Ohio Society of Pathologists

Val Campana · Phone: (216) 375-6379 · Fax: (216) 245-3785 veliaacampana@aol.com

The Ohio Society of Pathologists (OSP) is a not-for-profit organization composed of almost 300 physicians dedicated to the promotion of the field of pathology in the state of Ohio.

Our members are involved in leadership positions at the local, city, state, and national levels. The Ohio Society of Pathologists is very active in the areas of continuing education, quality assurance, and the legislative and socioeconomic aspects of the practice of pathology.


Leadership

PRESIDENT

Sean Kirby, MD

  • Mercy Fairfield Hospital
  • 3000 Mack Road
  • Fairfield, OH 45014
  • Phone: (513) 870-7032
Email
PAST-PRESIDENT

Lori Elwood, MD

  • Licking Memorial Hospital
  • 1320 W. Main Street
  • Newark, OH 43055
Email
PRESIDENT-ELECT

Kelsey McHugh, MD

  • Cleveland Clinic
  • 9500 Euclid Avenue L25
  • Cleveland, Ohio 44195
  • Phone: (216) 444-6781
Email
SECRETARY - TRESURER

Susan E. Porter, MD

  • Cleveland Clinic - Hillcrest Hospital
  • 6780 Mayfield Road, Pathology 2nd Floor
  • Mayfield Heights, Ohio 44124
  • Phone: (440) 312-7991
  • Fax: (440) 312-6410
Email
OSP - Governor
Shelley Odronic, MD
  • St. Rita's Medical Center
  • 750 West High Street, Suite 400
  • Lima, OH 45801
  • Phone: (419) 226-9224
Email
OSP - Governor
Rongqin Ren, MD, PhD, FCAP
  • S305B Rhodes Hall
  • The Ohio State University Medical Center
  • Columbus, OH 43210
  • Phone: (614) 366-5717
Email
OSP - Governor
Debra L. Zynger, MD
  • OSU Wexner Medical Center
  • 410 West 10th Avenue
  • Columbus, Ohio 43210
  • Phone: (614) 293-7705
Email
OSMA Rep
Robert G. Gurdak, MD
  • Trumbull Memorial Hospital
  • 1350 E. Market Street
  • Warren, OH 44482
  • Phone: (330) 841-9346
Email
OSP - Governor
Eric Willis, MD
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
  • 3535 Olentangy River Road RMH
  • RMH Pathology Department
  • Columbus, OH 43214
  • Phone: (614) 566-2392
Email
OSP-Governor
M. Atef Shrit, MD
  • Miami Valley Hospital
  • One Wyoming Street
  • Dayton, OH 45409
  • Phone: (937) 208-3588
Email
Resident Member
Frido Bruehl, MD
  • Robert J. Tomsich Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Institute
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • 9410 Carnegie Avenue, L1-360
  • Cleveland, Ohio 44195
  • Phone: (216) 956-5724
Email

Meetings

To register for the webinar, visit HERE.
If you have any questions, please contact Val Campana · Phone: (216) 375-6379 · veliaacampana@aol.com.
  • Fall Meeting
  • Saturday, October 17, 2020
  • Virtual Meeting
  • Conference Agenda (4.75 CMEs and 4.75 SAMs)
Time Speaker
8:00 am - 8:05 am
  • Sean Kirby, MD
  • President, Ohio Society of Pathologists
  • Welcome and Introduction
8:05 am - 10:00 am
(2.0)
  • Christina M. Wojewoda, MD
  • Director, Clinical Microbiology
  • Associate Professor, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • The University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington, VT
  • How One Small State Dealt with a Pandemic
10:00 am - 10:15 am Break
10:15 am - 11:00 am
  • Diana M. Cardona, MD
  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Vice Chair and Director, Duke University Health System
  • Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Services; Chief, Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology Section
  • Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
  • CAP Legislative Update: Advocating for Pathologists and Better Patient Care
11:00 am - 11:30 am OSP Business Meeting (all OSP members welcome) and Lunch Break
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
(1.5)
  • Raul S. Gonzalez, MD
  • Associate Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School
  • Director of Gastrointestinal Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • WHO and Beyond: Updates on Digestive Tract Tumors
1:00 pm - 1:15 pm Break
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
(1.25)
  • Raul S. Gonzalez, MD
  • Continued…
2:30 pm Meeting Adjourned

Resident Award

RESIDENT AWARD (CANCELLED) – DUE TO THE CANCELLATION OF THE SPRING MEETING OF THE OHIO SOCIETY OF PATHOLOGISTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH CDC GUIDANCE FOR COVID-19, THE RESIDENT AWARD IS ALSO CANCELLED UNTIL THE FALL MEETING TO BE HELD SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2020. MORE INFORMATION WILL BE FORTHCOMING.


Membership

If you are a physician interested in becoming a member of the OSP, please go to the relevant link listed below and print out a copy of the form. Send completed forms to the current Secretary-Treasurer:

*Prospective members must be sponsored by two current members of the Ohio Society of Pathologists.

Secretary - Tresurer

Susan E. Porter, MD

  • Cleveland Clinic - Hillcrest Hospital
  • 6780 Mayfield Road, Pathology 2nd Floor
  • Mayfield Heights, Ohio 44124
  • Phone: 440-312-7991
  • Fax: 440-312-6410
Email

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Residency Programs

Ohio Pathology Residency Programs
Akron
Summa Akron City Hospital
Website
Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Website
Cleveland
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Website
Cleveland
Case Western Reserve University
Website
Columbus
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Website
Toledo
University of Toledo Medical Center
Website

Photos


News

Spring 2020 Newsletter PDF

Ohio Pathologists, CAP Oppose Out-Of-Network Legislation 5-12-20 PDF

OSP HB388 Letter of Opposition 4-20-20” PDF

Letter to Anthem Regarding the Recent Notice of Material/Amendment PDF

URGENT ACTION ALERT: From Leadership of the Ohio Society of Pathologists PDF

URGENT ACTION ALERT: From Leadership of the Ohio Society of Pathologists 7-16-19 PDF

Governor DeWine: Line-Item Veto Removing All Out-of-Network (OON) Billing Language PDF

Contributions to the Ohio Society of Pathologists’ Legislative Fund to Hire Lobbyist PDF

-2019 Dues Statement Lobbyist PDF