Breast Pathology

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Full Course:  13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD; (EXPIRES 12/30/21)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Practicing Pathologists, Residents, Forensic Pathologists

Series 1 (BPATH1): Stay Current in a Rapidly Changing Field

This CME program, featuring experts in the practice of Breast Pathology, is a comprehensive review of the core concepts and emerging trends in the field. Masters of Pathology Series – Breast Pathology covers updates on ER/PR/HER2 testing, contemporary issues in core needle biopsy, deceptive patterns and mimics of invasive breast cancer, and more. It will help you to better:
  • Evaluate diagnostic criteria and clinical significance of common and uncommon benign, in situ, and malignant lesions
  • Address differential diagnostic problems commonly encountered in breast pathology
  • Gain the latest information on the uses and limitations of IHC in diagnostic breast pathology
  • Understand the latest guidelines for ER, PR and HER2 testing and reporting

 

This course is strictly ONLINE with no download – an internet connection is critical in order to do this course.  Do not complete testing prior to the end of your chosen date period or your dates will be adjusted.

To view topic outline of the full course, see below:

Full Course:
BPATH1
Full Course Price:
$985
Format:
Available in Interactive format.
Only Available Option: Full

Course Topics

Atypical Ductal Proliferations

Lobular Carcinoma in Situ; Classical and Non-classical Forms

Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: Diagnostic Evaluation and Problematic Patterns

Papillary Lesions

Fibroepithelial Neoplasms

Mucinous Lesions

Specimen Handling, Margin Evaluation and Reporting

Current Issues for Core Needle Biopsy of the Breast

Evaluation of Cancers Treated with Neoadjuvant Systemic Therapy

ER/PR/HER2 Testing-Updates

Spindle Cell Lesions

Special Types of Invasive Breast Cancers

Deceptive Patterns and Mimics of Invasive Breast Cancer

Newer Prognostic and Predictive Factors

Nipple Lesions

Vascular Lesions

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this CME activity, the participant will be able to:
 
  • Evaluate diagnostic criteria and clinical significance of various common and uncommon benign, in situ and malignant lesions of the breast in both core needle biopsy specimens and surgical specimens
  • Describe differential diagnostic problems commonly encountered in breast pathology and develop strategies to resolve them in the practice environment
  • Utilize the latest information on the uses and limitations of immunohistochemistry in resolving diagnostic problems in breast pathology
  • Understand the updated guidelines for ER, PR and HER2 testing and reporting

 

Accreditation

Accreditation Statement
Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Designation
Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Date of Original Release: December 31, 2018
Date Credits Expire: December 31, 2021
 
CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.
 
Masters of Pathology Series — Breast Pathology has been registered as a Lifelong Learning (Part II) and Self-Assessment Module (SAM) to offer credits in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Continuing Certification program.
 

Additional Information

Specialty

Interactive Courses