Number of appointments per year – 1

About the Program
UAB Pathology and Genetics jointly offer a one-year ACGME accredited clinical fellowship in molecular genetic pathology. The fellowship is designed to train academically-oriented pathologists and medical geneticists for a career in molecular genetic pathology, including hematology/oncology, infectious diseases, identity testing, molecular diagnostics of Mendelian disorders, cytogenetics, and medical genetics. After completion of this program, the fellow will be eligible to take the Molecular Genetic Pathology board examination, cosponsored by ABP and ABMG.

Requirements
Completed residency training in AP, CP, AP/CP or medical genetics and Alabama medical licensure.

Stipends
Salary levels are commensurate with the level of post-graduate training. A professional development fund is also provided.

Applications
Submit application 12 to 18 months prior to initiation of training along with curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation, including one from current program director to: path-apfellowship@uabmc.edu.

Address letters of recommendation to:
George Netto, MD
Professor and Chair of Pathology
Robert and Ruth Anderson Endowed Chair in Pathology
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Pathology/Division of Anatomic Pathology
c/o: Fellowship Coordinator
619 19th Street South
HSB 149M
Birmingham, AL 35249

Additional Information
Contact Susan Mills, program coordinator
Telephone: (205) 975-3450
Fax: (205) 975-PATH
E-mail: path-apfellowship@uabmc.edu