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Application Process

Pulmonary pathologists in conference


One position is available on a competitive basis each year in the Pulmonary Pathology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota.


To be eligible for the Pulmonary Pathology Fellowship, you must have a medical degree with U.S. or Canadian residency training in anatomic pathology or anatomic and clinical pathology. Preference is given to those who have completed a surgical pathology fellowship.

How to apply

Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education does not process printed applications to this program. You must apply through Recruit, a third-party application service. No matching program services are used.

Mayo's academic year begins in July. You must submit a completed application form and all required documentation no later than Dec. 1, approximately 18 months before the program start date. Positions may be offered prior to the application deadline.

Complete the following steps to apply:

  1. Create an account to begin the online Application for Admission
  2. All applications to Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education programs must include these application materials
  3. After submission, view the required Supplemental Items and Documents
    • Upload each required item in the Supplemental Items section (if applicable)
    • Complete the Recommendation Request section (if applicable)

In addition to the standard application materials required by Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, this program requires:

  • A letter of recommendation from your current program director (for a total of three recommendation letters). This must be completed in the Recommendation Request section. The recommender will receive an email with a link to upload a letter.

Applicants considered for an appointment will be invited for a personal interview with the program director and selected faculty.

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