13th Annual Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

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13th Annual Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology

  1. 1. DatedMaterial Non-ProfitOrg. U.S.Postage PAID Baltimore,MD PermitNo.5839 Albert H. Owens, Jr. Auditorium David H. Koch Cancer Research Building Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Maryland 13TH ANNUAL Saturday and Sunday October 26-27, 2013 This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Current Topics in APPROVED FOR SELF-ASSESSMENT MODULE (SAM) FOR MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION C O N T I N U I N G M E D I C A L E D U C A T I O N Intensive Educational Weekend! OfficeofContinuingMedicalEducation 720RutlandAvenue/Turner20 Baltimore,Maryland21205-2195 CurrentTopicsin Gastrointestinal andLiverPathology SaturdayandSunday October26-27,2013 SidneyKimmelComprehensiveCancer CenteratJohnsHopkins Baltimore,Maryland
  2. 2. DESCRIPTION This 13th annual conference is intended as a practical overview for pathologists who encounter gastrointestinal and liver specimens in daily practice. Interpretation of biopsies of the upper GI tract mucosa and the liver will be addressed, as well as recent advances in pancreatic and biliary pathology. Case presentation will be featured to emphasize presented concepts. Participants should come away with a better understanding of interpretation of mucosal biopsies, liver biopsies, pancreatic/biliary disorders, current concepts in staging and the application of modern techniques to gastrointestinal disorders. OBJECTIVES After attending this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to: • Discuss the classification and pitfalls of staging colorectal cancer. • Identify the key histologic features of serrated epithelial neoplasms. • Identify the key components of the practical approach to molecular analysis of colon cancer. • Explain an algorithmic approach to diagnosing pancreas cysts. • Summarize the basic concepts in digital pathology and image analysis. • Review the diagnostic clues in the evaluation of Barrett esophagus biopsies. • Discuss the diagnostic clues and work up of autoimmune gastritis. • Summarize the basic concepts of gastrointestinal liver lymphomas. • Summarize the basic concepts and histological changes associated with evaluating liver biopsies for fatty liver disease. WHO SHOULD ATTEND This activity is intended for pathologists and pathology residents. ACCREDITATION STATEMENT The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. OTHER CREDIT American Board of Pathology (SAM) This course is approved for self assessment module (SAM) credit by the American Board of Pathology and addresses the ACGME competencies of Medical Knowledge and Systems-Based Practice. Contact Hours for Non-Physicians The Johns Hopkins University has approved this activity for 14.75 contact hours for non-physicians. POLICY ON SPEAKER AND PROVIDER DISCLOSURE It is the policy of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine that the speaker and provider disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/ unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine OCME has established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity. Detailed disclosure will be made in the activity handout materials. GENERAL INFORMATION REGISTRATION Saturday, October 26, 2013 • 7:00-7:45 a.m. LOCATION Albert H. Owens, Jr. Auditorium • David H. Koch Cancer Research Building Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins 1650 E. Jefferson Street • Baltimore, Maryland 21231 The street level entrance to the Albert H. Owens, Jr. Auditorium is via the Bunting Blaustein Cancer Center lobby located on Jefferson Street, west of Broadway. Directions and campus parking information are available on our website under the contact and travel section at www.HopkinsCME.edu. The closest garage is the McElderry Street Garage, which is located off of Caroline Street between Monument Street and Orleans Street (Route 40). Handicapped parking is also available in the McElderry Street Garage. Complimentary round- trip transportation for attendees staying at conference headquarters hotel will be provided. Johns Hopkins is smoke-free. FEES REGISTRATION CUT-OFF DATE: October 20, 2013 Methods of Payment: Payment by check or credit card must accompany the registration form prior to the activity. On-site payments by credit card only. Foreign payments must be by credit card or with a U.S. Dollar World Money Order. The registration fee includes instructional materials, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks and lunches. Physicians ......................................................................................................................................................... $500 Residents*/Fellows*/Allied Health Professionals.................................................................. $300 *with verification of status Printed Syllabus (Optional BW)....................................................................................................... $50 You will receive a confirmation by e-mail if you have provided your e-mail address. Otherwise confirmation will be sent by mail. If you have not received it by October 20, 2013, call (410) 502-9636 to confirm that you are registered. A certificate of attendance will be sent by December 13, 2013 to the e-mail address you provide on the registration form. The Johns Hopkins University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any activity due to unforeseen circumstances. In this event, the University will refund the registration fee but is not responsible for travel expenses. Additionally, we reserve the right to change the venue to a comparable venue. Under such circumstances registrants will be notified as soon as possible. LATE FEE AND REFUND POLICY A $50 late fee applies to registrations received after 5:00 p.m. EST on October 20, 2013. A handling fee of $50 will be deducted for cancellation. An additional fee may apply for cancellation of other events, including workshops and social activities. Refund requests must be received by fax or mail by October 20, 2013. No refunds will be made thereafter. Transfer of registration to another Johns Hopkins conference in lieu of cancellation is not possible. EMERGENCY CALLS On October 26-27, 2013 direct emergency calls to the Hopkins registration desk, (410) 502-8108. Messages will be posted for participants. EVALUATION A form will be available to attendees to evaluate each session and each speaker’s presentation, as well as to identify future educational needs. OUTCOMES SURVEY A survey will be sent to all physician attendees within three months post activity to assist us in determining what impact this activity had on the attendee’s practice. HOTEL AND TRAVEL INFORMATION We strongly encourage you to book your accommodations at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel, which is the conference headquarters hotel. The Johns Hopkins Office of CME makes every effort to secure the best rate for overnight accommodations. The rate is part of a negotiated conference package that incorporates many services. By staying at the host hotel and booking within the room block, you help us maintain current conference benefits and keep future registration fees reasonable. Please consider this when making your overnight accommodations decision. Renaissance Harborplace Hotel Phone: (800) 468-3571 202 East Pratt Street (410) 547-1200 Baltimore, Maryland 21202 FAX: (410) 539-5780 Web Site: www.renaissancehotels.com HOTEL RESERVATION CUT-OFF DATE: OCTOBER 4, 2013 A limited block of sleeping rooms has been reserved for your convenience and will be available on a first come, first served basis. The Renaissance Harborplace Hotel is part of the waterfront complex of Harborplace, and only steps away from the many attractions of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. Make your reservation online at http://tinyurl.com/njgw932 or call the hotel directly and specify that you are attending the Johns Hopkins GI and Liver Pathology course to receive the special group rate of $199 single or double, plus tax. Complimentary roundtrip transportation will be provided. On-site parking is available at the hotel at an additional charge. Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. Check-out time is 12:00 p.m. AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. Please notify us if you have any special needs.
  3. 3. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2013 MORNING 7:00 - 7:45 Registration and Continental Breakfast 7:45 - 8:00 Welcome and Conference Goals Robert Anders, MD, PhD 8:00 - 9:00 Serrated Neoplasia: Facts and Fiction Rhonda Yantiss, MD 9:00 - 10:00 AJCC Colorectal Cancer Staging: Putting the 7th Edition into Practice Rhonda Yantiss, MD 10:00 - 10:15 Refreshment Break 10:15 - 11:15 A Trio of Gastritides: Infectious, Autoimmune and Drug-Induced Jason Park, MD, PhD 11:15 - 12:15 Gastric Polyps, Hyperplasia and Enlarged Mucosal Folds Dora Lam-Himlin, MD 12:15 - 1:15 Lunch AFTERNOON 1:15 - 2:15 Molecular Pathology of Colorectal Cancer James Eshleman, MD, PhD 2:15 - 3:15 A Practical Introduction to Digital Pathology Toby Cornish, MD, PhD 3:15 - 3:30 Refreshment Break 3:30 - 4:30 Future of Molecular Testing in Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease Laura Wood, MD, PhD 4:30 - 5:00 Test Utilization in GI and Liver Pathology Panel Discussion Jason Park, MD, PhD, Toby Cornish, MD, PhD, James Eshleman, MD, PhD, Laura Wood, MD, PhD SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2013 MORNING 7:15 - 8:00 Continental Breakfast 8:00 - 9:00 Esophageal Pathology: Non-Neoplastic Elizabeth Montgomery, MD 9:00 - 10:00 Esophagus Pathology: Barrett’s Esophagus and Neoplasms Elizabeth Montgomery, MD 10:00 - 10:15 Refreshment Break 10:15 - 11:00 Cystic Tumors of the Pancreas Ralph Hruban, MD 11:00 - 12:00 The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: IBD and Emerging IBD Mimics Christina Arnold, MD 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch AFTERNOON 1:00 - 2:00 Practical Approach to GI and Liver Lymphomas: A Case Based Discussion Michael Cruise, MD, PhD 2:00 - 3:00 The Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer Michael Goggins, MD 3:00 - 3:15 Refreshment Break 3:15 - 4:15 Fatty Liver Disease Robert Anders, MD, PhD 4:15 - 4:30 Summary 4:30 Adjourn Please complete and return the Evaluation and Credit Report Forms. The Registration Desk will remain open during conference hours. The schedule is subject to change. The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of this CME activity. TO REGISTER or FOR FURTHER INFORMATION Register Online (credit card and eCheck)................www.HopkinsCME.edu Register by Phone (credit card only)..............................................(410) 502-9636 Register by Fax................................................................................................(866) 510-7088 Confirmation/Certificates.......................................................................(410) 502-9636 General Information....................................................................................(410) 955-2959 E-mail the Office of CME.................................................................cmenet@jhmi.edu For general information, the direct link for this CME activity web page is: http://www.hopkinscme.edu/CourseDetail.aspx/80031959 Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/HopkinsCME http://www.facebook.com/HopkinsCME SYLLABUS A color CD will be provided to all registrants. A black and white printed syllabus will be available for an additional fee of $50. A limited number of printed syllabi may be available after the registration cut- off date, based on availability. Please order on the Registration Form. Please bring a fully charged laptop with you if you would like to view the presentations during the conference. Electrical power may not be available in the meeting space. The syllabus will also be available in color for downloading/printing prior to the conference at no charge. The website URL will be provided to all registrants. PROGRAM
  4. 4. Acknowledgement Applications for commercial support from health care related industries are pending. A complete list of contributors will be provided in the syllabus. Registration Form Course Number 80031959 13th Annual Current Topics in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology / October 26-27, 2013 To Register:  Online (credit card and eCheck): www.HopkinsCME.edu By phone (credit card only): (410) 502-9636  By fax: (866) 510-7088 Or mail this form to the Johns Hopkins University, Office of Continuing Medical Education, P.O. Box 64128, Baltimore, Maryland 21264-4128. Include check payable to HOPKINS/80031959. PAYMENT MUST ACCOMPANY FORM TO CONFIRM YOUR REGISTRATION. h I am a Johns Hopkins speaker for this activity. Please type or print clearly: * For Physicians Only You will receive a confirmation notice and your attendance certificate by e-mail if you provide your e-mail address. h Check here if you wish to receive e-mail notices about upcoming CME activities. h I plan to stay at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland. What do you hope to learn by attending this activity? ___________________________________________________________ Please notify us if you have any special needs. _______________________ REGISTRATION FEES: h Physicians.................................................................................................................................. $500 h Residents*/Fellows*/Nurses/Allied Health Professionals .................. $300 *with verification of status h Printed Syllabus (Optional BW).............................................................................. $50 The registration fee includes instructional materials, continental breakfast, refreshment breaks and lunches. For registrations received after 5:00 p.m. EST on October 20, 2013 include a $50 late fee. On-site registrations are payable only by credit card. Total amount enclosed: $ _____________ PAYMENT TYPE: JHU Faculty/Staff Only: If you are using your Tuition Remission Benefit or an ION budget, please complete this registration form and return with appropriate payment processing form to OCME, Turner 20. Forms can be found on-line at http://www.hopkinscme.edu/Resources/resources.aspx. h Check (See instructions on top of form.) h Credit Card: h VISA h MASTERCARD h DISCOVER h AmEx Card # ________ - ________ - ________ - ________ Exp. Date _______ Name on Card ________________________________________________ Please print clearly Signature Date______________________________________________ SPEAKERS Activity Director Robert Anders MD, PhD Associate Professor of Pathology Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Johns Hopkins Speakers Toby Cornish, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pathology Michael Cruise, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pathology James Eshleman, MD, PhD Professor of Pathology Michael Goggins, MD Professor of Pathology Ralph Hruban, MD Professor of Pathology and Oncology Elizabeth Montgomery, MD Professor of Pathology, Oncology, and Orthopedic Surgery Laura Wood, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pathology Guest Speakers Rhonda Yantiss, MD Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Chief, Gastrointestinal Pathology Weill Cornell Medical College New York, New York Christina Arnold, MD Assistant Professor of Pathology Ohio State University Columbus, Ohio Dora Lam-Himlin, MD Assistant Professor of Pathology Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Arizona Jason Park, MD, PhD Assistant Professor of Pathology University of Texas Southwestern Children’s Medical Center Dallas, Texas Please note: The Physician Payments Sunshine Act was enacted by Congress to increase public awareness of financial relationships between drug and medical device manufacturers and physicians. In compliance with the requirements of this Act, the commercial supporter/s of this activity may require the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine to report certain professional information (such as name, address, National Provider Identifier, and State License #) of physician attendees who receive complimentary food and beverage in conjunction with a CME activity. The commercial supporter is required to submit the collected data to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services which will then publish the data on its website. last name first name m.i. highest degree primary specialty Hopkins Faculty/Staff Only JHED ID Number: NPI* State License # * State of License* mailing address city state ZIP + 4 code country daytime telephone fax number e-mail / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

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