Academic Rank:
Clinical Associate Professor, UBC
Renal Pathologist, St. Paul’s Hospital
Ophthalmic Pathologist, Vancouver General Hospital
Affiliation(s):
St. Paul’s Hospital
Vancouver General Hospital
Short Bio:

Dr. Paula Blanco obtained her medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and subsequently pursued a Master of Science degree in the Department of Pathology at McGill University in Montreal. She completed her residency training in Anatomical Pathology in Barcelona, Spain, followed by clinical research fellowship subspecialty training in Renal and Transplantation Pathology with the Edmonton group at the University of Alberta, and post-doctoral studies in Ocular Pathology at McGill University. Dr. Blanco is currently a Renal Pathologist and Ophthalmic Pathologist in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at UBC.

Academic background

  • MD, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • MSc, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • Anatomical Pathology Residency, Barcelona, Spain
  • Renal Pathology Clinical Research Fellowship, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
  • Ophthalmic Pathology Postdoctoral Fellowship, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Research Interest

  • Renal Pathology
  • Renal Transplantation Pathology
  • Ocular Pathology

Teaching Interest

  • Renal Pathology
  • Renal Transplantation Pathology
  • Ocular Pathology