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AMP Associated Meetings are those at which selected / invited AMP members present on topics related to molecular pathology. Contact ampeducation@amp.org for more information or to request an AMP speaker.

 

 

 

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Molecular Pathology Association of India (MPAI 2017)

Frontiers in Molecular Diagnostics and Pathology of Human Diseases

February 10-11, 2017

KIIT University

Bhubaneshwar, India

Conference Website

 

AMP Speaker: Federico Monzon

 

Cambridge Healthtech Institute's 14th Annual Molecular Diagnostics

Engaging the Practice of Bespoke Medicine

February 20-22, 2017

Moscone North Convention Center

San Francisco, CA

Conference Website

 

AMP Co-organized Keynote Session: Reimbursement Stories

  • Overview of AMP's Published Framework for Evidence Needed for Clinical Utility, presented by Vicky Pratt, PhD
  • Garnering Payer Support for Genomic Profiling by Demonstrating Clinical Utility, presented by Pranil Chandra, DO
  • NSCLC and Other Solid Tumors: Genetic Testing and Reimbursement, presented by Raj Emmadi, MD

 

AMP Co-organized Short Courses at Tri-Conference:

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Moscone North Convention Center

San Francisco, CA

Separate registration for short courses is required


2:00pm: NGS Assay Selection, Validation and Compliance

  • Eric Duncavage, M.D., Assistant Professor, Pathology & Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine (AMP 2016 Training & Education Committee, Member)
  • Christina Lockwood, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB, Assistant Professor, Department of Laboratory Medicine; Associate Director, Genetics and Solid Tumor Diagnostics Laboratory, University of Washington (AMP Member)
  • Shashikant Kulkarni, Ph.D., Professor, Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; Co-Vice Chair, Research, Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine; CSO, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories; Vice President, Operations, Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories (AMP Member)


5:30pm: Clinical Informatics: Returning Results from Big Data

  • Mark J. Routbort, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center (AMP Informatics Subdivision Representative to the AMP 2017 Clinical Practice Committee)
  • Somak Roy, M.D., Assistant Professor, Director, Genetic Services and Molecular Informatics; Assistant Director, Molecular and Genomic Pathology Laboratory, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (AMP Informatics Subdivision Representative to the AMP 2017 Program Committee)
  • Annette Meredith, Ph.D., Color Genomics, Inc. (AMP Informatics Subdivision Representative to the AMP Global 2017 Organizing Committee)

 

 

CAP17 - The Pathologists’ Meeting™

October 8-11, 2017

Gaylord National

National Harbor, MD (DC area)

Conference Website

 

AMP Interactive Course: The WHO and Beyond: The Myeloproliferative Neoplasms, presented by Annette S. Kim and Todd W. Kelley

 

 

Association of Community Cancer Centers - Virtual Molecular Tumor Boards (Through 2017)

As molecular testing becomes more widely adopted in the community oncology setting, cancer programs can benefit from access to innovative formats to help ensure that communication and quality patient care standards are maintained. Several innovative ACCC member programs have begun using virtual tumor board models as part of the integration of molecular testing into practice.
The virtual format allows participation by a variety of providers across a wide geographic area. Members of multidisciplinary teams across sites are invited to join in the virtual discussion of cases and determine treatment  - regardless of the physical location of the patient and care team.
Building on interviews with select ACCC member programs, ACCC and our partner organization, the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), are developing a webinar series focused on virtual molecular tumor boards for lung and breast cancer. The 12-webinar series features case studies and robust discussions on molecular testing in the community setting.

 

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