About This CME Teaching Activity
This CME activity is designed to provide a practical review of breast, endocrine, head and neck, soft tissue and dermatopathology. Topics address basic to advanced techniques, pitfalls and pearls to pathology diagnosis.
This CME activity is primarily intended and designed to educate pathologists.
Physicians: Educational Symposia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Educational Symposia designates this enduring material for a maximum of 17.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All CME course participants are required to pass a written or online test with a minimum score of 70% in order to be awarded credit. (Exam materials, if ordered, will be sent with your CME order.) All CME course participants will also have the opportunity to critically evaluate the program as it relates to practice relevance and educational objectives.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM for these programs may be claimed until June 30, 2018.
This CME activity was planned and produced by Educational Symposia, the leader in diagnostic imaging education since 1975.
This CME activity was planned and produced in accordance with the ACCME Essential Areas and Elements.
At the completion of this CME activity, subscribers should be able to:
Better understand the WHO update on epithelial proliferations of the breast.
More accurately diagnose in-situ carcinomas and problematic lesions in the breast.
Recognize papillary lesions of the breast.
Better understand uses and limitations of immunochemistry in breast pathology.
More accurately diagnose lesions of the endocrine organs.
Recognize, assess and diagnose common and uncommon breast lesions more easily.
More accurately evaluate lumpectomy margins.
Better understand molecular classification of breast cancer.
More accurately recognize and evaluate soft tissue and dermatopathology lesions.
Recognize mimickers and variants of unique head and neck tumors.
No special educational preparation is required for this CME activity
Jerad M. Gardner, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Dermatology
Dermatopathology, Bone & Soft Tissue Pathology
Associate Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Department of Pathology
Southern California Permanente Medical Group
Woodland Hills, CA