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Autopsy Pathology - PATH 551




University of Maryland

Description and Goals:

This is an intensive experience in the principles of human pathology as studied at autopsy supported by special examinations on tissues and fluids as practiced in a teaching institution. The student will participate with the team to perform autopsies, to review the results, and to present cases at the Friday gross conference. In addition, there are interdisciplinary clinico-pathology correlation conferences where detailed discussions of clinical and pathological aspects of cases take place.

Number of Students:


Time of Year Available:

Academic weeks 1-48


Monday through Friday - Yes
Evenings - No
Weekends - No
Call - No

Faculty Responsible:

Allen Burke, M.D.
(410) 328-1346 

Administrative Contact:

Katie Warfield
(410) 706-6553
(410) 706-8414 fax 


Last Revision: April 11, 2013