Pathology Education

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory medicine offers a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology as well as one-year fellowships in cytopathology and surgical pathology.  The AP/CP residency and the cytopathology fellowship are accredited by the ACGME while the surgical pathology fellowship is recognized by the University of Kentucky Graduate Medical Education division.


The GME programs offer a wide spectrum of experiences in clinical practice (including VA hospital and community practice), laboratory techniques and management, and research. Flexibility in scheduling is allowed to maximize the educational experience.

Program directors include:

Duncan MacIvor, MD
Director, APCP Resident Training Program

Janna Neltner, MD
Associate Director, APCP Resident Training Program

Peter Nelson, MD, PhD
Director, Neuropathology Fellowship

Dana Richards, MD
Director, Cytopathology Fellowship

Eun. Y. Lee, MD
Director, Surgical Pathology Fellowship 

Please contact Daveshia Taylor, GME Program Coordinator, at 859-323-6183 or refer to detailed program descriptions in the links for additional information.