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The RCPSC AP Exam – Format, General Information and How to Perform at Your Best

Date

January 12 2022

Time

11:10 am - 11:50 am

Speaker

  • Dr. Heidi Sapp
    Dr. Heidi Sapp

    Dr. Heidi Sapp was raised in Valley, just outside of Truro, Nova Scotia. She earned her undergraduate degree from Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick. At Dalhousie University, she graduated from medical school and completed a residency in Anatomical Pathology. She continued her training at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts where she completed two years of fellowship in Surgical Pathology and Gastrointestinal Pathology. In 2002, Dr. Sapp returned to Dalhousie University where she specializes in Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreatic Pathology. She is a former program director for the Anatomical Pathology residency program at Dalhousie and a former member of the Royal College Anatomical Pathology Examination committee. Presently, she is the vice chair of the Royal College Anatomical Pathology Specialty committee. Heidi is married to Dr. John Sapp, a cardiac electrophysiologist, and they have four wonderful children.

Description

To review the 2021 Royal College exam format for Anatomical Pathology, provide examples of exam questions and discuss tips for exam preparation.

Objectives:

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the overall format of the RCPSC exam in Anatomical Pathology
  • Recognize the evaluation processes that guide the AP examination
  • Express techniques to maximize success in all components of the exam

Target Audience

Residents

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