Uropathology Fellowship

The fellowship for academic year 2021-2022 has been filled.

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. MUST hold a NY State License/Limited Permit prior to the start date. Please inquire with the Program Manager.

Visas: NYU only offers J-1 visas through the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) to candidates in need of visa sponsorship.

Stipends: Commensurate with candidate’s level of training.


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

All application materials should be emailed and sent according to the instructions below.

To: pathologyeducation@nyulangone.org
Email Subject: Lastname, First initial - Uropathology Fellowship

A complete application includes the following documents as PDF files:

  1. CAP Standardized Applications (Download PDF)
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Copy of Medical School Transcript
  5. Copy of USMLE Step 1-3 score reports or COMLEX reports for D.O. candidates (please make sure your PDF files are not password protected)
  6. ECFMG Certificate (if applicable)
  7. Three letters of recommendation dated within the past six months (Letters must come directly from the author or Program Coordinator)

Application files must be titled in the following way:


Letters of recommendation addressed to:

Jonathan Melamed, MD
Associate Professor of Pathology, Uropathology Fellowship
NYU Langone Medical Center

Related links:
Clinical Fellows