The science of the causes and effects of diseases, particularly which deals with the laboratory examination of samples of body tissue for diagnostic or forensic purposes is known as Pathology.

About the department:

The Pathology department is headed by the Dean, Dr. A.S Chughtai, a noteworthy and eminent pathologist who is famed for his remarkable achievements in the medical community. Dr. Chughtai graduated from King Edward Medical University in the year 1974 after which he spent 20 years teaching under and post graduate students, where he developed a prodigious reputation for his excellent teaching abilities. Prof. Chughtai has authored numerous research papers and is a member of the International Academy of Cytology. The Pathology department can be found on the 3rd floor of block B of the Basic Sciences building. There are well-established laboratories at the BIT Hospital and WAPDA Teaching Hospital Complex which are supervised by the faculty of CPMC. These laboratories provide services 24/7.