Surgical Pathology – Bayview Medical Center

Course Type: Clinical Clerkship

Department/Division: Pathology

Course Director: Dr. Kay Li

Telephone Number: 410-550-5587

Faculty: Dr. Li and staff

Availability/Duration: All year; ½ quarter or full quarter

Prerequisite(s): Introduction to Pathology or Genes to Society

Drop Period: 2 months Visiting Medical Students accepted upon approval of Course Director

Description: This course offers an opportunity to see and experience at first hand a wide spectrum of activities in anatomic pathology. Students will rotate in Surgical Pathology, functioning at the level of a first year resident in pathology. The student will perform gross dissections, dictate clinical summaries, review microscopic sections and sign out the surgical pathologic material under senior staff supervision.