This event is over. Please stay tuned for announcements for the completely redesigned 2015 Washington Orthopedic Pathology Review.

12th Annual

Washington Orthopedic Pathology Review

Course Director, Felasfa Wodajo, MD

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Please fill out the form below to register for the course. The date is Saturday, November 1, 2014. It will be held at the Hazel Auditorium at Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington VA. 

Registration is $45, payable by check on the date of the event, made out to "Virginia Hospital Center". Registrants after 10/16/14 will be charged $65.


7:30-8:00 a.m.  Breakfast
8:00-8:35 a.m.  Identification of Normal Musculoskeletal Cells and Tissues 
8:35-9:30 a.m.  Principles of Musculoskeletal Radiology
9:45-11:15 a.m.  Benign Bone Tumors
11:15-12:15 a.m.  Malignant Bone Tumors

12:15-1:00 p.m.  Lunch

1:00-2:30 p.m.  Round Cell, Soft Tissue and Articular Tumors
2:30-3 p.m.  Unknown Cases




Francis Gannon, MD
Professor of Pathology and Orthopedic Surgery
Residency and Fellowship Program Director, Department of Pathology
Baylor University, Houston, TX

Mark Murphey, MD
Physician-in-Chief, International Course Director
Radiologic Pathology Course Director
Chief, Musculoskeletal Imaging
American Institute for Radiologic Pathology (AIRP) 
Professor of Radiology Uniformed Services 
University of the Health Sciences

Felasfa Wodajo, MD
Medical Director, Musculoskeletal Oncology
Virginia Hospital Center
Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, VCU School of Medicine, Inova Campus
Assistant Professor, Orthopedic Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital

Examples of comments from past attendees

Examples of Comments, 2011

Things I liked:

  • Great format
  • Excellent review, I really enjoyed the method of combining clinical, radiology and path and combining it together. I really like the book. This is a very good course.
  • Presenters, slides, handout, very well organized
  • Mixing presenters, book & booklet, inexpensive
  • Pace of instruction, book/handouts, instruction
  • Multi-disciplinary approach, concise, well organized, appreciate having the opportunity to have a review put together for regional residents
  • Comprehensive and efficient, well-paced, material simplified, specialized presentations from experts, low cost, food
  • I really enjoyed the format, very helpful and educational, gave me a strong base to work from
  • Multidisciplinary approach was excellent, well organized, easy to follow, good pace, nice venue
  • Multidisciplinary approach, image-intensive, high held topics, the textbook
  • Everything ! Very well put together and a great review

Examples of Comments, 2013

Things I liked:

  • Very educational & applicable
  • I liked the organization of the course presenters things I get confused right next to each other helped highlight the differences
  • The organization of clinical, treatment, imaging and pathology was useful rather than doing these separately
  • Well organized, great book
  • Enjoyed the organization, the book and packet with slides
  • Cost has been kept low
  • Multi-disp review excellent
  • Good mix of clinical/pathology, great cost, included materials
  • Good flow of slides and set up, look at normal pathology to start off
  • Very thorough, 3 different specialists, great facility
  • Excellent course. Good pathology review. I like the synergy between the orthopedic oncologist, radiologist and pathologist
  • Concise, multidisciplinary with experts, good path slides
  • Pointers about questions on OITE
  • Excellent teaching, very well organized, right to the point, multidisciplinary aspect, fun, great slides and wonderful handout