Clinical Chemistry Fellowship

Aims Statement

What types of residents is the program educating?

  • Clinical and basic sciences doctoral graduates
  • Biomedical Sciences doctoral graduates
  • Pathology Residency graduates

What are their future roles and practice settings?

  • Clinical Chemist

What types of trainees are being accepted into the program?

  • Clinical and basic sciences doctoral graduates
  • Biomedical Sciences doctoral graduates
  • Pathology Residency graduates

What are the particular career training options being made possible by the program (e.g., clinical practice, academics, research, primary/generalist care)?

  • Hospital-based Clinical chemist
  • Academic-University Clinical Chemist
  • Private Clinical Laboratories Clinical Chemist
  • In-Vitro diagnostics Clinical Scientist / Chemist

What innovative objectives have been added to the program (e.g., care for underserved patients, health policy and advocacy, population health, or generating new knowledge)?

  • Assay development and validation
  • Laboratory tests utilization initiatives

Overview

The Clinical Chemistry Fellowship Program at UT Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Clinical Chemistry (ComACC). The Fellowship Program provides trainees with the knowledge and skills required to practice clinical chemistry in an academic medical center, community hospital, private clinical laboratories, or industrial setting, and to successfully complete the board examination in clinical chemistry administered by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry (ABCC).

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