Conference

13TH WEST AFRICAN DIVISION OF INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF PATHOLOGY (WADIAP) AND 6TH USCAP-WADIAP SCHOOL OF PATHOLOGY CONFERENCE, 2020.


17th-20th November, 2020.



Venue:Muhammadu Buhari Specialist Hospital Kano, Nigeria.

Conference registration includes access to all conference sessions, keynote addresses, sponsor/advertiser special sessions breaks and access to conference Certificate and CME Document.
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THEME

  • 1. ROLE OF THE ANATOMIC PATHOLOGY IN INFECTIOUS DISEASE BY Assistant professor Laurel J. Glaser, MD, PhD, Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
  • 2.Subthemes:
    a. Anatomic pathology and pandemics, with a focus on COVID-19
    b. Soft tissue tumours
    c. Ancillary techniques in histopathology with special reference to application of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

SPEAKERS

a. Prof. Jason Hornick, Soft tissue pathologist
Brigham & Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School

b. Associate Prof. Paari Murugan
Soft Tissue pathologist, University of Minnesota

c. Associate Prof. Michelle Dolan
Cytogeneticist, University of Minnesota

d. Prof. Kum Cooper
Surgical pathologist, University of Pennsylvania

e. Professor Bobbi S. Pritt, MD, MSc, DTM&H
Medical Director, Clinical Parasitology & Co-Director, Vector-borne Disease Testing, Mayo Clinic

f. Assistant Professor Laurel J. Glaser, MD, PhD
Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

g. Associate Prof. Andrew Bellizzi
Expert on Immunohistochemistry and current chair of the CAP IHC Committee, University of Iowa

h. Prof. Adesina
Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Pediatrics – Hematology/Oncology. Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Childrens’ Hospital

i. Dr. Sherif Zaki
Chief of Infectious Disease Pathology Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA

j. Dr. Angshumoy Roy, MD, PhD
Director of Cancer Genomics, Texas Children's Hospital, Associate Professor of Pathology & Immunology and Pediatrics, Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030

k. Dr M.O.A. Samaila
Professor of Dermatopathology, Breast and Gynecological pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Department of Pathology Shika-Zaria

l. Dr John Oladapo Obafunwa
Professor of Forensic Pathology, Department of pathology. Lagos University Teaching Hospital

m. Dr Barnabas Mandong Mafala
Professor of Urogenital pathology Department of Pathology University of Jos/ JUTH

n. Dr V. J. Ekanem
Professor of University of Benin and University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Department of Pathology Benin City

o. Dr Ima-Obong A. Ekanem
Professor of Department of Pathology, University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Nigeria

p. Dr Haruna Nggada
Professor of University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital Department of Pathology, Maiduguri, Borno State.

q. Dr Prof Edwin Kwame Wiredu
Professor of Pathology, University of Ghana, Legon.