Conference Schedule

MUSC Pathology Multi-Specialty Symposium Kiawah Island Golf Resort
West Beach Conference Center April 21st – 24th, 2020

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Charleston DermPath Weekend
MUSC Children’s Hospital - 171 Ashley Ave - Room CH204 - April 25, 2020

Monday, April 20

6:00 - 8:00 pm Early Registration  – Entry Hall
Exhibits Set-up- Azelea 1 - 4

Tuesday, April 21 - Gadsden Holbrook Symposium in Clinical Pathology

7:00 - 7:55 am Registration- Entry Hall
Breakfast - Carolina 4
7:55 - 8:00 am Welcome
Moderator: Frederick S. Nolte, PhD., D(ABMM), F(AAM), Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Vice-chair for Laboratory Medicine, Director of Clinical Laboratories and Molecular Pathology
8:00 - 9:00 am The Laboratorian’s Role in Laboratory Stewardship: Engaging in Choosing Wisely and Other Programs
Lee H. Hilborne, MD, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA Health System and Senior Medical Director for Quest Diagnostics 
9:00 - 10:00 am Transition to High Sensitivity Troponin Testing: Clinician and Laboratorian Challenges 
Nikolina Babic, PhD, D(ABCC), FACB, Associate Professor Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Director Clinical Chemistry, Toxicology and Point-of-Care Testing, Medical University of South Carolina
10:00 - 10:15 am Refreshment Break and Exhibits – Azalea 1- 4
10:15 - 11:15 am Case Studies: Decoding the Mysteries of Genomic Alterations in Liquid and Solid Tumors
 Iya Znoyko, PhD, TS(ABB), MBCM, CGCM (ASCP) Coordinator, Microarray Servicesb and Genomics Cytogenetics  Laboratory, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine ICCE, Medical University of South Carolina
11:15 - 12:15 pm Demystifying Molecular Testing Coverage and Policies
Samuel K. Caughron, MD, President and CEO, MAWD Pathology Group, Lenexa, KS
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch – Carolina 4
1:30 – 2:30 pm Centralized or Decentralized Molecular Diagnostic Testing? How Technology is Changing the Points of Service. 
Frederick S. Nolte, PhD., D(ABMM), F(AAM), Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Vice-chair for Laboratory Medicine, Director of Clinical Laboratories and Molecular Pathology 
2:30 – 3:30 pm Artificial Intelligence in Pathology: A Primer and Predictions
Christopher Metts, MD, Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina
 3:30 pm Adjourn

Wednesday, April 22 - Pratt-Thomas Symposium in Surgical Pathology

7:00 - 7:55 am Registration- Entry Hall
Breakfast - Carolina 4
7:55 - 8:00 am Welcome - Carolina 1 & 2
Moderator: M. Timothy Smith, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of SC
8:00 – 9:00 am Large Gland Lesions of the Prostate
Samson W. Fine, MD, Associate Attending Pathologist, Department of Pathology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
9:00 - 10:00 am From Common to Uncommon: Renal Neoplasia in 2020 and it’s Differential Diagnosis
Samson W. Fine, MD, Associate Attending Pathologist, Department of Pathology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
10:00 - 10:15 am Refreshment Break and Exhibits – Azalea 1-4
10:15 - 11:15 am Breast Pathology
Syed Amir Fazal Hoda, MB, BS, Professor of Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
Weill Cornell Medicine
11:15 - 12:15 pm Breast Pathology
Syed Amir Fazal Hoda, MB, BS, Professor of Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology
Weill Cornell Medicine
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch – Carolina 4
1:30 - 2:30 pm Gynecologic Pathology
Laura Spruill, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory
Medicine Medical University of SC
2:30 - 3:30 pm Gynecologic Pathology
Laura Spruill, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory
Medicine Medical University of SC
 3:30 pm Adjourn

Thursday, April 23 - Pratt-Thomas Symposium in Surgical Pathology

7:00 - 7:55 am Registration- Entry Hall
Breakfast – Carolina 4
7:55 - 8:00 am Welcome - Carolina 1 & 2
Moderator: M. Timothy Smith, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medicine Medical University of SC
8:00 – 9:00 am Pulmonary Neoplasms
Mark R. Wick, MD, Professor of Pathology & Associate Director of Surgical Pathology
University of Virginia Health System
9:00 - 10:00 am Mesothelioma
Mark R. Wick, MD, Professor of Pathology & Associate Director of Surgical Pathology
University of Virginia Health System
10:00 – 10:15 am Refreshment Break and Exhibits- Azalea 1-4
10:15 - 11:15 am Epithclioid Vascular Tumors
Mark Edgar, MD, Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, QA Director, Anatomic Pathology
Emory University Hospital Midtown
11:15 -12:15 pm Small Blue Cell Tumors
Mark Edgar, MD, Director of Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology, QA Director, Anatomic Pathology
Emory University Hospital Midtown
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch - Carolina 4
1:30 - 2:30 pm Conquest of the Midnight Brain Frozen
Cynthia Welsh, MD, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
2:30 - 3:30 pm Trobhoblastic Disease
Evelyn Bruner, MD, Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
 3:30 pm Adjourn

Friday, April 24 - Pratt-Thomas Symposium in Surgical Pathology

7:00 - 7:55 am Registration- Entry Hall
Breakfast – Carolina 4
7:55 - 8:00 am Welcome – Carolina 1 & 2
Moderator: M. Timothy Smith, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of SC
8:00 – 9:00 am Non-Neuroepithelial Neoplasms of the CNS and Surrounding Tissues 1
David M. Meredith MD, PhD, Professor of Anatomic Pathology, Clinical and Laboratory Pathology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
9:00 - 10:00 am Non-Neuroepithelial Neoplasms of the CNS and Surrounding Tissues 2
David M. Meredith MD, PhD, Professor of Anatomic Pathology, Clinical and Laboratory Pathology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
10:00 - 10:15 am Refreshment Break and Exhibits – Azalea 1-4
10:15 – 11:15 am Dermatopathology for General Pathologists
Jessica Forcucci, MD, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
11:15 - 12:15 pm Salivary Gland Tumors Simplified
Mary Richardson, DDS, MD, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch – Carolina 4

Friday, April 24 - McKee Cytology Seminar

7:00 - 7:55 am Registration- Entry Hall
Breakfast – Carolina 4
7:55 – 8:00 am Welcome
Moderator: Jack Yang, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
8:00 - 9:00 am Serous Effusion Cytopathology: Uncovering Pitfalls and Problems
Syed Z. Ali, MBBS, MD, Director, Division of Cytopathology, Professor of
Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medicine
9:00 - 10:00 am Pancreatic Cytopathology: The Hopkins Experience
Syed Z. Ali, MBBS, MD, Director, Division of Cytopathology, Professor of
Pathology, Johns Hopkins Medicine
10:00 - 10:15 am Refreshment Break and Exhibits – Azalea 1-4
10:15 - 11:15 am Head and Neck Cytology: Thyroid
Jeffery Krane, MD, PhD, Professor of Anatomic Pathology, Clinical and
Laboratory Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
11:15 - 12:15 Head and Neck Cytology: Salivary Gland
Jeffery Krane, MD, PhD, Professor of Anatomic Pathology, Clinical and
Laboratory Pathology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
12:15 - 1:30 pm Lunch – Carolina 4
1:30 – 3:30 pm Find needle aspiration cytology of metastatic malignancies of unknown primary
Jan Silverman, MD, Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill North Carolina
3:30 pm Adjourn

 

Charleston DermPath Weekend
MUSC Children’s Hospital - 171 Ashley Ave - Room CH204 - April 25, 2020

Saturday, April 25th

7:30 – 8:25 am Continental breakfast will be provided
8:25 - 8:30 am Welcome – MUSC Children’s Hospital Room CH204
Moderator: John S. Metcalf, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
8:30 - 10:30 am Case Presentations by MUSC DermPath Alumni
Moderator: John S. Metcalf, M.D., Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
10:30 - 10:45 am Refreshment Break
10:45 - 12:45 pm Dermatopathology Unknowns
Daniel Lopez-Garcia, MD, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
12:45 – 2:00 pm Lunch - On Your Own
2:00 – 4:00 pm Dermatopathology Unknowns
Cathy Massoud, MD, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Medical University of SC
4:00 pm Adjourn

 

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