April 29 - May 2, 2010
The Westin New York at Times Square
New York, NY
Course Director: John R. Goldblum, M.D. Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
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 for registrants, and there is a reception for registrants and accompanying persons. Click here to see course descriptions.
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 16.3 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).
Save $$$ - Register Early!
November 22 - February 5
February 6 - April 6
April 7 through On Site
Online Registration is now available. Click here to register.
Refunds of fees, less $50 administrative fee, will be made until April 16, 2010. Refunds after that date
will be subject to a 50% fee, but registrants will receive course materials.
Course Learning Objectives
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.
The Westin New York at Times Square
270 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
Rates: $239.00 for "Traditional Rooms"
Available 3 days pre/post meeting dates
Taxes: 14.25% tax, plus $3.50 New York City Occupancy Tax
Room Block to be released April 6, 2010
Check in: 3:00 pm Check out: 12:00 am
P: (800) WESTIN1 (identify yourself with the USCAP group)
- or - visit the Westin 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.
LaGuardia Airport is only 8 miles from the Westin Hotel.
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: 5440AB
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, you can 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 LaGuardia airport/Westin is approximately $45.00 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 ETMTT.Click here for more information on using SuperShuttle.
LGA – Claim your luggage then follow the signs to the Ground Transportation Desk near the Baggage Claim area. You can either call SuperShuttle directly on the courtesy phone or ask an agent at the desk to arrange for SuperShuttle service.