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Thoracic Pathology Review


January 14 2021


3:50 pm - 4:50 pm


  • Dr. David Hwang
    Dr. David Hwang

    Dr. David Hwang is a pulmonary pathologist and Co-Chief (Laboratory Medicine) of the Precision Diagnostics and Therapeutics Program at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and a Professor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology at the University of Toronto. He has been actively involved in lung cancer predictive biomarker testing since the initiation of EGFR testing in Canada in 2010. He has served as Chair of the Lung Expert Review Panel for the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, and as a member of the Pathology Committee for the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer.


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

  • Differentiate the common subtypes of lung carcinomas according to the 2015 WHO classification
  • Identify the most common types of interstitial lung disease
  • Have an approach to diagnosing suspicious pleural lesions
  • Discuss the differential diagnosis of anterior mediastinal tumours

This session will provide an overview of key issues in lung, pleural, and mediastinal pathology.


Video will be available from January 19 – February 26, 2021

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