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
Phone: 216.444.9143

Program Coordinator
Darlene Straub
Center for Pathology Education
Robert J. Tomsich Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute
Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue, L-13
Cleveland, OH 44195
Phone: 216.217.0596
Fax: 216.444.6715

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