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Joint Gynaecological Pathology Conference (15 to 16 November 2019)

Conference for Healthcare Professionals


Programme


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Day 1 | 15 November 2019 (Friday)

8.00amRegistration and tea refreshments
8.45am Opening address
Prof Alex Sia
Chief Executive Officer
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
8.50am Welcome address
Adj Assoc Prof Ong Chiou Li
Chairman
Division of Clinical Support Services
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore

Prof Tan Puay Hoon
Senior Consultant and Chairmain
Division of Pathology
Singapore General Hospital

Academic Chair
Pathology Academic Clinical Programme
SingHealth Duke-NUS, Singapore
9.00am Introduction to the course
Dr Raji Ganesan
Consultant Gynaecological Pathologist
Birmingham Women’s Hospital, United Kingdom
​Session 1
Chairperson: Dr Raji Ganesan
9.05am Lecture – Update on cervical carcinomas
Prof Glenn McCluggage
Consultant Histopathologist
Royal Group of Hospitals Trust, Belfast
9.35am Slide seminar – Cervical pathology
10.15am P16 use and interpretation
Prof Naveena Singh
Consultant Histopathologist
Barts Health NHS Trust, United Kingdom
10.35amQuestions and answers
10.45amBreak
​​Session 2
Chairperson: Dr Yeo Yen Ching
11.00am Lecture – Mesenchymal uterine tumours
Dr Diana Lim
Senior Consultant Pathologist
Department of Pathology
National University Health System, Singapore
11.40pm Slide seminar – Mesenchymal uterine tumours
12.00pm Lynch syndrome screening: KKH experience
Dr Adele Wong
Consultant Pathologist
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
12.30pm Interpreting MMR IHC
Prof Naveena Singh
Consultant Histopathologist
Barts Health NHS Trust, United Kingdom
12.50pmQuestions and answers
1.00pmLunch
Session 3
Chairperson: Dr Chew Sung Hock
2.00pm Lecture – Update on ovarian epithelial neoplasms
Prof Naveena Singh
Consultant Histopathologist
Barts Health NHS Trust, United Kingdom
2.40pm P53 use and interpretation
Dr Raji Ganesan
Consultant Gynaecological Pathologist
Birmingham Women’s Hospital, United Kingdom
3.00pm Slide seminar – Epithelial ovarian tumours
3.35pmQuestions and answers
3.45pmBreak
Session 4
Chairperson: Dr Mihir Gudi​ ​
4.00pm Lecture – Update on trophoblastic disease
Dr Baljeet Kaur
Consultant Histopathologist
Imperial College Health Care NHS Trust, United Kingdom
4.40pm Slide seminar – Trophoblastic disease
Dr Baljeet Kaur
Consultant Histopathologist
Imperial College Health Care NHS Trust, United Kingdom
5.00pmEnd of programme


Day 2 | 16 November 2019 (Saturday)

8.00amRegistration and tea refreshments
Session 1
Chairperson: Dr Sorsiah Mansor
8.45am Lecture - Update on endometrial carcinoma
Prof Naveena Singh
Consultant Histopathologist
Barts Health NHS Trust, United Kingdom
9.25am Lecture – IsGyP guidelines on endometrial carcinomas – salient features
Prof Glenn McCluggage
Consultant Histopathologist
Royal Group of Hospitals Trust, Belfast, United Kingdom
9.45am Lecture - Reporting post progesterone biopsies in treatment of endometrial hyperplasia and carcinoma
Dr Raji Ganesan
Consultant Gynaecological Pathologist
Birmingham Women’s Hospital, United Kingdom
10.10am Slide seminar – Endometrial pathology
10.30amQuestions and answers
10.40amBreak
Session 2
Chairperson: Dr Lim Tan Soo Kim​ ​
11.00am Lecture – Ovarian germ cell tumours
Dr Baljeet Kaur
Consultant Histopathologist
Imperial College Health Care NHS Trust, United Kingdom
11.40am Lecture – Ovarian sex cord- Stromal and unusual tumours
Prof Glenn McCluggage
Consultant Histopathologist
Royal Group of Hospitals Trust, Belfast, United Kingdom
12.20pm Slide seminar - Unusual ovarian tumours
12.50pmQuestions and answers
1.50pmLunch
Session 3
Chairperson: Prof Glenn McCluggage​ ​
2.00pm Common and uncommon dermatoses of the vulva - Clinical-histopathological correlation
Adj Assoc Prof Mark Koh
Senior Consultant
Dermatology Service
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
2.30pm Current concepts in vulvar preneoplastic disease
Prof Naveena Singh
Consultant Histopathologist
Barts Health NHS Trust, United Kingdom
3.00pmQuestions and answers
3.10pmBreak
Session 4
Chairperson: Prof Naveena Singh​ ​
3.40pm Lecture – Handling sentinel nodes in female genital tract carcinoma
Dr Raji Ganesan
Consultant Gynaecological Pathologist
Birmingham Women’s Hospital, United Kingdom
4.10pm Slide seminar – Endometriosis associated pathology
4.40pm Quiz, prize presentation and closing
Dr Raji Ganesan
Consultant Gynaecological Pathologist
Birmingham Women’s Hospital, United Kingdom

Dr Yeo Yen Ching
Senior Consultant Pathologist
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore
5.00pmEnd of programme