Annual Meeting Programs


2024 Molecular Classification of Endocrine and Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: Current Status, Diagnostic Applicability and Effect on Patient Management
 Ronald R. De Krijger and Zubair W. Baloch 

Molecular Classification of Thyroid Tumors – Zubair W. Baloch
Molecular Classification of Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors
Silvia Uccella
Molecular Classification of Adrenocortical Tumors – Marco Volante
Molecular Classification of Paragangliomas and Pheochromocytomas – Ronald R. De Krijger  


2023 Thyroid Cases That Exemplify Recent Advances in Classification, Prognostication, and Treatment
 Ronald R. De Krijger and Peter M. Sadow

 RAS-Mutant Thyroid Tumors –Juan C. Hernandez-Prera
High-grade Follicular Cell-Derived Thyroid Carcinomas
Nicole A. Cipriani
An update on Prognostic and Predictive Histopathologic and Molecular Features of Medullary Thyroid Carcinoma – Chan Kwon Jung
Thyroid Nodules and Follicular Cell-Derived Thyroid Carcinomas in Children– Justine A. Barletta


2022 Overview of the new WHO Classification of Endocrine and Neuroendocrine Tumors
Moderators: Ozgur Mete and Justine Barletta

Updates in Thyroid Pathology– Zubair W. Baloch
Updates in Parathyroid Pathology Lori A. Erickson
Updates in Neuroendocrine Neoplasms– Guido Rindi
Updates in Adrenal Cortex and Paraganglia Pathologies – Ozgur Mete


2021 Challenges in Neuroendocrine Neoplasms: What do pathologists need to know?
Moderator: Ozgur Mete (virtual companion meeting)

Challenges in Neuroendocrine Neoplasms of Thyroid – Virginia A. LiVolsi
Challenges in Pituitary Neuroendocrine Tumors –Sylvia L. Asa
Challenges in high grade neuroendocrine neoplasms and MiNEN – Stefano La Rosa
Challenges in Paragangliomas and Pheochromocytomas: From histology to molecular immunohistochemistry – Christofer Juhlin


2020 Annual Companion Society Meeting
Moderator: Anthony J. Gill

The Pathology of Hyperaldosteronism: Are we ‘Conning’ ourselves? – Daniel Berney
Parathyroid Carcinoma: Often Considered but Rarely Diagnosed – Michelle Williams
Anaplastic Thyroid Carcinoma: Everything the Pathologist Needs to Know – Bin Xu
Hereditary parathyroid Disease: Sometimes Pathologists Don’t Know What They are Missing- John Turchini


2019 Difficult Diagnoses in Endocrine Pathology
Moderators: Lori Erickson and Ricardo Lloyd

The Thyroid Pathologist Meets Therapeutic Pharmacology – Virginia A. LiVolsi
Difficult Issues in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Pathology- Silvia Uccella
Difficult Issues in Paraganglioma/Pheochromocytoma – Anthony J. Gill
Challenges in Adrenal Cortical Pathology – Ozgur Mete


2018 Annual Companion Society Meeting
Moderators: Marco Volante and Virginia A. LiVolsi

New TNM Staging in Thyroid Cancer –Ronald A. Ghossein
Clinically Relevant Prognostic Parameters in Differentiated Thyroid Cancer – Justine A. Barletta
Poorly Differentiated Thyroid Carcinoma: Revised Definition, Molecular Profile and Histotype-specific Prognostic Factors – Giovanni Tallini
Risk Stratification of Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma – Noriko Kimura
Emerging Role of Predictive Pathology in Endocrine Tumors – Marco Volante


2017 The Value and Pitfalls of Ki67 in the Diagnosis of Endocrine Neoplasms
Moderators: Hironobu Sasano and Ricardo Lloyd

Ki67; Average versus hot spot; eyeball versus image analysis-Hironobu Sasano
Ki67 in Pancreatic NEN according to WHO 2017- Günter Klöppel
Ki67 in pituitary tumors: What information could we obtain? – Robert Y.Osamura
The role of Ki67 in pulmonary neuroendocrine tumors – William Travis
The value and pitfalls of Ki67 labeling index in gastrointestinal NEN – Stefano La Rosa
Advantages and Limitations of assessing proliferation in adrenal tumors for diagnosis and prognosis – Thomas Giordano


2016 Impact of large-scale genomic data on practicing endocrine pathology
Moderators: Justine Barletta and Giovanni Tallini

Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma TCGA and beyond: Impact on thyroid cancer pre-operative diagnosis, prognostication, and reclassification of encapsulated follicular variant of papillary carcinoma Yuri E. Nikiforov
Genomic landscapes of poorly-differentiated and anaplastic thyroid carcinoma: Clues for better classification, risk stratification and therapy Ronald Ghossein
New genetics and genomic data of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: implications for diagnosis, treatment, and targeted therapies Anja Schmitt Kurrer
Genomic appraisal of adrenocortical carcinomas: What practicing pathologists need to know Thomas Giordano


2015 Encapsulated follicular cell-derived tumors of the thyroid gland, a Practical Update
Moderators: Vania Nosé and Giovanni Tallini

Ultrasound features of thyroid nodules – Stephanie Fish
Cytopathology of follicular cell nodules – Philippe Vielh
Molecular diagnosis of follicular cell nodules – Yuri Nikiforov
Encapsulated papillary thyroid carcinoma – Ronald A. Ghossein
Encapsulated follicular and Hürthle cell tumors – Giovanni Tallini