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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Facts at a Glance

  • 40 faculty and 400 academic and clinical staff
  • 13 residents in combined anatomic and clinical pathology training
  • 5 fellows in cytology, hematopathology, surgical pathology and transfusion medicine
  • 5 million clinical tests performed a year in state of the art clinical laboratories
  • 20,000 surgical pathology and 30,000 cytology specimens annually
  • Total laboratory automation system for clinical chemistry and hematology, the only one of its kind in inland northern California
  • $6 million in research grants and contracts
  • Ranked 49th in NIH funding among academic pathology departments nationally 
  • Core research services in electron microscopy, optical biology, histology and tissue microarray, biorepositories, and proteomics 
  • Pathology education integrated across the medical student curriculum.
  • Strong tradition of training clinical laboratory scientists, now in its seventh decade  
  • Inspiring the next generation of scientists and pathologist via the Edmondson Summer Research Internship program for college students