Diagnostic Slide Session of the 

American Association of Neuropathologists


Mission Statement

To provide a forum for Neuropathologists to present and discuss challenging cases of diagnostic relevance. The venue will foster debate regarding important interpretive elements in diagnostic neuropathology. Reference slides will be collated and archived for use in diagnostic, teaching and research programs of constituent Neuropathologists.
Charter Members, Diagnostic Slide Session, 2019 Annual Meeting
(Drs. Mark Cohen, Anthony Yachnis, Tessa Hedley-Whyte, Leroy Sharer, Rebecca Folkerth, Arie Perry, Caterina Giannini, Clayton Wiley, Amyn Rojiani, Ed Johnson, Scott Vandenberg, Kathy Newell)
The diagnostic slide session has been a part of the annual meeting of the AANP since 1959.  A complete archive of cases has been created and is kindly hosted by the University of Pittsburgh.  Pull-down tabs are available under the DSS tab above.


64th Diagnostic Slide Session

The Diagnostic Slide Session, moderated by Dr. Caterina Giannini, was held during the 99th Annual Meeting in Monterey, CA, on Saturday, June 10th, 2023 at 8:00 p.m PDT.  Slides are now available for review here and the protocols are available here

Answers and PowerPoints from last year’s DSS are available on the AANP website as is our virtual library of DSS cases with whole slide images back to 1959!