Skip to main page content

SAP: What you don’t know can hurt you: Lessons in Ophthalmic Pathology

My Session Status

1:30 PM, Saturday 17 Jun 2023 (1 hour 30 minutes)
Québec City Convention Centre - Room 202 | Salle 202
Self-assessment Program (SAP)Pathology


This course will identify the essentials of Ocular Pathology and is designed to present participants with essential concepts of pathological processes relevant to the clinical practice of ophthalmology. This self-assessment program will look in depth at a wide variety of common ocular lesions needing proper pathological interpretation. Participants, through clinical scenarios (case studies) will learn the diagnostic advantages and disadvantages of having knowledge of the pathology report and what it could bring to their clinical practice. 


Learning Objectives:

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Illustrate the importance of providing adequate history on surgical pathology requisitions. 
  • Assess the content of the pathology report as it relates to the clinical presentation.
  • Critique the pathology report for discrepancies relative to the clinical context.  


CanMEDS Roles: Medical Expert, Communicator, Collaborator

Advance registration is required.


Registration is open to: Ophthalmologists and Residents


Max. 80 participants
Fee: $50


My Session Status

Send Feedback

Session detail
Allows attendees to send short textual feedback to the organizer for a session. This is only sent to the organizer and not the speakers.
To respect data privacy rules, this option only displays profiles of attendees who have chosen to share their profile information publicly.

Changes here will affect all session detail pages