The College of American Pathologists

 
Our Mission

The College of American Pathologists (CAP), the leading organization of board-certified pathologists, serves patients, pathologists, and the public by fostering and advocating excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine worldwide.

Our History

For 70 years, the CAP has fostered excellence in laboratories and advanced the practice of pathology and laboratory science. As medicine, technology and pathology have evolved since 1946, the CAP has led the way to meet new challenges that result in better patient outcomes. To see how the CAP has been an international leader in medicine, visit our historical timeline. For further details or other information about CAP history please contact the CAP Archives to access our collection of historical records.

Our Vision 

People are healthier because of excellence in the practice of pathology and laboratory medicine.

 

Address: 
325 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL
60093-2750
United States