36th Conference on Pediatric Disease
Learning Objectives and Target Audience
At the conclusion of this educational activity, the learner will be able to:
- Plan a diagnostic approach to the examination of neoplastic and non-neoplastic childhood diseases;
- Apply molecular genetics to the study 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 the central nervous system, hematopoietic system, bone/soft tissue, digestive tract, liver, kidney, lung, heart mediastinum, and skin;
- Identify the appropriate use of ancillary techniques such as IHC Stains, Electron Microscopy, and Molecular Tests in the diagnosis of non-neoplastic and pediatric diseases;
- Recognize a variety of non-neoplastic pediatric diseases through the study of microscopic sections.
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Professor of Pathology
University of Chicago
Professor of Pathology
Pediatrics and Emerging Infectious Diseases
Uniformed Services University
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The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.