Science, Medicine, and Cytology SuMmer Certificate (SMC^2) 2021

Please join us for this virtual summer program which allows high school students the opportunity to gain an in-depth perspective and exposure to science and medicine with a focus on pathology and cytology, and the tools that are necessary for success in medicine, and particularly pathology. This in-depth program consists of 5 pre-recorded and 4 optional live Q&A sessions provided in July, 2021. Students who complete the course and the pre- post-session surveys will receive a certificate of participation. 

Target Audience

High school-aged sophomores, juniors and seniors from across the country representing a variety of backgrounds. Students who are interested in a career in medicine or science, or community involvement are encouraged to complete the course.

Learning Objectives

1. Students will expect to hear impactful and engaging anecdotes and experiences about careers in medicine, pathology and cytopathology.

2. Students will expect to receive career advice and have a chance to ask questions of the speakers during the live Q&A sessions.

CERTIFICATION

Students who view attend all pre-recorded sessions and complete the pre- and post-session surveys will receive a certificate of participation. Sponsored by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee of the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC).

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 Participant
Course opens: 
06/30/2021
Course expires: 
10/31/2021
Cost:
$0.00

Planners Disclosures
Current ACCME guidelines state that participants in CME activities should be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker’s presentation(s). Therefore, it is the policy of the ASC to insure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its educational programs.  All planning individuals participating in any ASC Educational Activity are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program.  Click here for a complete list.

Presenters

Natalie Banet MD
Providence, Rhode Island

Kristen Derobbio, CT(ASCP)
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Cecilia E. Gimenez MD
North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Greenvale, New York

Evita B Henderson-Jackson MD
Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa, Florida

Lisa Lai BS CT(ASCP)
Fox Chase Cancer Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Alarice C. Lowe MD
Stanford University
Stanford, California

Theresa F. Lura MD
Quillen College of Medicine
Johnson City, Tennessee

Michelle D. Reid MD
Emory University Hospital
Decatur, Georgia

Glorimar Rivera MD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

Jim Stewart MD
University of Minnesota 
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Students who view attend all pre-recorded sessions and complete the pre- and post-session surveys will receive a certificate of participation. Sponsored by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee of the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC).

Students who view attend all pre-recorded sessions and complete the pre- and post-session surveys will receive a certificate of participation. Sponsored by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee of the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC).

Available Credit

  • 2.00 Participant

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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