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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 30 Patient Service Centers in Western New York, serving the needs of patients and physicians across a seven-county region.

News & Events

CAP Accreditation

The College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to the UR Medicine Labs facilities at Strong Memorial Hospital for 2016. This biannual accreditation is based on results of a recent on-site inspection.

Research Day

Research Day is annual event featuring oral and poster presentations from Pathology graduate students and trainees. This year's event featured 18 oral presentations and a juried poster presentation in Flaum Atrium with a total of 48 research projects on display. Read more...


In the Spotlight

Med Tech a 'Rising Star'

TTTTiaCongratulations to Tia Labarge, who has received the 2016 Rising Star Award from the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics. Labarge has worked at URMC since 2004 and joined the HLA/Tissue Typing Lab in 2014. Read more…

Lifesaving Work

Have you ever wondered what happens to donated blood when it comes to the hospital? Here's an inside look at the Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Unit at URMC. Read more...