Massachusetts Society of Pathologists and NESP

 First Joint Meeting Introducing the Desiree Carlson Lecture

In Person and Virtual Meeting

September 13, 2022

Boston /Cambridge Royal Sonesta (Google map) 

40 Edwin Land Boulevard Cambridge, MA 02142

Dinner will be served

CME available



6:00 pm          Welcome and introductory comments Drs. Rebecca Osgood & Christopher Andry

6:05 pm          Introduction of Dr Desiree Carlson and Award in recognition of service to our profession

                        locally and nationally




6:15 pm     Introduction of Dr. Eric Burks

                  Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, and

                  Director for Hematopathology at BUSM



6:20 pm     Lecture: Lung Adenocarcinoma Grading: Updates from the IASLC2020/WHO-2021 and


7:30 pm     Break

7:40 pm     Resident Trainee presentations:

                       Soo Hyun Lee, PGY2

                       Adeyemi Sofuluwe, PGY2

8:30 pm     Meeting adjourns


In-person: $75 (includes dinner)

Virtual: $25

Click here to register

Residents and Fellows should contact their program directors for registration.

Remote attendees will receive a meeting link via email prior to the event.

Registrants will receive instructions on how to claim CME credit by email.


  • Discount off 2023 membership dues for joining the MSP and NESP together, in person  ($50.00 off of each membership).
  • Special surprise give-away!

At the end of this activity participants should be able to:

  • To compare the histologic criteria for the WHO-2015 vs. WHO-2021 grading systems for lung adenocarcinoma.
  • Be able to describe the prognostic significance of applying the new vs. the old WHO grading system for surgically resected lung adenocarcinoma.
  • Be familiar with alternative histologic features predictive of outcome in lung adenocarcinoma.

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.

Disclosure Information All authors/speakers/planners/reviewers of a CAP educational activity must disclose to the program audience any financial interest or relationship with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, reselling or distributing health care goods  or services consumed by, or used on patients that may be discussed in the educational activity or with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, reselling or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on patients that is directly competitive with a product discussed in the presentation. Relevant financial relationships are considered to be any financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest.

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: Rebecca Osgood, MD. Dr. Christopher Andry, Dr. Eric Burks