About Mai Hoang, MD

Dr. Hoang is an anatomic pathologist specializing in dermatopathology. She is the medical director of the Pathology immunohistochemistry laboratory at Mass General Hospital. She was the course director of the Harvard Combined Dermatopathology Update course held annually at the Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel from 2008-2017. She lectures at the annual American Society of Dermatopathology meetings, annual American Academy of Dermatology meetings, annual International Society of Dermatopathology meetings, and annual United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology meetings. She has published over 150 articles, and has authored and edited four books: "Melanocytic Lesions: a Case Based Approach", "Vulvar Pathology", "Cutaneous Hematopathology", and "Immunohistochemistry in Diagnostic Dermatopathology".

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Pathology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Fax: 617-726-8711

Medical Education

  • MD, UT Southwestern Medical School
  • Residency, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center
  • Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

American Board Certifications

  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology
  • Dermatopathology, American Board of Pathology

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Dr. Hoang's research focuses on the diagnostic utility of immunohistochemistry in cutaneous neoplasms and the development of educational platforms using the latest technology. For more information about research concepts, co-authors, and to see a timeline, visit  Dr. Hoang's profile at the Harvard Clinical and Translational Science Center.