2022 Annual Meeting and Best Abstract Award


We would like to thank our members for participating at our online annual meeting. With the current condition with the pandemic, it is very hopeful that we can meet in person in our next annual meeting.


This year, we received many obstanding abstracts for our Best Abstract Award. PDF file for details. The winners are as follow:

1st Place:

Zhengshan Chen, MD, Ph.D UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Abstract: Molecular Cytogenetic and Clinical-Pathologic Analysis of Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma Type 2: A Single Institution Experience

2nd Place:

Ying liu, MD, Ph.D The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Abstract: ARID1A Regulates Progesterone Receptor Expression in Endometrial Carcinoma and Atypical Hyperplasia

3rd Place:

David Jou, MD Beth Israel Deaconess, Harvard Medical SchAool, Boston, MA

Abstract: Abnormal Nuclear Membrane Staining Pattern by MLH1 Immunohistochemistry in Endometrioid Adenocarcinoma: A Diagnostic Pitfall

Ellen Yang, MBBS University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario

Abstract: Reproducibility in Assessment of "Invasion" in Lung Adenocarcinoma with Lepidic Component: An Interobserver Concordance Study with Cytokeratin 7 Stain

Ruth Zhang, MD University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Abstract: Increased Risk of Non-Conventional Dysplasia in Patients with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Associated with Inflammatory Bowel Disease




The International Association of Chinese Pathologists (國際華人病理學會) is a professional association for pathologists. Our membership includes pathologists from different disciplines and fields, both in clinical and research arena. IACP provides its members with professional support and opportunities, allowing them to keep abreast of innovations in pathology and laboratory medicine.

Our annual meeting is typically held as a side meeting in conjunction with the annual meeting of the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology (USCAP).

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Membership dues and generous donations have enabled our society to continue growing every year. Our activities include a yearly meeting and the organization of workshops. Scholarships and awards are also offered to pathologists beginning their careers. We provide  useful support for those interested in exchanging clinical study materials and to those willing to serve as consultants or share their knowledge.

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