Christina Lam, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

MD, McGill University

Christina Lam, MD is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Chobanian and Avedisian 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 at Boston Medical Center, in which individualized and advanced therapies are coordinated for these challenging diseases.

Resident Quality Improvement
01/01/2024 - 12/31/2025 (PI)
American Academy of Dermatology

A Phase 1 Study Evaluating the Safety, Tolerability, and Pharmacokinetics of Single Doses of BIIB059 in Healthy volunteers and Subjects with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
04/09/2015 - 04/08/2020 (PI)
Biogen Idec

Vasculitis Clinical Research Consortium-ARAMIS Pilot
01/01/2017 - 08/31/2019 (Subcontract PI)
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania NIH NIAMS

A Pilot Study to Evaluate Using Tape Harvesting to Collect RNA from the Upper Epidermis of Healthy Volunteers and Subjects with Discoid Lupus, Subjects with Subacute Cutaneous Lupus, Subjects with Sys
08/04/2015 - 08/03/2016 (PI)
Biogen Idec


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  1. Pilitsi E, Kennamer B, Trepanowski N, Gonzalez R, Trojanowski M, Phillips T, Lam CS. Cannabis arteritis presenting with Raynaud's and digital ulcerations: a case-based review of a controversial thromboangiitis obliterans-like condition. Clin Rheumatol. 2023 Jul; 42(7):1981-1985.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37097526
  2. Trepanowski N, Coleman EL, Melson G, Brem CE, Lam CS. Erythrodermic psoriasis after COVID-19 vaccination. JAAD Case Rep. 2022 Oct; 28:123-126.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35966353; PMCID: PMC9364664; DOI: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2022.07.041;
  3. Ho JD, Kam SA, Al-Haseni A, Markova A, Sahni D, Lam C, Goldberg LJ, Bhawan J. Benign and malignant hybrid adnexal tumors in a patient with epidermodysplasia verruciformis. J Cutan Pathol. 2017 Nov; 44(11):969-973.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28796338
  4. Garg A, Besen J, Legler A, Lam CS. Factors Associated With Point-of-Care Treatment Decisions for Hidradenitis Suppurativa. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 May 01; 152(5):553-7. PMID: 26843464; DOI: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4593;
  5. Lam C, Liu SW, Townsend HB, Femia AN, Qureshi AA, Vleugels RA. Development and Pilot Testing of the Cutaneous Lupus Screening Tool. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Jan; 152(1):60-6. PMID: 26509244; DOI: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3088;
  6. Liu SW, Velez NF, Lam C, Femia A, Granter SR, Townsend HB, Vleugels RA. Dermatomyositis induced by anti-tumor necrosis factor in a patient with juvenile idiopathic arthritis. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Oct; 149(10):1204-8. PMID: 23986394; DOI: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.5220;
  7. Femia AN, Eastham AB, Lam C, Merola JF, Qureshi AA, Vleugels RA. Intravenous immunoglobulin for refractory cutaneous dermatomyositis: a retrospective analysis from an academic medical center. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Oct; 69(4):654-7. PMID: 24034377; DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2013.06.007;
  8. Funaro D, Krasny M, Lam C, Desy D, Sauthier P, Bouffard D. Extramammary Paget disease: epidemiology and association to cancer in a Quebec-based population. J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2013 Apr; 17(2):167-74. PMID: 23343698; DOI: 10.1097/LGT.0b013e31825f4b4f;
  9. Lam C, Vleugels RA. Images in clinical medicine. Epidermolysis bullosa acquisita. N Engl J Med. 2013 Mar 28; 368(13):e17. PMID: 23534583; DOI: 10.1056/NEJMicm1204895;
  10. Lam C, Vleugels RA. Management of cutaneous dermatomyositis. Dermatol Ther. 2012 Mar-Apr; 25(2):112-34. PMID: 22741932; DOI: 10.1111/j.1529-8019.2012.01491.x;
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raynaud's disease

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