Anatomical Pathology

Technical General

Proficiency testing for laboratories performing general histopathology processes.
Unstained formalin fixed paraffin sections are provided for most exercises. Unstained tissue sections are submitted by participants for the Processing and Sectioning exercise.

Frequency / Number of samples

3 surveys per year / 1-2 exercises per survey

Tests

Routine histology techniques. 2019 testing includes H&E staining, Iron staining, Fungi staining, Processing and Sectioning exercise.

Urology Diagnostic

Proficiency testing for laboratories and pathologists reporting urological pathology. Educational resource for other laboratories and trainees.
Stained sections are provided as virtual microscope slide images in the myQAP portal. USBs can be purchased separately.

Frequency / Number of samples

1 survey per year / 10 cases per survey

Tests

Urological Pathology