Molecular Genetic Pathology Review Course

The AMP Molecular Genetic Pathology (MGP) Review Course is a live event held biennially. 

Join our faculty of molecular genetic pathology experts to prepare for a certification exam, earn continuing education credits, receive a refresher in molecular pathology core concepts, and stay up to date in the field. This virtual course will include didactic lectures, case studies, and opportunities for live question and answer sessions and in-depth discussions.

**Registration for the live course is now closed. However, the self-paced, on-demand course is available. Click on the blue button below to enroll in the ondemand course.**

Enroll in the OnDemand Course


AMP Members: $2,225
Non-Members: $2,500

OnDemand Course includes:

  • Recorded lectures and Q&A  
  • A >100 question Pre- and Post-Test to measure gaps in knowledge and understanding of the course content
  • An MGP Book list of useful molecular pathology resources 
  • Access to recorded presentations (including Q&A) and course materials until May 2025 
  • 25.75 hours of CME or CMLE credit


How to Purchase

  1. Click on blue Enroll button and then click the Register Now button.
  2. Login using your myAMP credentials.
    • If you do not have an AMP username and profile, click on “New User” link
    • If you forgot your password, click on “Forgot my password.”
  3. The system will automatically check your membership status and charge accordingly.
  4. Proceed to checkout.


How to Access the Course

  1. Go to AMPEDTM ( Login using your myAMP credentials.
  2. Find and click "AMP 2023 Molecular Genetic Pathology Review Course (Virtual Event)”.


The objectives of the AMP MGP Review Course are:

  • To assist attendees in preparing for the MGP Subspecialty Certification Exam (offered jointly by the American Board of Pathology and the American Board of Medical Genetics), as well as other certification exams in molecular pathology and molecular genetics, and
  • To increase basic and applied molecular pathology knowledge, focusing on the molecular pathogenesis, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of disease.


Topics covered include:

  • Molecular Technologies and Lab Methods
  • NGS Platforms and Informatics
  • Identity Testing
  • Test Validation, Statistics, and Bayes' Theorem
  • HLA Transplant Testing
  • Cytogenetics
  • Inherited Conditions
  • Molecular Oncology
  • Pharmacogenomics
  • Molecular Hematopathology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Quality Assurance and Lab Regulation
  • Lab Management


Target Audience:

  • Those preparing for relevant certification exams including by not limited MGP, LGG, ABCC, or ABB exams*
  • Those seeking institutional credentialing
  • People who are seeking a refresher in molecular pathology core concepts.

* DISCLAIMER: AMP makes no guarantee or assurances that completion of its courses or participation in any educational activity will in any manner ensure a passing score on any certification examination or activity post-test, or achievement of certification status. The AMP Molecular Genetic Pathology review course is an educational program provided by the Association for Molecular Pathology, (AMP) and is not sponsored or endorsed by the American Board of Pathology (ABP) or the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG) or other certifying bodies.


Click here for the agenda (updated 3/10/23)

Click here for the program book


Course Director

Lauren Ritterhouse, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital


Invited Faculty

Yassmine Akkari, PhD - Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Pinar Bayrak-Toydemir, MD, PhD, FACMG - University of UTAH/ARUP
Jesse Cox, MD, PhD, A(ACHI) – University of Nebraska Medical Center
Erin Graf,  PhD, D(ABMM) – Mayo Clinic Arizona
Lawrence Jennings, MD, PhD - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Annette S. Kim, MD, PhD - Brigham and Women's Hospital
Angela M. Lager, PhD - University of Chicago
Diana Mandelker, MD, PhD – Memorial Sloan Kettering
Ryan Pena, MD, PhD, D(ABHI) - Tufts Medical Center
Honey V. Reddi, PhD, FACMG - Medical College of Wisconsin
Jason N. Rosenbaum, MD – Kaiser Permanente, Northern California
Laura J. Tafe, MD - Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health System
Eric Vail, MD - Cedars Sinai
Rena Xian, MD - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Continuing Education (CME & CMLE)

MGP Review Course will have continuing education credit. Click here for more information.


Cancellation Policy:

All sales are final. No refunds will be issued.

Note that you may not duplicate, distribute, or broadcast any of the MGP Review Course materials without written permission from the Association for Molecular Pathology.


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