A Practical ApproachTo Breast, Genitourinary and Pulmonary Pathology 2016

Florence, FI IT
May 18, 2016 to May 20, 2016

The issue which we aim to address by means this educational intervention is the transmission of expertise in the field of breast, genitourinary and pulmonary pathology to allow activity attendings a proper management of clinical cases.



ACCME Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The Medical College of Wisconsin and Anatomia Patologica-Ospedale S. Andrea La Spezia-Italy. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
For more information or special needs contact:  Claudia Massi +39 0187 534242 or E-mail claudia.massi@asl5.liguria.it

Target Audience



Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners will be able:
  • To evaluate the diagnostic criteria and clinical significance of various benign, in situ and malignant breast lesions and determine appropriate diagnostic testing.
  • Summarize the uses and limitations of ancillary techniques in the evaluation of breast lesions, including immunohistochemistry and molecular testing.
  • To develop a better understanding of the morphological classification of renal tumors, together whit clinical and therapeutic correlations.
  • To understand the contemporary approach to the classification of urothelial tumors and its mimics
  • To apply histopathological, immunohistochemical and molecular findings to classify and appropriately triage patients with primary lung neoplasms.
  • To use histopathological findings on routinely stained sections to appropriately classify non-neoplastic lung disease.
Additional information


Claudia Massi
Phone Number: 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 18.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/18/2016 - 9:45am CDT
Event ends: 
05/20/2016 - 2:00pm CDT
S. Apollonia Auditorium
Via San Gallo, 25
Florence, FI 50129
Planning Committee:
Franco Fedeli, MD
Anatomia Patologica - Ospedale S. Andrea
La Spezia – Italy
Saul Suster, MD
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee WI, USA


Course Directors:
Jeffrey L. Myers, MD
A. James French Professor of Diagnostic Pathology and Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Pathology, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI - USA

Victor E. Reuter, MD Vice-Chairman, Department of Pathology Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY - USA

Stuart J. Schnitt, MD
Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA - USA


All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person(s):


In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships.  These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

Available Credit

  • 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 18.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.


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