Oncologic Surgical Pathology Fellowship Application Process

City of Hope’s clinical fellowship/residency programs offer excellent opportunities for physicians interested in expanding their knowledge base and clinical expertise in specialty and subspecialty areas. Our clinical fellowships offer hands-on training by instructors who have made significant contributions to cancer research and clinical practice.

Current Fellowship Openings

  • 2024-2025


  • Candidates must be in good standing in an ACGME accredited program in anatomic and clinical pathology, or anatomic pathology only training and be eligible for anatomic/clinical pathology or clinical pathology board certification (or equivalent program in Canada recognized by American Board of Pathology).
  • Have a California medical license. Learn more about the California Medical License.

How to Apply

One ACGME position is available each year.

Please send a brief cover letter, three reference letters, a personal statement, an updated curriculum vitae and a standardized CAP fellowship application at least a year and a half in advance (e.g., September 2021 for a July 2023 start date) to:

Attn: Ofelia Kiedpool
Program Administrator
Department of Pathology
City of Hope
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010

Letters of reference should be mailed to the program coordinator’s attention but addressed to the program director, Rifat Mannan, M.D.

Interviews will be held virtually, via video conferencing platform.

Recruitment Timeline
Accepting Applications: May
Reviewing Applications: June
Interviews: Mid-July
Offers: Early October

Contact Information

Ofelia Kiedpool, M.S.Ed., C-TAGME
Program Administrator
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010
Telephone: 626-218-3497
Email: [email protected]


Salary is commensurate with experience.

Benefits and Policies

Information regarding stipends, benefits and contracts can be found on our Graduate Medical Education homepage