Education : Fellowships

Gastrointestinal/Hepatic Pathology Fellowship

Description: The GI Pathology Fellowship program is a one-year program geared towards advance study in diagnostic surgical pathology with emphasis Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreas Pathology, including neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases. The fellows will supervise resident grossing and previewing before signing out the cases with the attending pathologist, taking an active role in intraoperative consultations and be primarily responsible for clinical-pathological conferences and tumor boards. In addition to surgical pathology rotations in these areas, the fellows will have clinical rotations in Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreas clinics and in Cytogenetics/Molecular Biology. Lastly, the fellows will attend week-long research-oriented “boot camp” and prepare and submit at least one manuscript by the end of the fellowship year.

Requirements: Applicant must be Board eligible or certified in Anatomic/Clinical Pathology or Anatomic Pathology.

Facilities: See Pathology Residency Program for Hospital details. The GI/Liver/Pancreas service signs out approximately 10,000 surgical specimens and 2,800 fine needle aspirates per year.

Stipends: Commensurate with the applicant’s year of postgraduate training.

Staff: Monica Garcia-Buitrago M.D., Clara Milikowski, M.D,Claudia P Rojas M.D., Yao-Shan Fan M.D, Maria Abreu M.D, Paul Martin M.D, Jonathan England, M.D., Julio Poveda, M.D.

Application: Applications should be submitted by October 31 (20 months prior to start date). Candidates should submit by email the JMH/UM fellowship application, curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation to the Fellowship Program Director and copy the Fellowship Program Coordinator

Fellowship Program Director
Monica Garcia-Buitrago M.D.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine,
1611 NW 12 Avenue Holtz Center, Room 2042, Miami Florida 33136
E-mail: Monica Garcia-Buitrago M.D

Fellowships Program Coordinator

Administrative Assistants

  1. Rolanda Wade Shumeev,
  2. Acelyn Urdaneta,

Department of Pathology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine/Jackson Memorial Health System
Holtz Children’s Hospital | 1611 NW 12th Ave, 2nd Floor, Suite 2044

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