A list of short courses that will be held at the 2023 Annual Meeting is below.



Performing High Impact Hospital Autopsies Daniel Atherton
Paul Benson
Virginia Duncan
Pandemic Pathology: Critical Acute and Long-term Findings from COVID-19 Autopsies Sharon Fox
Richard Vander Heide

Bone and Soft Tissue

Solving the Soft Tissue Tumor Conundrum for the General Pathologist: An Integrated Morphologic, Immunohistochemical and Molecular Approach Narasimhan Agaram
Meera Hameed

Breast Pathology

Updates in Breast Cancer Biomarker Testing and Molecular Classification (or, how to shine in breast tumor board discussions Benjamin Calhoun
Xiaoxian Li
Mara Rendi
Learning from Mistakes: Diagnostic Problems and Practical Approaches in Breast Core Needle Biopsy Edi Brogi
Hannah Wen
Pathologic Assessment of Axillary Lymph Nodes in Breast Cancer and Implications for Current Clinical Management Jaya Asirvatham
Julie Jorns


Cytology-Histology Correlation in 2020: HPV and the New Era Suzanne Crumley
Dina Mody
Ekene Okoye
Pathologist-Performed Ultrasound-Guided FNA/CNB: A Brief Introduction David Lieu
The Cytology and Histology of Salivary Gland Tumors: Diagnostic Challenges and Potential Pitfalls Christopher Griffith
Tarik Elsheikh
Pits and Pearls in the Cytological Diagnosis of Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases Vicki Schnadig
Cecilia Clement


Solving Cutaneous Lymphoma Challenges Using Hematopathology and Dermatopathology Perspectives Sarah Gibson
Flona Craig
David DiCaudo
Emergency Diagnoses in Dermatopathology Victor Prieto
Phyu Aung
Novel/Challenging Cutaneous Soft Tissue Tumors Omar Habeeb
Jennifer Ko
Steven Billings
Diagnostic Pitfalls and Practical Clues in Non-Melanocytic Dermatopathology Kristine Cornejo
Rosalynn Nazarian


Updating Pathology Education for the 21st Century: How to Make Pathology Training Inclusive, Engaging, and Relevant Scott Lovitch
Vanesa Bijol
Marissa White


Practical Diagnostic and Predictive Biomarkers in Endocrine Pathology Ozgur Mete
Sylvia Asa

Gastrointestinal Pathology

Unraveling the Mysteries of Appendiceal Neoplasia Raul Gonzalez
Rhonda Yantiss
Common Diagnostic Challenges in GI pathology: An Update on Consensus Guidelines and the WHO Deepa Patil
Reetesh Pai
Vikram Deshpande
Is It Hereditary Polyposis/Cancer Syndrome? The Multidisciplinary Approach Wei Chen
Peter Stanich
Wendy Frankel
Point-Counterpoint Discussion and Update on Troublesome Topics in Gastrointestinal Pathology John Hart
Namrata Setia
Gregory Lauwers
Not Everything that’s Flat is Sprue and Other Inflammatory Conditions of the Small Bowel Diana Agostini-Vulaj
Christa Whitney-Miller

General Pathology

The Perplexing Complexity of Germ Cell Tumors: Pathobiology, Morphology, and Clinical Implications Across Various Anatomic Sites Anja Roden
Rafael Jimenez
Fabiola Medeiros

Genitourinary Pathology

Diagnostic Challenges, Pitfalls and Reporting in Prostate Pathology Giovanna Giannico
Sean Williamson
The Most Difficult and Commonly Encountered Dilemmas in Prostate, Bladder, and Kidney Pathology and How We Approach Them: A Practical Review Lakshmi Priya Kunju
Christopher Przbycin
Angela Wu
Tackling the Complex Landscape of Renal Neoplasia: A Practical Guide for Pathologists Emphasizing Current Concepts with Management Implications Ying-Bei Chen
Rohit Mehra

Gynecologic Pathology

The Evolving Classification of Gynecologic Tumors: Update Terminology, Criteria, and Molecular Biology Carlos Parra-Herran
Robert Soslow
Carolina Reyes
What’s New in Vulvar Pathology: Everything You Need to Know for Your Practice C. Blake Gilks
Naveena Singh
Gestational Trophoblastic Disease: Essential Knowledge for Precision Diagnosis Pei Hui
Natalia Buza
A Smooth Ride Into the Rocky Landscape of Uterine Smooth Muscle Neoplasia Philip Ip
Carlos Parra-Herran
Natalia Buza

Head and Neck Pathology

The Daily Sign-Out of Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Juan C. Hernandez-Prera
Navigating the Twists and Turns of Head and Neck Cytopathology: Using ancillary testing to improve diagnostic precision and patient outcomes Daniel Johnson
Ritu Nayar
William Faquin
Pigmented Mucosal Lesions Priya Nagarajan
Michelle Williams


Need to Know: The Role of the Hematopathologist in the Era of Molecular-Genetic Medicine Olga Pozdnyakova
Emily Mason
Robert Hasserjian
Roadmap to Cytoses: Guide to Navigating the Elevated Blood Count Mina Xu
Eric Hsi
Bone Marrow Diagnostic Dilemmas: A Roadmap to Distinguish Reactive from Neoplastic Lesions Michael Linden
Robert Hasserjian
Elizabeth Courville
Mixed Phenotype Acute Leukemia: Diagnostic Pitfalls for Practicing Pathologist Nidhi Aggarwal
Olga Weinberg
Updates on the Diagnostic Workup and Classification of Lymphoma in the Era of Advanced Molecular Diagnostics Yen-Chun Liu
Amy Chadburn
Nuts and Bolts for the Work Up of Philadelphia-Negative Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Siraj El Jamal
Mohamed Salama


Deployment of Digital Pathology Workflow and Image-based Al: A Practical Course for Practicing Pathologists Ulysses Balis
Anil Parwani


Getting to a Meaningful Diagnosis with Medical Liver Biopsies Maria Westerhoff
Lei Zhao
John Hart
Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology of Solid and Cystic/Intraductal Tumors of the Liver and Biliary Tract Rondell Graham
Michelle Reid

Medical Kidney

Renal Pathology: A Practical Approach Jose Torrealba
Allen Hendricks

Molecular Pathology

What to Do When You’re Stumped: Using Advanced Molecular Pathology Methods to Solve Difficult Cases Scott Lovitch
Vera Paulson
Understanding the Next-Generation-Sequencing Bioinformatics pipeline: A hands-on approach Somak Roy
Eduardo Castro-Echeverry
Kenneth Youens


Neuro Frozen! Keep Calm and Carry On: An Organized Approach, Tools, and Techniques to Conquer Neuro Frozens. The current, the new and what’s coming Sandra Camelo-Piragua
Fausto Rodriguez
Maria Martinez-Lage
Adolescent and Young Adult Brain Tumors: A Practical Diagnostic Approach Jennifer Cotter
Cynthia Hawkins
Mariarita Santi

Ophthalmic Pathology

Practical Diagnostic Approach to Eyelid and Conjunctival Lesions Phyu Aung
Priya Nagarajan


Diagnostic Challenges in Ampullary and Pancreatic Biopsy Specimens Yue Xue
Guang-Yu Yang

Pediatric Pathology

Pediatric Bone Tumor Biopsies: Doing More with Less Archana Shenoy
John Reith
Pediatric Solid Tumors: Finesse from a Pediatric Specialist, Tips & Hacks from a Surgical Pathologist Steven Smith
Jason Jarzembowski

Pulmonary Pathology

Pulmonary Vascular Pathology: A Case-based Approach Sanjay Mukhopadhyay
Mitra Mehrad
Humberto Trejo Bittar


DNA Repair Markers in GYN and GI Pathology: Daily Struggles David Schaeffer
Marilyn Kinloch
Lynn Hoang