The Anatomical Pathology Patient Interest Association (APPIA) is a not-for-profit membership organization focused on advancing patient safety, quality, standards, and accessibility of care in anatomic pathology.

What is APPIA?

The Anatomical Pathology Patient Interest Association is a non-profit, professional membership association dedicated to promoting the interest of its members and the issues that affect laboratory practices, quality and, ultimately, the safety of the patient. The organization exists to provide networking, advocacy, and educational support for its members and other stakeholders.
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APPIA membership provides access to a dedicated community, which together works to influence anatomical pathology with the primary aim to provide high-quality patient care in pathology. The organization’s membership is represented by leading organizations and individuals across the globe. Plan to join this dynamic community of pathologists, scientists, technologists and industry representatives dedicated to advancing the industry.
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News & Initiatives

The Anatomical Pathology Patient Interest Association serves as the premier resource for information and news related to anatomical pathology. Be sure to visit our website regularly to learn more about recent findings and trending news. Additionally, APPIA connects industry leaders through its online and social media platforms to keep its members and other stakeholders up-to-date.
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