Create and distribute virtual microscopy courses, lectures, exams

and proficiency tests.

Develop microscopy courses and related exams with digital slides, then share them easily across networks and access via your mobile platforms.

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Tutor 1, 2, OLT, Tablet and Proficiency Test/EQA

Philips Pathology Education Tutor allows whole slide images, cases and multimedia content to be transformed into an engaging online virtual microscopy course.

With over 50,000 users globally, this online course creation tool brings the power of digital pathology to learning and proficiency training environments.



Accepts all major whole slide image formats. Optimized tablet display module is available for convenient learning using the device of choice.



Generate on-line tests and quizzes quickly with multiple question types. Full test results are reported out for download to course administrator. Students can learn through self-assessments with immediate feedback for formative learning.


Continuous professional development

Tutorials and online courses based on digital slides can be used for continuous learning in professional communities. Rare and unique slide collections can be widely distributed with the online platform.


Create engaging content

Live lectures, distance learning courses and exams can be created that integrate multimedia and annotations for a rich learning experience based on whole slide images. The intuitive web-based editing environment allows curriculum to be seamlessly built and immediately published.



Create groups and completely customize the permissions and settings to ensure that the right learners see the right content at the right time.


Quality assurance assessments

External quality assessments and proficiency tests can be easily generated and distributed to a professional community to ensure quality assurance.

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Recommended hardware requirements



Screen Resolution


Dual-core @1.65GHz

4GB of physical RAM memory


IE (11), Chrome, Firefox, Safari

Operating system

Other software


Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7

A PDF reader (e.g. Adobe Acrobat Reader)

100Mbit or Integrated 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN

Brochure: Tutor Brochure

  1. Tutor is for educational use only and not intended for diagnostic, monitoring or therapeutic purposes or in any other manner for regular medical practice.

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