Pathology Research Fellows

Lab/Branch/Program: 
Laboratory of Pathology
Location: 
Bethesda
Research Area Keywords: 

pathology research

Position Description: 

Pathology research fellowship positions are available in the Laboratory of Pathology (Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD) for physicians who have recently completed a pathology residency program. This research fellowship is intended to give pathologists sustained and focused training in an investigative area in either basic, translational or clinical science in preparation for a career in academic pathology. This research training will initially be for one year with possible renewal for additional years, depending on the fellow’s progress and the availability of positions. If the applicant is planning on pursuing subspecialty clinical fellowship training, this research training can be pursued either before or after the clinical fellowship. Available research programs include cancer genomics, cancer epigenetics, cancer-associated rearrangements, lymphoid neoplasms, brain tumors, circulating tumor DNA, liver disease, and applications of protein and genetic markers in the diagnosis, prognosis, and management of cancer.

Multiple Positions Available: 
Yes
Number of Positions: 
2
C.V. Required: 
Yes
Number of References Required: 
3
Experience Required: 

Interested candidates must have a medical degree (M.D. or equivalent) and must have completed a residency program in anatomic pathology (AP) and/or clinical pathology (CP), either in the United States or abroad. 

How To Apply: 

To apply, candidates should send a CV including list of publications, cover letter, and names/contact information of three references to: 

Frederic G. Barr, M.D., Ph.D
Deputy Chief of the Laboratory of Pathology
barrfg@mail.nih.gov

Contact Name: 
Frederic Barr
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Phone: 
301.480.7176

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