Goals and Objectives

During the rotation in Microbiology, the Resident will master the following skills:


The Microbiology rotation lasts two months

Duties and Responsibilities of Residents by Year

Because Resident training in Microbiology is taught at one point in time, there is no incremental responsibility in different years of training. During the rotation each Resident is expected to perform the following activities:

Teaching Staff

Michael R. Jacobs, MD, PhD - Director of Microbiology

Kathy Roman, MT, ASCP

Supervision and Evaluation

Residents meet on a regular basis with the Director of the rotation and with the lead technologists for supervision.

Residents are evaluated on a monthly basis with regard to medical ability, work habits, educational initiative, and personal attributes. Evaluations are forwarded to the Residency Program Director, where they are available for review.