Named Lectures

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ASCP is creating a high impact meeting for evolving professionals through a diverse combination of sessions and faculty. ASCP 2013 Chicago will address current trends in pathology and laboratory medicine while looking beyond the lab to give you new perspectives on the real-world applications of laboratory medicine and pathology around the globe.

Friday, Sept 20.  |  2:15PM—3:05PM

Arthur Purdy Stout Lecture for Pathologists

Peter Humphrey, MD, PhD, FASCP

Dr. Humphrey is surgical pathologist-in-chief at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and division head for anatomic and molecular pathology at Washington University School of Medicine both located in St. Louis.

  • Primary research focus is on urologic malignancies, specifically on prostate adenocarcinoma
  • Associate editor for the American Journal of Clinical Pathology.

Friday, Sept 20.  |  3:15PM—4:05PM

Barbara M. Castleberry Lecture for Laboratory Professionals

Patricia Ellinger, MSEd, MASCP, MLS(ASC)CMSSBCM

Ms. Ellinger's lecture titled, "Our Unexpected Journeys Beyond the Lab," will highlight her belief that lab professionals should get out of their comfort zones to share their talents with their communities and underserved countries.

  • Served as Chair of the ASCP Associate Members Section (now Laboratory Professionals Council) during her 35 years as an ASCP volunteer
  • Has traveled to sub-Saharan Africa eight times as a consultant through ASCP's participation with PEPFAR

Friday, Sept 20.  |  4:15PM—5:05PM

Michele D. Raible Lecture for Residents

Barbara J. McKenna, MD, FASCP

Dr. McKenna served as ASCP President from 2008 to 2009. Her lecture is titled, "The Pathology of Bliss: Searching for the Happiest Place to Work," and will focus on identifying the components, both positive and negative, that affect job satisfaction.

  • Recipient of the ASCP President's Award in 2011
  • Strong advocate for increasing the visiblity of pathology and laboratory medicine
  • Former Co-director of the Resident Review Committee and Chair of the RISE Committee

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