Education / Graduate Medical Education / Prospective Residents / Pathology Residency Program / About the Program About the Program "An excellent learning environment. With support from faculty and the highest levels of administration, we are given the freedom and guidance to pursue our intellectual interests and career goals." Numbereye Numbere, PGY-4, MBBS Meet Our Residents Meet Our Faculty What Makes Our Residency Unique $1500 yearly educational allowance. Twenty days of vacation per year. Five sick days per year. Department-supported laptop computer provided upon starting residency. A great group of residents Many of Our faculty are recognized internationally for their expertise in areas including myelodysplastic syndrome, hematopathology, neuropathology, cytopathology, molecular diagnostics and surgical pathology. Flexible rotation scheduling aimed at training you in a subspecialized pathology practice. The majority of the residents continue their pathology education with fellowship training at URMC or at highly-ranked outside institutions. Research support and guidance, including department funding for travel to one conference per year where presenting your research findings. Salary support and research stipend are available through the Research Year-Out program, allowing our residents to obtain a Physician-Scientist Research Pathway Certification by the American Board of Pathology. Nearly all required rotations are at Strong Memorial Hospital (SMH), a 850+-bed regional hospital with a free-standing Cancer Center and Children’s Hospital. Residents rotate at Highland Hospital (5 minute drive from SMH) for Gynecologic Pathology and at the Monroe County Medical Examiner’s Office (10 minute drive from SMH) for Forensic Pathology. A commitment at all levels of the department to the education and training of stellar residents. A total of five administrative days are available for PGY-3 and PGY-4 trainees which are specifically used for travel to fellowship or job interviews, or if needed for relocation purposes. Post-residency fellowships Department Fellowships Breast or Breast/GYN Pathology Gastrointestinal & Hepatobiliary Pathology Genitourinary Pathology Laboratory Medical Directorship/MS in Business Administration Fellowship ACGME Accredited Fellowships Cytopathology Dermatopathology Forensic Pathology Hematopathology Pediatric Pathology Transfusion Medicine For more information on Fellowships contact: Fellowship Coordinator Melissa Sullivan Interested applicants may apply online.