PIER Project Lead, CAP
Raymond D. Aller
Philip J. Boyer
Victor B. Brodsky
Alexis B. Carter
Rajesh C. Dash
Michael D. Feldman
John R. Gilbertson
James H. Harrison, Jr
Anil V. Parwani
Michael W. Riben
Rodney A. Schmidt
John H. Sinard
J. Mark Tuthill
Myra L. Wilkerson
January 2015 – Begin Alpha Test
July 2015 – PIER at APC Annual Meeting
October 2015 – End Alpha Test
December 2015 – Identify changes for Release 2
Alpha Test Programs
PIER Release 1 will be alpha tested by the following residency programs starting in November 2014. The test period is one year.
Baystate Medical Center
George Washington University
Medical University of South Carolina
University of Buffalo
University of Kentucky
University of New Mexico
University of Miami
University of Pittsburgh
University of Southern California
University of Toledo
University of Washington
University of Vermont
Other PIER Users
Release 1 is available for use by all pathology residency programs during alpha testing. Refer to the PIER Instructional Resource Guide for details.
Your feedback is also very important to us! Program directors will be asked to participate in the following data collection activities:
December 2014 – Online baseline survey
October 2015 – Online end of implementation survey
Pathology Informatics Essentials for Residents
PIER is a research- based instructional resource developed by the APC, API and CAP that presents training topics, implementation strategies and resource options for PRODS and faculty to effectively provide informatics training to their residents and meet ACGME informatics milestone requirements.
Successful implementation of PIER is intended to help residency programs provide a sufficient pipeline of residents trained in pathology informatics knowledge and skills required now and in the future.
PIER Release 1 will be alpha tested by residency programs for one year starting in November 2014. Release 1 is available below for use by all residency programs during alpha testing.
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