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2021-22 Post Sophomore/Junior Fellowship

Recruitment Period

Open August 1st, 2020 through Wednesday, Mar 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by March 31st, 2021, you will have until May 31st, 2021 to complete your application.


The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers a one-year post-sophomore/junior fellowship in Pathology to medical students. Students must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. medical school, completing their second or third year in a 4-year medical school.

Fellowship Expectation:
After an orientation period, fellows are given patient care responsibilities similar to first-year residents with appropriate supervision. Fellows rotate on various anatomic and clinical pathology services including surgical pathology, transfusion medicine, hematopathology, and autopsy, amongst others, at the UCLA Medical Center. Depending on interest and feasibility, opportunities exist for clinical/translational research and clinical electives.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Personal Statement

  • USMLE Step I (If available) - If you do not have the USMLE Step I

  • Letter of Academic Standing - A letter of academic standing from curricular Dean or equivalent

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 letters of reference required