Have You Submitted Your GRIPE20 Poster Abstract Yet?

*Reminder* #GRIPE20 Call for Posters and Oral Abstracts – Due August 1

As a reminder, The Group for Research in Pathology Education (GRIPE) extends a warm welcome to join them for their annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas on January 23-25, 2020. This year’s theme is “Enhancing Pathology’s Visibility to Our Students, Colleagues and Patients.” Abstracts are currently welcomed for Poster and Oral presentation format. Deadline for submission: August 1, 2019 Click here to submit or visit the GRIPE website at www.GRIPEweb.org. *Abstracts will not be considered without an included disclosure form for each presenter completed with the abstract.That disclosure form can be found here.

Have questions or would like more information? Please contact us at support@gripeadmin.org.

GRIPE 2019 Photo Contest Now Open

Submission deadline: January 15, 2019


The time is again upon us for the GRIPE 2019 Photo Contest. Photos will be accepted in the following categories:

  • GROSS (specimens, patients, etc)
  • MICRO (sections, cytology, etc)
  • OTHER (EM, immunofluorescence, etc)
Photos will be judged on the following criteria:
  • Clarity of Illustration (good example, well prepared specimen)
  • Photographic Excellence (good lighting, nondistracting background, etc)
  • Usefulness for teaching medical students
  • Does the slide help fill gaps in the GRIPE photo collection

Contributors of photos accepted for entry into the GRIPE Photo Bank will receive a Certificate of Charitable Contribution.

All entries must be original 35mm color transparencies or digital images with a minimum resolution of 768 x 512. There is no limit to the number of entries per person. Please label all images with the name of the entrant, the organ, and the diagnosis and return the completed Contributor Agreement Form posted online with your entries.

All photos are submitted with the understanding that they may be used and distributed as part of the GRIPE Photo Bank. Contributors retain copyright control of the accepted images.

Submission deadline: January 15, 2019

Judging will take place at the Winter 2019 GRIPE Meeting, held at the New Orleans Doubletree by Hilton in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. Judges will be members of the GRIPE Photo Bank Committee.

Submission Form: Click here!

Call for Tom Kent Award Nominees – Deadline 11/15

The Tom Kent Award is designed to recognize an individual’s exceptional lifetime contribution to pathology education. Nominees should have a broad contribution to pathology education and the nomination should focus on a lifetime of contribution, rather than something done at any one point in time.

Letters to the GRIPE Executive Committee from three GRIPE Members from separate institutions are required to nominate an individual. Letters may also come from outside the GRIPE organization. Nominated individuals do not need to be GRIPE members.

Nomination Deadline: November 15, 2018

Download the nomination form here

GRIPE Workshop Abstract Deadline Reminder! Due 10/23

The deadline for the Call for Workshop Abstracts is quickly drawing to a close! The submission deadline is October 23, 2015. As a reminder, proposals are to be submitted through the GRIPE abstract submission website, or you can visit the GRIPE website at www.gripeweb.org.

Accepted abstracts will be presented at the 2016 GRIPE Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, January 28-30.