This CME has received accreditation from the Uttar Pradesh Medical Council and has been granted 6 (Six) credit hours as per the MCI/NMC CME accreditation guidelines
All the recorded lectures will be available to registered participants for 4 weeks after the event.

Dear Colleague,

It is our pleasure to invite you for the annual CME of the International Academy of Pathology-Indian Division (IAP-ID) being organized by the Department of Pathology, Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh India on 18th-19th September 2021. The IAP-ID XXIII Annual CME 2021 - “Nuances and Pitfalls in Interpretation of Neoplastic GI Biopsies and Beyond” shall be conducted on the virtual platform.

Endoscopic gastro-intestinal biopsies pose a diagnostic challenge for both young and experienced pathology. We are fortunate to have an excellent faculty of experienced and reputed International and National experts at the CME to discuss the nuances and pitfalls of neoplasia in the GI tract. The course content is not limited to neoplastic biopsy pathology and will also include discussion of infectious disorders of the GI tract and approach to diagnosis of neoplasia in GI and liver resections

We promise a comprehensive learning experience with didactic lectures, slide seminars, live microscopy, case-based studies and interactive discussions. We invite our young pathology to throw challenges through our novel “Rapid fire Round” which has also being conceptualized to ensure some excitement with 5 min interesting cases poll questions and audience awards.

We look forward to your active participation in this prestigious CME of the IAPID to learn beyond the books.

Dr Nuzhat Husain MD

Organising Chairperson

Dr Saumya Shukla

Organising Secretary

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Message from Vice President IAP-ID

Dr. Francisco Couto
Vice President, IAP
Advisor & Past President IAP-ID

Warmest greetings and best wishes to you all. The XIII International Academy of Pathology – Indian Division (IAP-ID) Annual CME 2021 is being held on 18th & 19th September 2021 in virtual format due to the ongoing COVID pandemic and is being organized by the Department of Pathology, Dr. Ram Manohar Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow. Dr. Nuzhat Husain (Organizing Chairperson), Dr. Saumya Shukla (Organizing Secretary) and team have worked very hard to ensure the success of this meeting and our thanks are due to them.

As the Vice President of the International Academy of Pathology (IAP) I convey the greetings of the IAP to the IAP – ID and its members and best wishes for the great success of this programme.

The academic and scientific programmes of the International Academy of Pathology – Indian Division (IAP-ID) are always of highest standards and excellence and the IAP-ID is at the fore front of dissemination of the latest knowledge in the field of Pathology. This year’s Annual CME too has a very interesting Scientific Programme on the theme of “Nuances and Pitfalls in interpretation of neoplastic GI biopsies and beyond”. All aspects of this important topic will be exhaustively dealt with by a very renowned faculty who will be sharing their vast knowledge and experience and I am sure the deliberations will be very useful for all the participants.

I wish this Annual CME of the IAP-ID a grand success.

Message from President IAP-ID

Dr. Anita S. Bhaduri, MD,FICPath
President,International Academy of Pathology-Indian Division, Surgical Pathologist and Head, Dept of Lab Medicine Medical P.D. Hinduja Hospital & MRC,
V.S.Marg, Mahim, Mumbai, India

It gives me great pleasure to announce the upcoming XXIIIrd Annual CME of the International Academy of Pathology-Indian Division [IAP-ID] on September 18-19,2021.It is being organized as a virtual meeting by the Dept of Pathology,Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences,Lucknow, under the able guidance of the chairperson Dr Nuzhat Husain and the organising secretary Dr Saumya Shukla.

The topic being addressed is "Nuances and Pitfalls in interpretation of neoplastic GI biopsies and beyond" and promises to treat you to a variety of lesions encountered as challenges in our daily sign-outs. There is a galaxy of experts from the country and abroad to share the tips and practical experiences for the conference.

I hope all post graduates and practicing Pathologiy,young and experienced, shall benefit vastly from the deliberations of the update over the weekend.
Wishing the team great success.

Organized by:
Department of Pathology,
Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia, Institute of Medical Sciences,
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh India

Topics to be covered:

  • Approach of Endoscopic GI Biopsies
  • Diagnostic Views Down The scope-Learning From The Clinician
  • Neuroendocrine Neoplasms Morphology, Variants, Grading And Minens scope and limitation in endoscopic biopsies
  • Hematolymphoid Malignancies
  • At the Periphery of Radar –Germ Cell Neoplasia, Glomus, Gastroblastoma Metastasis and the Rarest
  • Gastroesophageal Junction – A Hub Of Activity
  • Undifferentiated Carcinomas: Poorly Cohesive, Rhabdoid, Sarcomatoid and Otherwise
  • Gastric polyps
  • Ampullary Tumours
  • Appendiceal Neoplasms
  • Syndromic Colorectal Cancers: Morphology and Genetics
  • Colorectal and Small intestinal Biopsies : endoscopic nuances and pitfalls
  • Spindle Cell Neoplasia In Endoscopic Biopsies Along the GI
  • Serrated Lesions: Morphology and Genetics
  • Traps In GI Biopsies: What I Have Learnt From My Mistakes
  • Problems in Upper GI neoplasias
  • Approach to Metastases to the Liver
  • Tricks to decipher tricky liver metastasis
  • Let’s talk non neoplastic- pits and falls exist here too!
  • Infections of the GI tract