Mayo Clinic Thoracic Pathology Workshop 2022
Course Directors: Andras Khoor, M.D., Ph.D.
Honorary Course Director: Andras Matolcsy M.D., Ph.D., DSc.
September 2 - 3, 2022 - Semmelweis University - Budapest, Hungary
This two-day course provides 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 features a keynote presentation, various workshops, a tumor board, and a multidisciplinary discussion of interstitial lung diseases. The workshop format includes a 15-minute overview by a course faculty member (my approach to …) followed by moderated 45 minutes of case presentations, which incorporate cases submitted by the attendees.
- Keynote Presentation on Common Forms of Lung Cancer
- Workshops featuring an opportunity for attendees to present their own cases
- Multidisciplinary lectures will engage participants in the workup and analysis of interesting and cutting-edge thoracic pathology cases
Case Submission Guidelines: Deadline June 30, 2022
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 any questions or concerns.
This course is designed for pathologists, pulmonologists, residents, fellows, and other clinicians with an interest in pulmonary pathology.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Develop a more comprehensive awareness of the diagnostic criteria for interstitial lung diseases.
- Improve awareness of current guidelines for appropriate test utilization.
- Identify clinically relevant diagnostic concepts to aid in patient management.
- Recognize the importance of multidisciplinary (i.e., radiologic) collaboration in thoracic disease.
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.
Recommended Hotels: 10 minute walk
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
Mercure Budapest Korona is the best located hotel in Budapest. Situated in the heart of the city with beautiful surroundings, it is located at the entrance of the popular pedestrian area.The River Danube, Market Hall, exclusive shops and famous baths are within walking distance. The hotel has excellent and direct access from the airport in addition to onsite parking. Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel and wellness area to relax. You can choose from Privilege Rooms or Suites to ensure your full comfort.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
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.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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.
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- 12.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 12.00 Attendance