The FSP hosted its first-ever virtual conference on Feb. 12 to Feb. 14 and welcomed over 410 participants from across the world to the conference. Pathologists from over 45 countries and 170 major cities tuned into the FSP virtual platform to hear from expert faculty during live question and answer sessions, microscopy sessions and a live roundtable discussion on COVID-19 testing and treatment. To read the full meeting summary, visit the FSP website here.
The FSP’s Annual Pathology Conference starts this week on Friday, Feb. 12! Attendees can expect educational sessions and video presentations totaling over 20 hours, microscopy sessions led by expert pathologists, interactive roundtable discussions and live Q&A with faculty, networking with over 20 of our industry partners, CME credit for up to 12 hours, and access to the Virtual Platform for 60 days! The virtual conference is being offered at an affordable rate! Medical students attend for free; residents and fellows attend for only $50; member registration is only $189 and non-member registration is $299. Don’t miss out on this exciting educational opportunity and make plans to join us this weekend on Feb. 12-14!
Register early for our first-ever virtual conference and if you are one of the first 100 attendees to register and you reside in the United States, you will receive a conference swag box from the FSP. A box curated with specialty FSP items will be delivered to your home or office before the start of the virtual meeting. Thank you to Neogenomics Laboratories, Inc. for their gracious sponsorship of the conference swag box. Register early to claim your swag box!
Check your mailbox for your official invitation from the Florida Society of Pathologists to join us for our first-ever virtual edition of the FSP’s Annual Pathology Conference on Feb. 12-14, 2021. The FSP Education Committee has been hard at work producing an educationally impactful and socially enriching virtual conference, no easy feat! With the ability to watch the sessions live and earn up to 12 hours of CME credit, the opportunity to interact with your colleagues and our expert faculty through live question and answer sessions and the chance to catch any of the sessions you missed live through our virtual platform for up to 60 days after the meeting, there is no reason not to participate! To learn more about the meeting and to register online visit the FSP website here.
Do you have a unique research project or case study that you would like to showcase? Submit your science for a chance to have your poster on display at the FSP’s 47th Annual Pathology Conference taking place virtually on Feb. 12-14, 2021. The purpose of the FSP Poster Hall is to stimulate research, provide a venue to share innovative and effective educational programs, showcase unique research projects, and to encourage networking among pathologists. All pathologists are invited to submit their case-based posters or research-based posters. If you are a resident or fellow enrolled in a full-time approved training program in pathology or a subspecialty of pathology in Florida, you are also eligible to participate in the FSP Poster Competition. The top 3 posters will win a monetary prize and recognition of excellence during the FSP’s Business Meeting on Sunday, February 14. The deadline to submit is Jan. 8, 2021. To submit your poster, visit the FSP website.
Give yourself the gift of education this holiday season and register for the FSP’s 47th Annual Pathology Conference taking place virtually for the first time on Feb. 12-14, 2021. Registration is only $189 for FSP members and you can earn up to 12 hours of CME credit. Register online on the FSP website here.
The FSP Membership Business Meeting is THIS WEEK on Thursday, Dec. 3 at 7 pm ET. All FSP members are asked to attend this informative and complimentary webinar where FSP leadership will present several updates on behalf of the society. In addition to these updates, there will be a FSP bylaws review and vote by members. Members will also get a preview of what to expect for the upcoming FSP Virtual Conference taking place on Feb. 12-14, 2021. To learn more about the business meeting and to reserve your spot for the webinar, please register online here.
The results from the election on Nov. 3, 2020 show that the current Republican majority in the State Senate and State House will be maintained in Florida. Official certification of the election results will take place on Nov. 17, 2020. FSP lobbyist Amy Young has summarized a complete list of the results for the state of Florida. To read the full report please visit the FSP website here.
After many months of discussion with the leadership of the FSP and with careful consideration, the FSP has made the decision to go virtual for the Annual Pathology Conference on Feb. 12-14, 2021. Going virtual will allow us to continue to provide exceptional educational content and networking opportunities for our members and the larger pathology community while ensuring our attendees, faculty members, supporters and staff are staying safe, healthy, and happy! Although we cannot meet in person in February, we are committed to offering an interactive and engaging virtual conference where attendees will be able to interact with our faculty and our sponsors. To learn more about the virtual conference and what is included please visit the FSP website here.
Did you miss the live scope session hosted by FSP on Bugs Not Drugs: Infectious Diseases of the Tubular Gut? No need to worry, we are offering this webinar on-demand to view at your leisure from the comfort of your home. During the one-hour webinar Dr. Michael Feely reviewed both atypical presentations of common infections as well as infrequently encountered, but clinically relevant, infectious disease of the gastrointestinal tract as they present in surgical pathology. To view the on-demand version now, visit the FSP website here .