Anjela Galan, MD

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

Departments & Organizations

Dermatology: Dermatopathology

Pathology: Experimental Pathology Graduate Program | Surgical Pathology: Dermatopathology

Yale Cancer Center: Melanoma Program

Yale Medicine

Office of Cooperative Research


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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Contact Info

Anjela Galan, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale DermatopathologyLaboratory for Medicine and Pediatrics (LMP)
15 York Street, Ste LMP 5031

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
DermatologyPO Box 208059
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8059

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