37th Aspen Conference on Pediatric Disease
Learning Objectives and Target Audience
At the conclusion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to:
- Produce a diagnostic approach for the examination of neoplastic and non-neoplastic childhood diseases;
- Describe the role of molecular genetics in the diagnosis of neoplastic and non-neoplastic pediatric diseases;
- Recognize the gross and histologic appearance of various neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of major organ systems including CNS, hematopoietic system, bone/soft tissue, GI tract, liver, kidney, lung, heart, mediastinum, and skin;
- Discuss the appropriate use of the following ancillary techniques in the diagnosis of non-neoplastic in pediatric diseases: IHC stains, electron microscopy, and molecular tests;
- Recognize non-neoplastic pediatric diseases through the study of microscopic sections.
SPECIAL ATTENDEE RATES AVAILABLE
The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.
Professor of Pathology
University of Chicago
J. Thomas Stocker, MD
Professor of Pathology
Pediatrics and Emerging Infectious Diseases
Uniformed Services University
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The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 24.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 19.75 MOC points in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABPath MOC credit.
American Board of Pathology Self-Assessment Module Credit
This live activity has been approved for Continuing Certification for 19.75 SAM credits by the American Board of Pathology.
Other Healthcare Professions Credit
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Early bird ends June 30, 2018.
Physicians in Training
CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $100 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by July 1, 2018. No refunds will be made after July 1, 2018.
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