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Cytopathology Fellowship Overview

Our 1-year ACGME-approved Cytopathology Fellowship program provides comprehensive training in all aspects of cytopathology.


The combination of patient material, volume, motivated expert faculty, and a cooperative and friendly atmosphere will provide you with a unique experience that will help you to acquire the skills you seek in your development as a cytopathologist.

Baystate's Cytopathology Laboratory is
One of the Largest in New England

Our wide breadth of interesting clinical material offers
excellent educational opportunities:

  • approximately 70,000 cases per year

  • 7,000 of which are nongynecologic—including approximately 1,800 fine needle aspiration biopsies.

Our Faculty Have Trained at Many of
the Finest Academic Centers in the U.S.

Our 6 board-certified cytopathologists and 2 hematopathologists:

  • are dedicated to providing outstanding resident and fellow education
  • all have additional subspecialty training
  • have diverse clinical and research interests.

Cooperative and Friendly Environment

  • Quality group of experienced cytotechnologists

  • Skilled, committed support staff

  • Excellent physical space.