Laboratory Medicine and Pathology

The Banff Pathology Course



The Banff Pathology Course is a collaborative effort of the Canadian Association of Pathologists (CAP-ACP), Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Calgary to provide a continuing medical education activity for practicing pathologists and residents in training. 


Sept 6-8, 2018

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity
107 Tunnel Mountain Dr
Banff, AB T1L 1H5  

The focus for 2018 is Thoracic Pathology and will provide a forum for sharing information on current molecular diagnostics in the era of personalized medicine.  


After attending this course, participants will be able to:· 

  • Deliver basic diagnostic approaches in thoracic pathology as a non-subspecialized pathologist
  • Review recent up-dates in neoplastic and non-neoplastic thoracic pathology
  • Describe novel insights from molecular diagnostics in thoracic pathology· 
  • Discuss diagnostic pitfalls and limitations in thoracic pathology

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