Tag: Training

Visit Philips Digital Pathology at an Upcoming Roadshow

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Digital pathology for primary diagnostics is now available. How will it help you improve your clinical workflow and collaboration across sites? Philips is organizing a roadshow across the United States to educate pathologists, lab management and healthcare professionals on digital pathology and computational pathology. Visit the Philips Live! roadshow and experience digital pathology for yourself. […]

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Where Have all the Informaticists Gone?

| September 6, 2017 | 1 Comment

On a boat on one or more likely all three of the rivers that course through Pittsburgh, circa 1997, as a medical intern I met several folks who were the recognized leaders in pathology informatics. In the years that followed, between other “APIII” meetings as they were then called – “Anatomic Pathology Informatics, Imaging and […]

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Watches, Wallets and The Wall

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

A few months before finishing my residency, I had an opportunity to spend a few days at the Dover Air Force Base Mortuary in Delaware. It was an opportunity our residency had to witness how to handle mass casualties as part of our training.  Doing so required of course a mass casualty to see first […]

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Delivering Babies in Honolulu and Taking the Test in Chicago

| August 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Northwestern Medical School prided itself in all its clinical departments, the strength of their faculty and teaching abilities, as well they should. A right for a Top 20 medical school in the rankings, for what they are worth. In particular, they were particularly proud of their Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics programs. Oddly, they were […]

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Welcome to Army Pathology

| April 12, 2016 | 10 Comments

Following internship it was time to start my 4-year pathology residency in anatomic and clinical pathology. Through a similar process to the civilian match, I requested the opportunity to stay at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and for some reason was selected to do so. At the time, the residency program was combined with the […]

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UPMC Chooses PathXL for Digital Pathology Education

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

PathXL software to provide UPMC with an end to end solution for institution wide digital pathology education program Belfast, Northern Ireland, January 21, 2016 — PathXL is proud to have been selected by UPMC (Pittsburgh, USA) as the software provider for digital pathology training and examinations across the institution. UPMC is a leading, integrated healthcare provider […]

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The Midnight Menu

| September 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Being a medical intern is easy. It’s like riding a bike. Except the bike is on fire, you’re on fire, everything is on fire and you’re in hell. It is for those who have done so, particularly if it was for no other reason than to check a box on your “career to do” list […]

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