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This one-year ACGME dermatopathology fellowship is sponsored jointly by the Departments of Dermatology and Pathology of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine. It is designed to provide intensive training in dermatopathology for board-certified/eligible graduates of Dermatology and Pathology programs. Experience in the techniques of immunohistochemistry as it pertains to dermatopathology will be provided as well as appropriate training in pathology for those with a dermatology background and in dermatology for pathology graduates. The fellow will be expected to identify areas of interest in the specialty and pursue them through a clinical/basic research project. The program is led by Peter Pavlidakey, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pathology.


Candidates must be board-certified or eligible for certification in Anatomic Pathology, AP/CP or Dermatology.


Salary levels are commensurate with postgraduate year and are set by the UAB GME office.

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Regina Farmer
Dermatopathology Fellowship Coordinator

*Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications as soon as possible.