One Year Surgical Pathology Fellowship at Johns Hopkins Starting July 1, 2019
The Department of Pathology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital is seeking resident applicants for a post-residency experience in surgical pathology for the 2019/2020 academic year. This is a oneyear program that has features of an advanced fellowship allowing the individual to function as a junior faculty member (Assistant) on a surgical pathology service that accessions more than 80,000 specimens per year. The case load is comprised of routine, consult and dermatopathology specimens. The responsibilities of this position include resident instruction, oversight of the grossing area, intraoperative frozen section evaluation, and independent sign-out of surgical pathology cases. There also is exposure to numerous ancillary techniques utilized in surgical pathology, including immunoperoxidase, cytogenetic and molecular biologic studies. The Assistant has additional opportunities for research and electives in surgical pathology-related areas and participates in clinical conferences. The year provides an invaluable opportunity to develop and refine skills as a diagnostic surgical pathologist under the close supervision of experienced attending pathologists.
Highly desired applicant qualities include the ability to effectively communicate with clinicians, outstanding diagnostic skills, and an enthusiasm to instruct residents. Applicants must have completed their AP training and be AP Board eligible/certified by July, 2019; and they must have a US permanent resident visa or be a US citizen.
Qualified applicants should send by email an electronic file of their curriculum vitae along with 3 letters of recommendation to:
Pedram Argani, MD
Professor of Pathology and Oncology
Associate Director of Surgical Pathology
401 N Broadway, Weinberg Bldg. Rm 2242
Baltimore, Maryland 21231