Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Program

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Overview

The Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Program is a one-year program geared towards advance study in diagnostic surgical pathology with emphasis in bladder, prostate, kidney, testis and penile pathology, including neoplastic diseases of adults and children. The fellow will supervise resident grossing and previewing before signing out the cases with the attending pathologist. The fellow is expect to take an active role in intraoperative consultations and be primarily responsible for clinical-pathological conferences and tumor boards.

In addition to surgical pathology rotations in these areas, the fellow will have clinical rotations in urology, radiation-oncology, and medical oncology clinics and in cytogenetics/molecular biology. Lastly the fellow will attend week-long research-oriented “boot camp” and prepare, as well as submit at least one manuscript by the end of the fellowship year.

ACGME Accredited: Yes
Residents or Fellows per year: 1
Duration: 1 year
Postgraduate Training Required: AP/CP or AP Pathology
U.S. Citizenship Required: No

Residents/Fellows who have graduated our program in the last 10 years obtained faculty positions at:

  • University of Florida

Teaching Hospitals

  • Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH)
  • Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (SCCC)
  • University of Miami Hospital (UMH)

Requirements
Applicants must be Board eligible or certified in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology or Anatomic Pathology.

Application Deadline
Applications should be submitted by November 30, 20 months prior to start date.

The fellow will rotate months in the genitourinary service performing evaluation of both Jackson Memorial Hospital and University of Miami hospitals genitourinary pathology specimens. The fellow will have clinical rotations in urology, radiation-oncology, and medical oncology clinics and in cytogenetics/molecular Biology.

Board Exam Requirements
Board certified in AP Pathology and Completion of the 12-month fellowship.

Educational & Other Experience
The fellow will rotate months in the genitourinary service performing evaluation of both, Jackson Memorial Hospital and University of Miami hospitals genitourinary pathology specimens. Additionally to the rotations in the genitourinary clinics of the university of Miami hospitals, the fellow will be able to have specific rotations in areas of pathology that will benefit the individual for his/her future faculty position.

Research
The fellows will have elective time to complete research projects and will attend week-long research-oriented “boot camp”.

Call
Not Applicable.

Tracy L. Moore, MALS
Fellowship Program Coordinator
Department of Pathology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
1611 NW 12 Avenue, Holtz Center, Room 2044
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: 305-585-8381
Fax: 305-585-2598

Maria San Juan
Sr. Administrative Assistant
Department of Pathology
University of Miami Hospital
1400 NW 12th Avenue, Room 4088
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: (305) 243-4594

Oleksandr N. Kryvenko, M.D.
Fellowship Program Director
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
University of Miami Hospital
1400 NW 12th Ave, Room 4076
Miami, FL 33136
Phone: 305-243-0733
Fax: 305-689-7284

Prospective Residents

Physicians Services / Housestaff Office
Jackson Memorial Hospital
East Tower Room 1004
1611 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33136
Phone: 305-355-1122
Fax: 305-355-1123

Graduate Medical Education Office
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Institute 118B
1611 NW 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33136
Phone: 305-585-4310
Fax: 305-585-4309

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