Head of School:
Specialty Programme Coordinator: Joanne O'Brien
LET Officer: Allyson Ashwell
The aim of the School is to ensure that patient care is delivered by trained doctors and developed to streamline postgraduate medical training, which is focussed on the service required by the NHS and delivered to explicit standards.
Situated within the Postgraduate School of Medicine and Associated Specialties, the School of Laboratory Medicine encompasses: Chemical Pathology; Haematology; Immunology; Histopathology; Medical Microbiology and Virology. These specialties are all involved in different aspects of the diagnosis and management of human pathology. The aim of the Specialty School of Laboratory Medicine is to provide high quality postgraduate medical training which is focussed on excellence in patient care and underpinned by robust systems for assessment and support.
These pages provide information about education and training which we hope you will find useful throughout your rotations.