The vision of Pathology Department, is to progress towards being a leading department in Pathology among the national medical colleges and universities, while excelling in teaching, learning, research, and public service.
The mission of Department of Pathology is to build a prestigious faculty recognized for diagnostic and teaching expertise in the fields of Chemical Pathology. Histopathology, Microbiology and Hematology. It aspires to provide quality assured Pathology services and produce community physicians with required expertise and knowledge in the subject of Pathology for the pathologists at undergraduate and post graduate level.
The goals of Department of Pathology is to impart quality Pathology education to the undergraduate students from 1st year to 4th year MBBS and to provide diagnostic facilities at PAF hospital labs along with safe blood transfusion and component therapy services.
Pathology is a bridging discipline between basic sciences and clinical medicine. A good liaison between clinicians and pathologists is very helpful in diagnosing and treating different diseases. Pathology, the study of disease, etiology, signs and symptoms and diagnosis, comprises of four basic disciplines Histopathology, Hematology, Chemical Pathology and Microbiology
The Department of Pathology is fully equipped with all required resources essential for teaching and learning of the undergraduate medical students. The facilities include spacious laboratories, a museum and tutorial rooms. Laboratory equipment is having latest technologies to cater for all practical work that is required for teaching.
A large number of investigations both specialized and routine in all disciplines are carried out in the hospital for patient care as well as for research purposes. All lab results are quality assured. Islamabad Blood Transfusion Authority (IBTA) approved blood bank provides services round the clock to the patient community.