International Pathology Day will take place on 18 November 2015. International Pathology Day is an opportunity to celebrate the vital work of pathologists and to demonstrate to the public the important role of pathology in their lives.

Pathologists, laboratory scientists, institutions and organisations around the world are invited to join us in generating greater awareness and dispelling the many myths around the specialty that saves lives.

What can you do for International Pathology Day? 
There are a variety of ways you could bring International Pathology Day to your local audience. Take a look at some event ideas suitable for a range of audiences:

Get involved 
If you would like to show your support for the initiative why not:

  • Run an art competition for schools
  • Organise a lab tour for politicians or the public
  • Write an article in your local newspaper, organisation bulletin or e-newsletter highlighting the important role of pathology and International Pathology Day 
  • Blog, share, tweet about International Pathology Day #IPD2015

Please feel free to contact us for further suggestions on how you can celebrate the day or take a look at theseFAQs on International Pathology Day.

Participate in International Pathology Day 
Please register your event on the website to inform as many people as possible about activities taking place.

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International Pathology Day is supported by:

The Royal College of Pathologists Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia

American Society for Clinical Pathology Association of Clinical Pathologists Academy of Medicine of Malaysia - College of Pathologists Canadian Association of Pathologists Hong Kong College of Pathologists  

Pakistan Association of PathologistsWorld Association of Societies of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine