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Member Benefits

Explore a continuously evolving list of more than 120 anatomic and clinical pathology educational resources.

We offer courses, webinars, events, and more to help you stay abreast of innovations.

Expand and refine your knowledge with resources in the following subspecialties:

  • Breast Pathology
  • Clinical Pathology
  • Cytopathology—Surgical
  • Dermatopathology
  • Emerging Technology
  • Forensic Pathology
  • Hematology/Hematopathology
  • Molecular Oncology
  • Neuropathology
  • Pulmonary Pathology
  • Transfusion Medicine/Blood Banking

Additional offerings included in CAP membership to help you apply the latest innovations:

  • Advanced Practical Pathology Programs

    Experience highly focused training in emerging areas of science and technology where no recognized specialty designations are yet available. Earn CME/SAM credits and AP3 recognition through online sessions, hands-on workshops, and rigorous assessments.

  • Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

    Stay abreast of a broad range of pathology topics with this international, peer-reviewed monthly journal. Nonmember subscriptions $450 per year.

  • CAP Annual Meeting

    Learn, network, and grow at CAP annual meetings. Members can save 25% on annual meeting registration.

  • CAP TODAY

    Keep informed on advances in tests and equipment, trends in management and clinical operation, regulatory changes, and finance, plus news about the laboratory improvement programs of CAP.

  • Member Discount on CAP Press Publications

    Save up to 20% on high-quality books written and edited by recognized experts in pathology and laboratory services.

  • Member Discounts on Learning Programs

    Remain confident in your pathology skills. Save 30% on learning programs to further your education in pathology.

  • Pathology Resource Guides

    Remain ahead of the curve in the latest technologies in pathology. Free digital guides available only to CAP members.

  • Practice Characteristics Survey Report

    Access data about pathologists and their practices and follow changes in the pathology workforce in this report.

  • Test Ordering Program

    Ensure the right patient is getting the right test at the right time with easy-to-use training modules addressing the most commonly misapplied clinical tests.

Support Your Practice Journey and Your Profession Today

Or call our membership team at 800-323-4040 (Option 2).

At the CAP, we believe in supporting the whole pathologist, and that means helping you develop the skills and strategies you need—both day to day and in the long run.

From helping you get settled into a new practice to developing your leadership skills, you’ll find a range of options to help you grow.

Develop the skills you need to succeed at any stage in your journey:

  • Communications
  • Informatics
  • Laboratory Medical Direction
  • Leadership
  • Practice Management
  • Teamwork

Additional offerings included in CAP memberships to help you advance your professional skills include:

  • Engaged Leadership Academy

    Learn how to effectively communicate with other physicians, C-suite executives, patients and patient advocacy groups, politicians, and the public at large.

  • Laboratory Management

    Build and refine the multiple skills needed to effectively manage a modern pathology laboratory.

  • New in Practice Insights

    Transition smoothly from residency into practice with key lessons from CAP members who’ve already made the shift.

  • Online Career Center

    Manage your career development or hire a new colleague using the career center.

  • Pathology Resource Guides

    Stay ahead of the curve in the latest technologies in pathology. Free digital guides available only to members.

  • Practice Management Resources

    Adapt to the changing health care industry and keep your practice running strong with a robust series of business management tools for managing pathology practices.

Support Your Practice Journey and Your Profession Today

Or call our membership team at 800-323-4040 (Option 2).

The CAP is committed to helping you grow your network of connections in the pathology community.

We provide a range of resources, tools, and opportunities to connect with other professionals at every level.

Make strategic connections through:

  • Annual meetings
  • Committee participation
  • House of Delegates/Residents Forum
  • Pathologists Leadership Summit
  • Publishing and thought leadership
  • Research participation

Additional offerings included in CAP memberships to help you make meaningful connections include:

  • Awards

    Recognize a colleague for his/her outstanding achievements and accomplishments in pathology.
  • Annual Meetings

    Learn, network, and grow at CAP annual meetings. Members can save 25% on annual meeting registration.
  • Leadership and Service Opportunities

    Expand your skill set and build your pathology network by participating on a council, committee, House of Delegates Forum, or Residents Forum.

  • Laboratory Inspections

    Through the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program, you can share learnings, insights, and best practices with pathology teams at a wide range of laboratories.

  • Online Member Directory

    Find your colleagues using the online directory to locate other member pathologists.

  • Pathologists Leadership Summit

    Get the tools you need to make things happen—move from reacting to driving positive change for your practice, pathology, and patients.

Support Your Practice Journey and Your Profession Today

Or call our membership team at 800-323-4040 (Option 2).

Add Your Voice to Our Advocacy Efforts

The CAP is also committed to supporting the pathology community through advocacy. We support policy and strategy to ensure fair pay for the value pathologists provide to patients, and we promote a favorable and effective regulatory environment at the state and federal levels.

For members interested in advocacy, we offer these additional resources:

  • Advocacy Update

    Keep up with regulatory changes and new updates from DC with our Advocacy Update, a weekly federal and state advocacy e-newsletter.

  • Annual Day on the Hill

    Advocate on behalf of pathology. Meet with your representatives or senators in Congress and educate them on the health care issues impacting pathology.

  • PathNET

    Engage in legislative action with PathNET, the CAP’s grassroots advocacy network—a resource for CAP members to connect with their elected officials at the federal and state level.

  • Pathologists Quality Registry

    Demonstrate your value and be paid fairly for the quality of services you provide.

Support Your Practice Journey and Your Profession Today

Or call our membership team at 800-323-4040 (Option 2).