Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society

USCAP 2019 PBPS Abstract Award Winner!

The winner of the USCAP 2019 PANCREATOBILIARY PATHOLOGY SOCIETY ABSTRACT AWARD WINNER is Dr. Prashant Bavi for his abstract titled “Screening of NTRK fusions in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomas by immunohistochemistry and comparison with NGS” Congratulations Dr. Bavi! Read more…

Message from the President for USCAP2019

Dear Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society Members, It’s March, which means the 2019 annual USCAP meeting is upon us! Please join us on Saturday March 16th for our Companion Society Meeting: “Challenging Topics in Pancreatic Neoplasia: I: An Update on Non-ductal Neoplasms and II: Approach to Neo-adjuvant Treated Ductal Adenocarcinoma.” Our Education Committee has created an informative […] Read more…

Abstract Award in USCAP 2019

Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society will be awarding a pathology trainee who is presenting an abstract (poster or platform) on the field of pancreatobiliary pathology at the annual meeting of the USCAP Read more…

World Pancreas Cancer Day

November is the Pancreas Cancer Awareness month and November 15th is the World Pancreas Cancer day. We, the Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society, support the mission to raise awareness and inspire action on this day. We send our support to the survivors, their families and to everyone who has lost a loved one to this deadly disease. We also reiterate our dedication to improve the clinical practice and management of pancreatic cancer and to foster tissue-based research. Read more…

Case #1: Quarter 4, 2018

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CASE # 1: QUARTER 4, 2018 A 57-year-old male, with a history of bladder and prostate cancer, and pancreatitis, presents with dark urine and clay-colored floating stools. Labs were notable for white blood cell count 5900, lipase 449, alkaline phosphatase 731, total bilirubin 6.3, AST 381, and ALT 991. CA 19-9 was elevated at 184 […] Read more…

Neo-Adjuvant Therapy Working Group

Dear Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society Members, Neoadjuvant therapy is increasingly used for the treatment of pancreatic cancer. Resection specimens that have undergone such treatment pose substantial diagnostic, staging, prognostic and reporting challenges. These issues have been raised at past PBPS meetings as some of the more challenging areas in our field that require further standardization. In […] Read more…

Message from the President

Message from the President Dear Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society Members, Last year was a very productive year that culminated with our inaugural Companion Society Meeting at the annual USCAP meeting in Vancouver, Canada in March. I want to thank our speakers, Ralph Hruban, Olca Basturk, and Gunter Kloppel for their excellent educational talks, and Daniela Allende […] Read more…

PBPath Journal Watch

Pancreatobiliary Pathology Society Journal Watch: surgical pathology, cytopathology, and molecular pathology of pancreas, gallbladder and biliary system. Read more…

Grossing Working Group Update

PANCREATOBILIARY PATHOLOGY SOCIETY MEMBERS,   Our initial charge from the Education committee was to: Evaluate the literature and assess the current state and Create a written document with recommendations on grossing pancreas specimens.  With your input, we have completed #1, which we reported on at the inaugural USCAP 2018 Companion Society Meeting.  We are now converting our […] Read more…

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