UC Davis 2024-25 GI/Liver Pathology Fellowship

UC Davis


Open July 1st, 2022 through October 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)


University of California, Davis Department of Pathology GI/Liver Pathology Fellowship Opening for 2024-2025

The University of California, Davis, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is seeking candidates for its GI/Liver Pathology Fellowship for the 2024-2025 academic year. UC Davis offers a one-year GI Pathology fellowship which is designed to prepare the fellow as a diagnostic expert in the interpretation of GI, liver, and pancreatobiliary specimens, while also providing continued exposure to the other surgical pathology subspecialties. Expertise will include: gross examination, biopsy diagnosis/interpretation, appropriate work-up of cancer resections, and intra-operative consultations (frozen section interpretation). The fellow will develop an analytical approach to diagnosis, which includes the appropriate use of ancillary techniques (immunohistochemistry and molecular pathology). Training in this program will encompass consultation to health care staff, residents, pathologists and clinicians including tumor boards and other conferences. The fellow will also participate in departmental teaching activities for residents and medical students. At completion, the successful fellow will be able to demonstrate the knowledge, poise, maturity and communication skills to effectively function at the level of junior staff/faculty. The fellowship also includes the opportunity for junior attending sign-out experience, upon approval of the Fellowship Director. The Program Director will select from resident applicants who have preferably had four or more years of training with two years anatomic pathology and two years clinical pathology experience or an AP only residency. Completed applications consist of the following and must be free of gaps of time, whether professional or personal: CV/Resume/CAP standardized form; personal statement, three letters of recommendation sent directly from the author (one must be from the Residency Program Director). Please address all letters to Karen Matsukuma, M.D., Ph.D., Director, GI/Liver Pathology Fellowship. Applicants must be licensed in California in the Spring prior to their start date. Please submit application materials to Fellowship Program Coordinator, Mayra Hernandez at:


For additional information, please visit our website at: https://health.ucdavis.edu/pathology/education/fellowship_program/GI-liver.html

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