Education : Fellowships

Head and Neck Fellowship

Description:The Head and Neck Pathology Fellowship program is a one-year program geared towards advance study in diagnostic surgical pathology with emphasis on Head and Neck and Thyroid Pathology, including neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases. The fellow will supervise resident grossing and previewing before signing out the cases with the attending pathologist and will take an active role in intra-operative consultations. The fellow is primarily responsible for the consultative services and the multidisciplinary clinical-pathological conferences for Head and Neck and Thyroid Oncology. In addition to surgical pathology rotations in these areas, the fellow will have clinical rotations in Head and Neck and Thyroid clinics. Elective rotations are available with opportunities for clinical and translational research as well as training in Laboratory Management and Pathology Informatics

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

Facilities: Jackson Memorial Hospital (JMH), Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (SCCC) and University of Miami Hospital and Clinics(UMHC).

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

Staff:Carmen Gomez-Fernandez MD; O. Oleksandr Kryvenko MD; Jennifer Chapman MD; Darcy A. Kerr.

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
Carmen R. Gomez-Fernandez M.D.
University of Miami Hospital and Clinics 1400 NW 12th Avenue, Room 4068 Miami, FL 33136
Email: Carmen R. Gomez-Fernandez, M.D

Fellowships Program Coordinator
Tracy Moore, Program Coordinator Pathology Residency Training Program
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
Email: Tracy Moore
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