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Mayo Clinic Thoracic Pathology Workshop 2019

September 6, 2019 to September 7, 2019

Course Directors: Andras Khoor, M.D., Ph.D.
Honorary Course Director: Andras Matolcsy M.D., Ph.D., DSc.

This two-day course will provide pathologists, pulmonologists, residents and fellows with pivotal diagnostic, predictive and prognostic information on neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the lung (including respiratory cytology), pleura, thymus, and heart.  The course will feature a keynote presentation, various workshops, tumor board, and multidisciplinary discussion of interstitial lung diseases. The workshop format will include a 15-minute overview by a course faculty member (my approach to …) followed by moderated 45 minutes of case presentations, which will incorporate cases submitted by the attendees.

Course Highlights

  • Keynote Presentation on Common Forms of Lung Cancer
  • Workshops featuring an opportunity for attendees to present their own cases
  • Interactive formats featuring a tumor board and multidisciplinary discussion that will engage participant in the work-up and analysis of interesting and cutting-edge thoracic pathology cases

Registration Fees

 On or Before
July 6, 2019
July 6, 2019
Physicians and Scientists $400 $500
Allied Health, PAs, ARNPs, Nurses, Retirees $300 $400

Case Submission Guidelines: Extended Deadline August 5, 2019

The case presentation will feature the discussion of the clinical and histopathological correlations of interesting and cutting-edge pulmonary pathology cases. It will also allow for opportunities for participants to present their own cases and discuss findings with course faculty. Workshop format will include a 15 minute presentation by a course faculty member followed by moderated 45 minutes of submitted case presentations. Each case submission is to be no longer than 5 minutes. At least one of the authors must register and attend the conference. Please email FLA CME Abstracts for additional details.

Submission Package 
PowerPoint Template 


Target Audience

Pathologists, pulmonologists, residents, fellows, and other clinicians with an interest in pulmonary pathology.

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Develop a more comprehensive interpretation of the diagnostic criteria of interstitial lung diseases and diseases of the heart
  • Enhance diagnostic skills in classification of tumors of the lung, pleura and thymus
  • Apply current guidelines for appropriate test utilization.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
09/06/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
09/07/2019 - 4:00pm
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Semmelweis University
H-1085 Budapest, Üllői út 26.
1st Department of Pathology and Experimental Cancer Research

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Hotel Palazzo Zichy
H-1088 Budapest, Lőrinc pap tér 2.
Tel.: +36 1 235 4000
Fax: +36 1 235 4009
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The building, a former palace from the 19th century was turned into a four star hotel in 2009 and has been welcoming guest with 80 well-equipped contemporary style rooms. The facade and the interior preserved the beauty of the old mansion built for the famous Hungarian noble, Count Nándor Zichy and for his family. The hotel is situated in the Palace District surrounded by restaurants, bars, terraces, cafes and little shops. The building is within walking distance of the Hungarian National Museum, the Great Synagogue, the Great Market Hall and the Holocaust Memorial Center.

Mercure Budapest Korona
Kecskemeti utca 14
1053 Budapest
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Mercure Budapest Korona is the best located hotel in Budapest. Situated in the heart of the city with beautiful surroundings, at the entrance of the popular pedestrian area.The River Danube, Market Hall, exclusive shops and famous baths are within walking distance. Excellent and direct access from the airport and onsite parking possibility. We offer free WiFi throughout the hotel and wellness area to relax. You can choose from Privilege Rooms or Suites to ensure your full comfort.

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 live activity for a maximum of 11.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.


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Available Credit

  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.00 Attendance


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Request for cancellations must be submitted in writing to When cancelling a registration for a course 14 days or more before the course start date, a full refund (minus a $75 administrative fee) will be issued in the same form of payment the registration was received. No refunds are granted less than 14 days before the course start date.

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