Sanford School of Medicine Residencies


The Pathology Residency at SSOM has a reputation for preparing and successfully placing pathology residents in private practice. We have an excellent board pass rate and have placed all of our recent graduates in competitive fellowships in surgical pathology, hematopathology, dermatopathology and cytopathology.

Program characteristics
  • Accreditation for 8 residents in four-year program
  • Extensive interaction with teaching staff
  • Teaching opportunities with medical technologists, medical students and residents from other specialties
  • Hands-on experience in diagnostic pathology
  • Clinical and basic science research encouraged
  • Excellent placement rate in surgical pathology, dermatopathology, cytopathology and hematopathology
  • Faculty consists of experts in hematopathology, cytopathology, blood banking, clinical chemistry and forensic pathology
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