Clinical Services

Anatomic Pathology (AP)

The Anatomic Pathology (AP) division is a clinical practice focusing on oncology and transplant pathology. AP was recently organized into subspecialized teams of experts in each of the body’s organ systems. AP pursues a wide range of academic translational research in collaboration with multidisciplinary colleagues.

The AP division also has teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing medical education settings.   

Breast Pathology
Cardiovascular Pathology
Cytopathology
Gastrointestinal
Genitourinary
Head and Neck
Gynepathology
Liver Transplant
Molecular Oncology
Nephropathology
Neuropathology
Ophthalmic Pathology
  • John Cameron, MD
Pediatric Pathology
Soft Tissue and Bone
Thoracic Pathology

Clinical Pathology (CP)

The major responsibilities of the Clinical Pathology (CP) division are clinical service, teaching, and research. The clinical service responsibility is met by providing medical direction to the following labs: clinical chemistry, infectious diseases diagnostic lab, hematopathology, acute care, molecular diagnostics, cytogenetics, coagulation, tissue typing (HLA), transfusion medicine and blood bank, and cell therapy.

Teaching involves residents, fellows, medical students, and graduate students. The research activities are generally translational in nature, often with faculty serving as co-investigators in large collaborative studies.

Clinical Chemistry
Cytogenetics
Hematopathology
Infectious Diseases
Molecular Diagnostics
Coagulation
Tissue Typing/HLA
Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking
Cell Therapy

Consultations

Clinical faculty from the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology provide consultative and interpretative assistance through University of Minnesota Medical Center Laboratories and University of Minnesota Physicians Outreach Laboratories.

University of Minnesota Physicians Outreach Laboratories

LMP Research Network

EBOLA NEWS

University of Minnesota Medical Center (UMMC) was named a regional treatment center for patients with Ebola or other severe, highly infectious diseases under a five-year, $3.25 million federal grant awarded to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Click the button below to listen to Amy Karger talk about her role as Director of the Ebola Containment Laboratory at UMMC.

Lab Medicine Podcast