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Tutorials in 2020

The IAC and Academia Mexicana de Citopatología are very pleased to announce a virtual Tutorial in December 2020.  
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Practical and Patterned Algorithmic Approach to Everyday Practice of Cytopathology 

A virtual Tutorial cooperation between the International Academy of Cytology and the Academia Mexicana de Citopatología

Within the framework of the IX Biannual National Congress of the Mexican

Friday, 4. December - Sunday, 6. December 2020

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The on-line presentations are planned to be held using the Mexican (Monterray) and USA (Central) time zone. (CST)

This Virtual Tutorial will be led by speakers of international stature, global leaders in their fields.

The talks contain practical foundations in gynecological and non-gynecological cytology .

We will discuss the current role of HPV detection tests, the ASCCP guidelines, we will review cases of cytohistological correlation. We will also cover diagnostic pearls in the diagnosis of body fluids and fine needle aspiration cytology (BAAF) of the thyroid, mammary gland, pancreas and salivary gland, including current classification systems.

At the end of the day, question and answer sessions will be held where we will have the opportunity to question our doubts, exchange ideas and share experiences with our guest teachers.

We are convinced that this will be a different congress, with incredible results for you and your team, with practical elements and great satisfaction. The attendance record has curricular value.


Registration prices (final price is according the registration at the AMCP registration portal)

Friday, 4. December 2020 Saturday, 5. December 2020 Sunday, 6. December 2020
LINK to AMPC site for further infomation and registration details Choose your language (Spanish or English in the top right-hand corner  Lang logo

Congress Directors

Simultaneous translation Spanish/English
Dr. Ritu Nayar Dr. Zubair Baloch
President AMPC, Dra. Gabriela Alarcón Galván Dr. Angel Fomperoza Torres Dra Patricia Ortega González
Date and Time Session
Friday, 4. December Gynecologic Cytology
09:55 AM (CST) Welcome
10:00 - 11:00 (CST) GYN Cytomorphology and Histologic Correlates - Case based discussion. Christine Booth
11:15 - 12:15 (CST) Role of High Risk HPV Testing in Screening and Triage of Gynecologic Cytology Mamatha Chivkula
12:15 - 12:40 (CST) Lunch break
12:45 - 13:45 (CST) Cervical Cancer Screening and Management Paradigms in the USA Ritu Nayar
13:50 - 14:50 (CST) Case Studies in Gyencologic Cytology Esperanza Teuzaba, Ritu Nayar, Pamela Michelow
14:50 - 15:10 (CST) Break
15:15 - 16:00 (CST) Question and Answer
All faculty
Saturday, 5. December 2020 Non-Gynecologic Cytology - FNA
09:55 (CST) Welcome
10:00 - 11:00 (CST) Thyroid FNA Syed Ali
11:15 - 12:15 (CST) Salivary Gland FNA Zubair Baloch
12:15 - 12:40 (CST) Lunch break
12:45 - 13:45 (CST) Pancreas FNA of Solid and Cystic Lesions Mauro Saieg
13:50 - 14:50 (CST) Breast FNA & The Yokohama System Andrew Field
14:50 - 15:10 (CST) Break
15:15 - 16:00 (CSP Q & A - closing remarks. All faculty
Sunday, 6. December 2020 Non-Gynecological Cytology - Fluids and FNA
09:55 (CST) Welcome
10:00 - 11:00 (CST) The Current Status of Urine Cytology Eva Wojcik
11:15 - 12:15 (CST) Serous Fluid Cytology Ashish Chandra
12:15 - 12:40 (CST) Lunch break
12:45 - 13:45 (CST) Lung Non Small Cell Carcinoma and Ancillary Testing Fernando Schmitt
13:50 - 14:50 (CST) 5 Case Studies
TNA, Fluids, Pancreas, LCR/LBA, Urine
Momin Siddiqui, Ashish Chandra, Mauro Saieg, Lan Chen, Eva Wojcik
14:50 - 15:10 (CST) Break
15:15 - 16:00 (CST) Q & A - closing remarks All faculty
Registration prices in USD (Tentative) All registration on-line at the AMCP website
Early Bird until 20. October 2020 Member of AMCP, SLAC, IAC (membership number required) Non-member
Technician* $60 $85
Pathologists/Medical** $100 $140
Residents Not applicable $50
After 20. October 2020 Member of AMCP, SLAC, IAC Non-member
Technician* $70 $100
Pathologist/Medical** $100 $160
Residents Not applicable $65
*Technician includes: Histotechnologists, Medical Technologists, Laboratory Technicians, TSU University Superior Technicians
**Medical includes:Chemists, Biologists or other professionals with a degree

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