The OAP is the oldest pathology organization in the country and has been holding Annual General Meetings since 1937. As a not-for-profit medical society organized for educational and scientific purposes, the purpose of the meeting is to foster excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine in Ontario.
The Annual Meeting is designed as an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and includes:
- Excellent topical scientific program
- Cancer Care Ontario/OAP Symposium
- Political and economic updates
- Engaging social events and activities
- Scientific Exhibitors & Vendors
Members also have the opportunity to vote on resolutions presented during the AGM formal business session.
Feedback from members and exhibitors has indicated that the size of the meeting allows for excellent opportunities throughout the meeting to engage with speakers and network with other attendees.