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Welcome to the Department of Pathology

The McGill University Department of Pathology is located in the Duff Medical Building on the downtown University campus at the edge of splendid Mount Royal. The Department offers medical education and research training in a wide variety of areas such as carcinogenesis, mechanisms of respiratory diseases, molecular pathology and immunology, neoplasia and cell biology, cell differentiation, biomedical image processing, neurodegenerative disorders, and ophthalmic pathology. Research laboratories are located in the Duff Medical Building, the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill Teaching Hospitals.

Currently, the Department has 8 Professors14 Associate Professors32 Assistant Professors (Full-Time), and 13 Associate Members. Most academic staff are pathologists who are appointed to one of the three McGill University Affiliated hospitals: the McGill University Health Center-Glen Site (MUHC-Glen), the Jewish General Hospital (JGH), and St. Mary’s Hospital.

We are committed to providing an inclusive environment where all feel welcomed, respected and safe. As members of the McGill Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, this is at the heart of who we are and what we do.


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Land Acknowledgment

McGill University (Tiohtiá:ke/Montreal) is situated on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehà:ka, a place which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst many First Nations including the Kanien’kehá:ka of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy, Huron/Wendat, Abenaki, and Anishinaabeg. We recognize and respect the Kanien’kehà:ka as the traditional custodians of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

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