ADASP Annual Meeting
February 29, 2020
Los Angeles Convention Center
Los Angeles, CA

Session 1: Preparing Your Anatomic Pathology Laboratory for Artificial Intelligence (AI)

8:00 AM

Welcome and Introduction
Joe Lennerz, MD, PhD, Director, Center for Integrated Diagnostics, Massachusetts General Hospital

8:05 AM

The Promise of AI in Clinical Practice
Anant Madabhushi, PhD, Director, Center for Computational Imaging and Personalized Diagnostics, Case School of Engineering, Case Western Reserve University

8:50 AM

Technical Challenges with Digital Pathology/AI
S. Joseph Sirintrapun, MD, Director of Pathology Informatics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

9:30 AM


10:00 AM

Diagnostic Standardization – Results of an ADASP Survey
Grace E. Kim, MD, Professor and Vice Chair of Clinical Services, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco

10:15 AM

The Critical Role of Standards for AI in Digital Pathology: PaLM, DICOM, and Beyond
Joachim Schmid, VP, R&D, Roche Tissue Diagnostics, for DICOM WG26 (PaLM workgroup)

11:00 AM


11:30 AM

Lunch and Business Meeting

Session 2: Communication

12:45 PM

Conversations that Matter: From Conflict to Collaboration
Jeff Anderson, JD, MDR, CO-OP, Associate Ombuds, UCSF Office of the Ombuds

1:30 PM

Recognizing and Managing Difficult Personalities
Jody Foster, MD, MBA, Assistant Dean for Professionalism, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

2:25 PM


2:30 PM

Effective Feedback and Evaluation
Calvin Chou, MD, PhD, FACH, Professor of Clinical Medicine, UCSF, Senior Faculty Advisor for External Education, Academy of Communication in Healthcare

3:15 PM