New Jersey, Rutgers University
-GI / Hepatic
Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Pathology Fellowship
2019-2020 and 2020-2021
Description: The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is offering a one year fellowship position specializing in the diagnosis of neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver, and pancreas with opportunities to participate in clinicopathologic and basic science research. The fellow will rotate between Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, NJ and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ, both part of the RWJBarnabas Health System, as well as University Hospital in Newark which supports the only liver transplant center in New Jersey. Each location offers a unique experience with a variety of interesting and challenging in-house and consultation cases. The fellow will be trained in gross examination, pathologic diagnosis, frozen section consultation, molecular pathology, and if interested, basic science research and informatics. The fellow will also attend and present cases at multidisciplinary case conferences and tumor boards and will have an active role in teaching residents, clinical fellows, and medical students. The fellow, appointed as a faculty instructor, may also have the opportunity to sign out cases independently in the second half of the year after faculty approval.
Director: Rachel Hudacko, MD, Assistant Professor of Pathology
Salary: Commensurate with candidate's level of training
Requirements: Candidate must have completed a four year residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology or a three year residency in Anatomic Pathology and hold a full unrestricted NJ state medical license.
Applications: Will be accepted beginning August 1st, 2018. Interviews will begin September 2018 with formal offers by January 1st, 2019 for both available positions.
Submit cover letter, CV, USMLE Step 1, 2, and 3 transcripts (or COMLEX if applicable), medical school diploma and transcripts, ECFMG certificate if applicable, visa status if applicable, names and titles of 3 references (letters of recommendation will be invited upon request).
Send application materials to:
Rachel Hudacko, MD
c/o Amy Jones
New Jersey Medical School, Department of Pathology: