Texas, University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio
University of Texas Health, Long School of Medicine
Surgical Pathology Fellowship
Opening for 2022-2023, 2024-2025, 2026-2027
Description: This program is designed to provide advanced training and rich experiences in all aspects of surgical pathology. The fellowship is centered at University Hospital, which is associated with the Mays Cancer Center, an MD Anderson affiliate, and processes approximately 30,000 cases per year. All pathology subspecialties are represented, including transplant pathology, and there is partial-subspecialty signout of cases. Clinical duties include frozen section coverage, routine surgical pathology case sign-out, review of outside consultations, serving as first-line consultant to residents, and attending multidisciplinary conferences and tumor boards. Selective rotations, ranging from 3-6 months, in gynecological pathology, breast pathology, and GI/liver can be arranged for candidates with a special interest. Fellows are encouraged to participate in quality improvement activities and research, with a large number of active projects available. No on-call duties are required. Elective rotations are available in cytopathology, gynecologic pathology, GI/liver, breast pathology, hematopathology, renal pathology, and neuropathology.
Requirements: Three years of AP training, or four years of combined AP/CP training from a program accredited by either the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
Types and Numbers of Appointments: 2 appointments per academic year.
Facilities: University Hospital.
Community: The purpose of The University of Texas Health-San Antonio is to provide the best in health careers education, biomedical research, patient care and community service to San Antonio and the South Texas/Border Region. Through undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs, the faculty is committed to educating health professionals who will provide excellent patient care and research that can be applied to treat and prevent disease.
Stipends: Pay levels are as follows July 1, 2022: PGY-5 = $63,957.21; PGY-6 = $65,767.60; PGY-7 = $68,121.10
Staff: Sarah Hackman, M.D. Assistant Professor and Director; Yanli Ding, M.D., Assistant Professor; Andrea Gilbert, M.D., Assistant Professor; Josefine Heim-Hall, M.D. Professor; James Henry, M.D. Professor; Kenneth Hughes, M.D., Assistant Professor; Alia Nazarullah, M.D. Assistant Professor; Courtney Thomas, M.D., Assistant Professor; Philip T. Valente, M.D. Professor; Raina R. Flores, M.D., Assistant Professor, Olaoluwa Bode-Omoleye, M.D., Assistant Professor; Daniel Grosser, M.D., Assistant Professor
Applications: Please submit inquiries/applications to:
Fellowship Program Coordinator
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Pathology, MSC 7750
7703 Floyd Curl Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900
Telephone: (210) 567-4010
Fax: (210) 567-4637
Email: GomezM10@uthscsa.edu or Dr. Hackman (email@example.com)
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