Pediatric Pathology Fellowship, University of Utah School of Medicine Salt Lake City, Utah Opening for 2017 and 2018
Posted August 12, 2016
Description: Approximately 5,000 pediatric surgical pathology specimens, 120 perinatal and pediatric autopsy cases and fetal examinations, 400 placental examinations, and additional outside pediatric surgical and autopsy pathology consultations are performed at the hospitals. Exposure to both general and esoteric pediatric laboratory testing is available at Primary Children’s Hospital and ARUP Laboratories. Active programs in pediatric hematopathology, molecular diagnostics, cytogenetics, immunopathology, pediatric clinical chemistry, pediatric transfusion medicine, and pediatric microbiology offer an additional opportunity for training. Research opportunities are available in both anatomic and clinical pathology.
This training program satisfies the requirements for the American Board of Pathology examination in Pediatric Pathology.
Requirements: Applicants must hold an MD degree (or foreign equivalent with ECFMG certification), be board eligible or board certified in anatomic or anatomic/clinical pathology, and be eligible for a Utah state medical license.
J-1 Visa: The J-1 visa is the required visa for international trainees. This policy is governed by the University of Utah Office of Graduate Medical Education and applies to all Department of Pathology fellowships, regardless of program accreditation or associated degree type
Stipends: Commensurate with year of postgraduate training
Applications: Interested candidates should send (via email) cover letter, personal statement, curriculum vitae, CAP Standardized Fellowship Application, and three letters of recommendation (directly from the author) to Fellowship Coordinator, Krista Spilker, firstname.lastname@example.org, 801-662-2155