Contact Us

Program Coordinator, Selective Pathology – Gastrointestinal/Hepatic Pathology Fellowship Program
Aeelyn Urdaneta
Phone: 305-585-8164
Email: a.urdaneta1@med.miami.edu

Program Manager, Selective Pathology – Gastrointestinal/Hepatic Fellowship Program
Arniece Gutierrez
Phone: 305-585-7400
Email: acgutierrez@med.miami.edu

Application Information

Eligibility:
Our program does not participate in a match program. The final fellowship selections are made among the interviewed candidates by the faculty and/or selection committee.

How to Apply:
Applicants should send an application form to Program Coordinator Aeelyn Urdaneta at a.urdaneta1@med.miami.edu and Program Manager Arniece Gutierrez at acgutierrez@med.miami.edu with the following:

  • C.V.
  •  Three Letters of Recommendation

Deadline:
Applications are accepted until September 30.

Call Schedule

There is no call schedule required.

Locations

Jackson Memorial Hospital

1611 N.W. 12th Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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Holtz Children’s Hospital

1611 N.W. 12th Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

1475 N.W. 12th Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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UHealth Tower

1400 N.W. 12th Avenue

Miami, FL 33136

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Program Requirements

Medical Licensing Examination:
All applicants must successfully complete United States Medical Licensing Examination Steps 1, 2 and 3 prior to the start of the program.

Postgraduate Training:
Candidates must be MDs or DOs who have completed at least two years of residency training in pathology in an ACGME-accredited program. Candidates must be board-eligible or certified in anatomic pathology and licensed in Florida or eligible for Florida medical licensure.

Visas

The J1-Visa: Alien Physician Program, sponsored by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, is the standard visa for residents/fellows who are not U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

For specific program eligibility/qualifications or additional information, please contact:

Lourdes Boet
Hospital Services Supervisor
Physician Services Department

Jackson Health System
1611 N.W. 12th Ave. Suite ET-1004
Miami, FL 33136-1096
Phone: 305-355-1122
Fax: 305-355-1123
Email: LBoet@jhsmiami.org

Selective Pathology – Gastrointestinal/Hepatic Pathology Fellowship

Mission & Vision

Our mission is to provide advanced, in-depth training in gastrointestinal pathology. We seek to train pathologists to attain the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes to become excellent gastrointestinal pathologists.

Mission & Vision

Our mission is to provide advanced, in-depth training in gastrointestinal pathology. We seek to train pathologists to attain the appropriate knowledge, skills and attitudes to become excellent gastrointestinal pathologists.

Program Director’s Welcome

Welcome to the University of Miami/Jackson Health System Selective Pathology – Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Program which offers one accredited position, designed to provide advanced in-depth training in genitourinary pathology from three major institutions, including a multidisciplinary cancer center (Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center), a large tertiary hospital (Jackson Memorial Hospital) and private hospital network (UHealth Tower).

Program Director’s Welcome

Welcome to the University of Miami/Jackson Health System Selective Pathology – Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Program which offers one accredited position, designed to provide advanced in-depth training in genitourinary pathology from three major institutions, including a multidisciplinary cancer center (Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center), a large tertiary hospital (Jackson Memorial Hospital) and private hospital network (UHealth Tower).

The fellowship is geared toward the advance study in diagnostic surgical pathology. Elective rotations in relevant subspecialties are also available.

The fellow will supervise residents with the attending pathologist and is expected to take an active role in intraoperative consultations. Additionally, fellows will be primarily responsible for multidisciplinary clinical-pathological conferences and tumor boards and will attend a week-long, research-oriented “boot camp.”

-Oleksandr N. Kryvenko, MD

Fast Facts

Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Number of Fellows per Year?

1

Duration of Fellowship?

1 year

Program Highlights

Weeklong, research-oriented “boot camp”

Unique pathology cases from NCI-designated cancer center & 1 of the largest county hospitals in the U.S.

Conference & tumor board lead

Clinical Experience

Year 1

The fellow will rotate in the genitourinary service performing evaluation of both Jackson Memorial Hospital and UHealth genitourinary pathology specimens with emphasis in bladder; kidney; penile and testis and prostate pathology, including neoplastic diseases of children and adults. In addition to surgical pathology rotations in these areas, the fellow will have clinical rotations in cytogenetics/molecular biology; medical oncology clinics; radiation/oncology and urology.

Your Faculty

Merce Jorda, MD, PhD, MBA
Chair, Pathology
Professor, Pathology

Oleksandr N. Kryvenko, MD
Director, Selective Pathology – Genitourinary Pathology Fellowship Program

Andre Pinto, MD
Assistant Professor, Pathology
Director, Selective Pathology – Breast and Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship Program