Alun Wang, MD, PhD, serves as the medical director of the laboratory. He is a board- certified dermatopathologist. He also serves as the Director of Dermatopathology Fellowship at the Departments of Pathology and Dermatology of Tulane Medical School. Dr. Wang is the endowed Richard J. Reed Associate Professor in dermatopathology. He has close to twenty years of teaching experience to medical students and has nurtured residents and dermatopathology fellows. He has served as the leading dermatopathologist for the Louisiana Dermatological Society for over 15 years.
Dr. Wang earned his MD from China Medical University in 1983, completed his residency of anatomic pathology/clinical pathology at University of Rochester in 1999, and finished his dermatopathology fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Dr. Wang has been a faculty member in the department of pathology and dermatology of Tulane Medical school for over 18 years. He is a member of Louisiana Dermatological Society, The American Society of Dermatopathology, and International Society of Dermatopathology. Dr. Wang holds expertise in diagnosing cutaneous lymphomas, malignant melanoma, immunobullous disorders, and a variety of rare conditions.