Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY, A.B., 1971-75, History
Albany Medical College, Albany NY, M.D., 1975-79
Univ. of California San Francisco, CA, Resident, 1979-81, Pathology
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, New York, Resident, 1981-82, Pathology
New York University, NY (7-12/82) and Cornell Univ. Medical Center, NY (1-6/83), Fellow, 1982-83, Dermatopathology

Honors & Awards

  • 1988
    Certificate of Appreciation, Dept. of Medicine and Surgery, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Martinez, CA
  • 1992
    Honorable Mention, Distinguished Teaching Award, Academic Senate, UCSF
  • 1997
    Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Dermatology, UCSF
  • 2002
    Ackerman Lecture and Award, International Society of Dermatopathology
  • 2002
    Pinkus Lecture and Award, American Society of Dermatopathology
  • 2004
    Founder's Award, American Society of Dermatopathology

Selected Publications

  1. Chen CV, Francois RA, Mully TW, Sangoi A, LeBoit PE, Simko JP, Chan E. Positive NKX3.1 as a diagnostic pitfall for prostate cancer in extramammary Paget's disease of genitourinary sites. Histopathology. 2023 Oct 04.  View on PubMed
  2. de la Fouchardière A, Pissaloux D, Houlier A, Paindavoine S, Tirode F, LeBoit PE, Bastian BC, Yeh I. Histologic and Genetic Features of 51 Melanocytic Neoplasms with Protein Kinase C Fusion Genes. Mod Pathol. 2023 Jul 19; 36(11):100286.  View on PubMed
  3. Williams EA, Ravindranathan A, Gupta R, Stevers NO, Suwala AK, Hong C, Kim S, Yuan JB, Wu J, Barreto J, Lucas CG, Chan E, Pekmezci M, LeBoit PE, Mully T, Perry A, Bollen A, Van Ziffle J, Devine WP, Reddy AT, Gupta N, Basnet KM, Macaulay RJB, Malafronte P, Lee H, Yong WH, Williams KJ, Juratli TA, Mata DA, Huang RSP, Hiemenz MC, Pavlick DC, Frampton GM, Janovitz T, Ross JS, Chang SM, Berger MS, Jacques L, Song JS, Costello JF, Solomon DA. Novel SOX10 indel mutations drive schwannomas through impaired transactivation of myelination gene programs. Neuro Oncol. 2023 Dec 08; 25(12):2221-2236.  View on PubMed
  4. McCloskey D, Semeere A, Ayanga R, Laker-Oketta M, Lukande R, Semakadde M, Kanyesigye M, Wenger M, LeBoit P, McCalmont T, Maurer T, Gardner A, Boza J, Cesarman E, Martin J, Erickson D. LAMP-enabled diagnosis of Kaposi's sarcoma for sub-Saharan Africa. Sci Adv. 2023 Jan 13; 9(2):eadc8913.  View on PubMed
  5. Bishop JA, Williams EA, McLean AC, Gagan J, Rooper LM, Jordan RCK, LeBoit PE. Microsecretory adenocarcinoma of the skin harboring recurrent SS18 fusions: A cutaneous analog to a newly described salivary gland tumor. J Cutan Pathol. 2022 Jun 12.  View on PubMed
  6. West BA, Hoesly PM, LeBoit PE, Homer NA. Cutaneous angiosarcoma presenting as bilateral periorbital edema. Orbit. 2022 Apr 25; 1-3.  View on PubMed
  7. Kouhsari LM, LeBoit PE, McCalmont TH, Hinds B, North JP. Histopathologic and genetic findings in atypical spindle cell/pleomorphic lipomatous tumors and atypical pleomorphic fibromas. J Cutan Pathol. 2022 Jul; 49(7):623-631.  View on PubMed
  8. Neumann NM, LeBoit PE, Cohen JN. Superficial Angiomyxomas Frequently Demonstrate Loss of Protein Kinase A Regulatory Subunit 1 Alpha Expression: Immunohistochemical Analysis of 29 Cases and Cutaneous Myxoid Neoplasms With Histopathologic Overlap. Am J Surg Pathol. 2022 02 01; 46(2):226-232.  View on PubMed
  9. Williams EA, Montesion M, Lincoln V, Tse JY, Hiemenz MC, Mata DA, Shah BB, Shoroye A, Alexander BM, Werth AJ, Foley-Peres K, Milante RR, Ross JS, Ramkissoon SH, Williams KJ, Adhikari LJ, Zuna RE, LeBoit PE, Lin DI, Elvin JA. HPV51-associated Leiomyosarcoma: A Novel Class of TP53/RB1-Wildtype Tumor With Predilection for the Female Lower Reproductive Tract. Am J Surg Pathol. 2022 06 01; 46(6):729-741.  View on PubMed
  10. Chen JY, Keiser E, LeBoit P, Yeh I, Wei ML. A rare case of axillary keratoacanthoma arising in hidradenitis suppurativa. JAAD Case Rep. 2022 Mar; 21:49-51.  View on PubMed
  11. Rahbar Z, Cohen JN, McCalmont TH, LeBoit PE, Connolly MK, Berger T, Pincus LB. Cicatricial pemphigoid Brunsting-Perry variant masquerading as neutrophil-mediated cicatricial alopecia. J Cutan Pathol. 2022 Apr; 49(4):408-411.  View on PubMed
  12. Benton S, Zhao J, Zhang B, Bahrami A, Barnhill RL, Busam K, Cerroni L, Cook MG, de la Fouchardière A, Elder DE, Johansson I, Landman G, Lazar A, LeBoit P, Lowe L, Massi D, Duncan LM, Messina J, Mihic-Probst D, Mihm MC, Piepkorn MW, Schmidt B, Scolyer RA, Shea CR, Tetzlaff MT, Tron VA, Xu X, Yeh I, Yun SJ, Zembowicz A, Gerami P. Impact of Next-generation Sequencing on Interobserver Agreement and Diagnosis of Spitzoid Neoplasms. Am J Surg Pathol. 2021 12 01; 45(12):1597-1605.  View on PubMed
  13. Wang MZ, McNiff JM, McCalmont TH, LeBoit PE. Desmoplastic Trichoepithelioma With Pseudocarcinomatous Hyperplasia: A Folliculosebaceous Neoplasm in Young Persons. Am J Dermatopathol. 2021 Nov 01; 43(11):788-793.  View on PubMed
  14. Giessinger J, LeBoit PE, Cribier B. Pautrier Microabscess: A Topic of Great Controversy. Am J Dermatopathol. 2021 Nov 01; 43(11):848-849.  View on PubMed
  15. Kusari A, LeBoit PE, Haemel A. Widespread Erythematous Plaques With Prominent Telangiectases. JAMA Dermatol. 2021 11 01; 157(11):1376-1377.  View on PubMed
  16. Sheahon KM, Jankowski T, Yeh I, North JP, Pincus LB, LeBoit PE, McCalmont TH, Lang UE. Primary Cilia Are Preserved in Cellular Blue and Atypical Blue Nevi and Lost in Blue Nevus-like Melanoma. Am J Surg Pathol. 2021 09 01; 45(9):1205-1212.  View on PubMed
  17. Lu A, Endicott A, Tan SY, Klufas DM, Merrill E, Arakaki R, LeBoit PE, Fox L, Haemel A. Toxic epidermal necrolysis-like toxic erythema of chemotherapy: 2 illustrative cases. JAAD Case Rep. 2021 Sep; 15:56-59.  View on PubMed
  18. Robertson SJ, Orme L, Teixeira R, Shamassi M, Newell F, Patch AM, Yeh I, Gard G, Wilmott J, Jackett L, LeBoit P, Fellowes A, MacArthur G, Fox S, Hayward NK, Bastian B, Scolyer R, Waddell N, Penington A, Shackleton M. Evaluation of Crizotinib Treatment in a Patient With Unresectable GOPC-ROS1 Fusion Agminated Spitz Nevi. JAMA Dermatol. 2021 Jul 01; 157(7):836-841.  View on PubMed
  19. Ye J, Sheahon KM, LeBoit PE, McCalmont TH, Lang UE. BAP1-inactivated melanocytic tumors show prominent centrosome amplification and associated loss of primary cilia. J Cutan Pathol. 2021 Nov; 48(11):1353-1360.  View on PubMed
  20. de Almeida M, Zheng Y, Nascimento FS, Bishop H, Cama VA, Batra D, Unoarumhi Y, Afghan AK, Shi VY, LeBoit PE, Liu EW, Donovan FM. Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Caused by an Unknown Leishmania Strain, Arizona, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2021 06; 27(6):1714-1717.  View on PubMed

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