DEPARTMENT OF PATHOLOGY

Head of department: Dr. Alex Mremi

Pathology Department is located on the underground floor of the main hospital building. The Department has three working units, namely Histopathology, Cytology and Mortuary units. The Department provides diagnostic services to KCMC and other neighboring hospitals within and outside the region. Some of the daily services provided include:

The Department is engaged in Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College (KCMUCo) teaching activities particularly Medical students, Laboratory science, Masters of medicine, Assistant Medical Officers and other allied health students.

Pathology Department has a strong collaboration with Nijmegen University of The Netherlands, American Society for Clinical Pathology and Duke University of the USA whereby senior pathologists have been regularly visiting the Department and provide consultation services.The Department is equipped with modern Telepathology facility that allows external expert consultations.

We invite inquiries from anyone wishing to collaborate with us. Contacts: alexmremi@kcmc.ac.tz