Fellows are selected based upon their preparedness, abilities, aptitudes, academic credentials, communication skills, as well as personal qualities such as motivation and integrity. OHSU’ Pathology Program does not discriminate with regard to gender, race, age, sexual orientation, religion, color, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Applicants may apply for combined AP/NP training, or residents who will have completed AP, AP/CP, or Neurology training may apply for subsequent NP training.

The following are required from each applicant for Neuropathology fellowship training:

  1. OHSU Residency/Fellowship Application Form
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Personal statement
  4. Three letters of recommendation
  5. Letters of verification from the Program Director(s) of prior residency training, including dates, location and verification of completion
  6. USMLE certificate and scores
  7. Medical School transcript(s)
  8. Medical School Dean's letter
  9. ECFMG certificate (if foreign medical school graduate)
  10. Meet foreign medical school graduate requirements if applicable*.

*Foreign Medical Graduates (If not a US citizen):

Graduates of international medical schools applying for training programs MUST:

  1. Have a valid certificate from the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates {ECFMG} (this includes passing USMLE Steps 1 and 2; English proficiency test, and a clinical skills assessment test).
  2. Be able to meet the current requirements for a J-1 visa, if not a U.S. citizen/permanent resident.
  3. Be able to meet licensure requirements of the Oregon Board of Medical Examiners.