Department of Pathology

The Department of Pathology at Oregon Health & Science University



Our faculty members are skilled pathologists and dedicated, enthusiastic teachers. Read about our distinguished faculty.

Consultation Services

The Department of Pathology at Oregon Health & Science University offers a wide variety of anatomic and clinical pathology consultation services including neuropathology, cytopathology and molecular diagnostics. Request expert diagnostic services.

Educational Programs

The Department of Pathology at OHSU offers several robust educational programs including regular CME offerings for our faculty. For medical students, we offer introductory and special topics clerkships, the Pathology Interest Group, Case of the Week, and Pathology Student Fellowship. Learn about our academic programs.


The field of Pathology was founded on research and to this day it continues to play a central role in bringing new research findings into clinical practice. The OHSU Department of Pathology excels in translational research, with faculty members working in a wide variety of disciplines. Find out about the latest translational research happening at Knight Diagnostic Labs and other research activities in the department.

Dr. Douglas Weeks

The Pathology Department serves the people of Oregon through educational programs, research and clinical leadership, and by providing high quality, cost effective diagnostic services for the medical center and the community.

-Douglas A. Weeks, MD