Rotations


Required Rotations

Required rotations are noted below for Anatomic, Clinical, and Combined Anatomic/Clinical Pathology. These rotations are set for a given year with annual review.


Anatomic Pathology (AP)


Surgical Pathlogy
Autopsy
Cytopathology
Pediatric Pathology
Neuropathology
Forensic Pathology
Dermatopathology
Renal Pathology
Flow Cytometry (see CP)
Duration of Core
AP/CP

8-9 months
4-5 months
2 months
1 month
1 month
1 month
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--
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Duration of Core
Straight AP


11-12 months
4-5 months
3 months
2 months
2 months
2 months
2 months
1 month
1 month

Clinical Pathology (CP)


Blood Bank/Transfusion Medicine
Chemistry
Hematology
Microbiology/Immunology
Flow Cytometry
Coagulation
Molecular Diagnostics/Cytogenetics
CP Electives
Research
Duration of Core
AP/CP


3 months
3 months
3 months
3 months
1 month
1 month
1 month
3 months*
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Duration of Core
Straight CP


3 months
3 months
3 months
3 months
1 month
1 month
4-16 months*
Up to 12 months

* as Senior Resident

* Electives are not limited to those listed. They can be defined with the associate and program directors with agreement    from the division director.

Electives

Elective rotations are listed below for Anatomic Pathology (AP) and Clinical Pathology (CP). The rotations for Anatomic Pathology represent advanced studies. All of these topics are covered to some degree as part of the normal training experience.

AP

Immunohistochemistry
Dermatopathology
Renal Biopsy
Utrastructural Pathology
Cardiac Biopsy
Transplantation
GI Pathology
Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology
AP Hematopathology

Duration

Usually 1 month
1-2 months
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month
Usually 1 month

CP

Forensic Toxicology
Histocompatibility Testing
Informatics
Diagnostic Immunology
Coagulation
Duration

Usually 1 month
1 month
Usually 1 month
1 month
1 month