Roper Surgical Pathology

Pathology & Lab Medicine

During the resident's one month on the Roper rotation, they will work with the Roper hospital pathologists. Roper Hospital is a closely located private hospital. The pathology department has 8 private practice pathologists and does approximately 25,000 surgical pathology cases/year. The residents will be primarily responsible for surgical pathology signout (the majority of the grossing is done by pathology assistants) with the appropriate attending pathologist. This rotation allows the resident to experience a private practice pathology setting and a difference surgical pathology case mix.