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Pathology Residency Curriculum

The BMC AP/CP training program is 48 months in duration. Note: Clinical Pathology and Anatomic Pathology-only tracks are a total of 36 months with training in AP or CP rotations only. 


YEAR 1

Surgical Pathology

(6 months)

 

Clinical Pathology
(Transfusion Medicine)

(3 months)

Autopsy

(3 months)

YEAR 2

Surgical Pathology

(2 months)


Forensic Pathology

(1 month)

Clinical Pathology
(Microbiology)

(3 months)

Cytopathology

(3 months)

Anatomic Pathology

(3 months)

YEAR 3

Surgical Pathology
(2-3 months)

Clinical Pathology
(Chemistry)

(3 months)

Advanced Surgical Pathology

or

Elecive in Subspecialty Surgical Pathology (i.e. Dermatopathology)

Clinical Pathology
(Hematopathology)

(3 months)

YEAR 4

Clinical Pathology
(Advanced Hematology & Serologic Immunology)

*Specialty Surgical Pathology
or

Elective/Research

Advanced Cytology

or

Senior Surgical Pathology

Clinical Pathology
(Molecular Biology & Cytogenetics)

(3 months)


*Specialty Surgical Pathology = Frozen section, Renal/EM, Neuropathology, Dermatopathology


NOTE: Year 2- Year 4 = Schedules may vary (see Sample Rotation Schedule)