Welcome to the Department of Pathology at Stony Brook Medicine. This website highlights our achievements in medical education, basic and translational research, and diagnostic service. These pages also include important information related to our Residency and Fellowship training programs in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology.

Members of our department serve as regional and national authorities in clinical and anatomic pathology, as innovators in graduate student, medical student, and resident education, and as national and international authorities in both basic and translational research. The department is both a basic science and clinical department and provides comprehensive service in all aspects of laboratory medicine, as well as in surgical pathology and cytopathology. Our dynamic faculty members are bridging the gap from bench to bedside research with the goal of improving the effectiveness of clinical diagnosis and patient care for the citizens of New York and the broader community. Read More


The goal of the Stony Brook Medicine Department of Pathology Residency Training Program is to provide an excellent educational experience such that program graduates possess the knowledge, skill and attitude for the successful independent practice of pathology and for the life-long pursuit of learning. Our program provides comprehensive training in anatomic pathology (AP) and clinical pathology (CP), combined or individually, as well as in research and education. Read More
 
 
  Chen Lab study featured on cover of Journal of Investigative Dermatology. Read More
 
  Retirement of Dr. Jorge Benach, Distinguished University Professor. Read More

  Faculty recruitment: Dr. Flaminia Talos. Read More
 
  Drs. Yusuf Hannun and Lina Obeid Named People of The Year. Read More

  Study reveals environment, behavior contribute to some 80 percent of cancers. Read More 

  Stony Brook enters licensing agreement with OncoGenesis for use of cancer biomarker. Read More