NOTE: This event has been rescheduled to Thursday February 15




Massachusetts Society of Pathologists

& New England Society of Pathologists

          Joint Meeting in honor of The Desiree Carlson, MD Lecture 

In Person and Virtual Meeting

   Thursday, February 15, 2024
       Boston/Cambridge Royal Sonesta

40 Edwin Land Boulevard Cambridge, MA 02142

Meeting & Dinner will be held in the Longfellow Room

Dinner tickets $90.00

Zoom fee if not attending $25

Parking is available in the hotel garage and will be paid for by the societies. 

Vouchers will be supplied upon request at check-in.   See Donna Walsh

Driving directions - link

 5:00 PM        Vendor set up

 6:00 PM        Welcome and introductory comments

                      Michael Misialek MD, President MSP

                      Mariana Canepa MD, President NESP

 6:05 PM        Vendor presentations

 6:15 PM        Introduction of Dr. Ming Zhou, MD



Chair and Pathologist-in-Chief
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
 Tufts Medical Center
Professor and Chair
Department of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
       Tufts University School of Medicine


 6:20 PM          Presentation: “Prostate Cancer Pathology: An Update”

 7:20 PM         Break and Dinner

 7:40 PM         Case Presentations:  10 minutes each                            

                   “Potpourri of interesting and difficult prostate lesions”


                         Fabiola Reyes Curcio, PGY1

                         Saltanat Ualiyeva, PGY2

                         Shubha Dave, PGY5

  8:30 PM        End of meeting


Click to Register for the February 13th meeting

Note: Non-MSP members can create a username and password to fill out the form.

Trainees: Please contact Donna Walsh at [email protected] or 617-875-0305 by February 1st  if you plan to attend.

Thank you to all of our sponsors!




Joint Providership Accreditation Statement:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the College of American Pathologists and Massachusetts Society of Pathologists. The College of American Pathologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement; The College of American Pathologists designates this internet live educational activity for a maximum of 1AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


The content of this CME activity does not necessarily reflect the view or policies of the College of American Pathologists.

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The College of American Pathologists does not view the existence of these interests or uses as implying bias or decreasing the value to participants.  The CAP, along with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), feels that this disclosure is important for the participants to form their own judgment about each presentation.  Below you will find the financial disclosure relationships for anyone who was able to affect the content of this educational activity.

The CAP does identify and manage all potential conflicts of interest to ensure that all educational activities promote improvements or quality in healthcare and are free of commercial bias for or against a product/service.

The following speakers/planners have no financial relationships to disclose: Dr. Mariana Canepa, Dr. Michael Misialek and Dr. Ming Zhou.