Surgical Pathology of the Gastrointestinal Tract

Location:  Austin, Texas

Dates:  May 10-14, 2016 (Tues-Sat)



Ken Wang   – Role of the endoscopist

Mary Bronner    – Specimen handling, esophageal pathology

Hala  El-Zimaity – Gastritis and gastropathy

Greg Lauwers    – Gastric neoplasia,

Joel Greenson  – Small bowel biopsies

Henry Appelman – Neoplasia of appendix, large bowel and  anus

Robert Riddell   – Reporting biopsies, Inflammatory bowel diseases, Unknown cases

Dhanpat Jain      – Lymphoproliferative disorders),

Bob Petra            – Almost everything else not previously covered.).

Director:              –  Dr Robert Riddell (Toronto –


Most of the topics are covered in 3h sessions.

Weather in Austin, TX in May – Highs around  70-85F. Lows – low 60s.

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