Anjela Galan MD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and of Pathology

Biographical Info

Dr. Anjela Galan is Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pathology, and specializes in Dermatopathology. The services include diagnosis of all inflammatory and neoplastic skin disorders using well-established and advanced techniques, including immunohistochemistry, immunofluorescence, in situ hybridization and molecular studies. In addition, she provides consultative services at Yale Dermatopathology Laboratory and Veterans Affairs Hospital. Special interests include melanocytic tumors, viral and spirochetal infections, bullous disorders and ichthyosis.

Dr. Galan is an integral member of Yale Cancer Center Melanoma Unit. As part of the Unit, she specializes in diagnosing and staging of melanoma, and histological assessment of effects on treatment modalities for melanoma. She works closely in a multidisciplinary fashion with dermatologists, medical oncologists, surgical oncologists and radiation oncologists.

Dr. Galan received her Medical Degree from “N. Testimitanu” Kishinev State Medical Institute (USSR). She completed her Pathology residency at Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Surgical Pathology and Dermatopathology Fellowships at Yale University School of Medicine.


Education & Training

M.D.
Kishinev State Medical Institute, Moldova (1991)
Resident
Kishinev State Medical Institute, Moldova, Obstetrics and Gynecology (1991 - 1992)
Resident
Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (2001 - 2004)
Chief Resident
Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology (2004 - 2005)
Clinical Fellow
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, Surgical Pathology (2005 - 2006)
Postdoctoral Fellow
Yale University School of Medicine, Dermatopathology (2006 - 2007)
Board Certification
Anatomic Pathology, Board Certified  (2008)
Board Certification
Dermatopathology, Board Certified  (2008)

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