Gynecologic and Perinatal Pathology Fellowship

The fellowship for academic years 2023-2024 and 2024-2025 have been filled.

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 2024-2025 fellowship year)

*September 30, 2022 - 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, 2022 - Issuance of formal offers (12:00pm EST)


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

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