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The British Association of Gynaecological Pathologists Annual Meeting

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Why you should attend

  • Useful update on gynaecological pathology.
  • Careful selection of topics and speakers ensures dissemination of clear messages on currently debated topics.
  • The meeting is approved for CPD by the Royal College of Pathologists.
  • A chance to meet experts in the field as well as fellow pathologists from the UK and abroad.
  • Course dinner and refreshment breaks provide networking time.
  • Depending on the sponsorship obtained, there will be a scientific exhibition, including book stall, for becoming familiar with new products.
  • Located in cental London at a venue easily accessible by public transport.
  • Convenient start and finish times.
  • Range of accomodation available within easy walking distance.

Who should attend?

  • Histopathologists with a special interest in gynaecological pathology.
  • Histopathology consultants with a significant gynaecological pathology workload.
  • Histopathology trainees, especially years 4 and 5, as a useful update course.
  • Clinicians and researchers in gynaecology and gynaecological oncology as a useful update course.

The meeting is approved by the Royal College of pathologists for 6 CPD credits.

08.30 – 09.00 Registration
Morning session chaired by Professor Gleen McCuggage
09.00 – 9.05 Welcome address BAGP President: Dr Lynn Hirschowitz
9.05 – 10.05 FIGO: Activities and potential collaborations with the BAGP – Prof Hamid Rushwan.
09.35-10.05 Molecular and Genetic testing in gynaecological pathology practice – Dr Blaise Clarke
10.05 – 10.35 The endometrial biopsy in menstrual dysfunction – Dr Laurence Brown
10.35-11.05 Tea Break
 11.05 – 11.35 Teamwork between Gynaecologists and Pathologists in the Pursuit of Fertility Sparing Surgery – Mr Richard Smith
11.35 – 11.50 Case presentation – Dr Baljeet Kaur
11.50 – 12.05 Case presentation – Dr Blaise Clarke
12.05 – 12.35 New WHO classification of Gynaecological tumours – Prof Simon Herrington
12.35 – 13.35 Lunch (BAGP AGM 12:35-12.50)
Afternoon session chaired by Professor Michael Wells

13.35 – 14.05

FIGO staging system and reflections on the revised ovarian/fallopian tube and primary peritoneal cancer staging. – Prof Jaime Prat
14.05-15.25 Frozen sections in gynaecological pathology presentations and debate (Moderator: Dr Asma Faruqi)


Current views and practice in the United Kingdom: Dr Raji Ganesan

The practice in Continental Europe: Prof. Jamie Prat

The practice in North America: Dr Blaise Clarke

All for frozen sections: Mr Richard Smith

All against frozen sections: Prof. Michael Wells

15.25-15.55 Tea break
15.55-16.25 Benign mimics of cervical malignancy – Dr Sanjiv Manek
16.25 – 16.55 Update on Sex cord stromal tumours – Prof Glenn McLuggage
16.55 Close of meeting – BAGP President: Dr Lynn Hirschowitz

The meeting is approved by the Royal College of pathologists for 6 CPD credits.



June 13, 2014
8:30 am - 4:55 pm


UCL Institute of Child Health


UCL Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street, London, WC1N 1EH
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