Association of Pathology Chairs - www.apcprods.org

 

 

 

         Questions or

         Comments?

                    Contact:

                   Sue Plath
           PIER Project Lead, CAP

 

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        Development

           Partners:

 

                    

 

                   

 

      

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   PIER Collaboration

      Working Group

 

Co-Leaders

Walter Henricks

Liron Pantanowitz

 

APC/PRODS Leaders

Donald Karcher

Suzanne Powell

Allan Tucker

 

Members

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
Enrique Terrazas
J. Mark Tuthill
Myra L. Wilkerson

PIER Happenings

September 30 – Launch PIER Release 1
October 1 – Presentation to Southeast Regional Meeting
October 21 – Presentation to West/Midwest Regional Meeting
Oct-Nov – Prepare/Train Alpha Test PRODS
Nov-Jan – Begin Alpha Test

 

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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

Cleveland Clinic

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

Vanderbilt University

 

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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! More information to come about how you can provide input to improve PIER for all residency programs.

Pathology Informatics Essentials for Residents

Resource Page

 

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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PIER At-a-Glance (PDF)

 

PIER Instructional

Resource Guide

Release 1 (PDF)

 

Explains PIER's approach and curriculum scope and sequence

PIER Toolkit

Release 1 (PDF)

 

Provides the interactive tool templates to plan, implement, and manage PIER

 

Introduction to PIER

(15:55 Streaming Video)

APC Annual Meeting

Plenary Session

July 9, 2014