Program: Our ACGME-accredited one-year Hematopathology Fellowship at Saint Louis University School of Medicine is one of an apprenticeship in academic hematopathology. The trainee is the junior member of the hematopathology staff and during training becomes competent in all aspects of hematopathology, developing technical, managerial, consultative, diagnostic, and scientific skills. Integral to the trainee's education is the correlation of the cytomorphological and histologic findings with the patients clinical presentation and other pathological findings including those seen in other areas of the laboratory, for example, the flow cytometric immunophenotypic findings, molecular diagnostic findings, as well as immunophenotypic analysis by immunoperoxidase and enzyme cytochemical techniques and the performance, interpretation, and application of coagulation testing.
Requirements: The candidate must have completed an accredited pathology residency in AP or AP/CP. The candidate must be able to apply successfully for Missouri State medical licensure.
Types and Numbers of Appointments: One per year.
Stipends: Stipends are commensurate with the level of postgraduate training in pathology. A travel and book allowance is provided.
Standardized Fellowship Application
Inquiries should be sent to:
Katherine Robbins, M.D., Director, Hematopathology Residency Program
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Department of Pathology
1402 S. Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63104
Phone: (314) 268-5387
Fax: (314) 268-5641
Web site: http://path.slu.edu