(PRWEB) April 07, 2016
The Digital Pathology Association (DPA), a non-profit organization that facilitates education and awareness of digital pathology applications, is offering complimentary membership and discounted registration to their annual conference, Pathology Visions, to all residents, fellows and PhD candidates interested in digital pathology.
To continue to promote education and the latest tools in the digital pathology field, the DPA is offering individuals free membership to the DPA during their residency, fellowship or candidacy. Members will receive access to past Pathology Visions presentations, access to the DPA Member Community, discounted registration to Pathology Visions 2016 and more. To join the DPA and begin taking advantage of all DPA member benefits, click here.
Pathology Visions 2016, the DPA’s annual conference, is being held October 23-25 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California. Pathology Visions is a great place to learn about the real world, practical applications in the ever-evolving field of digital pathology, while also getting a chance to network with industry leaders. This year, the DPA is offering a discounted registration to pathology residents, fellows and PhD candidates. In addition to the discounted rate, there are opportunities to receive further discounts on registration or even attend the conference for free!
Apply for a travel award. The DPA is making up to three conference travel awards available ($2,000 value each) for pathology residents, fellows and PhD candidates to attend Pathology Visions 2016. The travel award funding is intended to defray costs of registration and travel expenses. Recipients will be chosen based on their understanding of the impact of digital pathology and whole slide imaging on the specialty of pathology, merit of application and the value of the award to the applicant. Applications are due by May 20, 2016. To learn more about the travel awards and to apply today, click here.
Become a poster presenter. The DPA Program Committee is now accepting proposals for poster presentations at Pathology Visions 2016. Residents can submit a poster proposal for review until June 30, 2016. If chosen, you will receive an additional $50 off registration to this year’s conference. Presented posters at Pathology Visions will be displayed for the entire conference and discussed between presenters and attendees. The posters will also be judged by appointed experts in five different categories. Awards will be handed out to the winner of each category at Pathology Visions and a cash prize will be given to the winner of the Resident category. Click here to submit a poster presentation proposal now.
For more information about Pathology Visions 2016 and 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.