Previous CPD event resources
November 29, 2022
Hosted by Dr. Jessie Wu and moderated by Dr. Sharon Nofech-Mozes and Dr. Anna Marie Mulligan. Guest speaker is Dr. Torsten Nielsen, Professor, UBC.
May 16, 2022
Organised by Dr. Jessie Wu. The moderators are Dr. Sharon Nofech-Mozes and Dr. Anna Marie Mulligan, with guest speaker Dr. Andrew HS Lee, Nottingham University Hospitals, UK.
December 13, 202
Watch the talk from our keynote speaker, Dr. Fang-I Lu on “Assessment of breast specimens post neoadjuvant therapy".
June 7, 2021
Guest speaker Dr. Penny Barnes (Pathologist, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Nova Scotia Health, and Associate Professor, Dalhousie University), shared her breast prosthesis/capsulectomy grossing manuals - see resources below.
Resources and handouts from June 2021 Breast Pathology
Dr. Penny Barnes: breast prosthesis/capsulectomy grossing manuals.
You can download these PDFs (please note as these come from a third party, we cannot guarantee they meet accessibility standards for the AODA).
- Instructions for grossing Breast – Prosthesis removal and Asymptomatic Capsulectomy in conjunction with the AP Gross Room Grossing Procedure (PDF)
- Instructions for grossing Breast – Prosthesis removal and
Capsulectomy from Patient with Suspected Breast Implant Associate Lymphoma (BIAALCL) (PDF)
November 14, 2022
Moderated by Dr. Anna Plotkin and Dr. Anjelica Hodgson with guest speaker Dr. Lien Hoang, Clinical Assistant Professor, UBC.
May 31, 2022
Moderated by Dr. Anjelica Hodgson with guest speaker Dr. Jennifer Bennett (University of Chicago).
November 23, 2021
Moderated by Dr. Anjelica Hodgson with guest speaker Dr. Natalia Buza, Associate Professor of Pathology at Yale University.
October 14, 2022
Moderated by Dr. Rosemarie Tremblay-LeMay and featuring presentations from Dr. Hubert Tsui, Dr. José-Mario Capo-Chichi, and Dr. Alexsandra Paliga.
April 21, 2022
Moderated by Dr. Rosemarie Tremblay-LeMay and featuring presentations from Dr. Sarah Morgan, Dr. Bo Ngan, Dr. Kathy Chun, Dr. Anne Tierens, Dr. Alexsandra Paliga, Dr. Carlo Hojilla and Dr. Adam Smith.
January 24, 2022
Our guest speaker was Dr. Kiril Trpkov, a Professor of Pathology at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
10 January 2023
"Reporting uncertainty in pathology as a quality measure" Moderated by Dr. Anna Plotkin and Dr. Rosemarie Tremblay-LeMay. Guest speakers are Dr. Martin Hyrcza (Pathologist, Alberta Health Services), Dr. George Yousef (Program Medical Director, Laboratory Medicine Program, University Health Network), Dr. Simon Raphael (Chief Pathologist and Director of Laboratories, Department of Laboratory Medicine, North York General Hospital) and Laura Williams (Senior Director, Patient Experience & Patients Relations, University Health Network).