PATH 680

Course Director: Dr. Annie Samraj
Prerequisite: 3rd or 4th year student standing
Quarters Offered: Autumn, winter, spring, summer 
not offered from June - July
Rotation Length: 4 weeks, 2 week rotations allowed with special permission 
Credits: 4-8, max. 24

Visiting medical students are welcome to apply in VSAS

To enquire about the status of the time frame you are interested in, and for permission to register please contact:
Alisa Ulrich-Herrera

Please note: medical students who are interested must request for the clerkship at least 60 days in advance due to onboarding requirements

Medical student participation in dissection and study of autopsy and surgical pathology cases. Cases worked up under senior staff, including dissection, microscopic examination, and literature review. Attendance at pathology conferences and seminars expected.

Typical 4 week schedule, services may be assigned in different days/weeks depending on availability:
1st week:  GI and Hepatic Pathology & Dermatopathology
2nd week: Autopsy/Cardiac 
3rd week: Clinical Laboratory Pathology (through LABM 680) 
4th week: Bone & Soft Tissue, Head Neck and Lung, or Breast