THYROID CYTOLOGY SEMINAR (WEBINAR) 2020 was held on 26th August 2020 using online Zoom platform and Cytology Unit, Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Alor Setar hosted the event. The seminar was jointly organized by MSOC and it was participated by 107 participants (including committees) from all over Malaysia, comprising of Specialists, Medical Officers, Scientific Officers and Medical Laboratory Technologists from pathological field.
It was initiated by a welcome speech by the President of MSOC Prof. Dato' Dr. Sharifah Noor Akmal Syed Hussain from Pantai Premier Pathology Lab in Kuala Lumpur. Among invited speakers are Prof Sharifah Noor Akmal herself, Dr Mukarramah Che Ayob and Dr Norhayati Yunus from Hospital Raja Perempuan Zainab II, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Dr Wong Yin Ping from Hospital Canselor Tuanku Mukhriz, UKM Cheras, Dr Norizal bin Mohd Noor from Universiti of Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sungai Buloh and Dr Noorasmaliza Md Paiman from Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah, Alor Setar.
The objectives of the seminar were to give latest updates on Thyroid cytopathology reporting, discussing the challenges in reporting of thyroid cytopathology and sharing interesting cases from different centres in Malaysia.
Malaysian Society of Cytology
MALAYSIAN SOCIETY OF CYTOLOGY (Persatuan Sitologi Malaysia)
Cytopathology Unit, Department of Pathology,
UKM Medical Centre, Jln Yaacob Latif,
56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA,