Allegheny General Hospital
AGH - Main Tower and Cancer Center

AGH Main Tower and Cancer Center

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
320 East North Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Phone: (412)-359-6037

Alleghany.mast agh

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency ProgramEdit

Program Director:Edward F. Lynch, MD

Famous Faculty: Jan F. Silverman, MD

Program Information:

  • Number of Residents: 10
  • ACGME Accredited? Yes
  • Sponsors Visas? Yes
  • Allows External Electives? Yes
  • Surg Path Work Hours: Approx. 50 hours/week
  • Adequate Preview Time? Yes
  • Adequate Study Time? Yes
  • Adequate Support Staff? Yes
  • Adequate AP Teaching? Yes
  • Adequate CP Teaching? Yes

Pros: Daily consensus conference where attendings bring interesting cases, and it is used as a teaching opportunity. Great residents with friendly, experienced faculty and dependable support staff. Numerous research opportunities with generous funding to cover expenses when presenting at meetings. Supports active learning, as residents are provided with many teaching opportunities. Funding to attend AP/CP board review course.


Cytopathology FellowshipEdit

Surgical Pathology FellowshipEdit