The Department of Chemical Pathology emerged from the existing Department of Human Chemistry in 1978.
The first intake of Medical Students who had successful passed the 1st Professional Examination started the programme of teaching of Pathology in the 1978/79 Academic session.
The Primary focus of teaching of Chemical Pathology has been the undergraduate programme.
The programme of the Department have benefited forgoing m collaboration with other Faculty, department and related department of Jos University Teaching Hospital.
There are on-going research activities, the findings of which continue to enrich undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.