2018 Banff Pathology Course: Thoracic Pathology

Thursday, September 13, 2018 (7 hours)

Time

Topic

Speaker

1 hr

Update on lung cancer classification

 

1 hr

Molecular thoracic pathology

Local faculty

1 hr

Diagnosis of lung cancer on small biopsies

 

1 hr

Diagnosis of thoracic malignancy on cytology

Local faculty

Lunch

1 hr

Pleural pathology (including update on mesothelioma staging)

 

1 hr

Clinical perspective in thoracic oncology

Local faculty

1 hr

Case presentations (neoplastic lung and pleura)

Local faculty

Friday, September 14, 2018 (7 hours)

Time

Topic

Speaker

1 hr

Update on lung cancer staging

William Travis (MSKCC)

1 hr

Unusual lung tumors

 

1 hr

Mediastinal pathology (including update on thymoma staging)

 

1 hr

Radiology-pathology correlation (neoplastic and non-neoplastic)

Local faculty

Lunch

1 hr

Approach to acute lung injury

Travis

1 hr

Approach to granulomatous lung disease

 

1 hr

Idiopathic interstitial lung disease

Travis

Saturday, September 15, 2018 (4 hours)

Time

Topic

Speaker

1 hr

Pneumoconiosis

 

1 hr

Clinical perspective in medical lung disease

Local faculty

1 hr

Cardiac pathology

 

1 hr

Case presentations (non-neoplastic lung, mediastinal and cardiac)

Local faculty