Department of Pathology & Immunology

Admissions

Master
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We accept two fellowship positions. Each fellow has his/her own office space complete with computer, microscope with digital camera, telephone and books/file storage. We have had a 100 percent board pass rate since 2000, and our program graduates have been successfully recruited nationally and internationally.

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Successful completion of at least two years of an ACGME-accredited pathology residency program or have satisfactorily completed the training required for certification in anatomic or anatomic and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology.

Applicants must have successfully passed all three steps of the USMLE. Letters of recommendation from at least two, preferably three, faculty members having positions of responsibility in the candidate‘s training program and a transcript of the medical school record are required.

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Interview Process

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A personal interview is offered to those whose credentials are suitable and typically take place 18-20 months prior to fellowship year. For example, interviews will take place in early Fall 2014 for the July 2016 start. We typically interview in September or October.

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Application Information/Instructions:

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Address letters of interest and curriculum vitae to:

Norma Quintanilla, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pathology & Immunology
Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St.
AB1195
Houston, TX 77030
nxquinta@texaschildrens.org

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Stipend/Benefits

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Stipend will be commensurate with the level of the applicant’s training.

  • Travel support provided to attend Society for Pediatric Pathology meeting in the Fall season
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Affiliates

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Affiliations with leading research and healthcare institutions in and around the Texas Medical Center, the world’s largest healthcare complex, provide access to an exceptionally diverse array of people and resources. Discover how our affiliations enhance our education programs.