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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.
Present a Poster at the Fall Conference!
Earn CMP points, share your expertise, gain experience presenting, and have a great time with fellow conference attendees! Open to fellows, associates, and graduating student members.
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Partner with the AAPA!
Promote your business with a variety of sponsorship and advertising opportunities! Get direct exposure at the Spring Meeting, extend your brand identity at the Fall Conference, or advertise year-round.
2nd Edition Grossing Guidelines
The AAPA is pleased to announce the release of all sections of the 2nd edition AAPA Macroscopic Examination Guidelines: Utilization of the CAP Cancer Protocols at the Surgical Bench (Grossing Guidelines).
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!

AAPA Events
The perfect venues to obtain the PACE credits necessary to maintain ASCP BOC certification.

See you in Phoenix!
8th Annual Spring Meeting
Monday, April 8, 2019 - Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Scottsdale | Phoenix, AZ
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Save the Date
45th Annual Continuing Education Conference
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - Friday, August 30, 2019
Hyatt Regency Chicago | Chicago, IL
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Sustaining Members

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