Dr. Lynne Goldberg
Professor of Dermatology and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, BUSM. Director of the Hair Clinic, Boston Medical Center
Lois La Grenade Distinguished Lecture
Dr. Lynne Goldberg graduated AOA from Downstate Medical Center in 1986. She completed a residency in internal medicine at New York University School of Medicine in 1989, and then did her residency in Dermatology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, finishing in 1992. She was invited to join the faculty of the Department of Dermatology at Boston University upon completion of her fellowship in 1994.
Dr. Goldberg 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. Lynne is renowned as an authority on the subject of alopecia and is an invited speaker on the subject at national as well as international meetings. She has authored multiple manuscripts and book chapters on the clinical and histopathologic aspects of alopecia. She has mentored several recipients of the Women’s Dermatologic Society’s prestigious mentorship award, and served on the Program Committee of the American Society of Dermatopathology from 2002 to 2006, chairing the Committee from 2006 to 2007.
Dr. Goldberg’s research interest include maintaining an IRB approved database of hair patients evaluated at the Hair Clinic of Boston Medical Center, used in clinical studies.
- Histologic evaluation of the various forms of scarring and non-scarring alopecia
- Clinicopathologic correlation in the evaluation of complex patients