Clinical Services

Dr. Fred Plapp and Dr. Janet Woodroof in the Automated Clinical Laboratory

Drs. Fred Plapp and Janet Woodroof in Pathology's Clinical Laboratories

Department Administration

  • Dr. Meenakshi Singh, MD, Russell J. Eilers, MD Endowed Chair and Professor of Pathology, Pathologist-in-Chief and Clinical Services Chief
  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Associate Professor and Medical Director of Clinical Laboratory, University of Kansas Hospital Room 1421, (913) 945-6786,
  • Fax no: 913-588-7073

The Department provides vital patient services to the Hospital, Greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area and outlying medical facilities through our Laboratory Medicine Services.  Faculty are board-accredited and the department provides a full spectrum of subspecialized expertise including Chemistry, Cytogenetics, Hematopathology and Flow Cytolometry, Transfusion Services and Medical Microbiology and Immunology. The clinical laboratory processes over 2.5 million samples per year. Our laboratory is accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB), College of American Pathologists (CAP) and Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT).

Further information on the staffing of our clinical laboratory can be found on our Clinical Staff page.

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Last modified: Oct 07, 2015
Grand Rounds

Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Grand Rounds series, AY2017

Monday, November 7, 2016:
"Pathology of Hirschsprung's Disease"
Vivekanand Singh, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Kansas School of Medicine-Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine; Staff Pathologist, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri

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