About Us

Our Academy was founded in 1996. APML is a nonprofit organization comprised of pathologists dedicated to advancing the field of pathology.

Close up of a pathologist using a microscope.
Aerial view of a beautiful beach in Puerto Rico.Rotary Microtome Section for diagnosis in pathology.

Our Vision

To improve the care of patients by promoting the development of best practices, research and education in pathology and laboratory medicine.

Our Mission


Education of the advances in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine to practicing community and academic pathologists, residents, fellows, and medical students.

The conservation and diffusion of the values of medical sciences and scientific development in Puerto Rico and the world.

An evidenced-based approached discussion of relevant topics in anatomic as well as clinical pathology.

Networking and collaboration of pathologists, clinicians and scientists that foster interinstitutional research.

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