The AMP Molecular Genetic Pathology (MGP) Review Course is an intense update and review of molecular diagnostics that is geared towards individuals preparing for the Molecular Genetic Pathology (MGP) Subspecialty Certification Exam or for those looking for a refresher or an introduction to molecular genetic pathology. Learn directly from recognized experts in molecular pathology, most of whom hold the MGP certification.

This online course includes all the recorded presentations, course materials, case studies, and tests from the live course held on June 1-4, 2017. Learn at your own pace and rewatch lectures as many times as you'd like.

 

Note - registrants who attended the face-to-face course do not need to register for the online course to access the online materials.

 

CME/CMLE credit and SAMs credit available.

 

CE Credit

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

This activity was planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) and the Association for Molecular Pathology. ASCP is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

The ASCP designates this enduring educational activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

This continuing medical laboratory education activity is recognized by the American Society for Clinical Pathology for 22.75 hours of CMLE credit. ASCP CMLE credit hours are acceptable for the ASCP Board of Certification (BOC) Certification Maintenance Program (CMP).

 

SAMs Credit

This course is approved by the American Board of Pathology for 18.75 SAM credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Participants must successfully complete the online exam (answering at least 80% of the questions correctly).

 

DISCLAIMER: AMP makes no guarantee or assurances that completion of its courses or participation in any educational activity will in any manner ensure a passing score on any certification examination or activity post-test, or achievement of certification status. The AMP Molecular Genetic Pathology review course is an educational program provided by the Association for Molecular Pathology, (AMP) and is not sponsored or endorsed by the American Board of Pathology (ABP) or the American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG).

 

All sales are final. No refunds will be issued.

 

Course Information
Course Date:
June 08, 2017
Course Objectives
  • To assist attendees' preparation for the MGP Subspecialty Certification Exam (offered jointly by the American Board of Pathology and the American Board of Medical Genetics), as well as other certification exams in molecular pathology and molecular genetics.
  • To increase basic and applied pathology knowledge, focusing on the molecular pathogenesis, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of disease.
Welcome & Course Materials
Pre-Course Assessment Quiz
Technology: Nucleic Acid Biochemistry and Isolation

Speaker

Gregory Tsongalis, PhD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Technology: PCR

Speaker

Joel A. Lefferts, PhD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Technology: Microarray

Speaker

Joel A. Lefferts, PhD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Technology: Sanger Sequencing

Speaker

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia

Technology: NGS

Speaker

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia

Technology: NGS Informatics

Speaker

Honey V. Reddi, PhD, The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

FISH

Speaker

Gail H. Vance, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine

Cytogenetics

Speaker

Gail H. Vance, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine

Case Discussions - Lefferts, Reddi, Vance

Speakers

Joel A. Lefferts, PhD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Honey V. Reddi, PhD, The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine

Gail H. Vance, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine

Identity Testing

Speaker

John M. Butler, PhD, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Inherited Conditions, Part 1 + Part 2

Speaker

Elaine Lyon, PhD, University of Utah/ARUP Laboratories

Pharmacogenetics Part 1 + Part 2

Speaker

Barbara Zehnbauer, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine

HLA Transplant Testing

Speaker

Lawrence Jennings, MD PhD, Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Molecular Oncology, Part 1 + Part 2

Speaker

Michael B. Datto, MD PhD, Duke University Medical Center

Case Discussions - Datto, Lyon, Jennings, and Zehnbauer

Speakers

Michael B. Datto, MD PhD, Duke University Medical Center

Elaine Lyon, PhD, University of Utah/ARUP Laboratories

Lawrence Jennings, MD PhD, Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Barbara Zehnbauer, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine

Lab Management

Speaker

Barbara Zehnbauer, PhD, Emory University School of Medicine

QA, Validation, Regulations

Speaker

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia

Hematopathology, Part 1 + Part 2

Speaker

Charles E. Hill, MD PhD, Emory University

Case Discussions - Lyon and Lefferts

Speakers

Elaine Lyon, PhD, University of Utah/ARUP Laboratories

Joel A. Lefferts, PhD, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Infectious Disease: Bacterial

Speaker

Charels E. Hill, MD, PhD, Emory University Hospital

Case Discussions - Hill and Ferreira-Gonzalez

Speakers

Charles E. Hill, MD PhD, Emory University

Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University/ Medical College of Virginia

 

Infectious Diseases: Viral

Speaker

Ted Schutzbank, PhD, St. John Hospital and Medical Center

Case Discussions - Hill and Schutzbank

Speakers

Charles E. Hill, MD PhD, Emory University

Ted E. Schutzbank, PhD, St. John Hospital and Medical Center

Wrap up and Additional Materials
Post-Course Survey for Non-CE Credit
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Medical Association
Continuing Medical Education: 22.75
American Society for Clinical Pathology
CMLE: 22.75
American Board of Pathology
Self-Assessment Module: 18.75
Products
MGP Review Course - Online Self Study
AMP Regular Member: $2,000.00
AMP Technologist Member: $2,000.00
AMP Associate Member: $2,000.00
Non-member Price: $2,200.00