Course Director: John R. Goldblum, M.D.
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
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This course is designed to provide updated, pragmatic, problem-solving information for practicing anatomic pathologists. It will focus on the resolution of diagnostic pitfalls in an array of difficult areas of surgical pathology including endocrine, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, gynecologic and obstetric, and hematopathology. This course is presented in a lecture format by distinguished faculty members with expertise in their respective fields and experienced in post graduate educational activities at the national and international levels. Time is scheduled for questions and answers utilizing an audience response system. A comprehensive syllabus and a CD-ROM containing illustrative PowerPoint presentations for each topic are included in the course fee. This course is intended to provide a pleasant, informal atmosphere for learning as well as opportunities for one-on-one interaction with the outstanding faculty. Continental breakfast is provided.
Course Learning Objectives
| To sharpen
existing expertise in diagnostic surgical pathology and to present new information, recent technological
advances and updated concepts that are useful in daily practice. |
| To provide an
understanding of current standards, techniques, criteria, classifications, etc. in areas where training and
self-study may give less than ideal exposure. |
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| ||Practicing Pathologist||Trainee|
| November 1 - March 20 ||$650||$725||$550||$675|
| March 21 - April 29 ||$675||$750||$575||$700|
| April 30 and On Site ||$700||$775||$600||$725|
Online Registration is now available. Click here to register.
Refunds of fees, less $50 administrative fee, will be made until April 17, 2009. Refunds after that date
will be subject to a 50% fee, but registrants will receive course materials.
The USCAP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide
continuing medical education for physicians.
The USCAP designates this educational activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ .
Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The USCAP is also accredited by the American Board of Pathology to offer Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs)
for the purpose of meeting the American Board of Pathology requirements for Maintenance of Certification.
Registrants must take and pass the post-test in order to claim SAMs credit(s).
Hyatt at Fisherman's Wharf
555 North Point Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
P: (415) 563-1234
F: (415) 563-2218
Rates: Single/Double $225.00
Available 3 days pre/post meeting dates
Taxes: 14% tax
Room Block to be released April 2, 2009
Check in: 4:00 pm Check out: 11:00 am
P: (415) 563-1234 (identify yourself with the USCAP group)
- or - you may make reservations online at the Hyatt Website.
All reservation requests will require a one (1)
night advance payment that will be refundable only if the reservation is canceled at least 72 hours prior
to arrival date.
American Airlines is offering discounted airfares for attendees traveling to our meeting. For
assistance with reservations and ticket purchase contact American Airlines Meeting Services Desk at
1-800-433-1790. Be sure to use our Authorization Number: A8449AC
IMPORTANT: For online ticket purchases, please include our Authorization Number in the Tour Code box
of all tickets issued for this group.
Avis Car Rental
Avis is offering discounted car rentals for attendees during our meeting. The Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number is D005275. To book your reservation online,
please visit the Avis Website
or call toll free to 1-800-331-1600 and use the above discount number.
The group discount is 25% and is available from 7 days before until 7 days after the event dates with
unlimited free mileage.
With great discounts and the highest levels of service, there's never been a
better reason to rent with Avis!
Cab fare to/from the San Francisco airport/Hyatt is approximately $45.00 one way.
Cab fare to/from the Oakland airport/Hyatt is approximately $70.00 one way.
Airport Shuttle Service
SuperShuttle is offering a discounted rate of to USCAP meeting attendees. To book your reservation
and prepay online, please visit their website at www.supershuttle.com and use the promotional code TGK5N.