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Pathology

P100
P100A
Anatomic Pathology
Iman Hanna, MD

Course Description: This course is designed to give students a taste of pathology residency and what it is like to be a pathologist. Students will be exposed to surgical pathology, cytology and autopsy pathology. A student will follow specimens from the time it is received in our department, in the grossing room to observe specimen handling and sectioning, in histology laboratory to see how glass slides are prepared and then sign out the cases with attending pathologist. In addition students will have a chance to review interesting case files that are arranged by organ system, attend conferences and multidiscipline tumor boards. The course will be individually adjusted towards the interest of the student wishing to pursue a career in pathology as well as those who are pursuing other specialties. There will be an opportunity to give a mentored presentation on a subject of the students choosing. At the conclusion of the rotation, students will be familiar with pathology terminology, understand how to differentiate between normal and tissue exhibiting pathological findings. In addition the students will learn how to integrate clinical findings with tissue morphology and pathological diagnosis in patient management.

Duration: 2 or 4 weeks
Max: # Students: 2
Pre-requisite: None


P200
P200A
Clinical Pathology
Joseph T. Chiofolo, MD

Course Description: This course provides an introduction to laboratory medicine with rotations through Blood Bank, Special Hematology (Coagulation), General Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Immunology, and Cytogenetics. The student receives lectures and observes the daily activities in each laboratory section. Clinical correlation is emphasized.

Duration: 2 or 4 weeks
Max: # Students: 2
Pre-requisite: None


P300
P300A
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Virginia Donovan, MD

Course Description: Students will have direct exposure to surgical, cytopathology and autopsy pathology. They will learn how specimens are handled, sectioned, processed and how glass slides are produced. They will attend conferences with the pathology residents and interact directly with attending pathologists. Students will learn how pathology is central to the proper diagnosis and treatment of the patient. They will review specimens and glass slides with both resident and attending pathologists. The course will include an introduction to laboratory medicine with rotations through Blood Bank, Special Hematology (Coagulation), General Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Immunology, and Cytogenetics. The student will receive lectures and observe the daily activities in each laboratory section. Clinical correlation is emphasized. The course will be individually adjusted towards the interest of the student. There will be an opportunity to give a mentored presentation on a subject of the students choosing. This course is available to both students wishing to pursue a career in pathology as well as those who are pursuing other specialties.

Duration: 2 or 4 weeks
Max: # Students: 2
Pre-requisite: None
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