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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 »




The 2015 Daljit S. and Elaine Sarkaria Lecture

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UCLA Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine Gives Back

As part of the Lab Week 2015 celebration, 
UCLA Pathology laboratory teams made a charitable
donation to the Mattel Children's Hospital
Child Life . 
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Pathology Poetry Tweet



Department Awards, Grants, Gifts, Appointments and News

Dr.Garner   Dr. Omai Garner Interview in CAP Today. Article titled: MALDI in Microbiology; Set to stun?". Dr. Garner's interview starts on page 63. Read More
DGSOM China   UCLA Health's TelePathology and TeleMedecine programs are growing. We are pleased to announce our new partnerships in China. | Zhengzhou China | Yancheng China
Medical Lab Professionals   Like all superheroes, our physicians and clinical medical professionals, owe much of their effectiveness to experts behind the scenes, who help them render the best diagnoses for their patients. Like Batman with his Alfred, the lab professionals are always there, 24/7, to offer reliable results for our patients' testing needs. Like Batman, defending Gotham from harm at all times, our lab professionals work tirelessly around the clock to ensure the delivery of quality patient-centric care to all of our patients. We want to thank all of our lab professionals during lab week and beyond, seen and unseen, who take pride in their major role in the healing of our patients, and the comfort of their family and friends. | Read More
Janet Hindler   Congratulations to our CLS, Janet Hindler who has received an award from the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute for her work on developing the M45 document for antibiotic resistance testing of fastidious bacteria. Janet has worked in the Clinical Microbiology laboratory for over 35 years, and is widely regarded as one of the country's foremost experts on antimicrobial resistance and susceptibility testing. Her work has been recognized by several national organizations. We have been fortunate to have her stay on in Research and Development for Clinical Microbiology.| Read More
Brandon Levine   See Brandon's Story: After a motorcycle accident, Brandon needed 207 units of blood. UCLA provided him with a unique opportunity: to meet and thank 40 of the 196 donors who saved his life. | See Video
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2014 Annual Report The 2014/15 UCLA
Pathology and
Laboratory Medicine
Annual Report is here! 



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