Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, UW Medicine, University of Washington
About the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology
A regional resource for clinical laboratory services required for innovative patient care, research and educational programs, we combine the sophisticated testing and informatics capabilities of fully accredited laboratories with the resources of an academic institution in its delivery of clinical and anatomical pathology services. Recognized for excellence in clinical training, world-class research initiatives, and a commitment to community service, we serve the five-state WWAMI region: WA, WY, AK, MT, and ID.
In the News
We have several academic appointments open. Come join us in beautiful Seattle, Washington.
We've run over 4,000,000 COVID-19 tests since the pandemic began in March 2020. We've rounded up more resources to keep you updated on our efforts and recommendations.
Read highlights from our department in the first issue of our semi-annual newsletter!
Drs. Jessica Young, Christine Disteche, and Sumie Jayadev received a five-year, $6 million R01 grant to study the mechanisms of sex differences in risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.