Brief Overview Of Resident Morning Conference
The pathology residents have required morning conference every day from 8:00 to 9:00 am. Morning conference presenters and attendees include residents, fellows, faculty, and staff, depending on the conference. A variety of learning modalities are used. Residents gain experience presenting to a group and receive feedback on their presentation skills.
|Morning Conference Schedule||Topics|
Pathology Grand Rounds once per month
Rosai textbook surgical pathology slide series. Follows an assigned reading schedule. The slide conference is given by a surgical pathologist with expertise in the topic being covered.
|**indicates conferences where residents routinely present|
Residents are encouraged to attend and present at multidisciplinary treatment planning conferences in order to gain a better understanding of the contribution of pathology to patient care. Residents attend these conferences routinely during some rotations but are also encouraged to attend additional conferences, particularly in their area of interest. Current treatment planning conferences supported by pathology include:
- Cutaneous Lymphoma
- Molecular Hematology
- Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
- Inflammatory bowel disease
- Head and Neck
- Pediatric solid tumor
- Pediatric neuro-oncology
- Thyroid and neck
- GVHD conference