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 400 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

Lori Elwood, MD

  • Licking Memorial Hospital
  • 1320 W. Main Street
  • Newark, OH 43055
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PAST PRESIDENT

Joseph J. Screenan, MD, FCAP

  • Lima Pathology Associates
  • 750 West High Street #400
  • Lima, OH 45801
  • Phone: (419) 226-9230
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PRESIDENT-ELECT

Sean Kirby, MD

  • Mercy Fairfield Hospital
  • 3000 Mack Road
  • Fairfield, OH 45014
  • Phone: (513) 870-7032
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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
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OSP - Governor
Amber Patton, DO
  • Lima Pathology Associates
  • 750 West High Street #400
  • Lima, OH 45801
  • Phone: (419) 226-9224
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OSP - Governor
Sean Kirby, MD
  • Mercy Fairfield Hospital
  • 3000 Mack Road
  • Fairfield, OH 45014
  • Phone: (513) 870-7032
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OSP - Governor
Debra L. Zynger, MD
  • OSU Wexner Medical Center
  • 410 West 10th Avenue
  • Columbus, Ohio 43210
  • Phone: (614) 293-7705
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OSMA Rep
Robert G. Gurdak, MD
  • Trumbull Memorial Hospital
  • 1350 E. Market Street
  • Warren, OH 44482
  • Phone: (330) 841-9346
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OSP - Governor
Eric Willis, MD
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
  • 3535 Olentangy River Road RMH
  • RMH Pathology Department
  • Columbus, OH 43214
  • Phone: (614) 566-2392
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OSP-Governor
M. Atef Shrit, MD
  • Miami Valley Hospital
  • One Wyoming Street
  • Dayton, OH 45409
  • Phone: (937) 208-3588
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Resident Member
Kelsey McHugh, MD
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • 9500 Euclid Avenue L25
  • Cleveland, Ohio 44195
  • Phone: (216) 444-6781
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Meetings

Please contact Val Campana · Phone: (216) 375-6379 · veliaacampana@aol.com to register for this event.

Fall Meeting

  • Saturday, November 2, 2019
  • Dublin Embassy Suites Hotel
  • 5100 Upper Metro Place
  • Dublin, OH 43017
  • (614) 790-9000

New this meeting:

  • SAM credits (total of 5.5)
  • Continental breakfast provided in exhibit hall
  • Lunch provided in exhibit hall

Preliminary Program

Time Speaker
8:00 am - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast (provided) and Exhibits
8:30 am - 8:35 am
  • Lori Elwood, MD
  • President, Ohio Society of Pathologists
  • Welcome and Introduction
8:35 am - 10:00 am
  • Vaneet Arora, MD, MPH D(ABMM)
  • Director, Kentucky State Public Health Laboratory
  • Associate Director of Clinical Microbiology, UKHealthCare
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
  • Individualized Quality Control Plan (IQCP)
10:00 am - 10:15 am Refreshments (provided) and Exhibits
10:15 am - 11:30 am
  • Robert H. Christenson, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB
  • Professor of Medical and Research Technology
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Core Laboratories and Point of Care Services, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Cardiac biomarkers with a focus on high sensitivity cardiac troponin
11:30 am - 12:00 pm OSP Business Meeting (all attendees welcome)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  • Lunch-Attendings: Lunch (provided) and Exhibits
  • Lunch-Trainees: Roundtable and Lunch (provided) with Dr. Pernick
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
  • Paul Wakely, Jr., MD
  • Professor of Pathology
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
  • Practical Points of Head and Neck Surgery Pathology
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm Refreshments (provided) and Exhibits
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Paul Wakely, Jr., MD
  • Professor of Pathology
  • The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
  • Salivary gland FNA cytopathology
4:00 pm Meeting Adjourned

Resident Award

The Ohio Society of Pathologists is extending a Residents Travel Award for two residents to attend the meeting. Awardees will receive a free night stay at the Embassy Suites, Friday, November 1, 2019 and the opportunity to attend the Board of Governors dinner held that Friday evening. Please email your CV along with a paragraph explaining why attending this meeting will be beneficial to your growth as a pathology trainee to:

The deadline date for submissions is October 1, 2019.



Residency Programs

Ohio Pathology Residency Programs
Akron
Summa Akron City Hospital
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Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati Medical Center
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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
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Photos


News

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