The objectives of the organization are:
To represent the interests of pathologists by promoting excellence in pathology services in the State of Arkansas.
To promote collegiality and communication among the pathologists in the State of Arkansas.
To encourage communication and cooperation with National and International pathology organizations.
To educate public and legislative officials concerning the importance of pathology services in the practice of medicine.
To advance the science of Pathology through study and education and improve medical laboratory service to physicians, hospitals, and the public.