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

The Right Knowledge.
The Right Diagnosis.


CAP17 offers plenty of opportunities for residents to mix, mingle, and network.

Residents Forum Meeting

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Back by popular demand, the New-in-Practice panel discussion presented at the Spring’17 meeting is coming back for fall! Get some sound advice and take advantage of this opportunity to pose your questions to newly practicing pathologists.

Debt Management/Financial Planning

Hear from John Crane, CLU, ChF, RICP, MBA from First Financial Group as he discusses how to manage your new cash flow and protecting your finances as you begin your career.

Breakout Sessions:

  • Pathology Training from an International Perspective
  • Fellowships: Choosing the Subspecialty That’s Right for You
  • Employment Contracts
  • Lab Management: What Residents/Fellows can Focus on During Training and Can Expect Once Entering the Workforce

Elections for the Residents Forum Executive Committee

It’s that time again! Elections for new RFEC leadership positions will be conducted at Fall 2017 Residents Forum.

Meet the candidates

Career and Research Connection

Residents Forum attendees seeking jobs or research partners can connect with potential hires or partners. Set up your own meeting while you are in National Harbor. If interested, email your specific interest. Career Connection will close on September 29th.

Residents/New in Practice Lounge

Meet with CAP friends and colleagues in the Residents Forum/New In Practice Lounge at CAP17. You never know who will stop by! CAP leadership will be available during lounge hours to answer questions and share the wisdom of their experience in the field of pathology.

Sunday, October 8, 1:00-5:00 PM

Meet Eric F. Glassy, MD, FCAP, Trustee of the American Board of Pathology and Ann Neumann, Vice President, CAP Learning. Learn more about what the CAP offers to help you meet your MOC requirements.

Monday, October 9, 1:00–4:00 PM

3:00–4:00 PM
VIP Networking Reception with pathology thought leaders and learn more about their experiences in pathology. Beer and wine will be served.

5:00–7:00 PM
Career Fair—New to the lounge this year!

Learn more about current job openings from employers who are seeking candidates. Beer, wine and light hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Tuesday, October 10, 1:00–4:00 PM

3:00–4:00 PM
Socialize with R. Bruce Williams, MD, FCAP, President of the CAP and Karim E. Sirgi, MD, MBA, FCAP, President of the CAP Foundation. CAP Foundation Informatics Award winners will also be presented during this social hour. Beer and wine will be served.