With a mission of “improving lives and transforming healthcare,” the department of pathology and laboratory medicine leads through innovation in education and scientific discovery.
The department has 40 faculty and over 400 academic and clinical staff. Twelve residents are being trained in combined anatomic and clinical pathology training from award-winning faculty educators. Over 11 million clinical tests are performed a year in state-of-the art clinical laboratories.
Pathology researchers are integrated as leaders and/or collaborators in every research theme within UC Davis Health.