News : 2020 : September

Grant Program for Trainees from the Society of ‘67

Our Chair, Dr. Merce Jorda, would like to share an excellent opportunity from the Association of Pathology Chairs.

Please visit for details on the Society of ’67 Pathology Trainee Project Grants in Health Services Research and Education 2020 Program with eligible applicants:

  • A medical student at an APC member institution;
  • A resident in an ACGME accredited pathology residency program at an APC member institution; or
  • A fellow in a pathology subspecialty program or a postdoctoral certification program at an APC member institution.

Applicants must have:

  1. A faculty sponsor/advisor who is a full-time faculty member in the Pathology Department at their institution.
  2. If invited to submit a full proposal, a letter of sponsorship from the appropriate Chair or Program Director of the Pathology Department at their institution.

The Project Grants will fund innovative research and education projects that address issues of healthcare quality, costs, and/or access related to pathology services. Two categories of grants will be considered: Research and Educational. Funding is up to $5,000 for one year.

  • Research Project Grants: To investigate a question and/or to develop a technology in pathology/lab medicine services that improves healthcare quality, cost, or access.
  • Education Project Grants: To develop an educational program or offering in pathology/lab medicine services focused on improving healthcare quality, cost, or access.

Visit: for program information and how to apply, as well as grant recipients and their proposed projects from 2018 and 2019.


  • October 1, 2020 – Letter of Intent
  • October 25, 2020 – Notifications/Invitation for Full Proposal
  • November 23, 2020 – Full Proposal
  • December 22, 2020 – Notifications

To learn more about the Society of ’67, named for APC’s founding year in 1967, visit:

Questions? Contact: Mel Limson at:

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