Sanford School of Medicine Residencies


We provide residents with a challenging curriculum, diverse pathology and plenty of one-on-one attention. Our program is a great place to work and live as a pathology resident, and our recent graduates have all matched with competitive fellowships in surgical pathology, breast pathology, hematopathology, cytopathology and dermatopathology. Two residents are accepted each year.

Program characteristics
  • 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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