Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
No new students will be admitted at this time.
The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine offers programs of graduate studies leading to the Certification and Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in the specialties of Laboratory Medicine. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine also offers M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs in the areas of Anatomic, Biochemical, Haematopathology and Experimental Pathology. Research activities include the role of oxygen free radicals in various clinical diseases, biochemical mechanisms of signal transductions, oncogenes and anti-oncogenes in hemopoietic malignancies, use of computers in laboratory medicine, lipid studies, toxicology, immunoassays, forensic pathology, breast pathology, medical-legal relationship and bio-ethics, and molecular biology of carcinoma. Brochures describing detailed research interests are available from the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. A recognized undergraduate degree such as M.D., D.V.M. or B.Sc. is required for admission to the programs. The requirement for M.Sc. and Ph.D. programs including, if research involves human subjects, or if research involves animal subjects will be established by the College of Graduate Studies and Research Office.