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IAC Tutorial Mexico 2020

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A Practical and Patterned Algorithmic Approach to the Everyday Practice of Cytopathology 

A virtual Tutorial organized by the International Academy of Cytology and the Academia Mexicana de Citopatología

Within the framework of the IX Biannual National Congress of the Mexican Academy of Cytopathology
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 feature speakers who are subspecialty leaders in their field of expertise. The talks will focus on cytomorphology and its practical applications for clinical practice, in both gynecological and non-gynecological cytopathology.

Topics to be covered include (1) Gynecologic cytopathology- HPV tests and their role in cervical cancer, screening and management guidelines for cervical cancer prevention, gynecologic cyto-histo correlation and gynecologic case presentations (2) Non-gynecologic cytology- serous fluids, urinary cytology and fine needle aspiration cytology of thyroid, pancreas, salivary gland, lung and breast including current reporting systems and case studies.

At the end of each day, there will be a question and answer session with a panel of all speakers from that day.

Tentative Program see AMCP website for final program

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
09:50 AM (CST) Welcome
10:10 - 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 - 13:40 (CST) Cervical Cancer Screening and Management Paradigms in the USA Ritu Nayar
13:50 - 14:50 (CST) Case Studies in Gynecologic Cytology Esperanza Teuzaba, Ritu Nayar, Pamela Michelow
14:50 - 15:10 (CST) Break
15:15 - 16:00 (CST) Question and Answer All faculty
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Saturday, 5. December 2020 Non-Gynecologic Cytology - FNA
09:50 (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 - 15:15 (CST)

15:15 - 16:00 (CST) Q & A - closing remarks. All faculty
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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 - 15:05 (CST) 5 Case Studies
NET Pancreas Momin Siddiqui
Fluid Cytology Ashish Chandra
CFS Cytology Lan Chen
Pancreas FNA Mauro Saieg
Urine Eva Wojcik
15:15 - 16:30 (CST) Q & A - closing remarks All faculty
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Registration prices in USD (Tentative) All registration on-line at the AMCP website
Early Bird until 20. October 2020
Extended until  2. November 2020
Member of AMCP, SLAC, IAC (membership number required) Non-member
Cytotechnologist/Technician* $60 $85
Pathologists/Medical** $100 $140
Residents Not applicable $50
After 20. October 2020 Member of AMCP, SLAC, IAC Non-member
Cytotechnologist/Technician* $70 $100
Pathologist/Medical** $100 $160
Residents Not applicable $65
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*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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