Hospital Education Opportunities

The hospital education courses are offered by experts from their technical areas to provide your staff with informational and educational topics. These educational opportunities are provided by our staff for all departments in your hospital to provide best outcomes for your patients.

Courses Offered:

Managing Muscle and Nerves

  • Surgical biopsy do’s and don’ts
  • Muscle and nerve basics and clean processing
  • Neuromuscular disease descriptions
  • Muscle and nerve histology stains - image tutorial
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Carrier Screening and Newborn Screening

  • Describe genetics of CF
  • Discuss ACOG and ACMG recommendations for CF carrier screening
  • Discuss importance of family history and ethnic background for CF carrier screening
  • Discuss CF newborn screening in Ohio
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

Cytogenetic Testing on Products of Conception (POC)

  • Review the rate and types of cytogenetic abnormalities seen in POC specimens
  • Discuss the implications of POC cytogenetic abnormalities for patient’s future pregnancies
  • Describe various cytogenetic tests available for POC specimens
  • Discuss POC sample type and volume required for cytogenetic testing
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

Oh No! Not Another Placenta!

  • Design and role of the placenta
  • Triage of placentas following delivery
  • Case studies in placental pathology
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

The Perinatal Autopsy/POC Pathology Evaluation

  • Role of perinatal pathology for the clinician and family
  • Basic procedural information, types of information provided to the clinician and family
  • Impact on future pregnancies
  • Case studies in perinatal pathology
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

Neuropathology

  • Role of neuropathology diagnosis in surgical resections for epilepsy control
  • New aspects of pediatric brain tumor diagnosis
  • New tests in pediatric brain tumor diagnosis
  • Case studies in pediatric neuropathology
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

Electron Microscopy – The Really Small World

  • Design and principle of transmission electron microscopy (TEM)
  • Role of TEM in evaluation of cilia, kidney, liver, lung, muscle, nerve and platelet examinations (Includes examples of normal and abnormal case studies)
  • Other types of tissues that may benefit from TEM examination
  • Future applications of TEM
  • Please indicate your interest by clicking here.

We are able to present other educational topics as requested, as well as Pathologist to Pathologist presentations and consults.