Critical Issues in Cutaneous Pathology (description)


Address:Sea Pines Resoprt Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United States of America
Phone:925 376-0217
Event dates:6/20/2005 - 6/23/2005 (This event has already taken place)
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Topics to be Covered:

  • Earl J. Glusac, M.D.
  • Eduardo Calonje, M.D.
  • Andrew L. Folpe, M.D.
  • Jennifer M. McNiff, M.D.
  • Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Melanomas, Lymphomas, Inflammatory Skin Lesions
Organizer phone:925 376-0217
Offering type:Course
Event frequency:Never
First Meeting:
Total events:
Est. attendance: 125
Target audience:Physicians
Other target audiences:Pathologist, Dermatologists, Nurses
Host Sponsor:N/A
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Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:20 ACCME


Course Goals and Objectives: This course is intended for dermatopathologists, surgical pathologists and dermatologists who read their own slides. The course addresses four of the most difficult and important areas of histopathologic diagnostic challenge - Soft tissue Tumors, Lymphomas, Melanomas, and Inflammatory Skin Lesions. Please visit us online at



1.Familiarizing the Unfamiliar: Uncommon Inflammatory Disorders (and
Uncommon Presentations) of Common Inflammatory Conditions. (McNiff)
2.Trouble at the Border: Interface Dermatitis in the Systemically Ill. (Glusac)
3.From DFSP to GCFB: An Alphabet Soup of Troublesome Cutaneous Sarcomas. (Folpe)
4.Transient Rash or Lifelong Malignancy? MF and its Mimics. (McNiff)
5."Nil Disease" of the Skin (1/2 hour) andUp, Up, and Away: Intraepidermal
Ballooning and Vesicular Dermatitis (1/2 hour). (Glusac)


1.Melanocytic Challenges, Part I: Nevi Resembling Melanoma. (Calonje)
2.From Palisades to Asteroid Bodies: Granulomatous Dermatitis. (Glusac)
3.The Blue, the Brown, and the Unfamiliar: Unusual Cutaneous Lymphomas.
4.Kaposi's or Not? Wading Carefully Through Vascular Quagmires. (Calonje)
5.Under the Microscope: Doctors, Lawyers and Melanocytic Neoplasms. (Glusac)


1.Melanocytic Challenges, Part II: Unusual Melanoma Variants (Calonje)
2.From H&E to FITC: An Update on Blistering Disorders. (McNiff)
3.How Bad is it, Doc? Cutaneous Fibrohistiocytic Tumors of Intermediate Malignancy. (Folpe)
4.How Sweet It Isn't: The Cutaneous Neutrophilic Spectrum. (McNiff)
5.Don't Overcall It! Pseudosarcomatous Myofibroblastic Tumors of the Skin and Superficial Soft Tissues. (Folpe)


1.Epithelioid Sarcoma and Other Pitfalls: Staying Out of Trouble with Cutaneous Soft Tissue Tumors. (Folpe)
2.A Bloody Mess! Angiosarcoma and Other Vascular Malignancies. (Calonje)
3.Nail the Diagnosis, Avoid Legal Fees: Navigating Immunohistochemical Pitfalls of Spindle Cell Neoplasms. (Folpe)
4.Concerning Appearance, Benign Behavior: The Pseudolymphoma Spectrum.(Calonje)
5.Everyday at the Scope: Common Headaches, Possible Solutions. (Glusac)

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Contact Montclair Travel Mail: 1980 Mountain Blvd. #208, Oakland California 94611 Phone: 800 524-8970 Email:  
Contact Person:Carol A. Haag
TitlePresident, Scientific Symposiums
Organizer Address 1Scientific Symposiums
Organizer Address 2133 Fernwood Drive, Suite 200
Organizer CityMoraga
Organizer State: (US)California
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code94556
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone925 376-0217
Organizer Fax925 631-9525
Structural makeupData not provided
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsN/A
Event Site/VenueSea Pines Resort
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Peripherally organized activities:Cocktail Reception for Attendees and families
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Number in attendance of:
Target BoundariesLocal
Refund Policy:Cancellations received prior to May 20, 2005 subject to a $75 service charge; no refund after may 20. Cancellations must be in writing.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
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Can one register for your CE on your web site?Yes
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
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Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Will there be shuttle service available?Yes

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