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2017 McGill Cytopathology Review Course

May 8 – 9, 2017
Montréal, Québec, Canada

Course Director: Dr. Manon Auger
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Course Objectives
Upon completion of this review course, the participant should be cognizant of:

  • the exfoliative and non-exfoliative (including fine needle aspirations) cytomorphologic features of neoplastic and non-neoplastic lesions of the female genital tract, respiratory tract, urinary tract, body fluids, including cerebro-spinal fluid, lymph nodes, thyroid, salivary glands, pancreas and biliary tract
  • the diagnostic pitfalls associated with the various body sites
  • the appropriate use of ancillary techniques in diagnostic cytology
  • the principles of quality assurance
  • the new developments in the field of Cytopathology

Course Description
This review course will include didactic lectures on all topics, followed by interactive diagnostic sessions during which pre-circulated "unknown" cases (via digital slides and static images) will be discussed with highlights of diagnostic clues and differential diagnoses. This course is directed at the healthcare professional who wishes an update in the field of Cytopathology. This includes:

  • Pathologists
  • Pathology Residents
  • Cytopathology Fellows
  • Cytotechnologists


  • Médecins / Physicians: $595
  • Résidents / Residents: $525
  • Cytopathology Fellows: $525
  • Cytotechnologists: $525

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