CAP Foundation - Futurescape of Pathology IV - April 15-17, 2011
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2011 Schedule

Friday, April 15

10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.Registration
Pre-Conference Industry Workshops (PDF, 87 KB)Aperio: One hour sessions at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.
Title: Your chance to influence the transformation of pathology!

Definiens: 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Title: Tumor Biomarker and Morphological Profiling with Definiens Digital Pathology Image Analysis Solutions.

Genentech: 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Title: Quality HER2 Testing: Impacting Breast and Gastric Cancer Treatment Decisions
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.Reception and Exhibits (Reception supported by Omnyx)

Saturday, April 16

6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Registration
7:00 – 7:45 a.m.Exhibits and Breakfast
(Breakfast supported by Sakura)
7:45 – 8:00 a.m.Welcome Remarks and IntroductionsJennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd FCAP
President, CAP Foundation

Stephen N. Bauer, MD, FCAP
President, College of American Pathologists
8:00 – 8:45 a.m.Key Note Address: Innovation: Essential Strategy in the Best and Worst of Times!Jeff L. Myers, MD, FCAP
University of Michigan Medical Center
Digital Pathology
Moderator: Bruce Friedman , MD, FCAP, University of Michigan
8:45 – 9:15 a.m.Digital Consultation in Pathology Practice Sylvia L. Asa, MD, PhD, FCAP
University Health Network,
University of Toronto
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. SlideTutor Project – Using Virtual Slides to Understand How Pathologists Think and Learn Rebecca Crowley, MD, MS
University of Pittsburgh
9:45 – 10:00 a.m. Exhibits and Break
(Break supported by Aperio, Clarient, Ventana, and Definiens)
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.The Development of National Electronic Pathology/Laboratory Networks

Presentations, discussion, and panel on the future for pathology networks and who will build them; the integration of LISs, RISs, PACS with these networks and the relationship with integrated diagnostics; and the relevance of digital pathology and interpretive digital pathology algorithms to these networks
Bruce A. Friedman, MD, FCAP
University of Michigan, Moderator

Kenneth J. Bloom, MD, FCAP, Clarient Inc.;

Rob Atlas, President & CEO, Atlas Development Corporation

Michael J. Becich, MD, PhD, FCAP,
University of Pittsburgh
11:30 a.m. – NoonQ & A Digital Pathology and Key Note Faculty
Noon – 1 p.m. Exhibits and Lunch
(Lunch supported by Sunquest Information Systems)
1:00 – 1:10 p.m.After Lunch Remarks Jennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd, FCAP
Operations Workflow and Quality/Safety
Moderator: Jeff L. Myers, MD, FCAP, University of Michigan Medical Center
1:10 – 1:40 p.m.Workflow Redesign and Improving Efficiency in Operation Daniel Amsterdam, PhD, DABMM, FAAM, FIDSA
Erie County Medical Center
1:40 – 1:55 p.m.Automation and Asset Tracking in Surgical Pathology: Barcoding, Tracking, Chain of Custody in a Small System Edward P. Fody, MD, FCAP
Holland Hospital
1:55 – 2:10 p.m.Automation and Asset Tracking in Surgical Pathology: Barcoding, Tracking, Chain of Custody in a Large SystemRodney Schmidt, MD, PhD
University of Washington Medical Center
2:10 – 2:40 p.m.Closing the Loop: Improving Quality and Reducing Risk for Actionable Test ResultsAnand Dighe, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
2:40 – 3:10 p.m.Q & AOperations Workflow and Quality/Safety Faculty
3:10 – 3:45 p.m.Exhibits and Break
(Break supported by Aperio, Clarient, Ventana, and Definiens)
Consultative Pathology
Moderator: Howard L. McLeod, MD, University of North Carolina
3:45 – 4:15 p.m. Barriers to Consultation in Laboratory Medicine: What They Are and How to Eliminate ThemMichael Laposata, MD, PhD, FCAP
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
4:15 – 4:45 p.m. Consultations in Pathology Practice: Clinicians and PatientsJennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd, FCAP
4:45 – 5:10 p.m.Q & AConsultative Pathology Faculty
5:10 – 5:15 p.m.Closing RemarksJennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd, FCAP
5:15 – 6:30 p.m.Reception/Exhibits

Sunday, April 17

6:30 – 10:00 a.m.Registration
7:00 – 7:45 a.m.Exhibits and Continental Breakfast
7:45 – 8:00 a.m.Opening RemarksJennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd FCAP
8:00 – 8:45 a.m.Keynote Address: Promulgating Uptake on Personalized MedicineRobert Epstein, MD, MS
President, Advanced Clinical Science & Research
Medco Health Solutions, Inc
Molecular Pathology & Personalized Healthcare
Moderator: Karen L. Kaul, MD, PhD, FCAP, Northshore University HealthSystem
8:45 – 9:15 a.m. Personalized Heath Care and Cancer Therapeutics (Biomarkers and Treatment) Howard McLeod, PharmD
University of North Carolina
9:15 – 9:45 a.m.High-Throughput Clinical Cancer Genotyping John Iafrate, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Exhibits and Break
10:15 – 10:45 a.m.Impact of Next-Generation DNA Sequencing and Whole-Genome Analysis on Pathology PracticeWayne W.Grody, MD, PhD, FCAP
UCLA Center for Health Sciences
10:45 – 11:15 a.m.Personalized Healthcare and Genetic TestingMark Boguski, MD, PhD, FCAP
Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
11:15 – 11:45 a.m.Hot TopicTo Be Announced
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.Q & AMolecular Pathology Session Faculty
12:15 – 12:30 p.m.Summary and Concluding RemarksJennifer L. Hunt, MD, MEd, FCAP

Stanley J. Robboy, MD, FCAP
President-Elect, College of American Pathologists