Allison R. Larson, MD

Associate 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 11/5/2019

    Larson AR, Sharkey KM, Poorman JA, Kan CK, Moeschler SM, Chandrabose R, Marquez CM, Dodge DG, Silver JK, Nazarian RM. Representation of Women Among Invited Speakers at Medical Specialty Conferences. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 Nov 05. PMID: 31687866.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/23/2019

    Spector ND, Asante PA, Marcelin JR, Poorman JA, Larson AR, Salles A, Oxentenko AS, Silver JK. Women in Pediatrics: Progress, Barriers, and Opportunities for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. Pediatrics. 2019 Nov; 144(5). PMID: 31548337.

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  • Published on 9/15/2019

    Watchmaker J, Gonzales EC, Larson AR. Interactive teaching and repeat exposure maximize medical student satisfaction but do not promote long-term retention of dermatologic knowledge. Dermatol Online J. 2019 Sep 15; 25(9). PMID: 31738839.

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  • Published on 3/28/2019

    Larson AR, Kan CK, Silver JK. Representation of Women Physician Deans in U.S. Medical Schools. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 May; 28(5):600-605. PMID: 30920332.

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  • Published on 3/1/2019

    Larson AR, Poorman JA, Silver JK. Representation of Women Among Physician Authors of Perspective-Type Articles in High-Impact Dermatology Journals. JAMA Dermatol. 2019 Mar 01; 155(3):386-388. PMID: 30725095.

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  • Published on 1/31/2019

    Park JA, Carter EE, Larson AR. Risk factors for acne development in the first 2 years after initiating masculinizing testosterone therapy among transgender men. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2019 Aug; 81(2):617-618. PMID: 30711356.

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  • Published on 1/24/2019

    Larson AR. Gender workforce disparities-an ethical imperative. Int J Womens Dermatol. 2019 Jul; 5(3):177-178. PMID: 31360753.

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  • Published on 12/15/2018

    Yang CY, Zumwalt AC, Larson AR. Dermatology and anatomy laboratory: comparing three formats of integration. Dermatol Online J. 2018 Dec 15; 24(12). PMID: 30677791.

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  • Published on 10/11/2018

    Mundluru SN, Larson AR. Medical dermatologic conditions in transgender women. Int J Womens Dermatol. 2018 Dec; 4(4):212-215. PMID: 30627619.

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  • Published on 8/10/2018

    Mundluru SN, Werbaneth K, Therkelsen KE, Larson AR, Santini VE. "But doctor, I googled it!": The "three Rs" of managing patients in the age of information overload. Clin Dermatol. 2019 Jan - Feb; 37(1):74-77. PMID: 30554626.

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