Overview (Constitutional Guidelines for PAC)
The Vice-President for Professional Affairs shall be chairman of the Professional Affairs Committee. He shall keep the Association informed in all professional affairs affecting the practice, including teaching, research, training and certification in neuropathology. Subject to the wishes of the President, he may represent the Association at meetings with representatives of other organizations, public or private, in the pursuit of information pertaining to professional affairs. The members of the Professional Affairs Committee shall be licensed to practice medicine and shall be actively engaged in the practice of neuropathology. Members of the Professional Affairs Committee, including its Chairman, may serve as such for up to five years.
Frequently asked questions about Maintenance of Certification (MOC) and results of Member Surveys may be found here.
Pathologists Protest Defense Site's Closure (2007)
This article, used in conjunction with our grassroots efforts, will help bolster our position on the Hill. To view the full article please use the following link.
Current Members of the Professional Affairs Committee
Kathy L. Newell, MD, Chair (2012 - )
Eileen H. Bigio, MD (2012 - )
Daniel J. Brat, MD, PhD (2012 - )
William H. Yong, MD (2012 - )
Mariarita Santi-Vicini, MD, PhD (2013 - )
Steven Dubner, MD (2013 - )
Doug Anthony, MD, PhD (2014 - )
Bradley Miller, MD, PhD (2015 - )
Leomar Y. Ballester, MD, PhD* (2016 - )
DSS Cases have been selected for the 2017 Annual Meeting. The Glass Slide Set order deadline is March 5, 2017. Orders will not be honored after this date. Order your Glass Slide set via the meeting registration page here.
Early-Bird Registration for the 93rd Annual Meeting ends February 28, 2017, and registration fees will subsequently increase; however, registration can take place up through the Annual Meeting.
There are 6 travel awards for trainees, as well as 4 ISN travel awards for neuropathologists/ neuroscientists under the age of 40 from low-middle income country. Don’t forget to check the box for travel awards with your abstract submission.
The abstract submission website for AANP's 93rd Annual Meeting is now available! Click here to submit an abstract.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is currently sharing the Ophthalmic Pathology Atlas with the public. Create a login and access incredible whole slide images!
The First North American Workshop on Neuropathology and Epilepsy Surgery will meet April 27-30, 2017, in Cleveland, OH.
2016 Diagnostic Slide Session presentations are online!
WHO Tumours of the CNS (2016) available for purchase
Moore updates available at Neuropathology Blog.