Breast and Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship
Ayumi Corn, MD
Associate Professor | Director, Cytopathology Service | Program Director, Cytopathology Fellowship
Associate Professor | Service Leader, Breast Pathology | Director, Pathology Residency Program
Daniel J. Reiter, MD
The UWMC breast and gynecologic services are both busy services which attract patients from the Pacific NW and Alaska. The fellow is involved in every aspect of these services including teaching junior residents, and sign out (primarily consults). Fellows organize and present breast tumor boards twice a week and gynecologic tumor boards weekly. Involvement in research projects is strongly encouraged. 2 positions/year
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.
- Provide in depth experience in diagnostic breast and gynecologic pathology and develop expertise in these fields with graduated responsibility in case management in order to prepare for either private practice or academic breast and gynecologic pathology.
- Develop at least one investigational area of interest in breast or gynecologic pathology. Develop expertise while preparing for and presenting at multi-disciplinary conferences with the goal of presenting comfortably independently.
- Become familiar with practice management and QA by participating in CAP inspections and Quality control meetings, including presenting at Quality control meetings.
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
|Rebeca Alvarez, MD
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-6100
Application & Instructions for Pathology Fellowships
Applications: Currently accepting for AY24 and AY25
If you have questions or problems, please contact our Academic Programs Coordinator.