Mayo Clinic Surgical Pathology Update 2024

Phoenix, AZ US
February 15, 2024 to February 17, 2024

This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options

Course Directors: Yasmeen M. Butt, M.D., Erinn Downs, D.O., Kelsey E. McHugh, M.D., and Alessandra Schmitt, M.D

February 15 - 17, 2024 - Mayo Clinic Franke Education Center - Phoenix, Arizona

Renowned pathologists, Dr. David G. Hicks, expert in breast pathology, and Dr. Jesse McKenney, expert in genitourinary pathology, join an elite roster of speakers for this eighth annual 2.5-day general surgical pathology course. This course covers a broad range of subjects in diagnostic pathology including, but not limited to, breast, genitourinary, gynecologic, gastrointestinal, thoracic, head and neck, soft tissue, dermatopathology, cytopathology, and hematopathology. Presentations are geared towards the general surgical pathologist to include common diagnostic challenges, need-to-know updates, and emerging issues. Attendee participation is encouraged via an audience response system and engaging case reviews including interactive sessions using digital pathology.

registration fee(s):







Allied Health





$475 – Please email for special pricing coupon code





Physician/Scientist International

$500 – Please email for special pricing coupon code

Allied Health



$250 – Please email for special pricing coupon code

Resident/Fellow Bulk Rate

$475 – Please email for special pricing coupon code

International Resident/Fellow

$150 – Please email for special pricing coupon code



Target Audience

This course is designed for pathologists, pathologist assistants, pathology fellows and residents, and allied health staff with an interest in diagnostic pathology as well as surgeons and oncologists with an interest in new pathologic staging criteria.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify histologic findings associated with underlying adverse drug reactions in the lung.
  • Associate specific drugs and drug classes as well as underlying disease processes that can have pulmonary manifestations.
  • Evaluate and interpret complex breast pathology cases.
  • Identify advanced skills in the histopathological assessment of donor renal tissues.
  • Integrate molecular and genetic information into the evaluation of gastrointestinal pathology.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.75 AOA Category 2-A
  • 18.75 Attendance
Event starts: 
02/15/2024 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/17/2024 - 1:00pm

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Mayo Clinic Franke Education Center
5777 E. Mayo Boulevard
Phoenix, AZ 85054
United States


Residence Inn Desert View at Mayo Clinic 
5665 E. Mayo Boulevard 
Phoenix, Arizona 85054

You may call Marriott Reservations directly at (888) 236-2427 and reference Mayo Clinic Pathology Room Block at the Residence Inn Phoenix Desert View at Mayo Clinic, or may book directly online by using the link below:

Click here to:  Book your group rate for Mayo Clinic Pathology Room Block

Reservations must be received by Monday, January 8, 2024, to receive the group rate of $263.00 per night plus applicable state and local taxes.

The Residence Inn Desert View at Mayo Clinic is conveniently located on the Mayo Clinic Hospital campus, and offers spacious suites, complimentary hot breakfast, highspeed internet access, fitness facilities, swimming pool, a business center, and $14 parking.

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

The standard hotel reservation cancellation policy will apply to individual reservations unless otherwise specified.

Course Directors
Yasmeen M. Butt, M.D.
Erinn Downs, D.O.
Kelsey E. McHugh, M.D.
Alessandra Schmitt, M.D

Mayo Faculty
Jennifer M. Boland Froemming, M.D.
Hee Eun Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
Caterina Giannini, M.D., Ph.D.
Ray Guo, M.D., Ph.D.
Gary L. Keeney, M.D.
David Li, M.D.
Michael Rivera, M.D.
Fadi E. Salem, M.D.

Guest Faculty
David G. Hicks, M.D.
University of Rochester Medical Center
Professor of Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Rochester, New York

Jesse McKenney, M.D.
Cleveland Clinic
Associate Head of Surgical Pathology
Cleveland, Ohio

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 18.75 AOA Category 2-A credits.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.


For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 18.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 18.75 AOA Category 2-A
  • 18.75 Attendance

For information regarding exhibit opportunities, please reach out to Kristy Badder.

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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity.  This course is not approved for on-demand delivery. 

Commitment to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion​ 

Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (MCSCPD) strives to foster a learning environment in which individual differences are valued, allowing all to achieve their fullest potential.  ​ 

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