Uropathology Fellowship

Accepting applications for academic year 2020-2021.

Director: Jonathan Melamed, M.D., Associate Professor of Pathology

Faculty: Fang-Ming Deng, M.D., Ph.D. Peng Lee, M.D., Ph.D. Herbert Lepor, M.D. Jonathan Melamed, M.D. (Program Director) Samir Taneja, M.D.

External Links NYU Urology Department NYU Research Center of Excellence on Urologic Disease

Description: The Department of Pathology at the NYU School of Medicine offers an outstanding opportunity for a one-year fellowship in Uropathology. The training program offers exposure to a high volume of interesting and challenging diagnostic material in Uropathology with the opportunity to participate in translational research activities offered through active research programs in prostate and bladder cancer.

Facilities: The fellowship offers exposure to material from Tisch Hospital, a 500-bed primary teaching hospital of NYU School of Medicine, as well as from Bellevue and the New York Harbor VA Hospital. The Uropathology division includes four Uropathologists with surgical material provided by a specialized Urology service with an established Uro-oncology service. In addition, a Biorepository in Prostate Cancer and a Urology Center of Research Excellence provide for a suitable environment for translational research.

Requirements: Applicants must have completed a three-year training program in Anatomic Pathology or a four-year program in combined Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and must hold a NY State License.

Stipends: Commensurate with candidate’s level of training.

Applications: Applications for positions beginning July 1 should be received by August 30th two years prior to start date.

A complete application includes the following documents:

CAP Standardized Application

  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of Medical School Transcript
  • Copy of USMLE Step 1-3 score reports or COMLEX reports for D.O. candidates
  • ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)
  • Three letters of recommendation dated within the past six months

Please have letters of recommendation addressed to:

Jonathan Melamed, M.D., Professor of Pathology Director, Uropathology Fellowship Program

All application materials can be emailed or mailed to:


Uropathology Fellowship
Pathology Education Division
NYU Langone Medical Center
522 First Avenue, SRB 303
New York, NY 10016