Gynecologic and Perinatal Pathology Fellowship

We are now accepting fellowship applications for 2026-2027.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine of Weill Cornell Medical Center (WMC) offers a one-year non-ACGME-accredited Gynecologic & Perinatal Pathology Fellowship. The fellowship combines diagnostic training and research opportunities in the pathology of female genital tract disease and reproduction. New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus accessions over 11,000 gynecologic/perinatal specimens per year that are handled in the Divisions of Gynecologic and Perinatal Pathology. Fellow’s responsibilities include participation in sign-out of both frozen sections and permanent specimens, presentation at weekly Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board and other intra- and interdepartmental conferences. The fellow is expected to participate in the teaching and supervision of residents. Research opportunities, including clinicopathologic and molecular studies, are supported by a departmentally-funded Center for Translational Pathology that offers a wide array of services. Fellows are encouraged to participate in ongoing basic and/or translational research projects in collaboration with the faculty members.


Candidates must have completed a 4-years AP/CP residency or a 3-years AP residency.

Types and Numbers of Appointments

One position is available each academic year.

Dates and Deadlines (for 2026-2027 fellowship year)

*September 30, 2024 - Deadline for receipt of completed application (including recommendation letters) from candidates.

*Please note that we have a rolling admissions policy, therefore, we strongly encourage interested candidates to apply as early as possible.

On or before December 30, 2024 - Issuance of formal offers (12:00pm EST).


Salaries are commensurate with the level of post-graduate training in Pathology.

Recommendation Letters

Please arrange to have three letters of recommendation to be uploaded by the letter writer.


Please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to us via email to The letters should be addressed to:

Dr. Anna Yemelyanova – Director, Gynecologic & Perinatal Pathology Fellowship Program
Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
1300 York Ave, C-302
New York, NY 10065

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 1300 York Avenue New York, NY 10065 Phone: (212) 746-6464
Surgical Pathology: (212) 746-2700