Residency Program

Welcome to the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at McGovern Medical School.

We are proud of our residency program, which has been in existence since the early 1970’s and which has trained over 200 outstanding pathologists.

Our teaching hospitals provide a diverse patient population and exposure to a wide spectrum of human disease. We invite you to explore our website, meet our people, and see what makes this such a fantastic place to begin your pathology career! If there are any questions not answered by our website, feel free to contact us.

Please contact our Residency Program Manager for more information:

Amy Macias
Program Manager
6431 Fannin Street | MSB 2.262 | Houston, Texas 77030

Amer Wahed, MD, FCRPath
Vice Chair, Department Of Pathology And Laboratory Medicine
Professor, Department Of Pathology And Laboratory Medicine
Medical Director-Memorial Hermann Hospital Laboratory, TMC, Department Of Pathology And Laboratory Medicine
Director of Pathology Residency Program

Amanda Tchakarov, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology-Clinical
Associate Program Director, Anatomic Pathology

Byran Guillory, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Associate Program Director, Clinical Pathology