​D​epartment of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine​

The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at The Aga Khan University is a dynamic academic centre which serves the diagnostic needs of the country through its clinical laboratory services that spreads across Pakistan. The department is heavily engaged in undergraduate, postgraduate and technologist training programmes. It provides professional training for degrees in four major areas of Pathology (Chemical Pathology, Haematology, Histopathology, and Microbiology). Currently, there are 63​ Faculty members, including part time, visiting faculty members, and ​​41 residents.​​​



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Message from the Chair
Pathology is a hi​​​​ghly specialized field of medical discipline that engages in patient management to establish diagnosis through specialized laboratory testing and advices on treatment modalities.
Message from the Chair Prof Erum Khan

​​​​​Updates from Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine​

What's new?

43rd Annual Conference of Pakistan Association of Pathologists (PAP) 8th Joint Conference of Societies of Pathology Perl-Continental Hotel, Karachi  | November 2527, 2022. Read More​. Visit: https://www.facebook.com/43papconference​


"Walk down the memory lane". Read more​


"​​​Test in focus"sectional videos. Read more​

LaBlog ​​


Having your laboratory inspected by a group of external inspectors is a basic requirement to get the accreditation or 
re-accreditation certification. Clinical Laboratories of Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) participates on the 

Laboratory Accreditation Program offered by College of American Pathologist (CAP) – the gold standard. ​​​​ ​Read Mo​r​​e​




Ms. Mashhooda Rasool Hashmi, 

Manager Quality Assurance​​