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2023 Spring Residents Forum Meeting

Connect. Belong. Grow.

Mar 11, 2023
Hybrid Meeting, In-Person Location:
DoubleTree New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

As a pathology resident, it can be bewildering trying to prepare for boards, choose a fellowship, or land your first job all while balancing a taxing schedule. Take heart—you’re not alone.

The College of American Pathologists 2023 Spring Residents Forum is an opportunity to connect with colleagues who can provide insights and advice on the issues that are keeping you up at night. Join us in New Orleans or virtually and connect, belong, and grow with pathology leaders and like-minded residents from across the country.

2023 Program Schedule

5:00-6:30 PMEvening Reception
Join the community by attending this reception. Break the ice to make new connections or meet up with friends. [In-person only event]
7:00-8:00 AMNetworking Breakfast
8:00-8:15 AMWelcome & Agenda
Amanda Herrmann, MD, PhD, Chair, Residents Forum
8:15-8:30 AMCAP Advocacy Update
Hear how state and federal policy impacts pathologists' future and what you can do about it.

Presenter
Jonathan L. Myles, MD, FCAP

8:30-9:30 AMThriving in Your Career: Advice From Leaders at the CAP
Learn how to thrive in your career from those who have been in your shoes. Through an interactive panel discussion, you'll gain insight on the choices that established each panelist's career trajectory and learn strategies for navigating your early years in practice.

Moderator

Matthew Luo, MD

Panelists

Emily Volk, MD, FCAP, President, CAP
Xiaoyin "Sara" Jiang, MD, FCAP
Adam Booth, MD, FCAP
Dana Martin, MD, MS
9:30-9:45AMBeverage Break
9:45-11:00 AMFoundations in Digital Pathology & Artificial Intelligence
Get an introduction to foundational topics in digital pathology and artificial intelligence, including an overview of key applications from a non-technical perspective. We'll then move into an interactive panel format and discover how digital technology is—and is not—changing the practice of pathology.

Moderator

Ashley Gochoco, DO

Panelists
Larissa Furtado, MD, FCAP
Markus Herrmann, MD, PhD
Jansen Seheult MD, MBBCh, MS, MSc, FCAP
11:00 AM-12:00 PMActionable Insights for Your Wellness Journey
Let's stop talking and start doing. Hear real-world examples of successful wellness interventions from panelists who "walk the walk and talk the talk." At the end of this session, you'll be able to bring actionable insights to your residency program—and hopefully yourself.

Moderator

Swati Bhardwaj, MD, MBBS

Panelists
Michael B. Cohen, MD, FCAP
Marisa Saint Martin, MD, FCAP
12:00 - 1:00 PMLunch
1:10-1:55 PMFind Your Path: Practice Settings Breakout I
Build confidence in your future decisions with insights from leaders in a variety of practice settings. You'll have the opportunity to ask direct questions in these interactive breakout rooms with pathologists representing private/community practices, academia, biotech/research, and commercial practices.
2:00-2:45 PMFind Your Path: Practice Settings Breakout II
Build confidence in your future decisions with insights from leaders in a variety of practice settings. You'll have the opportunity to ask direct questions in these interactive breakout rooms with pathologists representing private/community practices, academia, biotech/research, and commercial practices.
3:00 - 4:00 PMSeven Steps to Financial Security
Straightforward advice for getting on a clear path of financial security. Learn the basic strategies to establishing prudent financial habits that will contribute to your future security.

Presenter

Lester Thompson, MD
4:00 - 4:15 PM Raffle Winners & Wrap-Up
Amanda Herrmann, MD, PhD, Chair, Residents Forum
4:15 - 5:45 PMEvening Networking Reception
Connect with your collegues from around the country and build relationships that will matter to you throughout your career. [In-person only event]

2023 Spring Residents Forum