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In January 2017, a working group comprised of representatives from the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), College of American Pathologists (CAP), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), and American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) published the guidelines for the interpretation and reporting of somatic variants. This subject matter expert panel comprised of investigators with expertise in molecular pathology, medical genetics, and clinical oncology, assessed the current status of NGS-based testing for cancer and established standardized classification, annotation, interpretation, and reporting conventions for sequence variants associated with cancer.

In this webinar, Dr. Marilyn M. Li summarizes the guideline and provides a number of examples illustrating how to implement the classification system.

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Speaker: Marilyn M. Li, MD

Host: Antonia R. Sepulveda, MD, PhD

Duration: 1 hr

Level of Instruction: Basic

Last day to purchase course and claim credit: January 26, 2021

Maximum SAM credit available: 1.0

How to claim credit: To earn SAM credit, all learners must watch the webinar, achieve a minimum score of 80% on the online quiz, and complete an online survey. To access the quiz, click "Submit credit" on the course homepage or click on "My Credit" on the menu to the left and then "submit credit" for the appropriate course.

This course is approved by the American Board of Pathology for 1.0 SAM credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Participants must successfully complete the online modular exams (answering at least 80% of the questions in a topic module correctly).

* You may not submit SAMs and CME/CMLE credit for the same content.

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Course Information
Course Date:
January 26, 2018
Course Objectives
  • Evaluate current status of interpretation and reporting of sequence variants in cancer and recognize the urgent needs of standardization
  • Discuss different levels of evidence used for variant classification
  • Describe the tier-based variant classification centered on clinical and experimental evidence
  • Identify the tier-based reporting system, the nomenclature of sequence variants and essential components of reports for cancer sequencing tests
AMP/ASCO/CAP Standards and Guidelines of Somatic Variant Interpretation and Reporting
Speaker Information
Marilyn M. Li MD   [ view bio ]
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Board of Pathology
Self-Assessment Module: 1.00
Li Webinar +SAM
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Non-member Price: $215.00