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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.
COVID-19 Resources for PAs
We have prepared a list of resources for PAs during the COVID-19 pandemic. With your help, we will work to keep this list as up-to-date as possible.
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Compete for your chance to win a travel grant to attend an upcoming conference. Opportunities are available for Fellows and 2nd year non-delegate students.  
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Enter the 2020 Photo Contest!
Come across an exceptional specimen lately? Submit it to the Annual Photo Contest! Enter by July 15, 2020. Open to Fellow, Associate, and Student members.
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AAPA Events
The perfect venues to obtain the PACE credits necessary to maintain ASCP BOC certification.

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Hot Topics in Pathology: 46th Annual Conference
Sunday, September 13, 2020 - Thursday, September 17, 2020
Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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10th Annual Spring Meeting
Monday, March 22, 2021 - Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
Chicago, IL

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