Pathologists research diseases and pathogens. Pathogens are the things that make us sick. Some common pathogens are the H1N1 virus, the common cold, and the west nile virus.
Education and Training
To become a Pathologist, you typically need a 4 year degree from any medical school. You could also become Board Certified. The best thing you could do is to accel in High School.
The annual salary of a pathologist is 251,000