Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, UW Medicine, University of Washington

About the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

As of July 1, 2020, the Departments of Laboratory Medicine and the Department of Pathology have merged to form the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. Dr. Geoffrey S. Baird is the Interim Chair.

UW Laboratory Medicine & Pathology brings together state-of-the-art technology and highly trained personnel, including nationally and internationally recognized faculty to provide comprehensive diagnostic and personalized service to physicians, community hospitals, independent laboratories, and other health care organizations. We combine sophisticated testing and informatics capabilities of fully accredited laboratories with the resources of an academic and teaching institution in its delivery of pathology services.

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In the News

Department Highlights

NIH Grant for New Center at the UW School of Medicine

The National Institutes of Health announced a $10 million, five-year grant for a 4-Dimensional Genomic Nuclear Organization of Mammalian Embryogenesis Center at the UW School of Medicine.

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Virtual Open House with the UW Anatomic & Clinical Pathology Residency Program

Join us for one of our virtual open houses featuring our Residency Program Leadership and residents. Hear about our specialized research opportunities, clinical and educational environments and what it’s like living in Seattle. 

These sessions are purely informational, and intended to give you a chance to get to know us better prior to applying for residency. We look forward to meeting you all and sharing what makes us excited about our program!

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Racism in STEM and Society: An Abridged Glossary

The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology’s Diversity and Equity Committee invites you to review this glossary of terms for your anti-racism work.

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Apply for the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Award: Summer 2020

The Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology invites all residents and fellows to apply for the summer 2020 cycle of the Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Award. 

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Upcoming Events

Pathology Presents: Dr. Ashleigh Schaffer

November 25, 2020 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm |

Ashleigh Schaffer, PhD  

Pathology Presents: Dr. Benoit Bruneau

December 9, 2020 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Benoit Bruneau, PhD