Lance K. Erickson, MS, PA

Research Interests

  • Pediatric Pathology
  • Embryo and Fetal Development
  • Human Congenital Heart Disease
  • Autopsy Pathology


  • English
  • Spanish

Academic Information

  • Departments: Pathology - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Pediatric Pathology

Academic Office Information

  • 801-662-2171
  • Primary Children's Hospital
    100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
    Salt Lake City, UT 84113


Academic Bio

Lance Erickson is a Pathologists’ Assistant and supervisor of the Anatomic Pathology Laboratory at Primary Children’s Hospital managing the Gross Room, Histology Laboratory, and technical Autopsy Services. He received his Master’s Degree in Laboratory Medicine and Biomedical Science from the University of Utah. He holds board certifications as a Pathologists’ Assistant, Technologist in Molecular Biology, and Histotechnologist. Mr. Erickson’s academic interests include Congenital Cardiac Pathology, Pediatric Surgical Pathology, and Pediatric Autopsy Pathology. His interdepartmental role includes teaching of congenital cardiac morphology, pediatric autopsy/placental pathology, and pediatric gross pathology with the residents and fellows of Pathology, Cardiology, and Maternal Fetal Medicine along with the Medical Students from the School of Medicine.

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training University of Utah
Laboratory Medicine and Biomedical Science
Undergraduate University of Utah
Major in Biology, Minor in Chemistry
Undergraduate Brigham Young University