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'''Program Highlights'''
 
'''Program Highlights'''
* Length of Program: Normal Years; Research Track years (if different)
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* Length of Program: 4 years (Additional 5th year in Physician-Scientist Research Pathway available)  
* Number of protected research months:
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* Number of protected research months: Up to 6 during 4 year residency, with additional 12 months if choosing Physician-Scientist Research Pathway
* Overall Size: Total Students; Students Per Year
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* Overall Size: Approved for 22 positions, 5-6 residents per year
* Research Track Size: Total Students; Students Per Year
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* Research Track Size: Up to 1 resident per year
* Separate NRMP Code for Research Pathway: Yes/No
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* Separate NRMP Code for Research Pathway: No
* Research Opportunities: (Department Only vs. Campus Wide)
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* Research Opportunities: Residents can choose to do research in any School of Medicine department, although Department of Pathology laboratories are preferred
* Benefits:  
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* Benefits: We offer a generous resident support package including an educational allowance, funds to present research projects at meetings, and departmental funds to support research; personal computer and microscope for use during duration of training; health, dental, and life insurance; paid vacation, administrative, and sick leave; ample office space; free membership to wellness center; free covered parking
* Career Development Opportunities: Types of mentorship, grant writing/funding opportunities, Additional funds for conferences requiring travel, etc
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* Career Development Opportunities: All residents choose a clinical faculty mentor during their first 6 months of training.  Those trainees with a research interest may choose an additional faculty mentor to aid research efforts.   
 
'''Outcomes'''
 
'''Outcomes'''
* Job Placement: (Percent in Academic/Private/Industry/Other)
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* Job Placement: Approximately 75% of our graduates enter private practice pathology with the remaining 25% working in university affiliated academic positions or government affiliated positions.  Most all of our residents complete 1 fellowship and our trainees have been successful in attaining positions at institutions across the country.  For a listing of fellowship and work placements please see our webpage: https://www.musc.edu/website/academics/residents/past_residents_and_fellows.html
* Funding success: (K-awards, R-awards, F-awards, etc)
 
 
'''Program Tracks'''
 
'''Program Tracks'''
  
If applicable list research tracks (ie Pathology has AP/CP, AP only, CP only)
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The vast mojority of our trainees complete a 4 year combined anatomic and clinical pathology training program.  On rare occasions we have had trainees in 3 year anatomic or clinical pathology only tracks.  An additional year of research is available through a 5 year Physician-Scientist Research Pathway.
  
 
'''Pertinent Fellowships'''
 
'''Pertinent Fellowships'''
  
If applicable, please list clinical fellowships available at your institution that incorporate research as a core element of their training plan.
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Fellowship training programs are available in the fields of clinical chemistry, cytopathology (3 positions), dermatopathology (3 positions), forensic pathology, hematopathology, and surgical pathology (2 positions).
  
 
== Contact Information ==
 
== Contact Information ==
* Program Director: Name, [mailto:uname@domain.edu uname@domain.edu]
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* Program Director: Nick Batalis, MD; [mailto:batalini@musc.edu batalini@musc.edu]
* Program Administrator: Name, [mailto:uname@domain.edu uname@domain.edu]
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* Program Administrator: Trudie Shingledecker, [mailto:&#x20;shinglet@musc.edu shinglet@musc.edu]
* Program Email: [mailto:uname@domain.edu uname@domain.edu]
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* Program Website: https://www.musc.edu/website/academics/residency_training.html
* Program Website: [http://myinstitue.edu/research My Institute's website]
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* Telephone: 843-792-1086
* Telephone:  
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* Address: Nedical University of South Carolina, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, 165 Ashley Avenue, MSC908, Charleston, SC 29425
* Address: Name; Street; City, State, zipCode
 
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
 
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Revision as of 21:31, 26 August 2015


Medical University of South Carolina
Specialty Pathology
Hospital affiliation(s)
Medical University of South Carolina
Academic affiliation
Medical University of South Carolina
Director Nicholas Batalis, MD
Director email
[batalini@musc.edu batalini@musc.edu]
Associate director
David Lewin, MD
Associate director email
[lewin@musc.edu lewin@musc.edu]
Administrator
Trudie Shingledecker
Administrator email
[shinglet@musc.edu shinglet@musc.edu]
Current trainees
21
Trainees per year
5-6
Location Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
Website Residency Website
Telephone 843-792-1086
NRMP Number
1680300C0

Program Description

Short description of your program.

Program Information

Program Highlights

  • Length of Program: 4 years (Additional 5th year in Physician-Scientist Research Pathway available)
  • Number of protected research months: Up to 6 during 4 year residency, with additional 12 months if choosing Physician-Scientist Research Pathway
  • Overall Size: Approved for 22 positions, 5-6 residents per year
  • Research Track Size: Up to 1 resident per year
  • Separate NRMP Code for Research Pathway: No
  • Research Opportunities: Residents can choose to do research in any School of Medicine department, although Department of Pathology laboratories are preferred
  • Benefits: We offer a generous resident support package including an educational allowance, funds to present research projects at meetings, and departmental funds to support research; personal computer and microscope for use during duration of training; health, dental, and life insurance; paid vacation, administrative, and sick leave; ample office space; free membership to wellness center; free covered parking
  • Career Development Opportunities: All residents choose a clinical faculty mentor during their first 6 months of training. Those trainees with a research interest may choose an additional faculty mentor to aid research efforts.

Outcomes

  • Job Placement: Approximately 75% of our graduates enter private practice pathology with the remaining 25% working in university affiliated academic positions or government affiliated positions. Most all of our residents complete 1 fellowship and our trainees have been successful in attaining positions at institutions across the country. For a listing of fellowship and work placements please see our webpage: https://www.musc.edu/website/academics/residents/past_residents_and_fellows.html

Program Tracks

The vast mojority of our trainees complete a 4 year combined anatomic and clinical pathology training program. On rare occasions we have had trainees in 3 year anatomic or clinical pathology only tracks. An additional year of research is available through a 5 year Physician-Scientist Research Pathway.

Pertinent Fellowships

Fellowship training programs are available in the fields of clinical chemistry, cytopathology (3 positions), dermatopathology (3 positions), forensic pathology, hematopathology, and surgical pathology (2 positions).

Contact Information

References