Informatics, automation, compliance, quality assurance, management, and method development are integral parts of the training. In addition, fellows will gain general knowledge in microbiology, hematology, transfusion medicine, and molecular diagnostics. Annual volume is ~ 6 million clinical tests/orderable panels.


  • Two years.


  • Initial review of consultation material.
  • Conference presentation with attending supervision.
  • Resident teaching.
  • Participation in available research opportunities, publications and local and national presentations is expected.


  • PhD or MD degree or its equivalent with a minimum of 30 semester hours (or equivalent) in undergraduate and/or graduate level chemistry or biochemistry courses taken at institutions acceptable to the American Board of Clinical Chemistry.



Fellowship Program Director
Edmunds Z. Reineks, MD, PhD

Program Coordinator
Rosanne Kelley
Center for Pathology Education
Robert J. Tomsich Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute
Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue, L-13
Cleveland, OH 44195
Phone: 216.509.1296
Fax: 216.444.6715