The KCIAPM interactive slide seminar 3 – for the year 2019 was hosted by RV Metropolis Diagnostic and Healthcare Center Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore on Sunday, the 5th of May, 2019 at Basement Auditorium, MS Ramaiah Memorial Hospital, Bangalore.
A total of ten interesting cases from histopathology archival material of RV Metropolis were retrieved. The slides were scanned and the digitized whole slide images were made available online – courtesy of Aindra Systems ( The slides represented cases from soft tissue, breast, lymphoreticular system, endocrine system, ENT, genital system, and renal system. Hyperlink to access the digital slides were provided to all the colleges across the state and answers to the cases were sought prior to the seminar.

The event began with the welcome address by Dr. Vijayshankar, Secretary of KCIAPM. Ten post-graduate students from previously allotted medical colleges, presented the microscopic findings and diagnosis of each of these cases. The event was streamed live on the KCIAPM YouTube channel.

The cases were moderated by senior pathologists of RV Metropolis – Dr. H.N. Ravi Kumar, Dr Vani Ravikumar and Dr Santosh KV. Each presentation by the student was followed by a detailed discussion, approach to diagnosis and differential diagnosis by the moderators. The students were objectively assessed by Dr. Pradeep Kumar, the judge for the event; and a cash prize and certificate were awarded to the best presenter at the end of the event.
The proud recipient of the best presentation was Dr. Shruthi from KMC, Mangalore.

The seminar was well attended by about 65 delegates and viewed live by viewers across the state
The event concluded with the vote of thanks by Dr. Vani Ravikumar.

Access the slides from the following link

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Password: kciapm@aindra2019

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