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Welcome to the Department
of Pathology and Molecular Medicine

Welcome to the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine of Queen’s University.  Our Department is uniquely placed at the interface between basic biomedical science and clinical medicine.  Our dedicated faculty deliver a broad array of highly integrated programs in fundamental and translational research, diagnostic laboratory services and education. In doing so, our Department has a distinctive role in the School of Medicine in that it serves as both a basic science department, with its attendant academic responsibilities, and a clinical department responsible for the delivery of complex laboratory services in the teaching hospitals.

> continued (Welcome letter from Dr. Lois Shepherd)


Succesful grant application

Posted 2016 April 15th

Dr. Sengupta

Congratulations! On behalf of Dr. John Fisher and Dr. Roger Deeley, I am pleased to inform you that your application to fund a project on "Evaluating ezrin expression in tumour infiltrating cytotoxic T cells as a potential prognostic marker in breast cancer" from the Breast Cancer Action Kingston funds in the Faculty of Health Sciences/Kingston General Hospital Internal Grant Competition was successful.

This award is provided for one year beginning June 1, 2016 and ending May 31, 2017.


Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Award

Posted 2016 April 5th

Dr. Xiaolong Yang's MD/PhD student Helena van Rensburg won the Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Award from the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR).

This award supports Canadian graduate students who demonstrate outstanding achievement in undergraduate and early graduate studies.


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Job Opportunities

  • ACADEMIC ANATOMICAL PATHOLOGISTS (2 positions) Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada The Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine in the Queen’s University Faculty of Health Sciences is recruiting two (2) academic Anatomical Pathologists, one each with primary subspecialty training and diagnostic expertise in dermatopathology and gastrointestinal pathology, respectively. (more)
  • Tier I Canada Research Chair in Bioinformatics Faculty of Health Sciences and Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Review of applications will commence on March 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. (more)



    Monday May 2
    8:30-9:30 Autopsy Conference - NOT scheduled this week
    1:00-2:00 Hematopathology Review - Richardson Lab Rm. 102

    Tuesday May 3
    9:00-10:00 Neuropathology Conference - Autopsy Conference Rm
    1:45-2:45 GI & Liver Conference - Multihead Microscope Rm

    Wednesday May 4
    8:00-8:55 Resident Led Session - Frozens Richardson Lab Rm. 102 - Dr. A. Xu
    9:00-9:55 Pathology Informatics and Digital Imaging - Richardson Lab Rm. 102 - Shakeel Virk and Dr. T. Childs
    10:00-10:55 Micro Round Multihead Microscope Rm - Dr. S. Abu-Abed
    11:00-11:55 Rescheduled Micro Round Multihead Microscope Rm - Dr. M. Manduch

    Thursday May 5
    12:30-1:30 Grand Round - NOT scheduled this week
    4:00-5:00 Liver Biopsy Round Multihead Microscope Rm.

    Friday May 6
    9:00-9:30 Gross Rounds - Dr. A. Xu - Gross Room
    1:30-2:30 Hematopathology Morphology Round - Autopsy Conference Room

    Monday 2016 May 09 - Transit of Mercury across the Sun
    This is a rare astronomical event, next occuring in 2019 but then not again until 2032 and 2039.
    To view this event you will need a telescope with Solar filters.
    The transit runs from 07:12 to 14:42 EDT with the midpoint at 10:57 EDT.

    Courses offered in 2016 January: CANC440 * PATH310 * PATH430/826 *

    Courses offered in 2016 September: CANC497 * CANC499 * PATH425 * PATH499 * PATH822

    Welcome to the Queen's Laboratory for Molecular Pathology
    The QLMP is part of the Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario. The QLMP provides rapid and economic advanced pathology services to researchers, students, clinicians, and private sector groups. The QLMP promotes productive interactions between scientists, clinicians, pathologists, and others by supporting research projects of common interest.
    The QLMP offers a wide array of services including:
  • Histology
  • TMA design and construction
  • Whole slide scanning
  • TMA scanning
  • Customized immunohistochemistry and immunofluoroscence
  • Image analysis tools
  • Secure web database access and storage
  • Plastination
  • Electron Microscopy

    Welcome to The Canadian National Inherited Bleeding Disorder Genotyping Laboratory Providing molecular diagnostic services to the Canadian inherited bleeding disorder community.
  • Page Last Updated: 2016 January 28