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About This Program
SUNY Upstate Medical University at Syracuse offers an ACGME-accredited training program leading to American Board of Pathology certification in anatomic and clinical pathology. The residency consists of structured rotations interspersed with elective time throughout all four years of training that are designed to meet the changing needs of future pathologists. Training at SUNY Upstate Medical University (University Hospital, Community General Hospital, Upstate Cancer Cancer, Molecular Genetics Lab @ CNY Biotech Accelerator), Onondaga County Medical Examiner's Office and the affiliated Veterans Affairs Hospital immerses trainees in molecular pathology, digital imaging, clinical informatics, surgical pathology, neuropathology, hematopathology, cytopathology, forensic/autopsy pathology, kidney/transplant pathology, pulmonary pathology, eye pathology, dermatopathology, breast and GYN pathology, clinical chemistry, hematology, cytogenetics, microbiology and transfusion medicine. Residents receive training in laboratory management with guest faculty from Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management. There are ample opportunities for research. Our graduates go on to prestigious fellowship placement at the Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, UCSF, UPenn, Beth Israel Deaconess/Harvard, Cedars-Sinai, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Michigan, NYU, UAB, Brown and others.