Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine participates in the care of virtually every Cedars-Sinai Medical Center patient, using the most sophisticated methods for making accurate diagnoses in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology. In addition, the department provides expert consultation services to the outside community. Our expert pathologists and clinical scientists are committed to improving precision medicine approaches, advancing basic science and translational research, and providing excellent training and education.

Learn more about residency, fellowships and other training program opportunities within our department.

Learn more about research in the Pathology and Laboratory department at Cedars-Sinai.

April 2017

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine was awarded "First Runner Up" by Medical Laboratory Observer.

A female patient in her 50’s presents with a large pelvic mass that measures 14.2 x 6.6 x10.4 cm with bony destruction in the left ilium. The pathologist noted that the histomorphologic and immunohistochemical staining characteristics of this malignant tumor are not entirely specific to one primary.

The Biobank provides the necessary blood and tissue samples to advance scientific discovery.

Learn about the latest in testing, research, and other advances at the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.