Overview

The 16th Annual Meeting of The British Association of Gynaecological Pathologists concentrates on the role of the pathologist as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team. There will be a mixture of lectures and sound bites delivered by a galaxy of national and international speakers. We will have a smartphone and tablet compatible app for the conference and all teaching material will be available on the app. The venue has free WiFi connection.

 

 

Programme

DAY 1 - THURSDAY – 13TH JUNE 2019                           

08:30 – 09:00 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

09:00 – 09:10 Welcome address, BAGP President, Professor Naveena Singh

Chair Professor Naveena Singh

09:10 – 09:40 ICCR and ESGO guidelines for pathological reporting of cervical cancers, Professor Glenn McCluggage

09:40 – 10:00 Treatment of cervical cancer: conventional and new approaches, Dr Melanie Powell

10:00 – 10:30 An approach to undifferentiated carcinomas in the female genital tract, Professor Ben Davidson

10:30 – 11:00 REFRESHMENTS

Chair Professor Glenn McCluggage

11:00 – 11:40 Problems in the diagnosis of endometrial hyperplasia, Professor Teri Longacre

11:40 – 12:10 Reporting response to progesterone therapy in endometrial hyperplasia and carcinoma, Dr Raji Ganesan

12:10 – 12:30 Conservative management of endometrial carcinoma, Dr Emma Crosbie

12:30 – 13:00 Case based discussion: Biopsy diagnosis of endometrial stromal tumours, Dr Joe Carlson

13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH

BAGP AGM – 13:00 – 13:30

Chair Professor Ben Davidson

14:00 – 14:30 Difficulties in staging of endometrial carcinoma, Dr Varsha Shah

14:30 – 15:00 Clinical relevance of molecular classification of endometrial carcinomas I: low and intermediate risk cancers, Dr Tjalling Bosse and Dr Remy Nout

15:00 – 15:30 REFRESHMENTS

Chair

15:30 – 16:00 Clinical relevance of molecular classification of endometrial carcinomas II: high risk cancers, Dr Tjalling Bosse and Dr Remy Nout

16:00 – 16:30 Sound bite: Communication with clinicians: ambiguity in pathology reports, Dr Brian Rous

16:30 – 16:50 Clinical trials – why pathology matters, Professor Sudha Sundar

16:50 – 17:00 End of meeting for non-EQA participants

17:00 – 18:00 National Gynaecological Pathology EQA review of scoring cases – circulation W, Dr Raji Ganesan

 

DAY 2 - FRIDAY – 14TH JUNE 2019 

08:30 – 09:00 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

09:00 – 09:10 Welcome address, Professor Naveena Singh

Chair Professor Teri Longacre

09:10 – 09:50 Endometriosis associated neoplasia, Professor Ben Davidson

09:50 – 10:30 Problems associated in diagnosis of epithelial ovarian tumours, Dr Joe Carlson

10:30 – 10:50 Sound bite: Since June 2018 – what’s new in gynae path? Professor Glenn McCluggage

10:50 – 11:20 REFRESHMENTS

Chair Dr Joe Carlson

11:20 – 11:50 Hereditary syndromes – role of the pathologist, Professor Teri Longacre

11:50 – 12:20 Hereditary cancer screening – the patient and the family, Dr Marc Tischkowitz

12:20 – 12:40 Sound bite: Mismatch repair immunohistochemistry – problems and pitfalls, Professor Naveena Singh

12:40 – 13:40 LUNCH

Chair Dr Tjalling Bosse

13:40 – 14:10 Case based approach to mesenchymal tumours of the lower genital tract, Professor Teri Longacre

14:10 – 14:30 Sarcomas of the female genital tract – an oncologist’s perspective, Dr Beatrice Seddon

14:30 – 14:50 Importance of multidisciplinary input – a case based discussion, Dr Kat Vroobel

14:50 – 15:20 Mesonephric proliferations of the female genital tract, Professor Glenn McCluggage

15:20 – 15:50 REFRESHMENTS

Chair Professor Naveena Singh

15:50 – 16:20 Biomarkers in the classification of lower genital tract precancerous changes, Professor Koen Van de Vjjver

16:20 – 16:40 Management of intraepithelial neoplasia at sites other the cervix, Dr Julie Bowring

16:40 Close Dr Raji Ganesan

Registration Fees

One and two day registration rates are available.  When booking one day please ensure you select the correct fee for the date you are attending.  Early bird rates will run till 13th May 2019 inclusive. 

Please note no refunds after 13th May 2019 

Both days

 

One day

 

EARLY BIRD (UNTIL 13th May 2019)

 

EARLY BIRD (UNTIL 13th May 2019)

 

BAGP Member Consultant

£340.00

BAGP Member Consultant

£240.00

Non-member Consultant

£390.00

Non-member Consultant

£290.00

BAGP Member Trainee

£150.00

BAGP Member Trainee

£100.00

Non-member Trainee

£180.00

Non-member Trainee

£130.00

STANDARD (AFTER 13th May 2019)

 

STANDARD (AFTER 13th May 2019)

 

BAGP Member Consultant

£390.00

BAGP Member Consultant

£290.00

Non-member Consultant

£440.00

Non-member Consultant

£340.00

BAGP Member Trainee

£180.00

BAGP Member Trainee

£130.00

Non-member Trainee

£210.00

Non-member Trainee

£160.00

Location

To be held at Royal College of General Practitioners, 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB

Abstracts

Trainee pathologists are invited to submit abstracts for poster presentation for the BAGP Annual Meeting 2019 which will be held in London on 13th and 14th June 2019.    

Topics: Abstracts may be submitted via email to info@thebagp.org on any topic relevant to gynaecological pathology.

Timelines: Submission of abstracts by email by 10th May 2019. All submissions will be acknowledged. Decisions regarding the abstracts will be conveyed by 27th May 2019.

Trainee pathologists whose abstract/s are chosen for the meeting will be eligible to attend the meeting at the lower registration fee (£125/ £100). All registration forms need to be completed and payment made before 31st May 2019.

Instructions

1. Your 200 word abstract should include the aims of the study, brief details of methods, results and key conclusions. Abstracts should be descriptive and concise. 

2. Abstracts should NOT contain references, tables or figures.

3. Abstracts should be submitted via email as an attachment saved in Microsoft Word.

4. Abstract format Title: To be set flush left of page, using sentence case, i.e. initial capital letter, followed by lower case. Followed by double spacing, then author/s name/s in upper and lower case.

Authors and their organisations to be linked by numbers.

See following as an example of abstract title:

Australian lung cancer: The research behind it

Phillips J1*, Thomas D2

1 Australian Lung Foundation, Brisbane, Queensland 

2Queensland Cancer Fund, Brisbane, Queensland

Indents: use tabs or indents (not hard spaces) Please refrain from using printing enhancements such as italics, underlining, bold text, etc.

5. Disclosure statement: Please note that we require all authors to make a declaration of statement of conflict of interest – this includes any association with a commercial or other sponsor that could affect your independence or objectivity.