Pathologists' assistant training programs: a report

Hum Pathol. 1981 Mar;12(3):207-11. doi: 10.1016/s0046-8177(81)80120-7.


This report describes the training of pathologists' assistants in three training programs: at Duke University, at Quinnipiac College associated with Yale University, and at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. The role of this new health profession is described as well as the job situation, experience, and current status of accreditation.

MeSH terms

  • Accreditation
  • Autopsy
  • Curriculum
  • Educational Measurement
  • Licensure, Medical
  • Pathology*
  • Pathology, Surgical
  • Physician Assistants / economics
  • Physician Assistants / education*
  • Research
  • Schools