Department of Pathology


The Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Pathology is dedicated to delivering state of the art, subspecialty laboratory diagnostics to our patients; providing comprehensive and practical pathology training; building a strong foundation for our medical students; advancing medical knowledge regarding the understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of human disease; serving our community; and developing leaders.


A nationally respected pathology department, leading the pursuit of cutting edge diagnostics, education, research, and community outreach.

Core Values

Commitment to Excellence

We aim for excellence through a high performance culture and self-motivation.

Continuous Improvement

We strive to improve constantly based on evidence and data.


We are stronger because of the diversity in our department, both in us as individuals, and in the broad scope of work that we do.


We are respectful and considerate in all of our interactions. We hold honesty, integrity, and trust as pillars of everything we do.


We are all engaged in the pursuit of common goals, working as a collegial team in the fulfillment of the missions of our department and institutions.