During clinical pathology rotations, residents generally are integrated into laboratory functions via a variety of activities, including sign-out of cases, didactic sessions with the director and laboratory staff, involvement in consults and review of interesting cases, and exercises addressing laboratory problems and administrative issues.  Residents also spend time at the bench learning the technical aspects of test performance in each lab.   Most labs incorporate pre and post testing on material to assess competency and progress.

Conferences

Clinical Pathology Conference
Didactic presentations by faculty and outside speakers (weekly)
Fridays
12 p.m.

Case of the Week 
Informal presentations by residents (twice monthly)
1st and 4th Wednesdays
12 p.m.

Clinical Pathology Mortality and Morbidity Conference (monthly)
2nd Wednesday
12 p.m.

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