Annual Meeting Programs


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