DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY

Chair's Welcome

  • Steven Gonias, M.D., Ph.D. Healthcare delivery is evolving rapidly. Pathologists are responsible for almost all diagnostic tests that involve analysis of tissue specimens, blood samples, and other body fluids. Pathology laboratories conduct the genome sequencing studies that support patient care. Furthermore, we oversee blood transfusions and bone marrow transplantations. It is the Pathologist’s responsibility to assure that... Read more

Patient Care Highlights

  • Center for Personalized Medicine

    The scientific community is often challenged to justify funds that are distributed by the NIH for biomedical research.  How do Americans benefit from scientific research? Read more

  • Center for Advanced Laboratory Medicine

    The Center for Advanced Laboratory Medicine (CALM) is a 90,000 sq ft state-of-the-art facility that will house a majority of the UC San Diego Health System’s Clinical Laboratories. Read more

Upcoming Events

May 4-5, 2018
Diagnostic Advances in Surgical Pathology and Cytopathology

This two-day interactive course will address key updates in... learn more

Fellowship Program

The Department of Pathology has fellowships available in the areas of Surgical Pathology, Neuropathology, Hematopathology and Research. Click below for further information on our programs.

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