Head and Neck Pathology

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Full Course:  11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD; (EXPIRES 10/15/21)

Course(s) are appropriate for:  This educational activity is intended for hospital and laboratory based diagnostic pathologists, as well as academic pathologists and trainees.

Series 1 (HNPATH1): Stay Current with the Latest Key Advances

Head and Neck Pathology provides in-depth coverage of a multitude of topics, summarizing key issues relevant to today's practice. This CME course — part of the Masters of Pathology Series — encompasses the most important aspects of pathology of oral cavity, nose paranasal sinuses, pharynx, larynx, neck, and thyroid. It will help you:
  • Attain the latest knowledge on core concepts and diagnostic work-ups
  • List an accurate differential diagnosis for head and neck lesions
  • Order appropriate immunostains to address diagnostic possibilities
  • Identify the limitations and possible pitfalls of each diagnostic tool
  • Discuss clinical implications of a given head and neck diagnosis


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:
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Available in Interactive format.
Only Available Option: Full

Course Topics

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able:
  • List an accurate differential diagnosis for a given head and neck lesion
  • Order appropriate immunostains to address the diagnostic possibilities in a thoughtful, stepwise manner following an algorithmic approach
  • Understand the limitations and potential pitfalls of each diagnostic tool
  • State the clinical (prognostic and therapeutic) implications for making a given head and neck diagnosis



Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Masters of Pathology Series – Head and Neck has been registered as Lifelong Learning (Part II) and Self-Assessment Module (SAM) to offer 11.25 credits in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Continuing Certification Program.
Date of Original Release: October 15, 2018
Date of Credit Termination: October 15, 2021
Estimated Time to Complete: 11.25 hours
CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

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