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Open July 1st, 2021 through Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UC Irvine Medical Center offers a one-year SELECTIVE SURGICAL PATHOLOGY FELLOWSHIP that provides training to prepare our fellow for successful general surgical pathology. Broad exposure to all aspects of surgical pathology, including preparing complex surgical cases for sign-out, frozen section examination, consultation cases, gross room supervision, and junior attending role. Additional time may be spent in subspecialized services including GI, GYN, breast, or GU, among others. Depending on the fellow’s interest the fellowship can be geared towards either a head and neck, a gynecological or a Women’s Health fellowship whereon completion, certificate in respective fields can be obtained. The fellow will be responsible for some multi-disciplinary tumor board conferences and resident teaching; research activity is highly encouraged during the year as well. Candidates are required to have successfully graduated from an ACGME accredited AP or AP/CP residency program.

Director of Surgical Pathology Fellowship: Dr. Cary Johnson
UC Irvine Medical Center
101 The City Dr. S., Dept. of Pathology
Orange, CA 92868

To apply, please send letter of intent, Curriculum Vitae, and 3 letters of reference to:
Erika Somers
AND apply online at:

UC Irvine Medical Center is the principal clinical facility for UC Irvine Health and School of Medicine’s teaching and research programs. For 14 consecutive years, the medical center has been rated among the nation's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. The Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center (CFCCC) of UC Irvine is an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center. The CFCCC has a membership drawn from more than 32 academic departments across six schools at UC Irvine, including the schools of Medicine, Biological Sciences, Physical Sciences, Information & Computer Science, Engineering and Business.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates are required to have successfully graduated from an ACGME accredited AP or AP/CP residency program.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
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Campus Information

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Orange, Ca.