The Department of Pathology at Stanford University Medical Center trains outstanding candidates for academic, private practice and other leadership positions in pathology.
The Pathology Department selects trainees based on their preparedness, ability, aptitude, academic credentials, and communication and interpersonal skills.
We offer 13 accredited clinical fellowships in: Breast Pathology, Clinical Microbiology, Cytopathology, Dermatopathology, Gastrointestinal Pathology, Global Health Pathology, Gynecologic Pathology, Hematopathology, Neuropathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology, Pediatric Pathology, Surgical Pathology, and Transfusion Medicine Pathology.
Stanford Pathology fellows play a central role in the Department’s goal to provide quality service to patients. Clinical duties vary depending on the service being covered. In general, pathology trainees take on graduated responsibility, functioning as liaisons between the clinical teams and the pathology laboratory.