Welcome to the Association of Pathology Chairs!

About APC

The Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) is a non-profit society which serves as the voice of academic departments of Pathology in the U.S. and Canada. APC exists to provide leadership and advocacy for the dynamic discipline of Pathology, and to enable academic departments to meet the demands of their three missions: medical education, research, and practice.

The APC provides education, training, information resources, and networking opportunities for members of the five APC membership sections. Those sections are:

  • APC - Departmental Chairs, Vice Chairs, and Senior Fellows
  • PRODS - Residency Program Directors and Associate Residency Program Directors
  • UMEDS - Directors of Undergraduate Medical Education (medical school)
  • APEX - Academic Pathology Executives Section
  • GMEAS - Residency and Fellowship Program Coordinators

Membership Information

Click here to learn about membership benefits, membership types, membership eligibility, how to update your department's membership roster, and how to join APC today!

Member Resources

Each APC member has unique login information connected to a personalized site experience. Members may log in to this site to edit their personal profiles and contact information. Once logged in, members can access exclusive APC resources.

General inquiries may be directed to the APC office at 302-660-4940 or info(at)apcprods.org.

APC 2024 Annual Meeting

Early Bird Registration is NOW OPEN for the APC 2024 Annual Meeting, July 21-24, 2024 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel - Washington, DC! Programs are currently being developed by the APC Committees (Chairs) and Councils (APEX, PRODS, UMEDS, and GMEAS). Important information regarding abstract submissions is NOW AVAILABLE! Click the link below to learn more and REGISTER TODAY!

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Academic Pathology

Academic Pathology is APC's fully open-access, peer-reviewed journal. Academic Pathology achieved PubMed indexing status in July 2017. APC members receive a discount on the journal's article processing fee; take advantage of this discount and submit your manuscript today!

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