Northern Ireland

 

Pathology services in Northern Ireland already have an international reputation for high quality. Northern Ireland's pathologists are at the forefront of molecular diagnostics, genetics and virology services, for example, and are engaged in innovation and collaborative research with universities and other partners.

With the right support, pathology can play a central role in the delivery of a more effective health system in Northern Ireland improving the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Pathology networks

Key Stakeholders

Regulatory bodies

The pathology workforce in Northern Ireland

This policy briefing from the Royal College of Pathologists looks at the workforce challenges facing the pathology specialties involved in cancer services in Northern Ireland.