Acting Internship: Surgical Pathology.
Successful completion of year two.
To acquaint the student with the gross and microscopic appearance of various neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases encountered in Surgical Pathology and to correlate these changes with the clinical presentations and etiopathogenesis.
As the completion of a four week elective the student should be able to:
Description of Course Activities
Students will rotate with the Surgical Pathology Faculty, Fellows and Residents in dissecting, sectioning and photographing gross specimens. Cases will be reviewed and discussed by the Attending Faculty. Students also will participate with the Residents in case presentations at various Surgical Pathology conferences. Students are required to present one didactic lecture in Surgical Pathology and participate in interdisciplinary conferences each week (review and prepare slides with the Attending Faculty prior to the conference).
Periods 1-11 not including period 12 (June); but including holiday vacation Period 13 (December).
Mahmoud A. Eltorky, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Surgical Pathology
Bill A. Rampy, D.O., Ph.D.