Hye Jin Chung, MD

Lynne J. Goldberg, MD, Junior Faculty Professor , Dermatology

Hye Jin Chung
617.638.5500
609 Albany St (J Bldg)

Biography

Hye Jin “Leah” Chung graduated with her MD from Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea in 2001, where she completed her residency and fellowship training in Dermatology. She finished her post-doctoral fellowship and residency in dermatology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, in 2014. Dr. Chung joined the faculty of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, upon completion of her dermatopathology fellowship at Boston Medical Center in 2016. She has dual roles within the Department of Dermatology, evaluating patients in the Faculty Practice of Boston Medical Center and signing out skin biopsies at the Skin Pathology Laboratory at Boston University School of Medicine.

Dr Chung’s research interests include treating scars, Asian skin diseases, histologic evaluation of the pigmented lesions, nail disorders, and lymphoma

Education

  • Yonsei University, MD
  • Yonsei University, MMS/MMSc

Publications

  • Published on 11/1/2018

    Walter S, Goldberg LJ, Chung HJ. Pustular Eruption After Cocaine Use: Answer. Am J Dermatopathol. 2018 Nov; 40(11):859-860. PMID: 30339565.

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  • Published on 11/1/2018

    Walter S, Goldberg LJ, Chung HJ. Pustular Eruption After Cocaine Use: Challenge. Am J Dermatopathol. 2018 Nov; 40(11):e143. PMID: 30339568.

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  • Published on 9/4/2018

    Ho JD, Chung HJ, Ms Barron A, Ho DA, Sahni D, Browning JL, Bhawan J. Extensive CD34-to-CD90 Fibroblast Transition Defines Regions of Cutaneous Reparative, Hypertrophic, and Keloidal Scarring. Am J Dermatopathol. 2018 Sep 04. PMID: 30320623.

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  • Published on 8/15/2018

    Cheng J, Ho J, Barrett M, Chung HJ, Lam C. Linearized solar elastosis of the legs: A novel presentation and review of the literature. J Cutan Pathol. 2018 Nov; 45(11):855-857. PMID: 30022508.

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  • Published on 6/1/2018

    Ahmad A, Chung HJ, Bhawan J. Primary Cutaneous Spindle Cell Squamous Carcinoma Expressing Smooth Muscle Actin: Diagnostic Pitfalls. Am J Dermatopathol. 2018 Jun; 40(6):449-451. PMID: 29329129.

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  • Published on 3/17/2018

    McGee JS, Chung WS, Lee H, Chung HJ. Hair wax for preservation of eyebrows during laser tattoo removal. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Mar 17. PMID: 29559396.

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  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Eisenstein A, Panova IP, Chung HJ, Goldberg LJ, Zhang Q, Lazova R, Bhawan J, Busam KJ, Symanowski JT, Alani RM, Ryu B. Quantitative assessment of neuropilin-2 as a simple and sensitive diagnostic assay for spitzoid melanocytic lesions. Melanoma Res. 2018 Feb; 28(1):71-75. PMID: 29227334.

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  • Published on 1/4/2018

    Kalin JH, Wu M, Gomez AV, Song Y, Das J, Hayward D, Adejola N, Wu M, Panova I, Chung HJ, Kim E, Roberts HJ, Roberts JM, Prusevich P, Jeliazkov JR, Roy Burman SS, Fairall L, Milano C, Eroglu A, Proby CM, Dinkova-Kostova AT, Hancock WW, Gray JJ, Bradner JE, Valente S, Mai A, Anders NM, Rudek MA, Hu Y, Ryu B, Schwabe JWR, Mattevi A, Alani RM, Cole PA. Targeting the CoREST complex with dual histone deacetylase and demethylase inhibitors. Nat Commun. 2018 01 04; 9(1):53. PMID: 29302039.

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  • Published on 9/20/2017

    Walter S, Goldberg LJ, Chung HJ. Pustular Eruption After Cocaine Use. Am J Dermatopathol. 2017 Sep 20. PMID: 28953012.

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  • Published on 8/29/2017

    Chang YC, Lee SJ, Chung HJ. Treatment of post-pulsed dye laser purpura with pulsed dye laser. J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2018 Feb; 20(1):21-23. PMID: 28850268.

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