Molecular Pathology & Genomics and Computational Pathology Symposium

JULY 23, 2020,  9 AM. - NOON 

The Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology proudly presents the Divisions of Molecular Pathology & Genomics (MPG) and Computational Pathology (CP) at this joint, virtual symposium. Join us to learn about advances in integrated genomic testing and artificial intelligence in patient management.


9:00 – 10:00             Keynote Speaker 1: Colin Pritchard, MD, PhD 

Associate Professor, Genetics
Associate Director, Genetics and Solid Tumors Laboratory
University of Washington Medical Center

10:00 – 10:30          Local Talk 1:  Andrew Nelson, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

10:30 – 11:30           Keynote Speaker 2:  Jochen Lennerz, MD, PhD

Medical Director, Center for Integrated Diagnostics, Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Pathologist, Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital

The Use of Artificial Intelligence in the Clinical Report of Genetic Variants at Massachusetts General Hospital 


11:30 – 12:00           Local Talk 2: Kelsey McIntyre, PhD 

Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Minnesota

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Designation Statements

American Medical Association (AMA)

The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


American Board of Pathology (ABPath) Maintenance of Certification

This activity provides up to 3.0 Self-assessment credits in the American Board of Pathology’s (ABPath) Maintenance of Certification Program. Participants will earn MOC credits equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity.   


Other Healthcare Professionals

Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.

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