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Molecular Genetic Pathology

We have an unexpected opening for the 2022-2023 academic year and are now accepting applications. Applications for 2023-2024 will be accepted starting in June 2021.

Meet the department's fellows

Jennings, Lawrence J

Program Director

Lawrence J Jennings

Associate Professor of Pathology (Genomic Pathology) and Pathology (Molecular Pathology)

Program Information

 Education & Research

The division annually evaluates over 175,000 tests, including molecular microbiology, hematologic and solid tumor malignancies, congential disorders and HLA genotyping.

 Clinical Experience

The fellow gains comprehensive experience with a wide range of current clinical molecular diagnostic procedures using state-of-the-art technology. The program offers opportunities to improve patient care by developing and implementing novel diagnostic procedures. There are frequent opportunities to observe didactic lectures and interdisciplinary research conferences.

 Stipend

The stipend is commensurate with the fellow's PGY year of training and by previous training and experience. Find stipend information via the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University site.

 Application Process

Prepare an application package with the following items:

  • CV
  • Personal statement
  • USMLE scores 1, 2, 3
  • COMLEX scores are also acceptable
  • Three letters of recommendation

Send application materials and letters of recommendation to Allison Barthel at molecularpathfellowship@northwestern.edu

 Why Northwestern?

Housestaff training through McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University provides diverse and challenging clinical experiences and world-class education located in the heart of the beautiful city of Chicago. Learn more via the links to the McGaw website below.

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