The primary mission of the CAPA is to improve educational opportunities and professional skills of practicing pathologists of Chinese ethnicity, by promoting communication, friendship and cultural exchange, and by advancing the science and practice of pathology and laboratory medicine.

2017 CAPA Election Results

 CAPA has successfully run its 2017 election.  Please see the open letter from CAPA president Dr. Huamin Wang

 President-elect, 2018-2019
 Dr. Yun Gong

 CAPA Executive Committee members who will serve from 2017 to 2019 (in alphabetic order)
 Dr. Lirong Cheng
 Dr. Yong "Andy" Ke
 Dr. Wei Xin
 Dr. Linsheng Zhang


The 15th CAPA Annual Meeting

  The 15th CAPA Annual Meeting, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm, March 4, 2017 (Registration starts at 1:30 pm)

  Marriott River Center, RC Salon E (3rd Floor).

  San Antonio, TX

  Details to follow. 

Third China-CAPA Pathology Symposium, 8:30 am -12:30 pm, March 4, 2017,

 The Third China-CAPA Pathology Symposium will be hold on March 4, 2017, 8:30 am -12:30 pm.  

 Location:  Marriott River Center, RC Salon E (3rd Floor)

 San Antonio, TX

 Please mark your calendar.  Details to follow. 

Call for 2017 CAPA/GoPath Best Abstract Award

On behalf of the Chinese American Pathologists Association (CAPA) Executive Committee, we are delighted to announce the 2017 CAPA/GoPath Best Abstract Award for pathologists-in-training.

 1) First-authored abstracts accepted for either platform or poster presentation at the 2017 USCAP Annual Meeting
 2) Pathologists-in-training (current residents and fellows) of Chinese ethnicity in North America

2nd CAPA Diagnostic Pathology Course in Houston, November 12-13

CAPA Members,

You are cordially invited to join us for the 2nd Chinese American Pathologists Association (CAPA) Diagnostic Pathology Course on Saturday and Sunday  (November 12 -13, 2016) at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. This two-day course provides in-depth coverage on the pitfalls or mistakes that are commonly encountered in daily diagnostic pathology and intraoperative frozen section consultations, and the best practice approaches to avoid these mistakes in a format of didactic lectures and case-based presentations. Given the great success of our first CAPA diagnostic course and the unforgettable time in New York last year, we are confident that you will enjoy this great CAPA educational event. In addition, you will also enjoy the following additional benefits and more.

CAPA Meeting adjacent to CAP 16'

Dear CAPA members: 

You are cordially invited to attend the free CME-offering CAPA  Meeting adjacent to the CAP 16 starting at 5:30pm on Saturday Sept. 24, 2016, at the Chambertin Room of Encore hotel, Las Vegas.  To register this free CME-course, please update your CAP registration on the Saturday events.

A reception hosted by Drs. Huamin Wang and Chin-Lee Wu will follow the meeting, including a 30-min informal panel discussion about career development. 

MEETING AGENDA (click here to download PDF version)

Cancer Biomarkers Conference II (CBCII) Meeting Annoucement

Dear CAPA members,

The Cancer Biomarkers Conference II (CBCII) with 30 faculty speakers and moderators will take place September 10 and 11, 2016 at the Houston Methodist Research Institute Auditorium, Houston, Texas. CAPA is one of the non-financial sponsors for the CBCII. We hope that you and your friends can join this conference.

Call for speakers for the Chinese Society of Pathology (CSP) Annual Meeting

The Chinese Society of Pathology (CSP) Annual Meeting will take place in Hefei, Anhui Province, November 25-27, 2016. As we did in previous years, CAPA is calling for five speakers from the CAPA community for this Chinese national meeting. The meeting organizer has given the following specific topics to avoid overlap with the other speakers at this meeting.

1. 胸部学组:非胸腺瘤和淋巴瘤的纵膈少见疾病的诊断与鉴别诊断(1位,分会场发言,时间20‐30分钟)

2. 细胞病理:最新宫颈细胞学TBS分类(1位,分会场发言,时间20‐30分钟)

3. 骨软组织:骨软组织肿瘤分子病理诊断与治疗相关的新进展(1位,分会场发言,时间20‐30分钟)

2016 CAPA EC and Subcommittees

 Dear CAPA Members,

 We are delighted to announce the 2016-2017 CAPA Executive Committee and Subcommittees. Please click here to see the full list.


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