Edinburgh Pathology

Pathology for Medical Students

Pathology tutorials and prize

Pathology is an extremely important science, fundamental to understanding of much that underpins the practice of medicine. Both University and NHS staff of Edinburgh Pathology participate in various courses for students of medicine and related biological sciences.


Pathologia is an open-educational pathology resource. It covers all aspects of human pathology by integrating the cellular and molecular basis of disease with clinical medicine.

The Dr Kathryn McLaren Pathology Prize

The Dr Kathryn McLaren Pathology Prize is awarded to the student with the best overall performance, in preference during the second year, on the MBChB course of Edinburgh Medical School.