The Cytology Division offers a one-year fellowship program with emphasis on diagnostic cytology with tissue and clinical correlation.
The laboratory processes over 90,000 gyn and over 7,000 non-gyn cytology specimens per year including approximately 2,000 FNAs.
The fellow will participate in cytology signout with faculty, resident training, performance of FNAs, and rapid adequacy evaluation. The fellow will also gain exposure to immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry, molecular pathology, administration, and cytopreparatory techniques.
Resources include an extensive collection of cross-indexed teaching cases, and a library of conference materials.
Hartford Hospital is a tertiary care facility with over 60,000 surgical pathology accessions per year.
Requirements: Applications for the fellowship program are encouraged from residents who have completed an accredited training program in AP or AP/CP and must have passed USMLE Step 3.
Stipend: See the Salary and Benefits section.
Applications: Fellowship appointments are effective July 1 of each academic year. Inquires regarding applications should be addressed to:
Mary Fiel-Gan, M.D.
Director of Cytology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
80 Seymour Street
P.O. Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 972-2963