Surgical Pathology Fellowship

This one-year program is designed to give the fellow experience working at the junior faculty level. The fellowship is based at University Hospital, with annual surgical pathology volume of approximately 24,000 specimens. Clinical duties include daily review of rush and state cases, frozen section interpretation, organization and presentation of conferences, serving as first-line consultant to resident trainees in surgical pathology, participation in surgical pathology quality improvement activities and review of faculty consult cases. Participation with faculty in scholarly activities is essential. Electives are available in bone and soft tissue pathology, cytopathology, pulmonary pathology, hepatopathology, nephropathology, and neuropathology.

Number of positions: Two per academic year.

Requirements: Three years of straight AP training, or four years of combined AP/CP training.

Stipends:  Commensurate with level of training,

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Current Surgical Pathology Fellows

Lubna Alattia, M.D.
Residency:  Louisiana State University, Shreveport, 2019
Medical School:  University of Al-Mustansiriyah, College of Medicine, 2003
Hometown:  Baghdad, Iraq



Daniel Mais, M.D. (Director) Philip Valente, M.D.
Sarah Hackman, M.D. Andrea Gilbert, D.O.
Josefine Heim-Hall, M.D. Alia Nazarullah, M.D.
James Henry, M.D. Yanli Ding, M.D..



Send inquiries to:

Daniel Mais, M.D.
Associate Professor
Director of Surgical Pathology
Department of Pathology
UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900
Voice: (210) 567-4010
Fax: (210) 567-4637


Maria Gomez
Fellowship Program Coordinator
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UT Health San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Drive MC 7750
San Antonio, TX 78229
Voice:  210-567-4010
Fax:  210-567-4637