The mission of the Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, is to provide outstanding education and practical experience in every aspect of laboratory medicine and pathology, in order to prepare graduates to excel in any practice setting.
Unique program opportunities include:
Two program tracks: Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency (AP/CP) with six residency positions each year and the Anatomic and Neuropathology Pathology Pathway (AP/NP) with one position each year
Additional research opportunities through the physician-scientist research track and the clinical-investigator training program
Access to material received through our highly active surgical pathology consult practice (more than 60,000 expert consultations a year)
Intensive training in the unique Mayo Clinic frozen section laboratory, developed at Mayo Clinic more than a century ago, which has been successfully utilized ever since (learn more about our frozen section laboratory by reading our rotation descriptions and frequently asked questions)
Unique seminars in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology's Leadership and Management Course (Mayo Clinic is committed to training future leaders in medicine and has worked with our department to develop a curriculum in leadership and management specifically geared for pathology residents and fellows)
pathology residency program in the U.S. as ranked by the Doximity physician peer network
best hospital in the nation and top-ranked in 14 specialties (U.S. News & World Report, 2021-2022)
Your training experience
As a resident at Mayo Clinic, you'll have access to robust clinical, educational, and research resources. You'll find support both inside and outside of the campus to promote physical and mental wellness and ensure your work/life balance.
Welcome to the Mayo Clinic Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency. We offer a dynamic training program that will prepare you for a very successful career in pathology, regardless of your post-training professional career plans.