Schedule 2020

Pathology Informatics Summit 2020

May 18-21, 2020: David Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Sunday, May 17, 2020

Pre-Conference Meeting Opportunity
  • Rooms available by arrangement on Sunday afternoon and evening for work by standards groups and other initiative desiring hosting by conferencer participants.
  • Since many key informaticists are present at the meeting, this is a great opportunity for groups to avail themselves of free space and collocation at the Summit.

Monday, May 18, 2020


Foundational Topics in Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Informatics

PI Bootcamp

Workshop Coordinators: Kinjal Shah and Ji Yeon Kim

7:00 am - 8:00 am BREAKFAST
8:00 am - 8:10 am
Introduction to Morning Sessions
Kinjal Shah
8:10 am - 9:00 am
Doing Good with Natural Language Processing:  Introduction, Applications, Limitations
Jim Hsu
9:00 am - 9:50 am
Introduction to HL7 V2 Interfaces
Jerome Cheng
9:50 am - 10:10 amREFRESHMENT BREAK         
10:10 am - 11:00 am
Introduction to Digital Pathology
Jacob Abel
11:00 am - 11:50 amAutoverification: The Basics and BeyondTBD
11:50 am - 12:00 pmQ&A
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLUNCH 
1:00 pm - 1:10 pmIntroduction to afternoon sessionKinjal Shah
1:10 pm - 2:00 pmTransgender Patients and Reference RangesJi-Yeon Kim
2:00 pm - 2:50 pmGo Live:  Lessons Learned from AP and CP LIS ImplementationKinjal Shah and Kalyani Patel
2:50 pm - 3:10 pmREFRESHMENT BREAK
3:10 pm - 4:00 pmClinical Decision SupportJi-Yeon Kim
4:00 pm - 4:50 pmPatient Portals & Patient Access to Laboratory ResultsTBD
4:50 pm - 5:00 pmQ&A

HIMA Imaging Science

Monday, May 18 All Day

*Pre-registration REQUIRED.  See Registration Fees Here

REGISTER     

Workshop Coordinator: Metin Gurcan


   

7:00 am - 8:00 amBREAKFAST
8:00 am - 8:05 amIntroduction  to HIMAMetin Gurcan, PhD - Moderator
8:05 am - 8:55 amComputational Optics of the Tumor MicroenvironmentKevin W Eliceiri, PhD
8:55 am - 9:50 amLessons Learned in Digital and Computational PathologyJoe Sirintrapun, MD
9:50 am - 10:10 amREFRESHMENT BREAK
10:10 am - 11:05 amHistopathology Image Analysis Challenges and Invariant Representations for Histopathology ImagesMitko Veta, PhD
11:05 am - 12:00 pmPathomics, Clinical Studies and Cancer SurveillanceJoel Saltz, MD, PhD
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLUNCH
1:00 pm - 1:55 pmComputational Image Analysis of Renal Pathology Biopsies of Diabetic NephropathyPinaki Sarder, PhD
1:55 pm - 2:50 pmImage Analysis at The Crossroads of Digital and Molecular Pathology: Dissecting Complex Cancer Phenotypes Through Data IntegrationBeatrice Knudsen, MD, PhD
2:50 pm - 3:10 pmREFRESHMENT BREAK
3:10 pm - 4:05 pmPetascale Computational Pathology for Precision MedicineNasir Rajpoot, PhD
4:05 pm - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion

R Language Primer and Programming Symposium on Data Sciences*

*Pre-registration REQUIRED and limited to 30 people.
Workshop Coordinator: Amrom Obstfeld, MD, PhD

Daniel Herman, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania

Stephan Kadauke, MD, PhD, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

Patrick Matthias, MD, PhD, University of Washington

Amrom Obstfeld, MD, PhD, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

Joseph Rudolf, MD, PhD, University of Minnesota

7:00 am - 8:00 amBREAKFAST
8:00 am - 8:10 amInstructor Introductions
8:10 am - 9:50 amIntroduction to R and RStudio for Reproducible Reporting
9:50 am - 10:10 amREFRESHMENT BREAK
10:10 am - 11:50 amData Visualization
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLUNCH - BALLROOM LOBBY
1:00 pm - 2:50 pmData Wrangling
2:50 pm - 3:10 pmREFRESHMENT BREAK
3:10 pm - 5:00 pmStatistical Analysis in R

Digital Pathology Association Companion Meeting

Implementing Digital Pathology: Why Are We Not There Yet?
A DPA Panel Discussion on "Real" Problems and "Ptractical" Solutions


Monday, May 18 Early Evening Session

Anil Parwani, MD, PhD, MBA
Panel members TBA

Rooms 301/302


5:00 pm - 5:10 pm       
Introduction/Opening Remarks
Implementing Digital Pathology: The Nuts and Bolts
Integrating Digital Pathology with your AP-LIS
Infrastructure Needs and Storage - How expensive is it?
Image Quality - What makes a good image?
Pathologist Adoption Issues
7:00 pm
Concluding Remarks/Wrap up

  

Monday Night Dinner on Your Own



Tuesday, May 19, 2020

7:00 am - 8:00 amBREAKFAST

  Tuesday Morning Short Abstract Presentations   

  8:00 am - 9:00 am

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator:TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator:TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator:TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator:TBD

Artificial Intelligence
Track 1

Moderator: TBD
Applied Pathology Informatics
Track 2

Moderator: TBD
Selected Pathology Informatics Topics
Track 3

Moderator: TBD



9:00 am - 9:35 am


Lisa-Jean Clifford
The Impact of Digital Pathology, Artificial Intelligence and Imaga Analysis on Lab Operations and Workflow
Patrick Mathias

Developing Tools and Workflows to Support Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Data Science

Samuel Barasch 
LIS Data Extraction, Analytics, and Automation via Third Party Vendor
9:35 am - 9:45 amTEN MINUTE BREAK TO SWITCH LECTURES


9:45 am - 10:20 am


Brian Jackson       

Ethical Challenges Associated with Health Care Big Data and AI

Somak Roy        
Blurring the Boundaries of IT Infrastructure for Genomics Medicine On Premise and In the Cloud
Keluo Yao
Generalizable Web Application Based Microservices Architecture; Design, Development, and Deployment Considerations
10:20 am - 11:20 amREFRESHMENT BREAK, BROWSE EXHIBITS AND POSTER SESSIONS
11:20 am - 12:00 pmS. Wesley Long

Antimicrobial Resistance Prediction from Bacterial Whole Genome Sequence Data Using Machine Learning

Qin Zhao and Alison Van Dyke
Mapping Cancer Diagnoses to ICD-O-3.2: Ensuring Interoperable and Accurate Cancer Reporting
Bethany Williams
Maintaining quality diagnosis with digital pathology: a practical guide to ISO 15189 accreditation
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLUNCH BREAK
12:00 pm - 12:55 pm
MENTORING ROUND TABLE SESSION
Room:TBD
Mentor Facilitators:

Tuesday Noon Round Table Career Mentoring Session

   12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
 Bring your lunch from the buffet


Tuesday Afternoon Plenary Lectures

Timely Topics:

Update on Digital Pathology, Advanced Microscopic Imaging,

Machine Learning, & Interoperability

       

1:00 pm - 1:05 pm
Opening Welcome to PI Summit 2020
J. Mark Tuthill, MD and Ulysses G. J. Balis
1:05 pm - 1:35 pm
Day One Keynote Presentation -
Steady Progress with Realizing Clinical-Grade AI for Histopathological Diagnosis:  The European Experience
Jeroen van der Laak, PhD
1:35 pm - 2:05 pm
The Allen Brain Atlas:  A Potential Model Approach for the Creation of Pathology-Centric Ontologies and Atlases
Amy Bernard, PhD
2:05 pm - 2:35 pm
Patient Medical Record Identification at a National Level Using Block-Chain Technology
Dean Rakic
2:35 pm - 3:05 pm
The ASCP's Experience Establishing a Clinical Data Registry
Melissa Upton, MD
3.05 pm - 3:45 pm
The Leeds Experience with Implementing Digital Pathology for Primary Diagnosis
Darren Treanor, MD
3:45 pm - 4:15 pm BROWSE EXHIBITS AND POSTER SESSIONS

Diamond Level Sponsor  Presentations

4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
4:45 pm - 5:15 pm

Tuesday Evening Events

5:30 pm - 7:30 pmOpening Night Reception with food and drinks
Location: DLCC Ballrooms II and III (Exhibitor Ballroom)
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Women in Pathology Informatics Networking Event  Location: Westin Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania East Room


Wednesday, May 20, 2020


Wednesday Morning Short Abstract Presentations

7:00 am - 8:00 amBREAKFAST
  8:00 am - 9:00 am

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator: TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator: TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator: TBD

Short Abstract Lectures

Moderator: TBD


Wednesday Morning Track Lectures


Digital Pathology
Track 1


Moderator: TBD

Informatics Education
Track 2


Moderator: TBD
Selected Pathology Informatics Topics
Track 3


Moderator:  TBD
9:00 am - 9:35 am
Anil Parwani 
Whole Slide Scanner and Laboratory information System Integration with HL7 interface to Support Digital Pathology Sign-out Workflow: Integration Experiences with Two Different Vendors (Sunquest Copath, Epic Beaker)
Bruce Levy       
Continuing Evolution of Clinical Informatics Fellowships
TBD
9:35 am - 9:45 amBREAK TO SWITCH LECTURES
9:45 am - 10:20 amBethany Williams
A Practical Guide to Digital Pathology Training, Validation and Primary Diagnostics
Scott Anderson
Addressing Challenges in Informatics Training using the PIER Curriculum
TBD
10:20 am - 11:20 amSNACK BREAK, BROWSE EXHIBITS AND POSTER SESSIONS
11:20am-12:00pm
Hamid Tizhoosh
Computational Consensus through Majority Vote among Similar Cases in Archives of Histopathology Images
Rajendra Singh
PathPresenter- A collaborative platform for enhancing education, practice and research using digital pathology
 TBD                               
12:00 pm - 1:30 pmLUNCH BREAK

Wednesday Afternoon Track Lectures


Clinical Informatics and EMR
Track 1


Moderator: TBD
Informatics and
Management
Track 2

Moderator: TBD
Selected Pathology Informatics Topics
Track 3


Moderator: TBD



1:30 pm - 2:05 pm
Ronald Jackups 
Why do people ignore my order alert!?: Evaluation of factors that influence compliance with clinical decision support
Edward Klatt        
Laboratory Testing from the Patient Perspective
George Birdsong
Vendor Implementation Collaboration (VIC): Development of a Program to Improve Consistency in Cancer Reporting
2:05 pm - 2:15pmTEN MINUTE BREAK TO SWITCH LECTURES


2:15 pm - 2:50 pm
Daniel Herman
Automated construction of EHR-based computable phenotypes for identification of specific patients
Jeffrey Prichard   
Informatics Tools for Anatomic Pathology Quality Management
TBD
2:50 pm - 3:00 pmTEN MINUTE BREAK TO SWITCH LECTURES
3:00 pm - 3:35 pm
Peter Gershkovich
Full-text Search, Visualization, Intelligent Alerts, and Interoperability
Dennis Winsten   
ROI for Pathology Systems - Why is it Rarely Obtained Information?
TBD
3:35 pm - 4:30 pmBREAK,  BROWSE EXHIBITS AND POSTER SESSION
4:30 pm - 5:00 pmTown Hall Block
5:00 pm - 5:45 pmAssociation for Pathology Informatics Block
Presidential Address
- Current Topics in API

Conference Adjournment for Wednesday
Dinner on Your Own

API Council Dinner  

Location: Westin Pittsburgh - Pennsylvania East Room


Thursday, May 21, 2020

Thursday Plenary Lectures

Informatics Impact on Clinical Laboratory and Health Care Ecosystem
 

8:00 am - 9:00 amBREAKFAST
9:00 am - 9:40 am
Making the Case for Informatics Value Proposition in Advancing a Molecular/Precision-Enabled Anatomic Pathology Approach
Jim Crawford
9:40 am - 10:20 amPractical application of informatics tools in pathology: increasing the vlue of the lab Karen Kaul
10:20 am - 10:35 amSTAND UP BREAK
10:30 am -11:10 amComputational Pathology and Clinical Laboratory 2.0 Deployment from a Reference Lab PerspectiveChris Garcia
11:10 am - 11:50 amBuilding the Evidence Base for Informatics Impact on the Clinical Laboratory and APJohn Tomaszewski
11:45 am - 12:15 pmWrap-up Discussion and Meeting Summary
J. Mark Tuthill, MD
Ulysses G. J. Balis, MD