. In order to receive this reduced rate, reservations must be made before Friday, August 21, 2015, or prior to the room block filling up.
To make reservations, please contact the hotel directly at 414.475.9500 or visit their website at http://www.crowneplazamilwaukee.com. When calling for room reservations, indicate that you are registering for the Midwestern Conference Update Course to obtain the reduced rate. Individuals canceling reservations after 4:00 p.m. on the day of your arrival will incur a charge of your first night’s room rate, as well as tax. For more information on alternate accommodations, as well as Milwaukee area attractions, dining, and events, please visit www.visitmilwaukee.org.
The Crown Plaza Hotel is Centrally located in the Greater Milwaukee Area our Wauwatosa hotel is located just 15 minutes from the General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) and just 10 minutes West of Downtown Milwaukee. Located minutes from Milwaukee Regional Medical Center, GE Taxi, limousine, and shuttle services are available at the airport. To reserve a shared van service from the airport to the hotel, contact Airport Connection at 414.769.2444 or 800.236.5450, or visit:
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Laura Collins, MD / Associate Director of Anatomic Pathology, Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
Anais Malpica, MD / Professor of Pathology, Director of Gynecologic Pathology, M.D. anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Mercé Jorda, MD, PhD / Professor and Vice-Chair, Director of Anatomic Pathology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Flordia
Brian Rubin MD, PhD / Professor and Vice-Chair, Director of Soft Tissue Pathology, The Cleveland clinic and Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio
Saul Suster, MD / Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Irene Aguilera-Barrantes, MD / Assistant Professor of Pathology, Gynecological Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Zainab Basir, MD / Associate Professor of Pathology, Breast Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Elizabeth J. Cochran, MD / Professor of Pathology, Director of Neuropathology & Autopsy Services, Medical College of Wisconsin
Catherine Hagen, MD / Assistant Profesor of Pathology, Gastrointestingal Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Alexandra Harrington, MD / Assistant Professor of Pathology, Director of Coagulation, Medical College of Wisconsin
Bryan Hunt, MD / Assistant Professor of Pathology, Head and Neck Pathology & Cytopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Kenneth A Iczkowski, MD / Associate Professor of Pathology, Genitourinary Pathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Jason A. Jarzembowski, MD, PhD, / Associate Professor of Pathology, Director, Perinatal Pathology & Pediatric Biobank, Medical College of Wisconsin
Steven H. Kroft, MD / Professor of Pathology, Vice Chair, Clinical Pathology, Director of Hematopathology, Medical College of Wisconsin
Alexander C. Mackinnon, MD, PhD / Assistant Professor of Pathology, Director of Clinical & Translational Research Core Lab, Medical College of Wisconsin
Jose Antonio Plaza, MD / Associate professor of Pathology, Director of Dematopahology
- 20.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 20.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.