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Candidates must be Board eligible or certified in anatomic pathology or anatomic and clinical pathology and must have or be eligible for an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Kansas. The fellow participates in the courtroom experience, first by accompanying the attending physician to court, and later in the year, by giving sworn testimony in the cases that the fellow has participated. Arizona, University of Arizona -Hematopathology , link. The fellow is required to participate in interdepartmental multidisciplinary tumor conferences, teach pathology residents and medical students, and conduct a research project. Training includes acquisition of diagnostic skills for benign and neoplastic hematologic disorders using blood, bone marrow, lymph nodes, body fluids and any tissues involved by hematologic disorders. FNAs comprise approximately one-third of the nongynecologic specimens.
The fellow also gains experience with inpatient and outpatient standard apheresis therapies, as well as low-density lipoprotein apheresis, photopheresis, and peripheral blood progenitor cell collection and processing. Fellow Responsibilities and Requirements: Cedars-Sinai is a bed tertiary care center that offers abundant learning opportunities, including approximately 55, blood product transfusions and 2, therapeutic apheresis procedures annually. Training includes experience in donor and transfusion services, therapeutic apheresis, tissue banking, stem cell processing, and coagulation.
California licensure is required at the time of appointment. Commensurate with the applicant's year of postgraduate training. Please visit our website for complete checklist and more information. The Cytopathology Laboratory processes about 20, gynecologic, non-gynecologic specimens and fine needle aspiration biopsies FNAB including a significant practice of endoscopic ultrasound EUS guided procedures that produce both fine needle aspiration specimens and core biopsies with touch preps.
The program offers a rich variety of clinical material and research opportunities for developing both an academic and clinical career.
Fellow Responsibilities and Translational Research Opportunities: The Fellow will be integrated in a graduated manner into all aspects of the clinical practice of Cytopathology on a daily basis, including laboratory processing, diagnostic interpretation and reporting, cytologic-histologic correlations and active participation in the performance of superficial FNABs and intra-procedural evaluations of deep FNABs.
Participation in at least one investigative project and department journal clubs is expected during the year. Shikha Bose, MD Applications: Please visit our website for a complete checklist and more information. Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship Opening for The Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center provides a funded ACGME-accredited fellowship position with a unique opportunity to combine state of the art molecular pathology with hands-on exposure to the clinical laboratory, clinical genetics, cytogenetics, and translational research.
The Molecular Pathology Laboratory combines single gene tests and next-generation sequencing, with a focus on precision medicine for oncology, but also provides exposure to inherited and infectious disease. The Cytogenetics Laboratory is uniquely integrated with the Molecular Division and fellows participate in an integrated daily sign-out. The Cytogenetics Laboratory offers a broad range of testing which includes prenatal and postnatal diagnostics, and oncology testing by karyotype, FISH, and chromosomal microarray.
With an excellent ratio of faculty to trainees, there is the opportunity to observe different approaches to clinical evaluation and to receive a high level of individualized mentorship. In addition to daily routine sign-out, the fellow has hands-on experience in the laboratory with current assays and is required to develop a new clinical test during the course of the fellowship. This is facilitated by the Cedars-Sinai Clinical Scholars Program, which provides formal training in biostatistics, scientific ethics, grant writing, and approaches to clinical research and personalized medicine.
Jean Lopategui, MD All materials and inquiries should be addressed to the program coordinator: This program provides training in diagnostic GI and liver pathology including liver transplant and pancreatic pathology. The program provides ample resources including a generous annual educational stipend and support for clinical and translational research.
Off service time 2 days each week is given to the fellow for research activities and conference preparation. Maha Guindi, MD Applications: Hematopathology Fellowship Opening for Program Description The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers a one-year fellowship in hematopathology.
Cedars-Sinai is a bed tertiary care center in which the Hematopathology Laboratory offers a large volume of tests and provides a state of the art hematopathology laboratory including color flow cytometry, FISH, immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, hemoglobinopathy by HPLC, molecular hematopathology, targeted sequencing analysis by NGS studies and special coagulation including extensive experience with thromboelestrogram TEG.
Fellow Responsibilities and Translational Research Opportunities There is abundant hematopathology material with over 1, bone marrows and lymphoma cases from adult and pediatric patients per year. Training includes experience in flow cytometry, immunophenotyping, immunoperoxidase techniques, molecular diagnostics, and coagulation. Stipends Commensurate with the applicant's year of postgraduate training.
Program Director Serhan Alkan, M. Applications Please visit our website for complete checklist and more information. Renal Pathology Fellowship Opening for , The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers a one-year fellowship in renal pathology. In addition to light, immunofluorescence and electron microscopy, IHC and molecular studies are performed as appropriate. Cedars-Sinai has a large active transplant center, and there are ample opportunities for clinical and translational research in transplant and native renal disease.
Training includes graduated responsibility in the diagnosis and reporting of renal biopsies, including performing electron microscopy, and interacting with nephrologists. The fellow is expected to participate in regular renal pathology conferences and participate in resident education during their required renal pathology rotation. Participation in at least one investigative project is expected during the year. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers a one-year fellowship in Surgical Pathology with emphasis on diagnostic Dermatopathology and Musculoskeletal Pathology.
The Division of Anatomic Pathology is a very busy, high-volume complex surgical pathology practice. This program provides training in wide variety of cases, with access to 50, in-house general surgical specimens and 15, in-house and outreach skin specimens annually.
The Fellow will be integrated in a graduated responsibility manner into all aspects of the clinical practice of Surgical Pathology on a daily basis, including diagnostic interpretation and reporting, presentation at intramural, local and international conferences USCAP , communication with clinical teams, and research. The fellow is encouraged to participate in ongoing investigative projects in the area of Dermatopathology and Musculoskeletal Pathology.
Commensurate with the applicant's year of postgraduate training Program Director: Wonwoo Shon, DO Applications: The Norris Cancer and Keck Hospitals provide extensive exposure to cancer cytopathology. The candidate must have completed 3 years of Anatomic Pathology training or 4 years of Anatomic and Clinical Pathology training by the beginning of the fellowship training. The candidate must have a California Medical License by July 1st of their training year.
The fellow's primary responsibilities include signing out of surgical cases, frozen section diagnosis and occasional autopsies. The program offers excellent experience in fine needle aspiration. With UCLA residents and an attending staff of five, there are many opportunities for interacting with staff and direct teaching.
In addition, the county hospital provides exposure to many unusual and rare cases. There is also ample opportunity for attending and organizing specialty conferences. Research and study time is available, including elective time in selected subspecialty areas. This position is open to applicants who have completed their training in AP and are Board eligible or certified.
A California license is a requirement. Are commensurate with the resident's level of training. Prefer applications before December for the following July.
Inquiries should be directed to: At Stanford, we offer a dedicated Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship 1 position per year, pending ACGME accreditation that will provide in-depth training in GU pathology with the goal of becoming a specialist in the field.
The Stanford Genitourinary Pathology Service is rich with both routine GU pathology and advanced consultative material to learn from. Graduated responsibility opportunities include a Junior Attending rotation, presenting at GU tumor boards, teaching opportunities such as departmental fellow-led teaching conferences , and service as a point person and consultant on GU-pathology-related issues.
Elective and research time can be used to pursue additional subspecialty training in other areas such as GYN, GI, or renal pathology or to work on research projects. Departmental resources and support are available for clinicopathologic and translational research projects. We offer a one-year GU fellowship that provides advanced, focused, and intensive training in diagnostic genitourinary pathology: Please fill out the application form http: The program is designed to give a broad experience in diagnostic hematology and in laboratory hematology.
The fellow in hematopathology will gain experience and expertise in the processing and interpretation of peripheral blood smears, bone marrow aspirates and biopsies and lymph nodes. Since hematopathology is primarily a subspecialty, based in the laboratory, exposure to a variety of modern diagnostic techniques and the operation of a laboratory is required.
This includes familiarity with a full range of standard coagulation measures, immunopathology, hemoglobin analysis, molecular biology, special histochemistry, cytogenetics, hematology instrumentation, quality control and laboratory management.
Training in this program will encompass studies relevant to hematopathology with flow cytometry, electron microscopy and surface marker techniques. The Program Director will select from resident applicants preferably who have had four or more years of training with two years anatomic pathology and two years clinical pathology experience; or three years clinical pathology experience with eligibility to take CP Boards. Completed applications consist of the following and must include all gaps of time regardless of professional or personal: Schmidt at hs-pathprograms ucdavis.
For additional information, please visit our website at: Engage with clinical and informatics faculty in multiple specialties throughout UC Davis Health. Pursue learning projects in collaboration with industry and UC Davis Health.
Length of fellowship is two years; however, applicants interested in pursuing another ACGME-approved fellowship within the department cytopathology, hematopathology can integrate the clinical informatics training, and complete both fellowships within two years rather than three. MD or DO degree from an appropriately accredited institution. To initiate the application process, please submit CV and three letters of recommendation to: Program Coordinator Anna G. Hematopathology Fellowship Openings for and The Department of Pathology at the University of California, Irvine offers a one-year accredited Fellowship position in Hematopathology.
The Program is designed to provide comprehensive training in diagnostic hematopathology and laboratory hematology including morphologic evaluation of peripheral blood smears, body fluids, bone marrow, lymph nodes and other tissue, performance of bone marrow procedure, interpretation of laboratory hematology, coagulation, flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry, chromosomal and molecular cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics.
The fellow is also provided with the learning opportunities at Children's Hospital of Orange County for pediatric hematopathology and NeoGenomics laboratories for cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics.
The fellow participates with faculty mentors to gain experience in laboratory management, teaching medical students, residents and fellows, and developing and conducting scholarly and research activities in the broad field of hematopathology. A California medical license is required at the beginning of their fellowship.
The salary is comparable to that of residents of this institution with equivalent years of postdoctoral training. The Gastrointestinal Pathology Fellowship at UCSD is designed to provide rigorous diagnostic training with the opportunity for graduated, independent sign-out responsibilities for gastrointestinal, hepatic and pancreaticobiliary surgical pathology cases.
The program takes advantage of USCD's large volume of diverse cases with a considerable proportion of high-complexity and esoteric cases, including but not limited to the categories of neoplastic and non-neoplastic GI mucosal biopsies and resections, liver explants, medical liver biopsies including transplant biopsies, pancreatic surgicals and outside consultation cases. Areas of expertise are myriad and include inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, fatty liver disease, liver transplant pathology and a variety of neoplastic diseases, including pancreatic cancer.
To further strengthen training in academic gastrointestinal pathology, each Fellow is required to complete at least one clinicopathologic research project clinical, translational or basic science related to gastrointestinal disease and will have close mentorship from the faculty. Currently, the program supports one Fellow per year. The position is a 12 month commitment. The ideal candidate for the Fellowship is proactive, motivated, and demonstrates the ability to work well with a diverse team; has a great sense of humor, positive mental attitude, strong work ethic and superb communication skills; and finally, demonstrates diagnostic rigor with attention to detail and has a record of academic interest and achievement.
Alexandra Murtha, Program Coordinator Email: This position will fall under the supervision of Dr. Oluwole Fadare, Director of the Surgical Pathology Fellowship, and will include the option for months of general surgical pathology, as desired. Surgical pathology fellows at UCSD help provide continuity of clinical care by previewing all cases and provide preliminary diagnoses to clinicians. They supervise the gross room and teach residents rotating on surgical pathology.
The position is structured for graduated responsibility to the level of junior faculty. Each fellow takes weeks of call as acting attending on Surgical Pathology service. This will depend on the goals of the fellow and needs of the program. Please submit application materials via email no later than September 30, to include: Interested applicants should submit material via email to amurtha ucsd.
During this time, the fellow will have increasing levels of responsibility commensurate with level of performance. Substantial emphasis is also placed on the integration of surgical pathology with Cytopathology.
The fellowship offers opportunities for teaching pathology residents and medical students as well as the opportunity to investigate any one of a number of research projects during the year. Diagnostic, research and teaching skills are emphasized in this academic environment. California Medical License required. Curriculum vitae, personal statement, completed standardized CAP application and three letters of reference Program Director Info: Please submit your application materials no later than September 15th for interview consideration.
The overall goal of this one year fellowship is to prepare trainees for a successful career in molecular pathology. At the time of completion of the fellowship, trainees will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to assume the directorship of a clinical molecular pathology laboratory and to continue with a pattern of lifelong learning in this field. During the course of the program, MGP fellows will participate in the day-to-day operation of molecular genetic pathology laboratories performing and interpreting a variety of clinical tests.
Fellows entering the program as pathologists will additionally gain experience with the diagnosis, management, treatment, and counseling of patients with genetic disorders during rotations through Medical Genetics clinics, while fellows entering as medical geneticists will gain exposure to surgical pathology and autopsy pathology via a rotation through the surgical pathology service. In addition, trainees will attend didactic sessions with the supervising Medical Staff, courses in Medical Genetics, journal clubs, and laboratory and clinical conferences.
Fellows are highly encouraged and expected to perform at least one research project of their own choosing with the guidance and assistance of one or more faculty members in the Department of Pathology. Must qualify for licensure in California. Please submit the following documents to Program Director, Dr.
September 15, [ ]. Please submit application materials via email no later than September 15, to include: Cytopathology Fellowship Opening for The fellow also works with pathology residents rotating in cytopathology, and with a staff of exceptional cytotechnologists.
In addition to the large volume of daily cases, the fellow has access to an exhaustive cytopathology library and glass slide study cases. The laboratory processes over , Paps annually and uses both ThinPrep and Surepath technologies. It receives over 7, non-gyn specimens, including over 2, FNAs. Upon completion of the program, the fellow is well prepared for a cytopathology career in either an academic or private practice setting.
The Department of Pathology at Hartford Hospital sponsors three advanced-level one- year fellowships in surgical pathology. The Division of Anatomic Pathology represents an extensive training resource based on over 50, surgical accessions.
The program features, in addition to the general surgical pathology rotations, opportunities for extensive experience in all subspecialty areas. The fellow program is structured to include 9-months of service responsibility and 3 months of elective rotation. The surgical pathology fellow under direct supervision of attending pathologists is part of a team approach to signing out surgical pathology cases.
Along with residents and pathology attendings the fellows perform frozen sections and gross specimens. The fellows are expected to assume the role of team leader by managing overflow.
They independently preview slides before sign out with the attending staff. Experience in immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology and other subspecialities are available through elective rotations. Opportunities for teaching at the student and resident levels are available as are opportunities for presentation of diagnostic material at clinical pathological conferences.
Investigative work and clinical-pathologic research activities are encouraged and resources are readily available. Fellowship appointments are effective July 1 of each academic year. Inquires regarding applications should be addressed to: Box Hartford, CT Telephone: Breast Pathology Fellowship one position per year Accepting applications for Lee Moffitt Cancer Center MCC is a one-year fellowship designed to provide extensive exposure to diagnostic, prognostic and theranostic breast pathology as well as multidisciplinary management of breast disease.
The fellow will participate in intraoperative gross examinations of breast specimens, intraoperative evaluation of sentinel lymph nodes, sign out of cases, and breast multidisciplinary tumor board discussions. The fellow will also have weeks of clinical rotations through the breast medical oncology and radiation oncology clinics as well as surgical oncology including OR observership.
The fellow will actively participate in teaching pathology residents, surgical oncology fellows and visiting international physicians. The fellow will have dedicated research time and will be required to be involved in departmental basic and translational research activities and contribute to publishing abstracts and peer-reviewed articles. In addition to the large number and the complexity of cases, a great asset of this program is the outstanding faculty as well as the in-house molecular diagnostics.
The integrated multidisciplinary practice model enhanced with molecular pathology and personalized medicine programs well prepare the graduates to practice Breast pathology in the changing world of precision medicine Requirements: Commensurate with level of post graduate training.
We will start accepting applications immediately for AY The Department of Anatomic Pathology at the H. Opportunity exists to enhance the diagnostic and clinical correlative skills and competency of the fellow in order to be able to pursue a successful career in the academic, community hospital, and practice settings. The fellow will have eight months of clinical service, including consultation service and surgical bench, and teaching responsibilities.
Four months will be dedicated to the following rotations: Case material includes biopsies, routine specimens, review cases and greater than 1, outside expert consultation cases per year. The program has a preference for candidates who are already board certified. You can read more about Moffitt's fellowships at https: Our fellowship provides the successful candidate an opportunity to pursue translational research in personalized cancer care. Duties will include advanced molecular analysis including ISH, image analysis, molecular pathology, and next generation genomics.
There will be ample participation in biobanking, retrospective specimen review, TMA construction, and opportunities to learn and participate in translational studies including biomarker intensive clinical trials. Successful candidates will be Florida medical licensed or eligible, board certified or board-eligible, and have completed an ACGME-accredited Anatomic Pathology residency. The program is based primarily at the Moffitt Cancer Center MCC and is designed to provide training in all aspects of tumor pathology.
The fellow will be involved in subspecialty sign out rotations on a monthly basis for nine months and three months of elective in all subspecialty areas, including research and Molecular Pathology.
The elective time can also be devoted to one subspecialty area. This fellowship will include the gross inspection, frozen section interpretation as well as complete evaluation of the surgical and consult cases assigned to the fellow and under direct supervision of the faculty members. The fellow will actively participate in the teaching of medical students, pathology residents, and visiting international physicians.
Fellows are required to be involved in departmental basic and translational research activities and contribute to publishing abstracts and peer reviewed papers. This fellowship program has a year history and has trained many pathologists who are now in leadership positions of various practice settings.
In addition to the large number and complexity of cases, a great asset of this program is the outstanding faculty who are experts in their perspective subspecialty with national and international recognition. The integrated multidisciplinary practice model enhanced with molecular pathology and personalized medicine programs well prepare the graduates to practice surgical pathology in the changing world of precision medicine.
We strive to train independent hematopathologists to acquire state of the art diagnostic skills and clinical research knowledge, and to foster the pursuit of academic or specialty practice careers.
The structure of our one-year clinical fellowship provides one core year of training in diagnostic hematopathology to meet eligibility for the subspecialty certification in Hematology given by the American Board of Pathology. The fellows will become proficient in evaluation of hematopathologic materials by exposure to approximately 5, in-house and consultation bone marrows, flow cytometry analyses, 1, in-house and consultation lymph nodes, 1, fine needle aspirates of lymph nodes, and 5, peripheral blood smears and body fluids yearly.
Application deadline is January for AY We also consider excellent candidates if the positions unfilled by then. Submit application and supporting documents to: Cytopathology Fellowship Position The program provides advanced and intensive training in all areas of cytopathology including gynecological pathology, non-gynecological cytology, and fine needle aspiration FNA.
Additionally, the fellows will have hands-on experience in ultrasound guided FNA of superficial masses of the head and neck.
Our fellowship faculty includes five pathologists who are American Board of Pathology -certified in cytopathology. We currently review more than 6, non-gynecological cytology specimens, including approximately 2, FNAs and over gynecological specimens Thin-layer preparation pap tests per year. Fellows are expected to participate in teaching and related interdepartmental conferences.
Opportunities for research activities are available throughout the program. Applicant Requirements Successful fellowship candidates must be eligible for certification or certified in Anatomic, or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, by the American Board of Pathology.
Applicants are required to have passed all three steps of the United States Medical Licensing Examination. Applications Completed application packets must be received by September 30, , and must include: Please send completed packets to: Box Gainesville, FL Email: Margo Kramer, Fellowship Coordinator Email: Surgical Pathology Fellowship - The University of Florida Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine offers a comprehensive one-year fellowship in surgical pathology that provides advanced and intensive training in diagnostic surgical pathology.
The non-ACGME-accredited Surgical Pathology Fellowship at the University of Florida provides fellows with the opportunity for advanced training and in-depth experience in different facets of surgical pathology with particular interest in Gastrointestinal and Liver, Genitourinary, Breast and Gynecologic pathology. It also prepares them for a career in either academics or private practice.
A large volume of surgical and consultation material provides an opportunity for the development of proficiency in the diagnosis of neoplastic and benign diseases, as well as transplant pathology. Fellows will have the opportunity for graduated sign-out responsibilities, including intraoperative consultations. Successful fellowship candidates must be certification-eligible or certified in anatomic, or anatomic and clinical pathology, by the American Board of Pathology.
Applicant Requirements Successful fellowship candidates must be certification-eligible or certified in anatomic, or anatomic and clinical pathology, by the American Board of Pathology. Applicants are required to have passed all three , steps of the United States Medical Licensing Examination. Applications Completed application packets must be received by December 1, , and must include a: Interviews for the fellowship will be completed by March 1, Electronic submission of fellowship application materials is preferred.
Send completed packets to: David Hernandez Gonzalo, M. Box Gainesville, FL [ ]. The program is designed to provide a quality experience in the broad discipline of blood banking and transfusion medicine.
Our curriculum provides the fellow with individual mentorship and guidance by faculty with expertise in transfusion service, apheresis, blood banking, infectious disease testing, stem cell therapy, immunology and transplant serology. Shands Jacksonville Medical Center SJMC is a bed level 1 trauma center with a level 2 neonatal intensive care unit and an active cardiac surgery program.
Please send inquires to email for specific details: We are committed to producing graduates capable of entry into academic or private practice and promoting a multidisciplinary approach to breast health care. Program Director Shahla Masood, M. Step 3 is also a requirement. Early application is encouraged.
Number of Positions 1 Required Documentation Once applicants have submitted their standardized CAP application, they will need to send the following documents in order to be considered for a fellowship position: These letters should be addressed to Shahla Masood, M.
Program Director and Chair, Department of Pathology. The program focuses exclusively on gynecological cytology, non-gynecological cytology, and fine needle aspiration biopsy cytology. Weekly didactic and microscopic conferences, monthly lectures, as well as a bi-monthly journal club supplement this training. During this period, the fellow is engaged in the examination of the cytopathologic material submitted to the Service under the supervision of the attending staff.
The program also includes participation in the Intraoperative Cytology Consultation Service. Step 3 is a requirement as well as eligibility for medical license in the state of Florida. Number of Positions 2 Required documentation Once applicants have submitted their applications, they will need to send the following documents in order to be considered for a fellowship position: These letters should be addressed to Shahla Masood, MD.
This must include dates of training and be signed by the institution's program director or chairman or training completion certificates. Stipend and Maintenance The stipend is commensurate with the year of the applicant's postgraduate training. The Breast and Gynecologic pathology fellowship is a one-year, ACGME-approved position designed to provide advanced in-depth training in Breast and Gynecologic pathology from three major institutions, including a multidisciplinary cancer center, tertiary care county and private hospitals, as well as multiple primary care satellite clinics.
In addition, the curriculum includes core training in Laboratory Management and Pathology Informatics. Elective rotations are available with opportunities for clinical and translational research.
The fellows are primarily responsible for the consultative services and the multidisciplinary clinical-pathological conferences for Breast and GYN Oncology. See Pathology Residency Program for Hospital details. The Breast and Gynecologic pathology services signs out approximately 11, surgical specimens per year. Applications should be submitted along with curriculum vitae, personal statement, photo and three letters of recommendation to the Fellowship Program Director and copy the Fellowship Program Coordinator.
Fellowship Program Director Carmen R. The location of our laboratory within the Department of Pathology provides ready access to a wealth of teaching material and two large libraries which offer unique patient care perspectives and research-related services.
A large collection of glass slides and medical photographs is available to fellows and residents. The pediatric pathology fellow is involves in every pediatric autopsy with emphasis in the more complicated cases. The fellow assumes the daily sign-out responsibilities under faculty supervision. The fellow may rotate in other pediatric hospitals as elective rotation.
The fellow is strongly encouraged to publish case reports and series of pediatric patients during the fellowship.
The Pediatric Pathology fellow is encouraged to attend the consensus conference at the multiheaded microscope. The fellow is also encouraged to teach medical students several laboratories throughout the year with gross organs including congenital heart disease, cystic renal diseases, pediatric pulmonary pathology, etc.
Applications should be sent to: The ACGME-accredited program provides extensive training in all areas of Cytopathology, including gynecologic and non-gynecologic specimens as well as performance and interpretation of fine needle aspiration biopsies. The fellow is required to conduct research and expected to bring to completion at least one research project upon graduation.
There is strong departmental and institutional support for research and additional education funding will be available for the fellow to attend or present at national conferences. The fellow is required to attend weekly educational conferences and involved in the education of pathology residents during electives in Cytopathology as well as surgical oncology fellows during their 1 month rotation.
This is a premier cytopathology fellowship program. In addition to the large number and complexity of cases, another great advantage of this program is the faculty to fellow ratio of Faculty are experts in their perspective fields with national and international recognition.
Many test books and book chapters are edited or authored by our faculty and trainees. For the past 10 years all of our fellows have passed the Cytopathology board successfully and are practicing as Cytopathologists in an academic setting, VA hospital, community hospital or large laboratories. Many of them receive institutional or national awards. The graduates stated that they had extra niche in pancreatic cytology, intraoperative cytological evaluation of sentinel lymph node of breast cancer, and bone and soft tissue cytology.
They also have additional exposure to performing fine needle aspiration biopsy of thyroid. Board certified candidates who have completed a surgical pathology fellowship are preferred. We are currently accepting applications for AY until September 30, The Department of Pathology invites applications for a one year fellowship in surgical pathology.
Based in a university health care system which includes the bed Medical Center, the Critical Care Center housing a county regional trauma center, and the bed Children's Hospital of Georgia, the program provides advanced training and graduated responsibilities in diagnostic surgical pathology. The laboratory examines about 14, surgical specimens using up to date CAP protocols, and immunohistochemical and molecular work up; and about 1, frozen sections per year.
Responsibilities include preliminary diagnosis of all cases, frozen section interpretation including hot-seat, and preview of cases on consult services with appropriate supervision by faculty.
The fellow is expected to present at interdepartmental tumor boards, and participate in the training of anatomic pathology residents. Educational activities include didactic conferences, unknown case conferences, monthly journal clubs, evidence-based conferences, and case presentations. The department provides ample opportunities for scholarly activities and collaborations in all areas of surgical pathology.
The faculty includes board certified specialists in most areas of anatomic pathology such as dermatopathology, hematopathology, neuropathology, cytopathology, and molecular pathology.
Other available subspecialties include head and neck, thyroid, renal, gastrointestinal, gynecologic, and genitourinary pathology. The department has a close relationship with the Georgia Cancer Center, which provides many opportunities for basic and translational research, as well as the adjacent Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.
Augusta, one of the largest cities in Georgia, is located on the south bank of the Savannah River midway between the Great Smokey Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. It is a growing and thriving city with a metropolitan- area population of around ,, and recently ranked the second most favorable place to live in Georgia. The city has an active cultural life including symphony and ballet organizations, a choral society, and theatre groups.
Nearby Clarks Hill Lake has 1, miles of shoreline for recreation; and the Atlantic Coast and the Great Smokey Mountains are three hours away by automobile. Augusta is world- renowned as the home of the Masters Golf Tournament. American Board of Pathology eligible or certified individuals are preferred. Commensurate with PGY5 pay level or candidate's level of training.
The thyroid surgery program is very active and provides excellent case material in thyroid pathology. An active institutional program in oral and maxillofacial surgery, as well as an oral pathology outreach program, offers a rich and uniquely diverse training experience.
A growing consultation service provides experience in addressing more diagnostically difficult and unusual specimens. The instructorship provides a period of active training during the first part of the year followed by graduated responsibility allowing for supervised sign-out of cases and intraoperative consultations.
Elective time is also available for experience in other services. Ample opportunity for research exists and is encouraged. Edgar, MD James V. Under direct supervision of board certified forensic pathologists, the fellow will perform postmortem examinations to determine cause and manner of death; attend death scenes; review postmortem radiographs, collect specimens for toxicology, submit and review histologic specimens, collect evidence to be disseminated to various laboratories and agencies; prepare reports of postmortem examinations; review pertinent documents; and testify in court when called.
The fellow will rotate within the different in-house sections of the crime lab. The fellow will be afforded research opportunities and an opportunity to attend a national meeting. The applicant must possess a M. The applicant must be eligible to obtain a medical license in the State of Georgia prior to the commencement of the fellowship.
The fellowship salary is competitive at the appropriate PGY level and the benefits are those extended to other state employees. For further information and to submit the completed application and additional required documents see application coversheet contact: One year ACGME accredited hematopathology fellowship is designed to provide eligibility for the American Board of Pathology subspecialty examination in Hematopathology.
Fellowship includes exposure to full range of hematopathology including bone marrows, lymph nodes, body fluids, peripheral blood smears, flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry, molecular pathology, and coagulation. Hematopathology fellow and faculty work closely with clinicians providing an integrated learning experience.
Over bone marrow specimens, peripheral blood specimens and lymph node biopsies are evaluated annually. Morphology and flow cytometry data are typically integrated before finalizing marrow and flow reports. Diagnostic services involve evaluation of post-transplant marrows including STR engraftment analysis. Clinical, translational and basic research opportunities include thrombosis, pathways in the development of hematopoietic malignancies etc. Responsibilities The fellow is expected to become proficient in clinical and laboratory evaluations of hematologic disorders, including evaluation of pathologic materials i.
Responsibilities of the fellow include teaching Hematopathology to the residents, medical students and technologists. More information is available at the website https: Please send the completed application along with three letters of support to: The program is designed to provide comprehensive training in both diagnostic and investigative pediatric pathology and to substantially enhance the knowledge of pediatric pathology acquired by a general pathology trainee.
The material is diagnostically challenging. Ancillary tests to work up cases are available in the department: Opportunities exist to develop refined diagnostic skills through interactions with several divisions: The faculty is knowledgeable in all areas of pediatric pathology: The Department evaluates approximately 7, surgical specimens, cytology, cytogenetic studies, outside consults, fine needle aspirations and 40 autopsy cases per year.
The perinatal pathology rotation is offered in collaboration with Northwestern Memorial Hospital, where over placentas and perinatal autopsies are evaluated annually. Additional materials available for study include a collection of over 2, congenital cardiac specimens in The Farouk Idriss Cardiac Registry, as well as collections of several hundred microscopic slides of pathologic lesions organized by organ systems.
Candidates must have completed at least two years of training in an ACGME accredited residency program in anatomic and clinical pathology or anatomic pathology, be eligible for board examination and have a valid Illinois License. Candidates should forward a letter of interest, current CV and three letters of reference to: Applications are now being accepted for and Education and Research This interdisciplinary fellowship offers an extensive portfolio of transfusion medicine training activities.
Program faculty have a combined 25 consecutive years of scientific presentations at annual AABB meetings. Training includes the nationally accredited immunohematology reference laboratory of Heartland Blood Centers which resolves difficult and interesting cases from across the region. Dedicated research time is provided for fellows to develop and complete publication-worthy scientific studies for presentation at regional and national meetings.
RBC molecular testing is routinely performed weekly. NMH has an active therapeutic apheresis service supporting hematology, transplant, neurology and other consultative services.
The Lurie Childrens Hospital LCH Transfusion Service supports a Level 1 pediatric trauma center, active neonatal and pediatric intensive care units, and a large population of sickle-cell and thalassemia patients. Combined, the two hospitals perform over stem cell and organ transplants a year. Heartland Blood Centers collect over , donations a year and supports over 70 Chicago area hospitals. The fellow will have extensive experience in transfusion medicine consultations and donor center medical affairs.
Training is included in preoperative anemia clinic, blood management, and pediatric sickle cell care. Cellular therapy training includes HLA testing and stem cell processing and transplants.
These include two rotations in apheresis and one rotation each devoted to pediatrics, cell therapy, and research project development. Application Process Please prepare an application package with the following materials: Curriculum vitae Personal statement Three letters of recommendation Send application materials and letters of recommendation to: The Department of Pathology offers two highly competitive, one-year long, fellowship positions in Breast Pathology, emphasizing a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach.
Breast Pathology plays a central role in the care of patients with diseases of the breast; an accurate, state-of-art diagnosis is the cornerstone of any further evaluation and management of the patient.
This subspecialty area is headed by K. The Breast Pathology faculty involved in the program are committed to the subspecialty training of the breast pathology fellows and are leaders in the field at the local, national and international levels.
The program is designed to offer comprehensive advanced training in Breast Pathology including state-of-art diagnosis of common and rare benign and malignant breast conditions, immunohistochemistry and molecular diagnostics.
Opportunities exist for scholarly research projects in the study of breast diseases under the supervision of one of the Breast Pathology attendings. Members of the Breast Pathology faculty are actively involved in several funded basic science, translational science and clinical research studies at Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University is one of the largest referral centers in the Midwest for patients with diseases of the breast.
Breast cancer is one of the areas of excellence of the institution. More than 5, in-house breast cases and almost 1, breast pathology second opinion cases are evaluated in Breast Pathology annually.
The fellowship is designed to provide comprehensive training in diagnostic breast pathology including the use of standard diagnostic practices and specialized techniques.
The candidate is expected to participate in the evaluation and diagnosis of breast specimens, inter-departmental conferences, and clinical services of the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Center.
The stipend is commensurate with the fellow's PGY year of training and by previous training and experience. Two Breast Pathology Fellowships are offered annually. Applications should be submitted between August 1 and October 1, two years prior to the starting date of the fellowship.
In-person interviews for selected candidates will take place following the review of applications. Fill out this application and email the following items, including Letters of Recommendation to nupathresidency northwestern. Molecular Genetic Pathology Fellowship Openings for and The subspecialty of Molecular Genetic Pathology employs testing of nucleic acids for disease diagnosis, prognosis and selection of therapy.
A variety of tests are used for the detection and quantification of mutations in chromosomes, DNA, and RNA in four general areas of disease: Our Northwestern University based faculty are dedicated to the education and mentorship of our trainees.
The MGP fellow will work in a collegial environment with 22 pathology residents and 10 other fellows in which education and training remain the primary focus. Research Faculty of Molecular Genetic Pathology conduct research in diverse areas of the specialty and current projects include biomarker discovery in acute myeloid leukemia, mechanisms of prostate cancer metastasis, pathogenesis of African sleeping sickness and Chagas disease, mechanisms of regulation of nuclear receptors, molecular pathogenesis of lung cancer, and estrogen receptor dysregulation in breast cancer.
The molecular laboratories provide translational and clinical research support to a variety of Centers and Institutes, including the Robert H. The MGP fellow will have opportunities to engage in translational and clinical research such as test development and validation in one or more areas.
The MGP faculty provide state-of-the-art testing to clinicians at these and other Feinberg-affiliated care sites for disease diagnosis, prognosis, selection of therapy and patient management. Application Send application materials and letters of recommendation to: The Department of Pathology offers a one-year position in the Advanced Specialty Training Program ASTP in general surgical pathology with an emphasis on gastrointestinal pathology for the academic year.
The candidate will be offered a junior faculty position at the rank of Instructor non-tenure eligible. The program is designed to provide comprehensive advanced training in diagnostic surgical pathology including standard diagnostic practices, immunohistochemistry, and specialized techniques such as cytogenetics and molecular pathology.
As GI, liver, and pancreaticobiliary tract pathology services constitute a major portion of in-house and referral cases, surgical pathology training in these areas will be emphasized and translational research opportunities in GI and liver pathology are available.
As a junior faculty member, the ASTP Instructor will be granted the privilege of independently signing-out surgical pathology and frozen section cases, and participating in on-call process similar to the department's staff pathologists after an initial six-month observation period. Additionally, the ASTP instructor is expected to participate in interdepartmental clinical conferences and training of anatomic pathology residents.
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. As the pathology department plays an integral part in the medical school's Scientific Basis of Medicine course, teaching M2 medical students is also encouraged. The pathology department accessions more than 43, in-house and 2, consultation cases per year. Candidates must be board eligible or certified in anatomic pathology.
The stipend is commensurate with the PGY level 5 designation. Submit the following documents via email to program coordinator at monika. Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Position for The Genitourinary Division of the Department of Pathology at Northwestern University has a one-year fellowship position starting July 1, The candidate will be offered a junior faculty position at the rank of instructor non-tenure eligible in the Department of Pathology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
The program is designed to provide comprehensive training in diagnostic GU pathology, including standard diagnostic practices. The primary training site, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, is situated in downtown Chicago and is one of the premier referral medical centers in the Midwest for patients with urologic diseases, with 17 full-time urologists on staff.
More than 4, GU cases are evaluated in surgical pathology annually, including prostatectomies and in-house prostate needle core biopsies. The fellow will learn specialized techniques, such as immunohistochemistry, molecular diagnostics, in situ hybridization, tissue-microarrays, cDNA microarrays, and flow cytometry.
Clinical Experience The candidate is expected to participate in the diagnosis of GU specimens from a wide range of benign and malignant urologic conditions, and inter-departmental clinical conferences. In addition, ample opportunities are available for scholarly collaborations in all areas of GU pathology, including collaborations with investigators from Robert H.
Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center. As a junior faculty member in the Department of Pathology, the ASTP Instructor will be granted the privilege of independently signing-out surgical pathology and frozen section cases, and participating in on-call process similar to the department's staff pathologists after an initial six-month observation period.
Additionally, the ASTP Instructor is expected to participate in inter-departmental clinical conferences and training of anatomic pathology residents.
Eligibility and Requirements Candidates must be board eligible or certified in anatomic pathology. Stipends The stipend is commensurate with the PGY level 5. Application Process Submit the following documents via email to program coordinator monika. Current CV Personal statement Three letters of recommendation [ ]. The Hematopathology Division of the Department of Pathology at Northwestern University has an opening for two openings for a one-year fellowship position starting July 1, Detroit MI Phone: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine St.
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