The aim of this event is to introduce the RCPath best practice recommendations for digital pathology and explain digital pathology validation for primary diagnosis

  • The event covers:
  • - The evidence base for digital pathology
  • - The philosophy and principles of the RCPath recommendations
  • - Technical factors pathologists should be aware of in validating digital pathology
  • - Examples of real-world validation of digital pathology from the authors of the recommendations
  • - Worked-through example of validation
  • - A Q&A session with the panel

Please book early to avoid disappointment.  We can reserve you a place while you organise study or annual leave.  Email us to reserve you a space


09.15     Registration and refreshments

09.55     Welcome introduction

10.00     The evidence base for digital pathology – Dr Bethany Williams

10.50     The RCPath best practice recommendations –philosophy and explanation of approach – Dr Darren Treanor

11.40     Technical issues to be aware of in digital pathology validation – Dr Darren Treanor

12.30     Lunch

13.30     Reporting remote frozen sections using digital pathology – Professor Simon Cross

14.00     Coventry experience – Professor David Snead

14.30     Mid-afternoon refreshments

15.00     Validation in practice – Dr Bethany Williams

15.40     Roundtable discussion/ Q&A re validation with the presenters

16.50     Closing comments

Registration Fees

Online rates

Members £194.00

Concessional £104.00 - Includes trainees, BMS, retired & nurses

Non members £270.00


Offline rates (payments via cheque/invoice or on the day payments

Members £229   

Concessions £136 

Non-members £300


To be held at Coin Street Conference Centre, 108 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH