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Department of Pathology & Immunology

Pediatric Pathology Fellowship Admissions

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Eligibility

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Our program accepts two fellowship positions every year. Applicants must have successfully completed an ACGME-accredited Anatomic or Anatomic and Clinical Pathology residency program. Successful completion of all USMLE/COMLEX exams is required.

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Application

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All application materials, including recommendation letters, must be submitted online, and include the following:

  • Completed online House Staff Application
  • Letter of Intent
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two to three Letters of Recommendation
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Letters of Recommendation should be addressed to: Nahir Cortes-Santiago, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology & Immunology
Pediatric Pathology Fellowship Program Director
Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St. AB1195
Houston, TX 77030

nxcortes@texaschildrens.org

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Interview Timeline

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Interviews typically take place 18-20 months prior to fellowship year. We are currently accepting applications for the 2025-26 academic year. A remote/virtual interview is offered to those whose credentials are suitable

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Contact Us

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Nahir Cortes-Santiago, M.D., Ph.D. – Program Director
nxcortes@texaschildrens.org

Kudakwashe R. Chikwava, M.D. – Associate program director
krchikwa@texaschildrens.org

Rosario Guzman – Fellowship Coordinator
rosariog@bcm.edu / rsguzman@texaschildrens.org

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