Updating course on anatomic pathology

UMass Lowell's Online Graduate Certificate in Clinical Pathology is a unique program that was developed for medical laboratory personnel, medical professionals, nurses, and people working in the pharmaceutical industry who are interested in expanding and updating their knowledge in clinical pathology.Personnel employed in the biomedical device and biotechnology industries will also benefit from this certificate program.The huge increase in the numbers of biopsies, together with the rapidly changing field of endoscopic and therapeutic techniques in all facets of gastroenterology, means that diagnostic criteria are continually updated, especially in biopsy interpretation. chronic colitis) as diagnoses without interpretation are increasingly regarded with suspicion.Attend this five day course to learn how the experts interpret biopsies and to receive practical advice about preparing reports, including macros that you can use in your own sign outs.You’ll receive valuable guidance in challenging areas that can directly affec t patient management and outcomes, including the new diagnostic criter ia for Barrett’s esophagus; the diagnosis of dysplasia tumors and infl ammatory diseases in all parts of the GI tract, including lymphocytic disorders; and follow-up of MALT and other lymphomas.