Message from the Chairman
Welcome to the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) and the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. It is a pleasure to introduce you to our department. The website gives information regarding our goals and mission, the residency program, and information about our faculty.
The Department of Pathology is dedicated to the accurate diagnosis of disease by means of cutting edge technology, such as its information systems, automation and molecular testing, and the expertise of an outstanding faculty. In addition to its clinical excellence, the faculty is committed to participating in translational research and scientific investigation that advances medical science and benefits our patients. At the same time, the faculty endeavors to prepare young pathologists for a lifetime of challenge and professional growth, ensuring the continuity of the best possible care for our patients.
The Pathology Residency Training Program is designed to train a well-rounded pathologist through balanced training in anatomic pathology and clinical pathology. There is significant personal training time with senior clinical faculty who are dedicated to a mentoring relationship. Please click on the link above for additional information.
Thomas A. Victor, MD, PhD, Chairman
Message from the Program Director
We are pleased to learn of your interest in our pathology residency program. The decision you face is an important one that will shape your future as a physician and as an individual.
NorthShore is affiliated with the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. As a result, the University of Chicago serves as the sponsor of all resident training programs based at NorthShore. Our NRMP program name and program code is University of Chicago (NorthShore) Pathology, 1160300C2.
The residency experience based at Evanston Hospital continues its tradition of access to outstanding faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and large patient populations. In addition, our relationship with the University of Chicago draws from their strengths in research, clinical sub-specialization, fellowships, and service to the underserved communities.
We are excited about our program and welcome your interest. We look forward to getting to know you better during the application process.
Karen L. Kaul, MD, PhD, Program Director