Gynecologic Pathology Fellowship

This one-year fellowship provides advanced comprehensive training in all aspects related to gynecologic pathology, with ample opportunities for clinical and translational research. Fellow responsibilities include sign-out of in-house and consultation material, intraoperative frozen section consultation, and active involvement in clinicopathologic conferences. Additionally, the fellow will participate in resident and medical school teaching, including resident supervision and guidance in the grossing of complex oncologic resection specimens. Research opportunities are available both within the department, and in collaboration with other departments.

Fellowship Director

Ricardo R. Lastra

Associate Professor of Pathology

A minimum of three years' training in anatomic pathology or four years' training that combines anatomic and clinical pathology. The candidate must be able to obtain an Illinois medical license.

Commensurate with level of training.

Submit an application form, including all materials detailed on the form, to the Fellowship Coordinator Montene Hammel ( and the Fellowship Director Dr. Ricardo Lastra (

  • 2023 - Open
  • 2024 - Filled
  • 2025 - Filled
Fellows Fellowship Years Additional Training Post-Training Position
Ridin Balakrishnan, MD 2022-2023    
Rachelle Mendoza, MD 2021-2022    
Jefree Schulte, MD 2020-2021


University of Wisconsin
Lily Mei, MD 2017-2018  

Advocate Christ Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Stephanie McGregor, MD