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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine will be recognized as an academic department providing excellence in laboratory medicine services, teaching at all levels and research activities to support and enhance the Mission and Vision of The Ottawa Hospital.


  • To provide excellent tertiary-level laboratory medicine services for the patients of The Ottawa Hospital, its affiliated institutions and the residents of Eastern Ontario/Western Quebec in a timely, professional manner.
  • To provide excellent teaching to a broad spectrum of health care professionals and allied health care workers, in conjunction with The University of Ottawa and other affiliated educational and government institutions.
  • To provide the physical facilities and atmosphere where research activities can flourish, in collaboration with The Ottawa Hospital, The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, The University of Ottawa and other affiliated institutions.
  • To provide an atmosphere of respect for our staff while encouraging continued personal growth, education and development.
  • To promote health, and the treatment and prevention of disease, in the diverse population which we serve.

Last updated on: November 30th, 2016