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About Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

We are a national and global leader in the complex and continuously evolving field of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Consisting of full service clinical laboratories, central laboratories for clinical trials, and robust education programs, UR Medicine Pathology and Laboratory Medicine is leading the way in patient care, research, and education. We operate some 35 Patient Service Centers in Western New York, serving the needs of patients and physicians across a seven-county region.

News & Events

Research Grant
Dr. Sherry Spinelli, Ph.D., has received a grant from Philip Morrispinellis International to study the effects of smoking  tobacco and electronic (e)-cigarettes through the fall of 2017. Read more...

Fighting Cancer Abroad
mcmahonLoralee McMahon volunteered her time in Haiti  to establish establishing histology and IHC practices in some of its most poverty-stricken and cancer-prevalent areas. Read more...

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In the Spotlight

ASCP's 40 Under Forty
Drs. Jennifer Findeis-Hosey and Raul Gonzalez have been named to this year's prestigious list of honorees. Read more...


Quality Council Award
The Patient Blood Management Program received the Silver Award from the Greater Rochester Quality Council for its efforts to reduce the number of unnecessary blood transfusions and impVictoriaZhangPhotorove patient safety at Strong Memorial Hospital. The program is led by Dr. Majed Refaai, M.D., and Christine Cahill, MS, RN.