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We're proud to advance the education of our students and trainees through robust, hands-on programs.

We offer a number of innovative training opportunities within our department, including third- and fourth-year rotations for medical students, a graduate student program, a highly successful residency program, and fellowship opportunities in Forensic Pathology, Hematopathology, Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine, Surgical Pathology specialties, Cytopathology, Neuropathology, Dermatopathology, and Molecular Genetic Pathology.

Over the last decade, our department has experienced tremendous growth. Currently, there are 84 full-time faculty members, possessing a broad range of clinical, research, teaching and administrative expertise. Additionally, 38 faculty from other departments hold secondary positions in the pathology department. We place great value in teamwork, integrity, quality, knowledge, academic freedom, ethics, creativity and innovation, responsibility, and productivity, and we're committed to providing educational opportunities for researchers, scientists, and pathologists from around the world.

Meet Our Trainees

Number of Trainees

33

Trainees

Medical Schools Represented

27

Medical
Schools
Represented

States Represented

18

States
Represented

Countries Represented

8

Countries
Represented

Percentage of Women

49%

Women

Percentage of Men

51%

Men

Percentage With Children

18%

Have
Children

Percentage Married

 36%

Married

Board Certified

95%

Board Pass
Rate (2015-
2021)

  • Number of Trainees
  • Medical Schools Represented
  • States Represented
  • Countries Represented
  • Percentage of Women
  • Percentage of Men
  • Percentage With Children
  • Percentage Married
  • Board Certified
  • Number of Trainees

    33

    Trainees

  • Medical Schools Represented

    27

    Medical
    Schools
    Represented

  • States Represented

    18

    States
    Represented

  • Countries Represented

    8

    Countries
    Represented

  • Percentage of Women

    49%

    Women

  • Percentage of Men

    51%

    Men

  • Percentage With Children

    18%

    Have
    Children

  • Percentage Married

     36%

    Married

  • Board Certified

    95%

    Board Pass
    Rate (2015-
    2021)

  • Number of Trainees
  • Medical Schools Represented
  • States Represented
  • Countries Represented
  • Percentage of Women
  • Percentage of Men
  • Percentage With Children
  • Percentage Married
  • Board Certified

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