RSSCategory: Laboratory Information Systems

Digitizing Pathology? Don’t Create Another Silo

| September 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

Post courtesy of Simon Häger, Product Manager Sectra Digital Pathology Solution Pathology departments play a key role in cancer care, but are currently under enormous pressure and face great challenges. Over the past decade, pathology departments have not only been subject to increasing demands as a result of the growing number of cases, but have […]

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Inspirata Acquires Precision Medicine Network, Inc. and the ‘Crosswalk’ Platform to Bridge the Gap Between Digital Pathology and Molecular Oncology

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

“Crosswalk Insight™: Oncology” enhances Inspirata’s Digital Pathology Cockpit by providing access to Genomic Profiles, FDA-Approved Targeted Therapies, Immunotherapies and Clinical Trials to enable pathologists to make more precise diagnostic and therapeutic decisions. Tampa, FL, September 13, 2016 – Cancer diagnostics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the assets […]

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The Digital Pathology Global Pioneer Award 2016 Winners Announced

| August 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Honored and grateful beyond words to be among those chosen by my peers to receive this pioneering award for work in digital pathology. Countless folks over the past two decades have contributed to development of the technology, applications, use cases, programs, business models and mentored others in the safe use of the technology with one […]

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Pathology and Radiology Reports Recommend Correlation With Each Other, Endless Loop Ensues

| August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Courtesy of the Gomer Blog, a satirical medical news website created by a bunch of wannabe stand up comedians who ended up in healthcare. They roast every medical speciality, perhaps as an appreciation of what all of us does in our particular areas but I find the pathology ones particularly accurate and therefore funny. Laughter is good medicine. BOSTON, […]

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New Articles Published in Journal of Pathology Informatics

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pathology informatics essentials for residents: A flexible informatics curriculum linked to accreditation council for graduate medical education milestones Walter H Henricks, Donald S Karcher, James H Harrison, John H Sinard, Michael W Riben, Philip J Boyer, Sue Plath, Arlene Thompson, Liron Pantanowitz J Pathol Inform 2016, 7:27 (6 July 2016) [ABSTRACT]   [HTML FULL TEXT]   [PDF]   […]

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Inspirata, a Diamond Sponsor and Exhibitor at APC 2016, to Host a Panel of Industry Experts Discussing Overcoming the Barriers to Adopting Digital Pathology

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Showcasing its digital pathology cockpit and workflow solution in booth #4 at the Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) Annual Meeting in San Diego July 12th -15th, Inspirata also will be hosting a 2-hour expert panel on overcoming the barriers to digital pathology adoption. Tampa, FL, July 8, 2016/PRWeb – Cancer diagnostics and digital pathology workflow […]

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Corista DP3 Selected by Johns Hopkins Medicine to Extend Pathology Capabilities with Digital Pathology Platform

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Corista DP3 to improve Johns Hopkins’ Tumor Board functionality, enable remote consults and integrate with critical systems Baltimore, MD – July 7, 2016 – Johns Hopkins Medicine, an integrated global health enterprise and one of the leading health care systems in the United States, has successfully installed the Corista DP3 system. The new platform is […]

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Inspirata Announces Digital Pathology Workflow Deployment at The Ohio State University

| July 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Big news today from Inspirata and The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC) – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute laying out their goals for a comprehensive digital pathology solution to support clinical workflow operations.   Dr. Anil Parwani, Professor of Pathology, Vice Chair and Director of Anatomical Pathology and Director […]

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Cancer “Moonshot” Partnerships Announced With FDA’s Dr. Richard Pazdur Appointed As Acting Head of Oncology Center Of Excellence

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

On its website, NBC News, reports that “the White House sponsored a giant national cancer ‘moonshot’ pep rally” yesterday, “organizing more than 270 events aimed at boosting support for the effort to speed up cancer research.” Several “government agencies, academic researchers, cancer advocacy groups and companies all pledged cash and cooperation to get past competitive […]

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Protect Patients and Improve Productivity with CEREBRO Sample Tracking via WindoPath and NucleoLIS Integration

| July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Vista, CA – June 30, 2016 — Leica Biosystems, a global leader in automation and workflow solutions for anatomic pathology, announced the integration of Leica Biosystems CEREBRO Sample Tracking System with Psyche Systems’s WindoPath and NucleoLIS products. The aim of this collaboration is to increase the efficiency and quality of laboratory pathology services by reducing […]

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A Pathology Meeting Focused on the Future – Pathology Horizons 2016

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

  This year the Pathology Horizons conference will be in Galway, Ireland 15-17 September 2016 The West of Ireland is abuzz with news that Star Wars is using filming locations along the Irish West coast. The area has also attracted the forward looking annual conference, Pathology Horizons, which will also land on Ireland’s Wild Atlantic […]

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Dutch Pathology Department Among the First in the World to go Digital

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Recently heard Dr. Paul van Diest speak about their experience with digital pathology in a respectable-size department with 30,000 surgical pathology cases. In his talk he claimed “Just Do It” with regards to digital pathology implementation in a busy surgical pathology practice. Albeit, the regulatory issues and constraints in places such as the Netherlands provide […]

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Dr. Ulysses Balis Announced as Keynote Speaker for Pathology Visions 2016: Making Good on 30 Years of Hype. Digital Pathology Finally Comes of Age

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Looking forward to both of these presentations.  Decades worth of experience in digital pathology between Ul and John looking at different issues of use and implementation.  Deadlines have been extended for education proposals as well (until June 6) and Early Bird Registration remains open so register to attend soon. Keynote & Plenary Presenters Pathology Visions […]

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