The 2009 Biennial Meeting of the Pulmonary Pathology Society

Guinee, Jr., Donald G.
February 2010
Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Feb2010, Vol. 134 Issue 2, p225
Academic Journal
Information about several papers discussed at the 2009 Biennial Meeting of the Pulmonary Pathology Society on education and research in lung pathology which was held in June 24, 2009 in Portland, Oregon is presented. Topics include new neoplastic, nonneoplastic lung disease and asbestosis. The meeting featured several pathologists including David Dail and William Travis.


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