Clinical Fellowships

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine sponsors a variety of nationally recognized clinical fellowships, many of which are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). Available Fellowships include:

  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine (ACGME-accredited since 1975)
  • Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine combined with a second year of Cellular Therapeutics
  • Bone and Soft Tissue Pathology (ACGME-accredited through Pennsylvania Hospital)
  • Breast Pathology
  • Celluar Therapy
  • Clinical Chemistry (commenced July 2018)
  • Clinical Informatics (commencing 2023 with Pathology Informatics at CHOP within the ACGME-accredited Clinical Informatics Fellowship)
  • Clinical Microbiology (accredited by the American Academy of Microbiology since 1997)
  • Cytopathology (ACGME-accredited since 1992)
  • Dermatopathology (ACGME-accredited through Department of Dermatology)
  • GI/Hepatic Pathology (ACGME selective pathology accreditation since 2002)
  • Hematopathology (ACGME-accredited since 1996)
  • Molecular Genetic Pathology (ACGME-accredited since 2002)
  • Neuropathology (ACGME-accredited since 1974)
  • Pediatric Pathology (ACGME-accredited through CHOP)
  • Surgical Pathology (ACGME selective pathology accreditation since 2002)

In Anatomic Pathology, many of the fellowships can be coupled with an additional year as an instructor in a particular subspecialty(ies) to gain further experience in an area(s) of interest.  During this Instructor year, the individual will be provided with mentoring in a particular area with graduated responsibility to function at the level of a faculty member.   

For specific fellowship description, requirements, and application forms, select the individual fellowship detail page for each program from the navigation.