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Residency Program

Residency Program MeetingA four-year ACGME accredited training program in combined anatomic and clinical pathology (AP/CP), and three-year programs in straight Anatomic Pathology (AP) or straight Clinical Pathology (CP) are offered. The Departments of Pathology provides comprehensive training in all aspects of pathology with the primary goal of training residents for careers in academic and hospital pathology. 

In-depth training in anatomic pathology includes:

  • autopsy surgical pathologyResidency Program
  • cytopathology
  • gastrointestinal pathology
  • genitourinary pathology
  • gynecologic and perinatal pathology
  • breast pathology
  • head and neck pathology
  • pediatric pathology
  • bone and soft tissue pathology
  • neuropathology
  • dermatopathology
  • hematopathology
  • renal pathology
  • electron microscopy
  • immunohistochemistry
  • molecular diagnostics
  • forensic pathology

In depth training in clinical pathology includes:

  • chemistry,
  • hematology,
  • transfusion medicine
  • immunology
  • microbiology
  • cytogenetics
  • HLA and tissue typing
  • toxicology 

A broad range of electives are available including in-depth experiences in selected areas of general and subspecialty pathology. Clinical research with financial support from the department is available for interested residents.  The department also offers formal accredited fellowship training in GI/Liver pathology, Breast/GYN pathology, dermatopathology, cytopathology, and hematopathology.