Diagnostic Slide Session of the 
American Association of Neuropathologists

 

Mission Statement

To provide a forum for Neuropathologists to present and discuss challenging cases of diagnostic relevance. The venue will foster debate regarding important interpretive elements in diagnostic neuropathology. Reference slides will be collated and archived for use in diagnostic, teaching and research programs of constituent Neuropathologists.

Charter Members, Diagnostic Slide Session, 2019 Annual Meeting

(Drs. Mark Cohen, Anthony Yachnis, Tessa Hedley-Whyte, Leroy Sharer, Rebecca Folkerth, Arie Perry, Caterina Giannini, Clayton Wiley, Amyn Rojiani, Ed Johnson, Scott Vandenberg, Kathy Newell)

The diagnostic slide session has been a part of the annual meeting of the AANP since 1959.  A complete archive of cases has been created and is kindly hosted by the University of Pittsburgh.  Pull-down tabs are available under the DSS tab above.

62nd Diagnostic Slide Session

The DSS clinical protocols and digital slides are posted online here

This year, 6 of the 11 cases, which were presented on Saturday, June 12th, at the Hybrid Annual Meeting of the American Association of Neuropathologists, had sufficient tissue to prepare glass slides for the “glass slide boxes”.  

The instructions for submissions for the 63rd Diagnostic Slide Session are available here: https://www.neuropath.org/dss-submitting-a-case