Welcome to Pathology

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine continues to maintain its primary teaching program at the University of Louisville Hospital, but relies heavily on support for its residency and fellowship training with Norton Hospital, Jewish Hospital, and the Medical Examiner’s Office. Under the direction of Dr. Toni Ganzel, Dean of the School of Medicine, we are developing a new approach to healthcare, research and education.

See more about our new approach to healthcare, research, education and our Chairman, Dr. Eyas Hattab.

The OCTOBER Pathology Spotlight is on:

The Third Annual Musculoskeletal Pathology Review and Update Course took place at The Teaching Innovation Learning Lab (TILL) in the Ekstrom Library.  Many topics were covered including histology, radiology, and clinical cases. 

Dr. Eyas Hattab
was a guest speaker at the 31st Annual International Academy of Pathology-Arab Division Conference.

Dr. Eyas Hattab
 facilitated Neurological Pathology sessions and presented a lecture entitled "cIMPACT-NOW: Updates to the 2016 WHO Classification of CNS Tumors".  at the 11th Annual Asia Pacific International Academy of Pathology Conference in Hefei, China.

Please extend a BIG congratulationsto our 4th year residents Andrea Breaux, MD, Khaled Alkhateeb, MBBS, Mohammed Alghamdi, MBBS and last but not least Youssef Khafateh, MD for securing fellowships after completion of their residency training in 2020. 

The SEPTEMBER Spotlight is on:

Dr. Vaclav Vetvicka stopped by UofL Today with Mark Hebert to record a segment on September 25, 2019. Dr. Vetvicka discussed his research on Beta Glucan and answered many thought-provoking questions

Our very own Tim Travis, Executive Director of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, was elected by his peers to become a School of Medicine Staff Senator