California, University of California, Irvine, Department of Pathology
Openings for 2018-2019 and 2019-2020
Description: The Department of Pathology at the University of California, Irvine offers a one-year accredited Fellowship position in Hematopathology. The Program is designed to provide comprehensive training in diagnostic hematopathology and laboratory hematology including morphologic evaluation of peripheral blood smears, body fluids, bone marrow, lymph nodes and other tissue, performance of bone marrow procedure, interpretation of laboratory hematology, coagulation, flow cytometry, immunohistochemistry, chromosomal and molecular cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics. The fellow is trained and serves as the primary consultant for the hematology laboratory mainly in UCI Medical Center with approximately 1,400,000 hematology and coagulation tests per year and 1,300 hematopathology cases including bone marrow, flow cytometry, lymph nodes, other tissue and referral/consultation cases. The fellow is also provided with the learning opportunities at Children's Hospital of Orange County for pediatric hematopathology and NeoGenomics laboratories for cytogenetics and molecular diagnostics. The fellow participates with faculty mentors to gain experience in laboratory management, teaching medical students, residents and fellows, and developing and conducting scholarly and research activities in the broad field of hematopathology.
Requirements: Applicants must be Board certified or eligible in anatomic and/or clinical pathology. A California medical license is required at the beginning of their fellowship.
Stipends: The salary is comparable to that of residents of this institution with equivalent years of postdoctoral training.
Applications: Submit CAP Standard Application, current C.V., personal statement and three letters of recommendation to:
Residency and Fellowship Coordinator
Department of Pathology
University of California, Irvine
101 The City Drive, Bldg. 1, Rm 3003, zot 4805
Orange, CA 92868
Phone: (714) 456-6141
FAX: (714) 456-5873
Web Site: www.ucihs.uci.edu/com/pathology