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Chair's Message: As an investigative discipline, pathology researchers identify the origins of disease and contribute to strategies for its treatment.  As a medical discipline, pathologists engage in patient care as consultants and innovators for biochemical, molecular, and cell biology tests that guide diagnostic and treatment choices. Read more »


2015 Pathology Farewell Celebration
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exhibit booth!

Department Awards, Grants, Gifts, Appointments and News

Biking angels raise $48,000 for UCLA Blood and Platelet Center. Read more  
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Alyssa Ziman, M.D., as Medical Director of the Clinical Laboratories for Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, beginning Oct 1, 2015. Read More  
Congratulations to Dr. Kenneth Dorshkind on being named as the Interim Director of the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and President of the Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation. Dr. Dorshkind will be taking over for Dr. Judith Gasson, who has served in these roles since 1995. 
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Congratulations to Dr. Romney Humphries and the entire Clinical MicrobiologyTeam. "Superbugs on Scopes, How UCLA Lab discovered the outbreak" was featured in CAP Today, article starts on page 74. Read more  
  Congratulations to Linda G. Baum, MD, PhD, on her new appointment as Associate Dean for Medical Student Research and Scholarship in the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. In this role, Dr. Baum will  oversee the Scholarship Selection Committee for Geffen and Leaders of Tomorrow scholarship program, the Short-term Training Program (STTP) and related activities, the concurrent and articulated degree programs, the Dean's Leadership in Health and Science Scholarship Program, and other research and scholarly activities of medical students longitudinally over their tenure in DGSOM. These efforts will be critical to amplifying the efforts to create for the students an environment that strongly encourages exploration of research and scholarly activities, in line with the goal to "create world leaders in health and science."
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2015 Annual Report The 2015 UCLA
Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine
Annual Report is here! 



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