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Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship

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Contact

  • University of California, San Francisco
  • Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • 185 Berry Street, Suite 100
  • Campus Box 0506
  • San Francisco, CA 94107

Overview

This is designed for trainees pursuing an academic career in diagnostic gynecologic pathology and therefore provides the fellow experience as an educator and as a researcher as well as manager of complex diagnostic clinical care. Successful applicants have completed at least 36 months of anatomic pathology rotations (preferably inclusive of a general surgical pathology fellowship) prior to this fellowship. Applicants may also consider applying for a two year program of 12 months of general surgical pathology fellowship followed by 12 months of gynecologic pathology fellowship.

Duration

12 months, starting July 1.

Location

UCSF Women’s Hospital at Mission Bay 

Faculty

Primary Clinical Role

  1. Manage GYN consult cases with faculty.
  2. Manage GYN confirmation cases with faculty.
  3. Manage GYN tumor board cases with faculty.
  4. Run weekly GYN tumor board and weekly Dysplasia case conference.
  5. Supervise intraoperative specimen evaluation for GYN cases.
  6. Supervise specimen grossing for GYN cases.

Teaching Duties

  1. Assist in teaching GYN grossing and histopathology to residents.
  2. Assist in teaching GYN laboratories for medical school courses.
  3. Assist in maintaining GYN teaching case files.

Research Duties

  1. Design, conduct, and submit for publication a research project in gynecologic pathology.
  2. Participate in ongoing gynecologic pathology research projects.

Vacation

  • 4 weeks

Weekend/night call

  • Please contact Dr. Rabban for details.

Requirements

  • Successful applicants have completed at least 36 months of anatomic pathology rotations (preferably inclusive of a general surgical pathology fellowship) prior to this fellowship.

Application

  • 2018-2019: Filled.
  • 2019-2020: Filled.
  • 2020-2021: Filled.

Applications are accepted only via our online application system, located at this link:

Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship Online Application

The 2020-21 Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship has been filled. The application for the 2021-22 fellowship will open in the spring of 2019.

If you are an International Medical Graduate, please use the link below to navigate to the UCSF Housestaff Information Booklet. You must complete the steps provided on their web page prior to applying to any of our fellowship training programs. Please note that although obtaining a Postgraduate Training Authorization Letter (PTAL) from the California Medical Board is not required for fellowship, obtaining a PTAL is encouraged to ensure your eligibility for a California medical license.

UCSF Housestaff Information Booklet

California Medical Board

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