The Department of Pathology is dedicated to understanding the basis of disease, to teach knowledge to others, and to apply our understanding to improve medical diagnoses and treatment of patients.
Welcome to the Department of Pathology at the University of Utah
The Department of Pathology includes 90+ faculty members and diverse clinical, research, and education programs. Read More ...
Teaching is a significant part of the Department of Pathology’s mission. The scope of our curricula has increased over the years and now includes teaching and training of medical students, residents, medical and postdoctoral fellows, Ph.D. students, dental students, nurses, physician assistants, graduate students, undergraduate students, and students in medical laboratory science, as well as supporting a variety of continuing education programs. Total teaching contact hours for pathology faculty average more than 22,000 per academic year.