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Hongmei Li, MD, PhD, FCAP


Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Dermatopathology


Cardiology, Dermatopathology, Vascular Research


DermDX New England, a Sonic Healthcare Dermatopathology Practice is privileged to include Hongmei Li, M.D., Ph.D., F.C.A.P., as a member of our medical staff. Dr. Li has an impressive academic background with extensive professional experience.

Dr. Li received her medical degree from Harbin Medical University in China. Subsequently, she served a cardiology fellowship before relocating to the United States, where she obtained her Ph.D. from the Tufts University School of Nutrition in Boston, Massachusetts.

Dr. Li has since held a series of key positions at hospitals and laboratories in Massachusetts. Upon completing her academic training, she served as laboratory director and dermatopathologist for Northeast Dermatology Associates in Andover. She was also managing director and dermatopathologist for AmeriPath New England in Boston. She has worked as a staff pathologist and medical director of DermDX New England since 2006.

Dr. Li is a fellow of the American Society of Dermatopathology and the College of American Pathologists, in addition to being a member of the Massachusetts Society of Pathologists and the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists. She holds full medical licensure in eight states, including Florida, Massachusetts, New York, and Pennsylvania. She is board certified in dermatopathology and anatomic and clinical pathology by the American Board of Pathology.


Harbin Medical University (MD), Harbin, China
Tufts University, School of Nutrition (PhD), Boston, MA 

Postgraduate Training

Dermatopathology Fellowship, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Cardiology Fellowship, Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
Vascular Research Fellowship, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Professional Memberships

American Society of Dermatopathology, Fellow
College of American Pathologists, Fellow
Massachusetts Society of Pathologists
United States and Canadian Academy of Pathologists