October 8-11
Gaylord National, Maryland
(Washington, DC, area)

The Right Knowledge.
The Right Diagnosis.

Meeting at a Glance

The schedule is subject to change.

Friday, October 6
2:00–7:00 PMRegistration Open
8:30–10:00 PMHouse of Delegates/Residents Forum Welcome Reception
Saturday, October 7
6:00 AM–7:00 PMRegistration
7:00–8:00 AMHouse of Delegates/Residents Forum Joint Breakfast
8:00–8:35 AMHouse of Delegates/Residents Forum Joint Session
8:35–9:00 AMHouse of Delegates/RF Sign-in/Credentialing at Individual Meetings
9:00 AM–3:45 PMHouse of Delegates Meeting
9:00 AM–3:45 PMResidents Forum Meeting
Noon–1:15 PMHouse of Delegates/Residents Forum Luncheon
Sponsored by PathPAC (Complimentary to House of Delegates/Residents Forum Registrants, but additional tickets can be purchased for $75 each)
4:00–5:15 PMCAP17 Opening Meeting of the Membership and Presidential Inauguration of R. Bruce Williams, MD, FCAP
7:00–10:00 PMInauguration Celebration
Sunday, October 8
7:00 AM–7:00 PMRegistration
7:30–8:15 AMBeverage Break
8:00–9:15 AMScientific Plenary
9:30–10:30 AMMedicare Coverage and Networking Forum – For CAC Representatives and State Pathology Leaders Only
9:30–11:30 AMEducation Courses
9:30–11:30 AMFellowship Fair
11:45 AM–1:15 PMIndustry Lunch Workshops
11:45 AM–1:15 PMFirst-Time Attendee Luncheon and Orientation
Noon–1:00 PMLuncheon Round Table Discussions*
1:00–5:00 PMCAP eFRM User Group Meeting
1:00–5:00 PMResidents and New-in-Practice Lounge
2:30–5:30 PMEducation Courses
3:15–4:45 PMBeverage Break in Education Area
5:45–7:15 PMPathologist of the Year and Spotlight Event
7:15–8:45 PMExhibit Hall Grand Opening Reception
8:30–10:00 PMPathPAC Thank-You Reception for 2017 Contributors
(Contributions will be accepted at the door.)
*Additional fee applies
Monday, October 9
7:00 AM–5:00 PMRegistration
7:30–8:45 AMIndustry Breakfast Workshops
8:00–11:30 AMEducation Courses
8:30–9:30 AMPoster Focus Session 100 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
8:30–10:00 AMMorning Coffee Break in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
8:30 AM–NoonAbstract Poster Session 100 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
9:30–10:30 AMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
9:30–11:30 AMProffered Poster Program
9:30 AM–5:30 PMCAP17 Exhibits
11:45 AM–1:15 PMComplimentary Lunch Available in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
11:45 AM–1:15 PMIndustry Lunch Workshops
Noon–1:00 PMLuncheon Round Table Discussions*
Noon–1:00 PMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
12:30–1:30 PMPoster Focus Session 200 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
12:30–4:00 PMAbstract Poster Session 200 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
1:00–2:00 PMAdvocacy Timely Topic
1:00–4:00 PMResidents and New-In-Practice Lounge
2:00–4:00 PMEducation Courses
2:30–3:30 PMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
4:00–5:30 PMExhibit Hall Mingle
5:00–7:00 PMCareer Fair
5:30–7:00 PMCAP Policy and Advocacy Town Hall
7:00 PMSatellite Symposiums
*Additional fee applies
Tuesday, October 10
7:00 AM–5:00 PMRegistration
7:30–8:45 AMAssociation of Indian Pathologists in North America (AIPNA) Specialty Society Breakfast Program
7:30–8:45 AMCAP Breakfast Workshops
7:30–8:45 AMSpecialty Society Programs
9:30–10:30 AMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
8:00–11:30 AMEducation Courses
8:30–9:30 AMPoster Focus Session 300 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
8:30–10:00 AMMorning Coffee Break in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
8:30 AM–NoonAbstract Poster Session 300 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
9:30 AM–4:00 PMCAP17 Exhibits
11:45 AM–1:15 PMComplimentary Lunch Available in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
Noon–1:00 PMLuncheon Round Table Discussions*
Noon–1:00 PMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
12:30–1:30 PMExclusive: Results From the 2017 CAP Practice Characteristics Survey
12:30–1:30 PMPoster Focus Session 400 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
12:30–4:00 PMAbstract Poster Session 400 in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
1:00–2:30 PMCAP Today Onsite Commercial Webinar – Diagnostic Testing in Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
1:00–4:00 PMResidents and New-in-Practice Lounge
1:15–1:45 PMSimplify AJCC 8th Edition reporting with CAP eFRM
1:30–5:00 PMEducation Courses
1:45–2:15 PMSimplify AJCC 8th Edition reporting with CAP eFRM
2:30–3:30 PMOptimize Your Medicare Bonus Potential With the Pathologists Quality Registry
2:30–4:00 PMBeverage Break in the CAP17 Exhibit Hall
5:30–6:30 PMInspiration Stage
*Additional fee applies
Wednesday, October 11
7:00 AM–NoonRegistration
8:00–11:30 AMEducation Courses
9:00–10:30 AMBeverage Break in Education Area