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UCLA Medical Center Program

Charlres R Lassman, MD, PhD UCLA Med Ctr A7-149 Ctr for the Hlth Sci 10833 Le Conte Ave Los Angeles, CA 90095-1732

Tel: (310) 825-5719 Fax: (310) 267-2058

E-mail: apierro@mednet.ucla.edu

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology ResidencyEdit

Residency Program Director: Dr. Charles Lassman

Number of Residents (total): 20

Number of Residents (annually): depends how many leave the prior year

Willing to sponsor H1/J1 visas? No

Average work hours on surg path? 13 hour days x 5 days/week and one-half to full day on weekends

Are you allowed to do external rotations? Yes

Comment 1

(Posted May 2011)

Pros:

  • Sub-specialized pathologists and sign-out

Cons:

  • Sub-specialized sign-out

Do you feel you have:

  • Adequate preview time? Yes
  • Adequate support staff (P.A.’s, secretarial, etc.)? Yes
  • Adequate AP Teaching? Yes
  • Adequate CP Teaching? Yes, but not as good as AP

Cardiopulmonary FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Clinical Microbiology FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Cytopathology FellowshipEdit

(2 spots)

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Dermatopathology FellowshipEdit

(3 spots/year split between pathologists and dermatologists)

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

GI/Liver FellowshipEdit

(2 spots)

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Hematopathology FellowshipEdit

(2 spots)

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Molecular Genetics FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Neuropathology FellowshipEdit

(1 spot)

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Post Sophomore FellowEdit

Surgical Pathology FellowshipEdit

(~6 spots)

The fellowship can also be tailored to your particular interest.  Fellowships with a focus are split evenly between General Surgical Pathology and the specialty (6 months each). These specialties include:

GU pathology

Cardiothoracic/pulmonary pathology

Breast pathology

Gynecologic pathology (combined breast and gynecologic pathology (women's health pathology)

Bone and soft tissue tumor pathology. 



CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

Transfusion Medicine FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO


Women's Health FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO


Surgical Path/Olive View FellowshipEdit

CAP Standardized Fellowship Application Accepted? NO

UNEXPECTED OPENING IN THE DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY Surgical Pathology Fellowship for July 2013


The UCLA affiliated Olive View-UCLA Medical Center offers a one-year fellowship in general surgical pathology. The fellow’s primary responsibilities include signing out of surgical cases, frozen section diagnosis and occasional autopsies. The program offers excellent experience in fine needle aspiration. With UCLA residents and an attending staff of five, there are many opportunities for interacting with staff and direct teaching. In addition, the county hospital provides exposure to many unusual and rare cases. There are also ample opportunities for organizing and leading specialty conferences. Research and study time is available, including elective time in selected subspecialty areas. The rotations are predominantly at the Olive View-UCLA Hospital with the option to do electives at other hospitals, including UCLA main campus.


Requirements: This position is open to applicants who have completed their training in AP and are Board eligible or certified. A California license is a requirement.


Stipends: Are commensurate with the resident’s level of training.



Inquires should be directed to:

Nora Ostrzega, M.D.

Olive View-UCLA Medical Center

14445 Olive View Drive

Sylmar, CA 91342-1495



Email: nostrzega@dhs.lacounty.gov

Phone: (818) 364-4035

                or

Fellowship Coordinator: Eija Moss (818) 364-3532

Fax: (818) 364-4065

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