Register by Dec. 15, 2016, to take advantage of the early bird rate for the 43rd Annual Anatomic Pathology Conference. The rate will go up on Dec. 16, so make sure to register now to save! Attend the conference, taking place Feb. 17-19, 2017, at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and stay at the cutting edge of new science and advancement in anatomic pathology. The invited guest faculty include Ralph H. Hruban, MD, Baxley Professor and Director of Pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Gregory Y. Lauwers, MD, Professor of Pathology at the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida, and L. Jeffrey Medeiros, M.D., Professor and Chair at the Department of Hematopathology at the University of Texas. Hear from these experts, connect with colleagues and learn about the latest science, products and services at the annual conference. Register now.
The Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP) will host a Fellowship Fair and Resident Forum during a cocktail reception at the 43rd Annual Anatomic Pathology Conference on Saturday, Feb. 18 from 5-6 p.m. at Disney's Grand Floridian Hotel in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
The Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP) is excited to announce that it is accepting poster submissions for the 2017 Resident Poster Competition during the Florida Society of Pathologists 2017 Annual Anatomic Pathology Conference, taking place February 17-19 at the Disney's Grand Floridian. In 2017, the Resident Poster Competition is going digital. Posters will be displayed in the digital poster hall on Saturday, February 18, for all attendees to view during the conference. View the guidelines and instructions here. Make sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn to stay up to date.
In attendance and representing the Florida Delegation were Doctors Marylin Bui, Rebeca Johnson, Anne Champeaux, Emmanuel Agosto-Arroyo, Stephen Vernon, Harvey Feld, Jim Zhai, Patti Gregg, Marino Leon and Antonio Martinez.
The Florida Society of Pathologists (FSP) is excited to announce that it will soon start accepting poster submissions for the 2017 Resident Poster Competition during the Florida Society of Pathologists 2017 Annual Anatomic Pathology Conference, taking place February 17-19 at the Disney's Grand Floridian. In 2017, the Resident Poster Competition is going digital. Posters will be displayed in the digital poster hall on Saturday, February 18, for all attendees to view during the conference. More information, including guidelines and instructions will be coming soon. Check the website and make sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn to stay up to date.
CAP Board of Governor elections are open and a candidate for re-election to the Board, Bharati S. Jhaveri, MBBS, FCAP, has requested FSP membership support. Please exercise your important vote for the CAP Board of Governors. The decisions made by the Board affect pathologists nationally. Ballots have been sent to CAP members via email and close on August 25, 2016. Please check your email for the notice from CAP to cast your vote today!
Please take action and let your representative know you support bill, HR 5721, and urge them to be a co-sponsor. Last year at this time the FSP was fighting draft LCD on special stains from First Coast Service Options, our Medicare carrier. This directly affects us as pathologists! The CAP, in concert with its coalition partners, has succeeded in getting legislation introduced by Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) and Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) to fix the flawed Local Coverage Determination (LCD) process.
The Officers of the FSP have made recommendations for a revision of the current bylaws. The proposed bylaws changes will be voted on by the membership at the upcoming FSP Business Meeting which will take place on Saturday, July 23, 2016, during the FSP 2016 Summer Anatomic Pathology Conference in Palm Beach, Florida at the Four Seasons Resort. Click here to view the proposed bylaw changes.