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Anjela Galan, MD

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pathology; Associate Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship

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Anjela Galan, MD

Patient Care Location

  • Laboratory for Medicine and Pediatrics (LMP)
    15 York Street, Ste LMP 5031
    New Haven, CT, 06510

Mailing Address

  • Dermatology

    PO Box 208059, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8059

    United States

Anjela Galan
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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

  • MD
    Kishinev State Medical Institute, Moldova (1991)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Clinical Fellow
    Yale University School of Medicine
  • Chief Resident
    Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Resident
    Kishinev State Medical Institute

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