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Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

We embody the vision of founding Chair Dr. W.A.D. Anderson:  “Pathology should form the basis of every physician’s thinking about the patient.” Our mission is to deliver excellence in patient care, train the next generation of pathologists, and promote basic and translational research.  Our program has a culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, innovation, and continuous improvement.
Merce Jorda, MD, PhD, MBA

Merce Jorda, M.D., Ph.D., M.B.A.

Professor and Joseph R. Coulter, Jr. Chair

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Our Divisions

Take a closer look! Explore all the divisions that make up the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine.
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The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine actively engages in many exciting research endeavors, spanning basic science to translational research.
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University of Miami Annual Pathology Conference

The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine is proud to present the UM Annual Pathology Conference.
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Comparative Pathology

Find out more about the internationally recognized Avian & Wildlife and Acute Phase Protein Laboratories. See also our Core Lab Services for university researchers.
Comparative Pathology