Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center is one of the largest Veterans hospital in the country. The hospital began its life in the waning days of World War II.
- ~ 16 000 specimens including GI, GU, Dermatopathology, lungs and many more
- Three days cycle: Grossing & Frozens – Sign out one – Sign out two
- Weekly tumor boards
- ~ 6000 specimens including urine, thyroid, lung cytology and pap smears
- One resident at a time
- Frequent superficial FNAs
- Blood bank/Hematopathology and Chemistry