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We offer an extensive program of postgraduate education.

With training opportunities in the major hospitals of Toronto, such as Mount Sinai and SickKids, our postgraduates have unparalleled access to a broad spectrum of:

  • case material
  • expert faculty
  • world-leading training sites
  • research

Why do we love laboratory medicine?

Find out what members of our community are passionate about.

Why we love Laboratory Medicine

Residency Training Programs

Explore our programs in Anatomical Pathology, Hematological Pathology, Medical Microbiology, Neuropathology, Forensic Pathology

Postdoctoral Diploma Programs

As the largest of its kind in Canada, our prestigious postdoctoral diploma programs will allow you to pursue a career in Clinical Chemistry or Clinical Microbiology

Fellowship Training Programs

Spend one or two years training in a clinical specialty at one of our affiliated hospitals

Areas of Focused Competence

Programs in Cytopathology and Transfusion Medicine, accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Clinician Scientist Training Program

Our Clinician Scientist Training Program allows you to pursue your MSc or PhD degree within the Temerty Faculty of Medicine while training as a pathologist or laboratory medicine specialist.

Welcome to our new postgraduates 2021!

Photos of all our new postgraduatesWe’re delighted to welcome the new residents and trainees to LMP!

As part of our Postgraduate programs, they will spend the next few years in LMP and taking part in rotations throughout various clinical laboratories. If you see them once they arrive in July, please say hello.

They tell us what they are looking forward to during their time in LMP.

Meet the postgraduate studies team

Paula Nixon
Postgraduate Education Officer



Sue Balaga
Postgraduate Assistant



Program directors

Anatomical Pathology (Res) Program Director: Susan Done

Neuropathology (Res) Program Director: Andrew Gao

Hematological (Res) Program Director: David Barth

Transfusion (AFC) Program Director: Wendy Lau

Cytopathology (AFC) Program Co-Directors: Zeina Ghorab and Joerg Schwock

Forensic (Res) Program Director: Jayantha Herath

Clinical Biochemistry (Dipl) Program Co-Directors: Vathany Kulasingam and Paul Yip

Medical Microbiology (Res) Program Director and Microbiology (Dipl) Program Director: Tony Mazzulli

Fellowship Program DirectorDavid Hwang