Allison R. Larson, MD

Assistant Professor, Dermatology

Allison Larson
609 Albany St (J Bldg)


Dr. Larson sees general dermatology patients and holds a monthly gynecologic dermatology clinic at Boston Medical Center. As an Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs at Boston University School of Medicine, her focus is on curriculum development. Her research interests include innovative teaching methods for pre-clinical medical student education. She is Vice Chair for Academic Affairs within the Dermatology Department.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Dean, Academic Affairs, Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine



  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
  • Johns Hopkins University, MSE
  • Johns Hopkins University, BS


  • Published on 3/13/2018

    Motta A, Zhan Q, Larson A, Lerman M, Woo SB, Soiffer RJ, Murphy GF, Treister NS. Immunohistopathological characterization and the impact of topical immunomodulatory therapy in oral chronic graft-versus-host disease: A pilot study. Oral Dis. 2018 May; 24(4):580-590. PMID: 29197137.

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  • Published on 1/18/2018

    Larson AR. The clinician-educator has no clothes. Med Teach. 2018 06; 40(6):643. PMID: 29343157.

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  • Published on 9/19/2017

    Ho JD, Wirya SA, Al-Haseni AG, Larson A, Bhawan J. Hairless lesion on the scalp. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2018 Jan; 43(1):80-82. PMID: 28924973.

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  • Published on 9/15/2017

    Paek J, Ho JD, Al-Haseni A, McGee J, Larson A, Bhawan J. Histiocytoid autoimmunity-related neutrophilic dermatosis in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis. Dermatol Online J. 2017 Sep 15; 23(9). PMID: 29469725.

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  • Published on 3/14/2017

    Laga AC, Larson A, Granter SR. Histopathologic Spectrum of Connective Tissue Diseases Commonly Affecting the Skin. Surg Pathol Clin. 2017 Jun; 10(2):477-503. PMID: 28477892.

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  • Published on 8/1/2016

    Alani RM, Larson A, Falanga V. Paving a New Path Towards Academic Medicine-A Novel Approach to Graduate Medical Education in the United States. Acad Med. 2016 08; 91(8):1039-40. PMID: 27465087.

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  • Published on 4/20/2016

    Mundluru SN, Safer JD, Larson AR. Unforeseen ethical challenges for isotretinoin treatment in transgender patients. Int J Womens Dermatol. 2016 Jun; 2(2):46-48. PMID: 28492004.

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  • Published on 4/19/2016

    Larson AR, Yang CY. Anatomy laboratory as an opportunity to educate about skin lesions. Med Teach. 2016 Jun; 38(6):637. PMID: 27092407.

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  • Published on 1/1/2016

    Larson AR. When Talking Is Not Enough. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 Jan; 64(1):203. PMID: 26782875.

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  • Published on 12/1/2015

    Larson AR, Laga AC, Granter SR. The spectrum of histopathologic findings in cutaneous lesions in patients with Still disease. Am J Clin Pathol. 2015 Dec; 144(6):945-51. PMID: 26573002.

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