Breast and Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship


Lisa Koch, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor | Director, Breast & Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship | Co-Director, Post-Sophomore Fellowship Program

Kathi Adamson, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Rebeca Alvarez, MD

Rebeca Alvarez, MD

Acting Assistant Professor

Rochelle L. Garcia, MD

Professor | Director, Gynecologic Pathology

Eric C. Huang, MD, PhD

Associate Professor | Director, Cytopathology Service | Program Director, Cytopathology Fellowship

Mark Kilgore, MD

Assistant Professor | Service Leader, Breast Pathology | Director, Pathology Residency Program

Elizabeth U. Parker, MD

Acting Assistant Professor | Associate Director, Pathology Residency


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, sign out (primarily consults) and organizing and presenting at twice weekly breast and weekly gynecologic tumor boards. Involvement in research projects is strongly encouraged. 1 position/year

Program Goals and Objectives

Typical Schedule


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

Lisa Koch, MD PhD
Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
University of Washington
Box 356100
Seattle, WA 98195-6100

Candidates must submit electronic documents for their application packet.  We accept .doc, .jpg, .pdf and .tif documents as attachments to the email address below.  Letters of reference should be sent directly from the writer's office email OR administrative office email, must be on department letterhead and can be sent by email attachment.  Click the link below for specific information about our requirements, application checklist and application forms.

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

Application Email Address:

Include fellowship year and name in subject line.

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