Clinical and/or post-doctoral research fellowships in Neuropathology are available in the Division of Neuropathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Fellows can be supported for 1 to 4 years to develop clinical neuropathological expertise and/or to develop an active research program applicable to neurologic diseases. For Board certification, clinical training includes one year of adult and pediatric neuropathology, 5 months of combination neurodegenerative / neuromuscular pathology and 1 month of combination neuroradiology / forensic neuropathology. Research interests within the division include mechanisms of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and HIV encephalitis, oncology, neurotransplantation, oxidative stress, and central control of obesity (http://neuro.pathology.pitt.edu/webstuff/faculty&fellows.html). The primary criteria for assessing applicants are their current and predicted future competitiveness to attain an independent academic/research career. Applicants may respond by completing the electronic application at: https://epssecure.upmc.com/path/fellowship/app-form.cfm along with a letter outlining their academic interests, career goals and a curriculum vitae to Clayton Wiley, M.D., Ph.D., Division of Neuropathology, Department of Pathology, Room A506, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-2582. Phone: 412-624-9415, Fax: 412-624-5610, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Neuropathology Fellowship Program
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn Neuropathology Fellowship Program
- University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia (posted 3/20/23)
- Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (posted 3/16/23)
- Children's Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis, Minnesota (posted 2/9/23)
- University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi (posted 1/19/23)
- Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA (posted 8/31/22)
- National Institute on Aging (NIA) Intramural Research Program (IRP), Bethesda, MD (posted 8/5/22)
- University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (posted 8/2/22)
- The George Washington University, Washington, DC (posted 3/18/21)
- National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (posted 3/17/21)
- Lifespan Academic Medical Center, The Miriam and the Rhode Island Hospitals, Providence, Rhode Island (posted 1/25/19)