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The classes of 2020 and 2021 will be our colleagues and friends. We have the opportunity right now to make a real difference in their training and in the training of future generations of PAs. We can build a collection of educational materials as a proactive measure should a situation like this arise again. We are a community of educators.
Who owns the rights to the videos?
Is IRB approval necessary?
Who will have access to these videos?
Do I need to be affiliated with a particular program?
Are the programs accepting any non-video resources?
If you have additional lecture materials or other ideas, please contact the Education Chair for more information.
If I can’t submit any materials, can I help in another way?
Can the AAPA provide me with a document explaining the project to give to my supervisor or pathologists?
Are there examples of what to do?
How can this take the place of grossing?
How do I set up the camera?
What is necessary to ensure that these videos are HIPAA compliant?
How do I submit the videos to the AAPA?
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AAPA Grossing Guidelines
The AAPA Grossing Guideline Protocols are a set of documents that ensure all information required by the CAP Cancer Protocols is included in the macroscopic description. The Grossing Guideline Protocols focus on TNM staging and all information under those headings.
The AAPA Grossing Guideline Protocols support medical professionals engaged in the macroscopic examination of cancer resection specimens providing a standardized, systematic approach.
Job Hotline Ads
The most effective way to announce a job opening for a pathologists’ assistant is through the AAPA Job Hotline. Members are able to access the AAPA Job Hotline 24 hours a day through the Members Only section of www.pathassist.org. Our membership consists of certified and certification exam eligible PAs and does not include other laboratory personnel such as histotechnologists or cytotechnologists.
Please submit your job ad and payment directly through our website by completing the AAPA Job Hotline form. If you have any questions or problems with your online order, please contact the AAPA Central Office.
Upon receipt, ads can take up to three (3) business days to be processed. Once your ad and payment are processed, a confirmation email will be sent to you.