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 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 2/6/2019

    Larson AR, Poorman JA, Silver JK. Representation of Women Among Physician Authors of Perspective-Type Articles in High-Impact Dermatology Journals. JAMA Dermatol. 2019 Feb 06. 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 Jan 31. PMID: 30711356.

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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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  • 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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