2020 Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology

Naples, FL US
January 20, 2020 to January 24, 2020
Continuing in the tradition of 40+ years of tutorials, the 2020 course (with CME and SAM credits) is designed to update physicians on the latest advances in Neoplastic Hematopathology. It will be conducted under the direction of Dr. Daniel A. Arber at the Naples Grande Beach Resort located in Naples, Florida from January 20‐24, 2020. The program will consist of lectures, case presentations, and discussions designed to provide pathologists, pathologists‐in‐training, and medical oncologists/hematologists with an in‐depth discussion of diagnostic problems that arise in neoplastic hematopathology.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for pathologists and other healthcare professionals dedicated to the diagnosis of hematological malignancies.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify how to evaluate and respond to diagnostic problems that arise in neoplastic hematopathology;
  • State how to utilize recent advances in the morphologic classification of hematopoietic tumors;
  • Discuss how to interpret and apply immunologic and molecular genetic findings in the diagnosis of neoplastic hematologic disease;
  • Describe how to implement the most recent classification of hematologic neoplasms;
  • Recall new discoveries that might impact future classifications of hematologic neoplasms.
Additional information
ACGME/ABMS Core Competencies: 
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Thelma Wright
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
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Available credit: 
  • 36.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 36.00 Participation
Event starts: 
01/20/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
01/24/2020 - 12:30pm
Activity opens: 
Activity expires: 
2020 Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology Schedule
2020 Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology Schedule
2020 Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology Schedule

Agenda subject to change.
Naples Grande Beach Resort
475 Seagate Drive
Naples, FL 34103
United States
Accommodations have been reserved for Tutorial participants at Naples Grande Beach Resort! Note that a one night deposit is required.

Participants may make reservations:
  • ONLINE: Click the following link to book online - https://book.passkey.com/go/UCHGO20
  • BY PHONE: Call 844-210-5931 | Group Code: GCORN20 – To receive the University of Chicago group rate.
    Advise the reservations desk that you will be attending The University of Chicago Tutorial on Neoplastic Hematopathology from January 20-24th 2020. A confirmation number will be immediately assigned.
The special daily rate for this meeting is $279/night (single/double).

We strongly encourage on‐line reservation bookings, as the hotel will charge a $10.00 booking fee for all reservations made via phone.
Reservations made after December 27, 2019 will be accepted on a space‐available basis and rooms will not be available at the discounted group rate.

Please make your reservations early!
Southwest Florida International Airport is 25 miles and approximately 30 minutes from the hotel. Rental cars can be arranged at the airport, as well as the hotel via the concierge. Limousine service, valet, and self-parking are also available via the hotel.

Please contact Thelma Wright via e-mail here.

ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact our office at 773-834-2555 or via email at twright@bsd.uchicago.edu.

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.

  Daniel A. Arber, MD
  Donald West and Mary Elizabeth King Professor and Chair
  Department of Pathology
  University of Chicago
  Chicago, IL

  Attilio Orazi, MD
  Professor and Chairman
  Department of Pathology
  Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
  Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  El Paso, TX
Daniel M. Knowles, MD
David D. Thompson Professor
Chairman of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
New York-Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY
Richard D. Brunning, MD
Professor Emeritus of Pathology
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN
The Late Henry Rappaport, MD
Former Chairman of Anatomic Pathology
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, CA

Adam Bagg, MD
Hospital of the University of
Michael J. Borowitz, MD, PhD
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Amy Chadburn, MD
Weill Cornell Medicine
Judith Ferry, MD
Harvard Medical School
Kathy Foucar, MD
University of New Mexico
Sciences Center
Elaine S. Jaffe, MD
Bethesda, MD
Steven H. Kroft, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Robert B. Lorsbach, MD, PhD
University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine
William G. Morice, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Jonathan Said, MD
University of California
Steven H. Swerdlow, MD
University of Pittsburgh
School of Medicine
Lawrence M. Weiss, MD

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
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 36 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Pathology MOC Part II Credit
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 22.5 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 22.5 SAM credits by the American Board of Pathology.
Other Health Professions Credit
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing.
Please Note: Requests to claim MOC Part II credit must be made within one month to report to ABPath. Requests to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ after three months will be subject to additional fees.
REGISTRATION: After logging in/creating an account, select your profession type below and click "Register Now!" Simply follow the prompts to complete your registration. The registration fee includes the tutorial, online course materials, daily continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and reception.
Apply the discount codes below during registration to receive the early rate!
Profession Type
ON/BEFORE Dec 27, 2019
(w/ Discount Code)
Discount Code
AFTER Dec 27, 2019
Practicing Physicians
Physicians in Training

CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $150 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by January 3, 2020. No refunds will be made after January 3, 2020

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