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BAC Spring Tutorial 2019

The BAC are delighted to host the 2019 Spring Tutorial on the theme of Practical application of reporting terminologies in diagnostic cytopathology on 29th March 2019



This meeting always proves extremely popular and is a mixture of lectures and a full microscopy workshop in the afternoon. Places are limited to 80 delegates, with BAC and RCPath members able to register at a discounted rate.

Initial Programme:

0900-0955:      Registration and coffee

0955-1000:      Welcome

1000-1040:      RCPath terminology for reporting thyroid cytology Speaker TBC

1040-1120:      The Paris system for reporting urinary tract cytopathology Dr Yurina Miki, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHSfT

1120-1200:      The Milan system for reporting salivary gland cytopathology Dr Ashish Chandra, Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHSfT

1200-1300:      Finger buffet lunch

1300-1700:      Microscopy workshop covering thyroid, salivary gland and urinary tract cytology cases with tutors

World Vision Contest

The American Society of Cytopathology (ASC) is holding a World Vision Contest at their annual meeting in Salt lake City 14-17 Nov 2019. Case presentations from overseas colleagues only are included in this session. The BAC invites you to present candidate cases at the tutorial for selection for the ASC meeting. These may be presented at the start of the microscopy workshops at the BAC tutorial. Please follow the link to the ASC meeting through the ASC website www.cytopathology.org  for details.