Gastrointestinal Pathology Fellowship

CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2022-2023 (unexpected opening) 

The Department of Pathology offers a one-year non-ACGME accredited fellowship position in GI, hepatobiliary and pancreatic pathology. The fellowship provides comprehensive training in interpretation of endoscopic, liver and pancreatobiliary biopsies and complex surgical resection specimens, including transplant specimens. The Department currently receives approximately 8,800 GI biopsies; 800 GI, pancreas and liver resection specimens; 320 liver biopsies and 250 fine needle aspiration aspirations from the GI tract, pancreas and liver. These specimens include both adult and pediatric specimens. The fellow’s education is enhanced by the strong interdisciplinary approach to patient care including pathology, gastroenterology, radiology, surgery, oncology and radiation oncology.

The fellow’s responsibilities include slide review and preparation of selected reports, presentation at interdepartmental conferences and teaching and supervision of pathology residents. Training also includes elective. The fellow is encouraged to participate in a scholarly project during the year culminating in presentation at a meeting and/or publication in a peer-reviewed journal.

Requirements: Board eligible/certified in AP or AP/CP

Stipend: Commensurate with level of postgraduate training

Fellowship position for 2022-2023 - has been filled.

Fellowship position for 2023-2024 - has been filled.

Applications: Submit a University of Arizona application to:

Belinda Sun, MD
Director, GI Pathology Fellowship Program
University of Arizona College of Medicine
Department of Pathology
P.O. Box 245108
1501 N. Campbell Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85724-5059

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