Alan Shienbaum

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Dr. Alan J. Shienbaum is a board-certified pathologist who is in private practice at Pathology Associates of Northeastern Pennsylvania and Keystone Medical Laboratories.

Pathology Associates was established in 1958 and is Northeastern Pennsylvania’s premier pathology group. Keystone Medical Laboratories was opened in 2008 and is a sister company of Pathology Associates. Additionally, Dr. Shienbaum is on the medical staff at Commonwealth Health Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

In 1994, Dr. Shienbaum earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He then went on to complete his residency in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology at Temple University Hospital, followed by a fellowship in Cytopathology at MCP/Hahnemann University Hospital.

Dr. Shienbaum holds the position of President of the American Osteopathic College of Pathologists, the premier membership organization for osteopathic physicians specializing in the field of pathology. He also holds board certification in Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, and Cytopathology by the American Board of Pathology.

Dr. Shienbaum’s clinical expertise encompasses oncologic surgical pathology, fine needle aspiration cytopathology, gastrointestinal pathology, breast pathology, gynecologic pathology, head and neck pathology, pulmonary pathology, and medical directorship of clinical laboratories.

Nov. 1-30 2021 Conference

Entrepreneurship Opportunities in Pathology

Disclosures: No relevant Disclosures

One (1) Category 1A CME Credit available for this course.

Lecture objectives:

  1. To understand the different types of entrepreneurship opportunities for physicians.
  2. To discover how one or more of these opportunities can potentially apply to you.
  3. To show that there are other options for physicians besides employment.

Needs Assessments:

  1. Legislative, regulatory, or organizational changes affecting patient care.

Physicians in training to become Board Certified Pathologists may need guidance on future career paths.

Core Competencies:4,5

Nov. 1-30 2021 Conference

Thyroid FNA Update

Disclosures: No relevant Disclosures

One (1) Category 1A CME Credit available for this course.

 

Lecture objectives:

  1. Understand the six diagnostic categories utilized in the Bethesda System
  2. Be familiar with the clinical implications of each of the diagnostic categories
  3. Know and apply the various ancillary molecular tests available which serve as an adjunct to thyroid FNA

 

Needs Assessments:

  1. Advances in medical knowledge

 

Core Competencies: 2,3,6