Cytopathology Fellowship

This is a one year position in an ACGME accredited Cytopathology fellowship. The potential candidate for this position should have completed their AP or AP/CP pathology residency training in an ACGME accredited program before starting their fellowship training. They should be eligible to hold a medical license in Kentucky. Passing step III of the USMLE is also required before being accepted for the position.

Currently, the work volume at the University of Louisville Hospital includes 750 FNA procedures. A variety of procedures are performed in house including superficial FNA performed by Pathology Staff and others performed under guidance of CT, US, EUS, and EBUS procedures. The program offers opportunities for rotations in Flow Cytometry, Molecular Pathology and Immunohistochemistry as well as specialized rotations in sub-specialties of Surgical Pathology. Fellows actively participate in the intra and interdepartmental conferences and are encouraged to be involved in research projects.

Louisville is an exciting place to live with numerous amenities for a city of its size. It offers many cultural and sports activities and offers an excellent location with mild weather. It is home to the Kentucky Derby and the University of Louisville Cardinals basketball and football teams.


Commensurate with level of post-graduate training.

Dan Mais, MD
Professor of Pathology
Director of Cytopathology
Telephone: 502-852-1764
Fax: 502-852-1761

Applications Process:
Interested candidates should submit a universal ACGME application, a copy of their current C.V., a personal statement, copy of ECFMG certificate (if applicable) and three letters of recommendation to:

Latosha Cowherd, C-TAGME
Program Coordinator
Department of Pathology
550 S. Jackson Street ACB, Education Suite, Room A1E17
Louisville, KY 40202

502) 852-8203