Education : Observership Program

Observership Program

The University of Miami Department of Pathology offers interested US and International physicians and scientists the opportunity to spend up to 3 months in an Observership Program designed to allow visitors to shadow our faculty in the various academic departmental activities.

Required Documentation Check List
• Letter of Acceptance signed by Faculty Sponsor
• Curriculum Vitae
• Recent photograph
• Copy of Passport
• Copy of Visa
• Proof of immunization
• Certified copy of medical school diploma
Observer Application Form
• Observership Agreement and Release Form
Completed HIPAA form

Please submit all required forms to Rosa Herrera, Sr. Administrative Assistant to Dr. Carmen Gomez- Fernandez. Rosa is located at University of Miami Hospital and Clinics, Department of Pathology, 1400 NW 12 Avenue, Miami, FL 33136

Tuition: There is a $150 (USD) processing fee per each month in Observership program, not to exceed a 3 month period. Payment is expected on the first day of Observership in the form of Check or Money order, payable to University of Miami – Dept. of Pathology. No cash or credit cards will be accepted.

For any questions or concerns, please contact by email Rosa Herrera (email: or 305-243-4594

Observer Application Form