Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) August 28, 2013
The Digital Pathology Association (DPA), a non-profit organization that facilitates education and awareness of digital pathology applications, will host its annual conference, Pathology Visions, September 29 – October 1, 2013 in San Antonio, TX at the Grand Hyatt. The first day will be comprised of educational and research presentations, while the second day will feature hands-on and interactive workshops.
Pathology Visions provides attendees the opportunity to learn about real-world, practical applications in the ever-evolving field of digital pathology. To stay on the cutting edge of digital pathology trends, the DPA has updated the Pathology Visions conference based on what’s happening in the digital pathology industry. Day one of the Pathology Visions conference will feature presentations given by experts in whole slide imaging, telepathology and other growing areas of the digital pathology field. Headlining the lineup of distinguished is Dr. Eric Glassy, the Medical Director at Affiliated Pathologists Medical Group (APMG). Dr. Glassy’s presentation is titled “The Hitchhikers Guide to Digital Pathology” and will cover topics such as education, tumor conferences, QR codes, consultations and multiplex analyses.
Day two will feature workshops that cater to all levels and interests of digital pathology, including a Digital Pathology 101 workshop. This workshop will provide participants with a broad and introductory overview of the field of digital pathology, including uses, benefits and limitations of digital pathology, an overview of the underlying technology (primarily whole-slide imaging), and regulatory, workflow and financial considerations. To see the other workshops that will be offered at Pathology Visions and for a full conference agenda, please click here.
Between these two days, conference attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to 12 continuing medical education (CME) credits. To learn more about the education being offered at Pathology Visions, please click here.
Attendees at Pathology Visions not only have the opportunity to earn CME credits, but also get direct access to industry leaders and the chance to see the latest product solutions. Currently, there are 28 companies exhibiting at Pathology Visions 2013. To see a full list of Pathology Visions exhibitors and supporters, please click here.
Pathology Visions 2013 is taking place September 29 – October 1, 2013 in San Antonio, TX. To learn more about Pathology Visions 2013 or to register now, please click here.
About the Digital Pathology Association
The Digital Pathology Association, located in Indianapolis, IN, was founded in 2009. Its mission is to facilitate education and awareness of digital pathology applications in healthcare and life sciences. Members will be encouraged to share best practices and promote the use of technology among colleagues in order to demonstrate efficiencies, awareness, and its ultimate benefits to patient care. To learn more about the DPA and its members and membership opportunities, please click here.