SH Committees

Education Committee

Procedures and Responsibilities  - Updated 06/2012

Membership Committee

Procedures and Responsibilities  - Updated 06/2012

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

Procedures and Responsibilities  - Updated 06/2012

Nominating Committee

Procedures and Responsibilities  - Developed 12/2012

USCAP Companion Society Meeting (Scientific Symposium)

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology Meeting Companion Guidelines

USCAP Companion meeting guidelines and deadlines - 2013 version

USCAP Guidelines for developing Sams questions - 2013 version

List of Previous Scientific Symposia for USCAP Companion meeting

ASCP Meeting Companion

Procedure for the Society for Hematopathology Companion Meeting at the ASCP Annual Meeting

ASCP Annual Meeting Companion Programs-Submission Guidelines and Standards

SH-EAHP Workshop

Workshop Guidelines

SH workshop proposal form

Slide Workshop Sample Timelines

Summary of SH and HP Workshops

PIT Award

The Society for Hematopathology Pathologist-in-Training Award've've given each year to a fellow, resident or medical student who presents an outstanding paper related to Hematopathology at the annual meeting USCAP. The nominee must be in one of the categories Mentioned above at the time the paper / abstract is Submitted. Previous winners are not Eligible. Papers are Judged by a committee comprised of members of the Executive Committee of the Society, and scored for scientific approach, significance, and presentation. All nominees must be with posters At Their posters during the official poster sessions so They Can Discuss Their work with the judges in order to be Eligible for the award. Each winner Receives a $ 500.00 prize.

Application Form

Berard-Dorfman Founders Award

We are pleased to announce That Sh will start accepting nominations for The Berard-Dorfman Founders Award. The award was established in 2013 to commemorate Drs. Costan W. Berard, and Ronald F. Dorfman, who co-founded the Society for Hematopathology (SH) in 1981. 
Read more here .
Nomination Form .

Fellowship Training

Listing or Hematopathology Fellowship Programs in USA

Program Directors Section

Recommended curriculum for teaching hematopathologyto subspecialty fellows  (Dunphy Perkins article)

Annual Program Directors' Breakfast Meeting Occurs during the USCAP Annual Meeting.  Invitations are sent out by Nilda Barrett (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and the chair of the education committee. Please make reservations if you would like to attend.

Current Education Committee Activities

 The Education Committee HAS BEEN Actively Involved in the Following projects
(1) In-Service Hematopathology Fellow Examination (Fishe) Resident and In-Service Examination (RISE) 

The Education Committee appointed two subcommittees That Closely interact with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), Fishe and RISE Examination Committee. The three-member Core Hematology Test Subcommittee is responsible for test question writing and vetting, strategic planning and test preparation. The Examination Question Authors is composed of 15 volunteer members, who write or solicit test questions from colleagues. Question writing and selection for the next academic year are underway as per the ASCP guidelines.  For instruction to submit entries for Fishe please see here.  For EC SOP see here.

(2) Pathologist Recertification Individualized Self-Assessment Examination (PRISE)

The Education Committee will appoint a PRISE Question Authors Subcommittee That inter-acts with the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP), PRISE Committee. PRISE is overdeveloped for practicing pathologists to help them measure ABP MOC Part II (Life-Long Learning and Self-Assessment) and Part III (Cognitive Examination) requirements, and for pathology residents as a subspecialty-based study tool. The PRISE Examination Question Author will be composed of 10 volunteer members, who will write five questions each year geared toward practicing pathologists. For instructions to submit entries for PRISE please see here .  For EC SOP see here.

(3) SH Teaching Archives

Case of the Quarter (COQ) – Case studies and discussion of interesting, timely topics. Each case is interactive and participation is awarded 1 CME or SAM credit
● Selected Teaching Cases from past SH/EAHP Workshops – Cases with high teaching value have been selected by workshop committee members for these collections 

2011 UCLA workshop

2013 MD Anderson workshop
● Expert Video Tutorials - Expert hematopathologists work through a diagnosis (e.g. How I diagnose…) using whole scanned slides or other formats

ACGME related items:

Next Generation Accreditation System

Education Resources: 

Bloodline - An online hematology journal and resource center, such as listings or Hematopathology educational resources, hematology and Hematopathology journal tables of content, announcements of meetings, original articles

American Society of Hematology (ASH) website

ASH Self-Assessment Program (ASH-SAP)

  • ASH-SAP 

order form

  • with submission of this form to at ASH 

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  • Fellows can be registered to receive the SAP book and take the self-assessment examination. 

ASH teaching sets

ASH imagebank

University of Utah Medical Center WebPath Hematopathology images