Training Details

Clinically relevant rotations, in both AP and CP are integrated throughout training, and residents attend and present at departmental and interdepartmental conferences. Several conferences play a major role in the Residency Training Program, including:

  • Weekly didactic sessions in both Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
  • Weekly Anatomic Unknown Conference
  • Bi-weekly Autopsy Conference
  • Weekly Journal Clubs
  • Monthly Molecular Genetic Pathology Conference

All house staff participates in the teaching of the pathology Arizona Med labs for the first and second-year medical students.

Throughout the training program, residents assume progressively increasing responsibility for the management of cases under the close supervision of senior residents and attending faculty members. Two residents are selected to serve as the Chief Residents in Pathology.