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Improving pathology one patient at a time.
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Do more than belong. Getting involved is easy. AAPA looks for volunteers to speak at conferences, lead the association…
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Grossing Guideline
The AAPA Macroscopic Examination Guidelines: Utilization of the CAP Cancer Protocols at the Surgical Gross Bench
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Educational Offerings
High-quality CE targeted at Pathologists’ Assistants.
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AAPA In Action
Caring for the whole patient, one specimen at a time.
Win a Fellow Travel Grant!
We are now accepting Fellow manuscript submissions, reporting on Neoplastic and Non-Neoplastic cases. Open October 1, 2018 - January 1, 2019! Two winners will each receive a travel grant valued at up to $1800.
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AAPA Inspection Readiness Kit
Requests for checklists for macroscopic specimen examination supervision templates or competency assessment for PAs? Struggling to locate these documents online? The AAPA has a solution!
Be a Spring Meeting Speaker!
Do you have a topic you are passionate about? Are you planning to attend the 2019 Spring Meeting? Share your knowledge and expertise with other PAs by presenting a lecture!
New CMP Requirements
The ASCP recently announced new CMP requirements for Pathologists’ Assistants. The new CMP requirements will apply to PA(ASCP) certificants recertifying on or after January 1, 2022.
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AAPA Events
The perfect venues to obtain the PACE credits necessary to maintain ASCP BOC certification.

See you in New Orleans!
44th Annual Continuing Education Conference
September 23, 2018 - September 28, 2018
New Orleans Marriott | 555 Canal St. | New Orleans, LA 70130
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8th Annual Spring Meeting
Monday, April 8, 2019 - Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Phoenix, AZ
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Sustaining Members

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