perform over 1700 hemoglobin electrophoreses, accessions 9,000 surgical specimens including 100 lymph nodes, over 1,200 cytology specimens and over 90 autopsies annually. The clinical laboratories have a volume of >3 million tests per year and the Institute for Genomic Medicine (IGM) clinical laboratory processes 7,000 specimens a year. The menu of IGM continues to expand to support the DPLM as well as outside facilities across North America.
An active, ACGME accredited fellowship program in pediatric pathology is an integral part of the NCH Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Furthermore, as part of our commitment to faculty development and academic advancement, we have instituted a robust mentorship program with mentors at NCH and other respected institutions.
The NCH Diagnostic Immunology Lab/Program was recently initiated. This included an inauguration of the Jeffrey Modell Foundation for Primary Immunodeficiencies Diagnostic and Research Center at NCH.
The Department is also in the midst of a 5 year multimillion dollar construction project. An intra-operative consultation suite and multi-headed scope room have already been constructed.
The Abigail Wexner Research Institute at NCH and the NCH Department of Pathology is home to one of the world’s largest pediatric biobanks and is the site of the COG, Southwest Oncology Group (SWOG) and the Gynecologic Oncology Group biobanks. The Biopathology Core Resource of The Cancer Genome Atlas is also located in the Research Institute.
Ranked in the top 10 children's hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-20 “America’s Best Children’s Hospitals Honor Roll,” Nationwide Children’s Hospital is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit freestanding pediatric healthcare networks.
Inquiries and nominations are encouraged. Please contact: Shamlal Mangray, MB, BS, Chief, Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Submit your CV via email: Shamlal.Mangray@nationwidechildrens.org
All inquiries and referrals are confidential.