2017 Annual Meeting

International Society of Breast Pathology

March 5 2017, 7:30pm to 10:30pm

Description

International Society of Breast Pathology

Molecular Diagnostics in Breast Pathology

Sunday, March 5, 2017
7:30 PM 10:30 PM
CC 225

Session Credits: 3 CME and SAMs

Moderators: K.P. Siziopikou, MD, PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Gelareh Farshid, MD, The University of Adelaide, South Australia

 

Course Description:
The purpose of the companion meeting is to inform the audience regarding the most recent changes in the practice of breast pathology. The current program will cover the emerging use of molecular diagnostics in breast pathology. The clinical applications of this state-of-art testing as
well as future directions will be discussed.

Upon Completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe how state-of-art molecular analysis contributes to proper diagnosis and management of carcinomas of the breast
  • Identify the available and emerging molecular diagnostic tests in breast cancer.
  • Understand the increasing importance of genomics in the pathologic assessment of carcinomas of the breast

Agenda

7:00 PM

Business Meeting

7:15 PM

Introduction and President’s Remarks
Ira Bleiweiss, MD, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

7:20 PM

Presentation of Trainee Awards
Ira Bleiweiss, MD, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

7:30 PM

Genomic Tools in Breast Cancer; the Breast Oncologist’s Perspective
Virginia G. Kaklamani, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

8:00 PM

Immune Targeting in Breast Cancer
Ashley Cimino-Mathews, MD, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

8:30 PM

Circulating DNA and NGS Technology
Jorge S. Reis-Filho, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

9:00 PM

Breast Pathology: What is Trending Now
Ira Bleiweiss, MD, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Edi Brogi, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

9:30 PM

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