Pathology Clinical Fellowship Programs

Bone & Soft Tissue Pathology Fellowship


Program Faculty

Benjamin Hoch, MD
Associate Professor, Pathology
Director, Bone & Soft Tissue Pathology Fellowship

Rodney Schmidt, MD PhD
Professor, Pathology; Director, Medical Informatics

Paul E. Swanson, MD
Professor, Pathology; Director, Anatomic Pathology

Description

The Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology Fellowship is a one-year program based at the University of Washington Medical Center. The training program exposes the fellow to a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to the diagnosis of bone and soft tissue tumors. In-house ancillary studies are utilized extensively and include immunohistochemistry, cytogenetics, molecular genetics, and electron microscopy. The bone and soft tissue pathology service supports a large multidisciplinary group including surgery, oncology, radiation therapy, radiology, and nuclear medicine. There is a large diversity of in house as well as consult material. The fellow will be responsible for reviewing all clinical material and radiological studies, and running the weekly multidisciplinary sarcoma conference. Clinicopathological research is strongly encouraged. 1 position/year

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Program Goals and Objectives

Typical Schedule

Requirements

Applicants are expected to have completed the training required for certification in Anatomic Pathology by the American Board of Pathology. This requirement may be waived by the Program Director in exceptional cases.
 

Stipend & Benefits

Appointment is for one year. Stipend and benefits are based on the schedule for residents at an equivalent level. Fellows are encouraged to apply for extramural funding if additional research training is desired.
 

For More Information

Dr. Benjamin Hoch
Department of Pathology
University of Washington
Box 356100
Seattle, WA 98195-6100
Telephone: 206-616-9343
Fax: 206-543-3644
Candidates need to submit electronic documents for their application packet.  We accept .doc, .jpg, .pdf and .tif documents as attachments to our fellowship email address.  Letters of reference can be sent by email attachment as well as long as they are on department letterhead and sent directly from the writer's office email OR administrative office email.  Click the link below for specific information about our requirements and applicable forms.

Application & Instructions for Pathology Fellowships
We do not accept the APC Standard Application Form

Application Email Address:  fellowship@pathology.washington.edu

Include fellowship year and name in subject line.

If you have questions or problems, please contact our Academic Programs Coordinator.