Ohio, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
University Hospitals / Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Surgical Pathology Fellowship Openings for 2021-2022
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center offers two positions for a one year ACGME accredited surgical pathology fellowship, providing advanced educational training with exposure to a wide variety of clinical material covering all major subspecialties, as well as oncologic, transplant and pediatric cases. UH Cleveland Medical Center is a tertiary-quaternary care hospital with 1,000 beds. Approximately 50,000 surgical specimens are accessioned yearly.
Fellows will sign-out in-house and consult cases with attendings on each subspecialty service, including Gynecology, Gastroenterology, Breast, Genitourinary, Bone/Soft Tissue, Dermatopathology, Head and Neck, Thoracic, Renal, Neuropathology and Pediatrics/Perinatal. Three months of elective rotations are offered, which may be focused in areas of interest. In addition, fellows will participate in Tumor Boards and provide frozen section interpretations with a supervising attending pathologist. During fellowship, there will be graduated responsibilities, such as supervising resident and pathology assistant prosection. Also, fellows progress to sign-out cases with the residents. They will also gain the ability to fully work-up cases independently, including ordering additional tests.
Academic requirements include organizing an unknown case conference, presenting at AP journal club, giving a didactic lecture and participating in a Diagnostic Institute Seminar. Research opportunities are also available.
Requirements: Board eligibility or certification in AP and/or AP/CP, with completion of an ACGME-accredited residency.
Program Director: Mohamed El Hag, MD
Applications: Submit a current CV, CAP Fellowship application and 2-3 letters of reference to:
Ashley Hlavacik, Academic Program Administrator
Department of Pathology
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
11100 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106
[#9957, exp. 29 September 2021]