Resident Review Course 2015

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Fifth Annual

Canadian Association of Pathologists / Association canadienne des pathologistes
Friday January 16 to Sunday January 18, 2015


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Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport West
1870 Matheson Blvd.
Mississauga, ON  L4W 0B3

http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/ontario/hilton-garden-inn-toronto-airport-west-mississauga-YYZMTGI/index.html


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Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors!

 

GOLD SPONSORS

Novartis Oncology 
University of Toronto

SILVER SPONSORS
University of Alberta, Anatomical Pathology Program

Alberta Health Services

McMaster University
 

BRONZE SPONSORS
Dalhousie University
Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program
Leica Biosystems
London Health Sciences Centre
University of Ottawa


OVERVIEW
This three day practical review course will help the residents to prepare for the Specialty Examination in Anatomical Pathology for certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Course Directors
Who Should Attend?
Objectives
Accreditation
Travel and Accommodations
Registration
Course Schedule

 

COURSE DIRECTORS

Julianne Klein, MD, FRCPC (Winnipeg, MB)

Jagdish Butany, MBBS, MD, FRCPC (Toronto, ON)

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WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is open to all Canadian trainees, US trainees, CAP-ACP resident members as well as non-members and pathologists. Priority will be given to PGY5 and PGY4 residents who are members of the CAP-ACP. Limited availability is also extended to non MD Laboratory Professionals at a fee of $150 per day.

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OBJECTIVES

An experienced faculty team has been assembled to collaborate on the topics and presentation of the course material to provide attendees with a practical review of major topics in the specialty of Anatomical Pathology. Your faculty of skilled pathologists will focus on what you need to know in preparation for the examination.

 

At the end of the meeting participants will be able to:

  1. Define the basic core knowledge for successful completion of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada certification examinations in Anatomic Pathology, General Pathology, and Hematological Pathology
  2. Develop strategies for optimal preparation and exam performance in the written, practical, and oral components of the examination, and understand examination formats
  3. Discuss and assess the significance of new findings and observations in the context of current literature
  4. Demonstrate competence in the non-medical expert CanMEDS roles, in particular laboratory management and quality assurance

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ACCREDITATION

The Canadian Association of Pathologists’/Association canadienne des pathologistes Residents Review Course is accredited by the Canadian Association of Pathologists. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATIONS

Booking at the Conference Hotel - Excellent rate of $99

Reservations must be made by December 16, 2014

Reservations click here or paste this in your browser: http://hiltongardeninn.hilton.com/en/gi/groups/personalized/Y/YYZMTGI-5AC-20150115/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Group Name:   CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PATHOLOGIST
Group Code:   5AC
Check-in:    15-JAN-2015
Check-out:  18-JAN-2015
Hotel Name:  Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport West/Mississauga
Hotel Address:
1870 Matheson Blvd,
Mississauga, Canada L4W 0B3
Phone Number: 905-361-6300

Airport Shuttle
A shuttle that will take you from Pearson Airport to the Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport West is available for the attendees that are flying in. Please note that this must be booked directly with the hotel by calling the number above and that the shuttle's availability is limited.

Why should I stay at the conference venue hotel?
The CAP-ACP has secured a block of rooms at our conference hotel, Hilton Garden Inn, Mississauga, ON. When our members stay at this hotel and fill the room block, we obtain conference facilities, lecture rooms, etc at no additional charge, thus reducing our conference registration fees. By booking your stay at the Hilton Garden Inn you further support your Association and our efforts to make the Resident Review Course a success.

Things to do: http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/ontario/hilton-garden-inn-toronto-airport-west-mississauga-YYZMTGI/attractions/index.html

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REGISTRATION

 

Registration deadline is

 

Early Bird Registration Fee (EXTENDED TO DECEMBER 15, 2014)

CAP-ACP Residents

$400

Non member Residents

$500

CAP-ACP Pathologists

$500

Non member Pathologists

$600

 

 

Regular Registration Fee (by December 31, 2014)

CAP-ACP Residents

$500

Non member Residents

$600

CAP-ACP Pathologists

$600

Non member Pathologists

$700

 

Limited availability is also extended to Non MD Laboratory Professionals at a fee of $150 per day

Applicable taxes will be added to the above fees. Registration fees include continental breakfast, refreshment breaks, and lunches.
 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation of registration must be received in writing at the CAP-ACP Secretariat by January 3, 2015 for registration fees to be refunded. A processing fee of $25 will be charged on all refunds. No refunds after January 3, 2015.

 

 

COURSE SCHEDULE

Friday January 16, 2015       7:30 am – 9:00 pm

Saturday January 17, 2015   7:30 am – 6:30 pm

Sunday January 18, 2015     7:30 am – 4:00 pm

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This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This activity has been approved by the Canadian Association of Pathologists.

 

 

- last updated January 2015 -