All residents are required to spend at least 18 months in Clinical Pathology and 25 months in Anatomic Pathology. The remaining 5 months can be spent in supervised elective rotations, which may be chosen in the fourth years of residency. These electives may take the form of additional time in already completed core rotations, time in subspecialty areas, or time gaining sign-out experience.
ANATOMIC AND CLINICAL PATHOLOGY CURRICULUM
Anatomic Pathology: 8 months (34 weeks, July-February)
Clinical Pathology: 4 months (18 weeks, March-June)
Clinical Pathology: 8 months (34 weeks, July-February)
Anatomic Pathology: 4 months (18 weeks, March-June)
Anatomic Pathology: 7 months (34 weeks, July-February)
Clinical Pathology: 3 months (18 weeks, March-June)
AP or CP: 2 months
Anatomic Pathology: 6 months
Clinical Pathology: 3 months
AP or CP: 3 months
The Following AP Electives are offered in PGY-4
- Surgical Pathology sign-out "SMALLS"
- Surgical Pathology sign-out "LARGES"
- Renal/EM/Liver pathology with Dr. Banner
- Prostate Biopsy sign-out with Drs. Jiang and Li
- Molecular Diagnostic Oncology
The Following CP Electives are offered:
- Transfusion Medicine
- Clinical Chemistry
- Lab Management
- Molecular Genetics
- HLA Lab