Texas, University of Texas Health Science Center-San Antonio
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Department of Pathology
Surgical Pathology Fellowship
Openings for 2017-2018 and 2018-2019
Description: This program is designed to give the fellow experience working at the junior faculty level. Clinical duties include serving as first-line consultant to resident trainees in surgical pathology, frozen section interpretation, organization of conferences, participation in surgical pathology quality improvement activities, and review of faculty consult cases. Participation with faculty in scholarly activities is essential. Electives are available in cytopathology, hematopathology, pulmonary pathology, immunocytochemistry, molecular pathology, nephropathology and neuropathology. The hospital processes over 21,500 surgical cases and 13,700 cytology cases; the latter includes 1990 Non-GYN and 850 FNA specimens.
Requirements: Three years of straight AP training, or four years of combined AP/CP training from a program accredited by either the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
Types and Numbers of Appointments: 2 appointments per academic year.
Facilities: University Hospital, with possible elective rotations at various sites within the South Texas Medical Center.
Community: The purpose of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is to provide the best in health careers education, biomedical research, patient care and community service to San Antonio and the South Texas/Border Region. Through undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs, the faculty is committed to educating health professionals who will provide excellent patient care and research that can be applied to treat and prevent disease.
Stipends: Pay levels are as follows effective July 1, 2016: PGY-5 = $56,792.14; PGY-6 = $58,399.72; PGY-7 = $60,489.49
Staff: Daniel Mais, M.D. Associate Professor and Director; Josefine Heim-Hall, M.D. Professor; James Henry, M.D. Professor; Jaishree Jagirdar, M.D. Professor; Brian Klazynski, M.D. Assistant Professor; Marlo Nicolas, M.D. Associate Professor; Maria Luisa Policarpio-Nicolas, M.D. Associate Professor; Philip T. Valente, M.D. Professor; Sherry Werner, M.D. Professor.
Applications: Please submit inquiries/applications to:
Fellowship Program Coordinator
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
Pathology, MSC 7750
7703 Floyd Curl Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900
Telephone: (210) 567-4010
Fax: (210) 567-4637
Email: [email protected] or Dr. Mais ([email protected])