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    Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
    Emory University School of Medicine
    Emory University Hospital
    Room H183
    1364 Clifton Road, NE
    Atlanta, GA 30322, USA

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    Pathology Faculty at Microscope
    A message of welcome from our Chair...

    Welcome to the website of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Emory University School of Medicine. Pathology at Emory is a vibrant, multifaceted department with nearly 120 faculty, more than 50 residents and clinical fellows, scores of postdocs and graduate students, and over 150 staff, all dedicated to our three core missions of patient care, teaching, and research on human disease. This website provides an overview of the Department, with links to information about specific faculty and programs, as well as details on how to apply to our outstanding residency program or clinical fellowships. Physicians who wish to submit specimens for diagnostic evaluation or slides for expert consultation will find the necessary forms and information ...Read more >

    Anatomic Pathology -

    The Division of Anatomic Pathology has over 35 full-time faculty located at various sites including Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital-Midtown, Grady Memorial Hospital, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston campus, Atlanta Veteran's Administration Hospital, and the Fulton County Medical Examiner Office. The multiplicity of sites, each with its unique character and patient population, create a fascinating blend of case material, research opportunities, and teaching venues largely unrivaled in this country.Read more >

    Clinical Pathology -

    The Division of Laboratory Medicine within the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine provides diagnostic laboratory testing services for Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital-Midtown, Wesley Woods Hospital, Winship Cancer Institute and all locations of the Emory Clinic. Read more >

    Experimental Pathology -

    As the discipline dedicated to understanding human diseases, Pathology has deep roots in research. All of the diagnostic methods that pathologists now use routinely for patient care - including monoclonal antibodies, electron microscopy, DNA sequencing, and flow cytometry - were once breakthrough technologies found only in research laboratories at the cutting edge of biology. At Emory, our Pathology Department continues in this tradition of advancing health through basic research and through continually applying the newest knowledge and technologies to find better ways of diagnosing, preventing, and treating disease. With more than forty faculty investigators, state-of-the-art facilities, and over $55 million...Read more >

    Pathology Expert Consultation / Second Opinion -

    Emory is fortunate to have a distinguished faculty many of them highly recognized experts in specialty disciplines ranging from Soft Tissue Pathology in Anatomic Pathology to HLA/Molecular Typing in Laboratory Medicine. Read more >

    Emory Healthcare System -

    Emory draws upon an extensive and diverse array of case materials from the numerous institutions in the Emory Healthcare System. Each offers its unique patient material and research opportunities. One of the country's largest hospitals dedicated to the care of the indigent, Grady Memorial Hospital, offers an unparalleled opportunity to study hemoglobinopathies, cervical cancer, and a variety of diseases in their advanced state. Other hospitals in our system include Emory University Hospital, a 600-bed tertiary care center emphasizing complicated referral cases, Egleston-Scottish Rite Hospital, the second largest in- patient pediatric hospital in the country, Emory University Hospital-Midtown a 600-bed city hospital with a blend of community and academic staff, and a Veteran's Administration Medical Center. All have excellent physical plants in keeping with the substantial resources Emory brings to bear on medical education.