Chair's Message

The Department of Pathology is a founding department of the Stanford School of Medicine and one of the leading departments in the United States. Our preeminent faculty spans from emerging leaders to highly accomplished scientists, including a Nobel laureate and members of the National Academy, and distinguished academic physicians.


The Dorfman Kempson Fund: Empowering the Next Generation of Pathology Leaders

Help us empower the next generation of scientists to fully leverage all that this new era of discovery has to offer.

As these young scientists go out into the world, the intellectual independence and entrepreneurial fire they gained at Stanford will go with them, and the impact of their achievements will resonate around the globe.

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Stanford Pathology Events

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Stanford Pathology News

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    In a short period of time, the group has devised a number of new ways to dramatically improve operations without any increase in staff…

  • Cellular Censuses to Guide Cancer Care

    In the age of immunotherapy, cancer biologists are relying on a new generation of tools to learn how the interplay between tumours and immune cells shapes the course of disease.