Surgical Pathology Fellowship


This one-year accredited program is designed to train up to two well-rounded, academically oriented surgical pathologists and to provide advanced training in diagnostic surgical pathology. The fellowship provides extensive training in all aspects of surgical pathology including:

Head and Neck | Endocrine | Lung | Gynecologic | Gastrointestinal/Pancreatic | Liver and Kidney | Dermatopathology | Hematopathology | Neuropathology | Breast | Thoracic | Genitourinary | Bone and Soft Tissue | Heart | Transplant

Approximately 37,500 surgical specimens are evaluated each year in our hospital-based laboratory.

Fellows have the opportunity to participate in clinical and basic research in addition to diagnostic cases.

Fellows have first-hand experience in signing out cases, intra-operative consultations including frozen sections and review of outside consultations. After a training period, fellows are expected to assume graded, sign-out responsibilities under supervision.


Candidates must be Board eligible or certified in anatomic pathology or anatomic and clinical pathology and must have, or be eligible for, an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Kansas. 


The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine's Board-certified pathologists (link)

Surgical Pathology fellowship applications are now being accepted for:

AY2021 (July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2021)

Applications must consist of the following:

  1. Completed Standardized Application for Pathology Fellowships (Word)
  2. Current CV
  3. Personal statement
  4. Three letters of recommendation (addressed to Katie Dennis, MD)
  5. USMLE or COMLEX Transcript of Scores

Send completed applications to:

Jeffrey L. Tully, MA, Residency/Fellowship Coordinator
University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
3901 Rainbow Blvd., MS 3045
Kansas City, KS 66160

Phone: 913.588.7076
Fax: 913.588.7073

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Last modified: Jan 09, 2018
Residency Program Contacts

For Further information on Pathology Residency/Fellowship Programs, please contact:

Jeffrey L. Tully, MA
Jeffrey L. Tully, MA
Pathology Residency and Postdoctoral Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: 913.588.7076
Fax: 913.588.7073

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