Course Faculty, Topics and Schedule
USCAP Statement Regarding Conflict of Interest
Course Learning Objectives
| 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. The course is intended to provide a pleasant, informal atmosphere for learning as well as opportunities for one-on-one interaction with the outstanding faculty. Time will be allowed for questions and answers. Continental breakfast is provided for registrants and there is a reception for registrants and accompanying persons.
Fall in love with "The City by the Bay" from an ideal location at Hyatt Fisherman's Wharf, a premiere San Francisco luxury hotel. Nob Hill, Chinatown, Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge are just minutes away. San Francisco boasts 49 square miles of amazing sights, scenes, and destinations.
CERTIFICATES OF CME/SAM CREDIT OR PARTICIPATION
The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The USCAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and SAMs credits. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The American Medical Association has determined that physicians not licensed in the US who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Health Professional participants may claim hours to receive a Certificate of Participation for an activity designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
An online evaluation must be completed prior to claiming CME credit for this activity. The evaluation form and CME claim forms can be accessed through the USCAP website after completion of the activity.
Self-Assessment Module Credits
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 with a minimum performance level of 80% correct in order to claim SAM credits.
| ||Practicing Pathologist||Trainee|
| November 16 – March 25 || $725 || $800|| $550|| $675|
| March 26 – April 30 || $825 || $900|| $575|| $700|
| May 1 – On-site || $925 || $1000|| $600|| $725|
Note: Due to limited seating, early registration is advised
Refunds of fees, less $50 administrative fee, will be made until April 10, 2013. Refunds after that date will be subject to a 50% penalty, but registrants will receive course materials.
Hyatt Fisherman's Wharf
555 North Point Street
San Francisco, CA 94133
Rates: Single/Double $199.00
Available 3 days pre/post meeting dates
Check in: 3:00 pm Check out: 12:00 pm
Reservations:: 1-888-421-1442 (identify yourself with the USCAP group) or
San Francisco Airport is the closest airport to the hotel.
Delta Airlines is offering discounted airfares for attendees traveling to our meeting. For assistance with reservations contact Delta Airlines Meeting Services Desk at 1-800-328-1111. Be sure to use our File Number: NMF3X
American Airlines is offering discounted airfares for attendees traveling to our meeting. For assistance with reservations visit
American Airlines online or contact their Meeting Services Desk at 1-800-433-1790. Be sure to use our Authorization Number: 2453BR
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 AVIS
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 San Francisco airport/Hyatt at Fisherman's Wharf Hotel is approximately $45.00 one way.
Airport Shuttle Service
Shuttle Fare is offering $4 off Airport Shuttle Transportation to and from the San Francisco Airport to the Hyatt Fisherman's Wharf.
To book a reservation, click HERE. Use the discount code Code - 4L72M at checkout
Click on the reservation link above, select your preferred transport option and click "continue booking".
Choose the type of service you want, "pick up from airport" and "roundtrip", click "schedule pickup".
Click "reserve now" and enter the discount code on the checkout page.
Your reservation must be made on-line in order to use the coupon code.
Once you complete your reservation an email confirmation will be sent to you and this will be your travel voucher for your airport transportation. It will also include instructions on where to meet your shuttle when you arrive at the airport.
If you need to make changes AFTER your reservation is complete please contact customer service at:
1-877-300-4826, email:firstname.lastname@example.org, Monday - Friday 8am -5pm EST.
Things to do in San Francisco
Here are a video and printable brochure that highlight some of the area attractions