Resident and New-in-Practice Pathologists:
Accelerate Your Career

This is it—your chance to gain insight and skills that will improve your on-the-job performance every day. There is simply no better opportunity to experience and learn so much in just a few days.

Hear first-hand how you can become a leader in Pathology.

Knowledge
Meet disruption head on by being steps ahead of it.

86   6   975
EDUCATIONAL COURSES   ROUND TABLES   ABSTRACTS
Relationships
Let’s face it—connections matter.

1200+   76   12
PRACTICING PATHOLOGISTS   HOURS OF NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES   SOCIAL EVENTS
Expertise
Put the collective knowledge of the experts to use.

140 100+
FACULTY EXPERTS INDUSTRY PARTNERS
Knowledge
Meet disruption head on by being steps ahead of it.

86   6   975
EDUCATIONAL COURSES   ROUND TABLES   ABSTRACTS
Relationships
Let’s face it—connections matter.

1200+   76   12
PRACTICING PATHOLOGISTS   HOURS OF NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES   SOCIAL EVENTS
Expertise
Put the collective knowledge of the experts to use.

140 100+
FACULTY EXPERTS INDUSTRY PARTNERS
Knowledge
Meet disruption head on by being steps ahead of it.

86
EDUCATIONAL COURSES

6
ROUND TABLES

975
ABSTRACTS
Relationships
Let’s face it—connections matter.

1200+
PRACTICING PATHOLOGISTS

76
HOURS OF NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES

12
SOCIAL EVENTS
Expertise
Put the collective knowledge of the experts to use.

140
FACULTY EXPERTS

100+
INDUSTRY PARTNERS

Through the CAP Annual Meeting, I met people who helped build my career. They introduced me to the right people and recommended me for various committees. Now I’m able to give the same support to people who are new to the profession. It’s a great feeling.

JERAD GARDNER, MD, FCAP
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF PATHOLOGY AND DERMATOLOGY
UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS FOR MEDICAL SCIENCES

Events Designed Around You

Saturday, September 21

7:00 AM–8:15 AM

Joint Breakfast with House of Delegates

8:45 AM–3:30 PM

Residents Forum Meeting

Speak directly with seasoned pathologists during this full-day meeting. Sessions include:

  • Town Hall – Can the CAP be doing more to help meet your needs, hopes, and desires as you launch your career? Tell us.
  • Digital Pathology – Digital technology is sure to have a huge impact on your future success. Learn what you need to know.
  • Professional Etiquette – Sometimes it’s not just what you say, it’s how and when you say it. Set yourself apart from the crowd with some expert advice.
  • Job Market Update – What’s your next career move? Get the latest job market statistics and make a more informed decision.

Sunday, September 22

9:30 AM–11:30 AM

Fellowship Fair

The right fellowship can make all the difference. This is your chance to meet with representatives from fellowship programs across the country.

Residents/New-in-Practice Lounge

Network with your colleagues and distinguished pathology leaders in a relaxed setting. Below are special events happening at the lounge:

Sunday, September 22

2:00 PM–4:00 PM

Career Advancement Session

CAP medical library staff will be in the lounge from 2:00–4:00 PM work one-on-one with you on critical topics such as CV review/improvement, manuscript development, professional bio-sketch preparation, and research assistance.

Monday, September 23

3:00 PM–4:00 PM

VIP Networking Reception

You’re invited to meet with leaders in pathology—helping you make the connections that matter. Beer and wine served.

5:30 PM–7:30 PM

Career Fair

Is your next job waiting for you at CAP19? Local hiring managers will be hand as they actively seek people just like you. Distinguished guests Jerad M. Gardner, MD, FCAP, and Nicole Riddle, MD, FCAP, will take a few minutes to share their career advice. Beer, wine, and light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Tuesday, September 24

1:00 PM–2:00 PM

Medical Research Grant Writing Session

There are secrets to writing successful, persuasive proposals. Learn them directly from the experts.