Society for Pediatric Pathology

Pediatric Pathology Fellowship - St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA - Accepting applications for July 1 2017 and July 1, 2018

Posted August 10, 2016

Description: Founded in 1875, St Christopher’s Hospital for Children is a major provider of pediatric tertiary care to children from Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley, the 4th largest urban community in the US The program is designed to enable the pathologist-in-training to master pediatric pathology. Strength: Nephropathology, neuropathology, tumor pathology, congenital heart disease, cytogenetics, molecular diagnostics, virology, bacteriology, chemistry, hematology and transfusion medicine. Material: 4,000 surgicals and 20 autopsies annually. Staff members belong to the faculty of Drexel University, College of Medicine. Residents from Drexel University, College of Medicine rotate through St Christopher’s and will be under the supervision of the chosen applicant who will be assuming the role of chief resident.

Requirements: MD degree, eligibility for Pennsylvania State licensure, passed USMLE I, II and III, and two years of American Board-approved training in Anatomic Pathology. An interview is required.

Stipends: Support and benefits commensurate with previous training. The appointment is normally for one year.

Applications: Judy Pascasio, M.D., Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, St Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Front and Erie, Philadelphia, PA 19134-1095.

Phone: (215) 427-5274 · E-mail: FAX: (215) 427 4284.