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Pathologists' Assistant Training Programme

31 July 2023 to 31 July 2024

Pathologists’ Assistants (PAs) perform specific medical tasks under the supervision of a medically qualified pathologist.   They perform initial examination and dissection, provide gross description of surgically removed tissues, and assist in intraoperative frozen sections. 

This PA training programme uses a variety of innovative methods to enhance learning.  Flipped classroom format will be used in conjunction with routine didactic/tutorials and practicums. The programme is tailored for adult independent learning with a focus to train a group of PAs with the competency to perform gross dissection  of surgical specimens. 

For course brochure, click here.

Alternatively, you may scan the QR code below to register. Registration closes on 31 May 2023, Wednesday.

By registering, participant has agreed to PGAHI Terms & Conditions.

For course related enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact

For registration related enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact

Course Details

​31 July 2023 - 31 July 2024

1 year

​Application fee (before 8% GST):

Training fee:
Available upon request

​Registration Closing Date: 
31 May 2023, Wednesday

20 College Road, Academia Building
Singapore 169856 

Admission Requirements:
Participants should possess a Bachelor’s degree in biological,  life sciences or equivalent. Prior work experience in Anatomic Pathology Laboratories is preferred but not essential. Shortlisted applicants will need to attend an interview.

Target Audience:
Pathologists, Medical Technologists, Research Fellows, Research Scientists, Research Officers