Clinical Services

Dr. Tilzer in Automated Robotic Laboratory

Department Administration

  • Dr. Lowell Tilzer, Chair, Director of Transfusion Medicine and President of University Pathology Association (UPA), 5016 Delp Pavilion, 588-1735, email:
  • Dr. Janet Woodroof, Associate Professor and Medical Director of Clinical Laboratory, University of Kansas Hospital Room 1421, (913) 945-6786,
  • Suzanne Scott, Senior Administrator, 5014 Delp Pavilion, Phone: (913) 588-7070,
  • Fax no: 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 and is in the process of updating its robotic automation (see department Chair Dr. Lowell Tilzer in Robotic Laboratory above). 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 Clincal Staff page.

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Last modified: Jun 19, 2013
Grand Rounds

February 9, 2015:

Topic: HPV Vaccine History, Protocols and Updates

Kevin A. Ault, MD
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Kansas School of Medicine

March 2, 2015:

Topic: Pediatric Pathology

Rangaraj Selvarangan, BVSc, PhD, D(ABMM)
Associate Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City
Director, Microbiology Laboratory,
Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri

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