Expert Pathologists

Academic Appointments

2014–2016 Pathology Faculty, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Pathology

2014–2016 Instructor, Harvard Medical School

2009–2013 Assistant Professor, Tufts University, School of Medicine

2001–2002 Instructor, Harvard Medical School

2001–2002 Pathology Faculty, Cambridge Health Alliance, Department of Pathology

Postdoctoral Training

2000–2001 Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

1999–2000 Fellow, Dermatopathology, New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center

1996–1999 Resident, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, New York University Medical Center

1995–1996 Research Fellow, Neurology, Cornell University Medical College


1995 PhD, University of California, San Diego

1988 MD, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China


2002 Dermatopathology

2001 Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Professional Societies

United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology

College of American Pathologists

American Society of Dermatopathology

International Society of Dermatopathology

Select Publications

Strazzulla LC, Wu H, Heller M, Kim CC. An incomplete picture: challenges of partial biopsies in large diameter atypical melanocytic lesions. Dermatol Online J. 2017 Apr 15; 23(4).

Xu J, Tahan S, Jan F, Do D, Wu H. Nail dystrophy as the initial sign of multiple myeloma-associated systemic amyloidosis. J Cutan Pathol. 2016 Jun; 43(6):543–5.

Chuang GS, Lu LK, Cummins DL, Wu H, Finn D, Rogers GS, Lee D. Incidence of invasive squamous cell carcinomas in biopsy-proven squamous cell carcinomas in situ sent for Mohs micrographic surgery. Dermatol Surg. 2012 Sep; 38(9):1456–60.

Harwood M, Wu H, Tanabe K, Bercovitch L. Metastatic basal cell carcinoma diagnosed by sentinel lymph node biopsy. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Sep; 53(3):475–8.

Schadlow M, Laochumroonvorapong P, Burack L, Wu H, Sinha AA. Nodules on the arm of a diabetic patient. Arch Dermatol. 2003 Jan; 139(1):93–8.

Sanders S, Collier DA, Scott R, Wu H, MeNutt NS. Periappendageal lichen nitidus: report of a case. J Cutan Pathol. 2002 Feb; 29(2):125–8.

Laochumroonvorapong P, DiCostanzo DP, Wu H, Srinivasan K, Abusamieh M, Levy H. Disseminated histoplasmosis presenting as pyoderma gangrenosum-like lesions in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Int J Dermatol. 2001 Aug; 40(8):518–21.

Laochumroonvorapong P, Coven T, Sinha A, Wu H, McNutt NS. What is Your Diagnosis? Cutis. 2000 66:157–159.

Wang S, Wu H, Jiang J, Delohery TM, Isdell F, Goldman SA. Isolation of neuronal precursors by sorting embryonic forebrain transfected with GFP regulated by the T alpha 1 tubulin promoter. Nat Biotechnol. 1998 Feb; 16(2):196–201.

Horvai A, Palinski W, Wu H, Moulton KS, Kalla K, Glass CK. Scavenger receptor A gene regulatory elements target gene expression to macrophages and to foam cells of atherosclerotic lesions. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 1995 Jun 6; 92(12):5391–5.

Moulton KS, Semple K, Wu H, Glass CK. Cell-specific expression of the macrophage scavenger receptor gene is dependent on PU.1 and a composite AP-1/ets motif. Mol Cell Biol. 1994 Jul; 14(7):4408–18.

Wu H, Moulton K, Horvai A, Parik S, Glass CK. Combinatorial interactions between AP-1 and ets domain proteins contribute to the developmental regulation of the macrophage scavenger receptor gene. Mol Cell Biol. 1994 Mar; 14(3):2129–39.

Moulton KS, Wu H, Barnett J, Parthasarathy S, Glass CK. Regulated expression of the human acetylated low density lipoprotein receptor gene and isolation of promoter sequences. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 1992 Sep 1; 89(17): 8102–8106.

Wu H, Moulton KS, Glass CK. Macrophage scavenger receptors and atherosclerosis. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 1992 Nov-Dec; 2(6):220–5.

Book Chapters

Wu H, Bennett HB, Harrist TJ. Chapter 9: Noninfectious Vesiculobullous and Vesiculopustular Diseases. In: Lever’s Histopathology of the Skin, 11th edition. Elder DE, ed. Wolters Kluwer, 2014.