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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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ESDIP Newsletter – Winter 2021 Edition

ESDIP Newsletter – Winter 2021 edition A word from the Presidentby Catarina EloyDear Members of ESDIP, Almost two years have passed by since the COVID-19 pandemic started to dominate the news. Now, the hope on renovation of the social activities is expressed by new and old style live events on the agenda. At ESDIP, we are also living these moments with joy and hope. The cruise is navigating at good and stable speed, valuable members keep joining the active structure, contributing to renovation…

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ESP Pathology Progress Test 2021 – Reminder

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) in close collaboration with the UEMS Board of Pathology announces the 2021 Pathology Progress Test (PPT).  From 24th of November until 10th of December 2021 those interested are invited to take the PPT, which is primarily intended for trainees, but any pathologist curious to submit her or his 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…

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ESP Pathology Progress Test 2021 – Updated dates

The European Society of Pathology (ESP) in close collaboration with the UEMS Board of Pathology has announced the 2021 Pathology Progress Test (PPT).  To allow our colleagues a few more days to prepare for the PPT, it has been decided to move the start date to Wednesday, 24 November 2021. The total period of time when the PPT will be available has been exteded by two days, being now available until Friday, 10 December. We would like to take this opportunity to remind the Colleagues who are…

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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.  We invite colleagues and laboratories interested in Colorectal Carcinomas EQA to register for this Scheme. Registrations are open until 1 February 2022.  More information can be found in the attached flyer.

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3DHISTECH announced the New Diagnostic Package Release.

3DHISTECH is proud to announce the New Diagnostic Package Release. Please find below the latest edition of 3DHISTECH’s Release Newsletter, the official product development update for the New Diagnostic Package Release (including the Track & Sign 2.2 release). 3DHISTECH is proud to announce the New Diagnostic Package Release.  Key features of this package include: •    Ultra-fast Flash Z layer scanning •    New settings panel for Admin user •    User Interface Optimization in CaseManager•    Standardized date pickers – Track&Sign New Diagnostic Product Portfolio…

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IVDR Update

The European Commision (EC) has proposed a progressive roll-out of the new In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation to prevent disruption in the supply of these essential healthcare products. The ESP would like to draw your attention to this essential press release of EC (14 October 2021) and invite you to disseminate this information among your Colleagues. Please visit the link In Vitro Diagnostic Devices Regulation (europa.eu). Sincerely,European Society of Pathology

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Public health: Commission proposes a progressive roll-out of the new In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation

The European Commission (EC) has proposed a progressive roll-out of the new In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation to prevent disruption in the supply of these essential healthcare products. The ESP would like to draw your attention to this essential press release of EC (14 October 2021) and invite you to disseminate this information to your colleagues and members of the national society. Please visit the link In Vitro Diagnostic Medical Devices Regulation (europa.eu)

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