Previous CPD event resources
May 8, 2023
Hosted by Dr. Jessie Wu and moderated by Dr. Sharon Nofech-Mozes. Guest speaker is Dr. Anna Marie Mulligan.
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, 2022
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 20, 2023
Moderated by Dr. Anjelica Hodgson and Dr. Anna Plotkin with guest speaker Dr. Chris Crum of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School.
May 29, 2023
Moderated by Dr. Anjelica Hodgson and Dr. Anna Plotkin with guest speaker Professor Glenn McCluggage, Queen’s University of Belfast.
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.
May 11, 2023
Moderated by Dr. Adam Smith with guest speaker Dr. Rashmi Goswami, Hematopathologist, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre.
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.
June 12, 2023
Moderated by Dr. Rola Saleeb and Dr. Anna Plotkin. Guest speaker is Dr. Theodorus Van der Kwast, Consultant in urogenital pathology at University Health Network.
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).
9 August 2023
Moderated by Dr. Adam Smith, Director, Cancer Cytogenetics Laboratory, University Health Network and Assistant Professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at the University of Toronto.