The Harvard Medical School Molecular Genetic Pathology Training Program represents a collaboration of the major Harvard teaching hospitals. The overall goals of this one-year accredited training program are:
Fellows achieve the following:
To achieve this end, the trainees rotate through 10 active molecular diagnostic laboratories at four Harvard-affiliated teaching hospitals, including Brigham and Women's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children's Hospital, and Massachusetts General Hospital, and participate in the respective pathology departments.
Fellows also actively participate in genetics clinics at these institutions and Dana-Farber Cancer Center. The fellowship is integrated with the HMS Genetics Training Program and shares a year-long didactic program.
There are over 40 faculty members. Representative faculty includes the following.
Applicants must be Board eligible or certified in Pathology or Medical Genetics. Applicants must be eligible for a Massachusetts medical license.
Applications to the Molecular Genetics Pathology Fellowship for 2023-2024 need to be submitted with the following information:
Applications must be submitted no later than 09/07/2021 11:59pm EST. All documents except for the letters of recommendation should be submitted together. Candidates will be notified of interview invitations within 2-4 weeks of the deadline. Interviews are estimated to be conducted until November. Due to Covid-19, interviews will be done using virtual platforms or in-person at candidate's request.
Fellowship application form and inquiries should be submitted to:
Administrative Assistant to Neal Lindeman, MD | Azra Ligon, PhD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Center for Advanced Molecular Diagnostics
Shapiro Building, 5th floor, Room 5016
70 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115
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