Journal Clubs

There are one AP Journal Club and one CP Journal Club per month. Residents rotate presenting at journal clubs, with coverage of the various sub-specialty areas in AP and CP. A detailed description of Journal Club structure is provided to the residents. Briefly, the purposes of journal club are:

  1. Provide training and experience for residents and fellows in the critical review of the medical literature (Practice Based Learning and Improvement).
  2. Provide a department-wide, division-focused forum for presenting new and interesting information in the various sub-disciplines of pathology (Medical Knowledge).
  3. Provide residents and fellows experience in giving oral presentations in a formal conference setting (Interpersonal and Communication Skills).
  4. Provide a forum for cross-disciplinary conversation within the pathology department to help encourage the development of research projects