Archive for July, 2013

Check Out GU Path App

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recently became aware of a very nice pathology app for iPhone and iPad. As with other Apple apps reviewed here previously, particularly the Hopkins Pancreas App, this app is top notch for GU pathology with over 1100 images from normal to malignant.  The app creator is a GU-fellowship trained practicing pathologist and has created a […]

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What a Beautiful Sea of Granulomas

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sometimes its hard to remember why I chose medicine as a career.  It seems the idea of helping people, scientific discovery and lifelong learning were at the top of the list.  Nearly 25 years after starting as a pre-med I think those are still goals and in fact for the most part daily occurrences.  Initially, […]

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Take Advantage of Early Bird Registration & Pathology Visions Room Block Today

| July 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Take Advantage of Early Bird Registration & Pathology Visions Room Block TodayEarly Bird Registration | Available Until August 1, 2013 When you register by August 1, 2013, you’ll save $100 on your all-inclusive registration. DPA Members will receive a $200 discount on early bird registration.Annual membership is only $100 per individual. Click HERE to join the DPA! Pathology Visions Room […]

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Summit on Color in Medical Imaging Presentations Available

| July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The recent public workshop on “Summit on Color in Medical Imaging” held in May in Silver Spring, MD has made presentations and webcast archive available online. Presentations are available from the International Color Consortium. Steve Hewitt, MD, PhD from the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health has an interesting presentation on Color Within the Context of Whole-Slide Imaging.    

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Cancerous Person in Shenzhen Can Accept the International Remote Consultation in the Further

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Title is a little bit odd but nonetheless eyecatching courtesy of the Shenzhen Post comes news of a new digital pathology diagnosis network platform as part of a cancer care network.  With an increasing number of hospital networks, cancer cooperatives and declining reimbursements leading to some consolidation of laboratory services in the U.S. look for more […]

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Pathology Visions Keynote Presenter Plans to Take Attendees on a Tour of the Digital Pathology Galaxy

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Digital Pathology Association (DPA), a non-profit organization that facilitates education and awareness of digital pathology applications, is featuring Dr. Eric F. Glassy as the keynote presenter for their upcoming annual conference, Pathology Visions. Pathology Visions will be held September 29 – October 1, 2013 in San Antonio, TX at the Grand Hyatt. Dr. Glassy’s […]

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SAVE THE DATE: Using Mobile Devices in the Histopathology Industry to Educate, Share and Exchange

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Using Mobile Devices in the Histopathology Industry to Educate, Share and Exchange Join Shree Sharma, MD Department of Pathology University of Arkansas for Medical SciencesWednesday, August 22, 2013 9:00 am and 12:00 pm CST/3:00 pm and 6:00 pm GMT Attendees will be eligible for one (1) PACE contact hour. Learning Objectives: How eLearning is shaping the current learning patterns. […]

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Histology Image Analysis Provider OracleBio to Showcase Their Xenograft Evaluation Services at the Tumor Models Conference, Boston, MA

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

OracleBio to sponsor the Tumor Models conference in  Boston, MA, 23-25th July and plan to showcase their Oncology  image analysis expertise Newhouse, Scotland, July 23 / B3C  newswire / –  OracleBio, providers of high precision  digital image analysis services for detailed quantification of  histological marker staining within cells and tissues, is pleased to  announce it […]

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Huron Technologies Receives Frost & Sullivan’s 2013 North America Product Differentiation Excellence Award in Digital Pathology Slide Scanners

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Had a chance to take a look at Huron Technologies while attending the recent Canadian Association of Pathologists (CAP-ACP) last month in Quebec. Hard to argue with endorsement from Frost and Sullivan for Huron Technologies’s ability to scan up to 300 slides in under 30 seconds each as the world’s fastest brightfield whole slide imager.  This […]

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Webinar: ePathology in Today’s CROs: Market Differentiation, Partnering, and Challenges – Tuesday, July 30

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The COVANCE ePathology Story:   Late in 2008, Covance Labs installed the first iteration of its Aperio ePathology multi-site network to begin global study collaborations that were much faster than conventional methods. Today, Covance continues to lead the industry by leveraging the power of the Aperio ePathology Network to conduct global studies with great efficiency. […]

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DPA Webinar “Real-World Examples of Practical Consultative/Collaborative Digital Pathology Programs” Recording Now Available

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

   Last week the Digital Pathology Association (DPA), a non-profit organization that facilitates education and awareness of digital pathology applications, kicked off its 2013 webinar series. The first webinar, held Wednesday, July 10, 2013, was titled “Real-World Examples of Practical Consultative/Collaborative Digital Pathology Programs”. A recording of the webinar is now available on the DPA’s […]

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Updates to Pathology Visions 2013 Agenda

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

REMINDER: Early Bird Registration Save $100 when you register for Pathology Visions 2013 before August 1st. Register now. Updates to Pathology Visions 2013 Agenda Pathology Visions 2013 is rolling out a new agenda and format. Day one will focus on educational, research and clinical presentations and day two will feature more interactive, hands-on workshops. Below […]

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Pixcelldata and VMscope Announce an Online Digital Pathology Solution for Automated Ki67 Quantification

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pixcelldata, the developer of Collibio, software for digital pathology collaboration, and VMscope, the award winning German virtual microscopy company, announce a collaboration for an online image analysis solution for automated Ki67 quantification. This unique cloud based solution will have two main components, Collibio digital pathology software, and the VMscope Ki67 quantifier software. To use the […]

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Affiliated Pathologists Medical Group to Join PathCentral’s New Digital Pathology Network

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Online Platform Will Expand and Expedite Consultations for Pathologists PathCentral, a technology-enabled company dedicated to the success of the international pathology community, and Affiliated Pathologists Medical Group, today announced that the group will participate in the PathCentral Professional Network, the specialty’s most comprehensive online information exchange and digital consultation forum.   Affiliated Pathologists Medical Group […]

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