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ESP Pathology Progress Test 2022 – Invitation to register: reminder

The European Society of Pathology (ESP), in close collaboration with the UEMS Board of Pathology, is happy to announce the 2022 Pathology Progress Test (PPT). From 24th of November until 12th of December 2022 you are invited to take the PPT, which is primarily intended for trainees, but any pathologist curious to submit their knowledge base to the test is welcome to participate. The test consists of 120 questions in a multiple-choice question (MCQ) format. The questions are partly only text, partly still image-based,…

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Happy International Pathology Day 2022!

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) is expressing its best wishes to all for a happy International Pathology Day 2022!  Our best wishes and heartfelt gratitude go to all those who, with their tireless work, make Pathology a cornerstone specialty for accurate diagnosis and contribute to patient care on a daily basis. With the opportunity of today’s celebrations, we also are delighted to share with you special wishes from the ESP Trainee Subcommittee and ESP-affiliated National Societies! Sincerely,European Society of…

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Gain Confidence in PD-L1 Evaluation with the CPS Spotlight Series, Returning This Fall

CPS Spotlight Series Expert Insight Into PD-L1 EvaluationEnhance your confidence in Combined Positive Score (CPS) evaluation. Detailed Walkthroughs of Real-world Cases Join Agilent CDx Pathology Manager, Ed Manna, as he returns with his colleague, Dr. Kristopher Kersch, in this PD-L1 video series. The CPS Spotlight Series launched last year with great success, and is back this fall to help provide you with:Valuable tips for CPS evaluation using real-world casesKey methods used by expert pathologists to evaluate CPS, including the Numerator…

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ECP 2022 BASEL

First come, first served! Hard to believe – summer is starting, which also means that the first on-site ECP in 3 years is quickly approaching! The notifications for abstract authors were sent out on the 24th of May 2022, so scientific contributions can be prepared in a timely manner. In case you have not received a notification, please contact us at ecp-basel@cpo-hanser.de.  We are back to meeting in person – and also to enjoying the famous ECP social events: Congress ConcertBasel’s no. 1…

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Thymic Cancer Awareness Month (May)

Dear Colleagues, On the occasion of the current Thymic Cancer Awareness Month (May), the ESP Thymic and Mediastinal Working Group would like to invite pathologists to a Bring your case! meeting organized by our Working Group. The meeting will be held on the Zoom platform on: Wednesday, May 11 at 16:00 CEST Link to the meeting: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87318982109?pwd=SU1qbldON1pWQnJtalNndmtNSWlJdz09 At the meeting, virtual microscopic slides of interesting or difficult thymic/mediastinal tumors that we encountered in our routine work will be presented and discussed.…

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Release Announcement – Pannoramic 1000 Scanner SW 3.2.1

3DHISTECH proud to announce the Pannoramic® 1000 Scanner Software 3.2.1 Release. There are several new improvements regarding the software and the service as well to reach even better scanning. What are these features?Scanner softwareSupporting this new CIS VCC-25CXPHSR camera system that has much higher megapixels, much higher optical resolutions, and much smaller pixel size therefore the image quality is significantly better.Supporting this new FLIR (BFS-U3-120S4C) preview camera systemNew generation of frame grabbers: Rapixo CXP (RAP 8G 4C12) cardThe new 2.5 RTM Converter has been integratedServiceThe new FLIR (BFS-U3-120S4C) preview camera system display live image and calibrations for…

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Ovarian and Prostate Cancer Virtual Education Series

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) would like to invite you to take part in the online survey (LINK) which aims at evaluating the learning objectives and content of the ESP virtual preceptorships which were developed in collaboration with AZ and MSD for diagnostic testing in prostate and ovarian cancers. To access the virtual preceptorship platform please visit the ESP website.Your feedback is vital for improving the objective and content of the forthcoming ESP educational programmes. We would like to take this opportunity…

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ESP 2022 EQA Schemes

Invitation for participation The European Society of Pathology (ESP) Foundation is continuing the successful organisation of External Quality Assurance (EQA) Programmes.  For 2022 we are proud to announce three separate EQA Schemes:  – The Colorectal Carcinomas (CRC) EQA Scheme includes KRAS, NRAS and BRAF testing. For more information please see the attaced CRC flyer. Registrations are open until 1 February 2022 and are available HERE. – The Programmed Death Ligand 1 (PDL1) EQA Scheme includes testing in triple negative breast carcinoma (TNBC), non-small cell lung carcinoma (NSCLC), urothelial…

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EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF PATHOLOGY ACADEMY (ESPA)

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) is proud to announce the second edition of ESP Academy (ESPA), devoted to the promotion of applied and translational scientific research in the field of human pathology.  The ESPA 2022 is scheduled for 18-21 June 2022, in Genval, Belgium.ESPA is an intensive, interactive four-day workshop designed to support early career pathologists and scientists. Admission to the ESPA is by competitive application based on the candidate’s curriculum vitae, clinical and research experience, and significance of the proposed…

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Seasonal greetings

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) would like to wish you and your Family a peaceful and joyful festive season and a healthy & happy New Year. Please accept our thanks for your continued support to the ESP, which is particularly appreciated during these challenging times. Our offices will close on Friday, 24 December 2021 and reopen on Tuesday, 4 January 2022. Sincerely,European Society of Pathology

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