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Christina Lam MD

Christina Lam MD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology; Medical Director, Dermatology Clinic, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Christina Lam, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Boston University School of Medicine. She is board-certified in Dermatology both in Canada and the US.

After receiving her medical degree from McGill University, Dr. Lam completed her dermatology residency at University of Montreal, training at affiliated adult and pediatric health care centers in the Greater Montreal area. She went on to pursue specialized fellowship training in Dermatology-Rheumatology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Lam’s clinical and research interests encompass connective tissue diseases, such as cutaneous lupus, dermatomyositis, and morphea, and complex medical dermatology, including sarcoidosis and vasculitis. She currently leads a subspecialty Rheumatologic Dermatology Clinic and co-leads a multidisciplinary Lupus Clinic at Boston Medical Center, in which individualized and advanced therapies are coordinated for these challenging diseases.

Dr. Lam was awarded the 2021 Castle Connolly Top Doctor, an impressive honor based on her superior ability to achieve the best possible health outcomes.


Dr. Lam has no relevant disclosures.

Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:

  1. Nomogram to Predict the Prognosis of Dermatomyositis