The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers a one-year post-sophomore/junior fellowship in Pathology to medical students currently enrolled in accredited medical schools ONLY. Medical students that are completing their second or third year of medical school may apply.
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, clinical chemistry, and autopsy, amongst others, at the UCLA Medical Center. Depending on interest and feasibility, opportunities exist for clinical/translational research and clinical electives.
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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Cover Letter (Optional)
Personal Statement - Described why you are interested in the fellowship
USMLE Step 1 - Provide copy of USMLE Step 1
- 2-3 letters of reference required