Archives Applied - Five Stories in Genitourinary Pathology (SAM eligible) - ARCHIVES05Q.2014
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This SAM is designed for pathologists to heighten their awareness of the clinical implications of current developments in genitourinary pathology. Pathologist expertise is essential to assist clinicians with diagnosing and treating genitourinary cancers.

Credit Type: CME, SAM, CPD
Duration: 1 hour
Launch Date: May 22, 2014
Expiration Date: May 18, 2017 12:00 AM (ET)
Pricing: Resident Fee: $10.00
MOC Category: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care

This self-assessment module (SAM) is based on an article that appeared in the July 2013 issue of Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine about the clinical implications of current developments in genitourinary pathology. It was developed by experts in the field, Amy G. Zhou and Zhong Jiang.

As a result of participating in this SAM eligible activity, you will be able to:

  1. Recognize the potential clinical utility of ETS (E26) fusions in prostatic adenocarcinoma.
  2. Describe the significance of insulin-like growth factor II messenger RNA-binding protein 3 (IMP3) as a prognostic biomarker for kidney and bladder cancers.
  3. Describe the epidemiological, clinical, and histopathological features of translocation renal cell carcinoma (RCC).
  4. Recognize the utility of the UroVysion FISH test for the diagnosis of urothelial carcinoma (UC).
  5. Identify the utility of triple immunostaining for the diagnosis of prostate cancer.

CME Information
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the American Board of Pathology's (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirements for Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs).

Continuing Professional Development (CPD), Section 3 Credit
Accreditation in Canada: This event is an Accredited Self Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, approved by the Canadian Association of Pathologists. You may claim a maximum of 1 hour equivalent to 3 credits.

Passing Requirements
You have a total of three opportunities to take and pass the post-test. If you correctly answer 70% or more of the post-test items, you may claim credit. CME/SAM credit can be applied to the American Board of Pathology (ABP) Self-Assessment Module (SAM) requirements. The AMA requires that you pass the post-test in a enduring program to claim credit; therefore, if you do not pass, you cannot claim credit.

Attention Canadian Participants: You must complete all three attempts before claiming CPD credit (self-assessment program credits). If you do not pass the post-test after three attempts, you may still claim credit for this activity. Please contact a representative of the CAP Learning Division at 800-323-4040, Option 1 or with the name of this activity and the date completed to request a Letter of Participation.

Payment Information
To pay with a check, print a copy of this page and send it with your check to the address below. You will be notified when your payment has been processed and you have been registered into the activity.

College of American Pathologists
Education Division
325 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL 60093-2750

Refund Policy
Refunds will be handled on an exception basis. Please submit your request to the CAP in writing via email at or fax at 847-832-8006.

Technical Requirements
Pop-up blockers must be turned off.

CAP Learning has recognized that some Veteran’s Administration, US Government, and military participants may have difficulty accessing the online assessment portion of this activity. If you experience difficulty or have any questions, please contact a representative of the CAP Learning Division at 800-323-4040, Option 1 or

This activity and evaluation is available May 22, 2014 and will expire on May 18, 2017 12:00 AM (ET). You MUST claim credit by this date/time.

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Archives Applied - Five Stories in Genitourinary Pathology (SAM eligible)