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

About the Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology

On July 1, 2020, the Departments of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology merged to form the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology. Read a message from the ChairDr. Geoffrey S. Baird.

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.

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In the News

Department Highlights

Academic Positions Available - Apply Today!

We have several academic appointments open. Come join us in beautiful Seattle, Washington.

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DLMP Faculty Receive $6 Million R01 Grant

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.

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Three Million COVID-19 Tests and Counting

We've run over 3,000,000 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.

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Training the Next Medical Laboratory Scientists

Learn about our Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) undergraduate program, which provides hands-on education and leads to an exciting career path!

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