Every day, pathologists draw on their extensive medical knowledge to identify and diagnose disease processes that help determine the management and care for patients. Additionally, pathology offers a broad scope of practice and provides a positive work-life balance. While there are many reasons to pursue a career in pathology, our video captures the top five that stand out more than others.
It is important to remember that behind every blood tube or histology slide, a patient is counting on us to make a correct diagnosis. It is ultimately pathology that drives the management plans that our clinical colleagues develop to treat our patients.Jason V. Scapa, MD