Dr. Rebecca Dunn Folkerth MD Pathologist

Dr. Rebecca Folkerth is a pathologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. She is one of 116 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Pathology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: Cytopathology

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1988 - 1990

Tufts Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1985 - 1988

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Anatomic Pathology

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Cytopathology

American Board of Pathology
Certified in Neuropathology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Exome sequencing identifies a novel SMCHD1 mutation in facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy 2.
Mitsuhashi, S.,Boyden, S. E.,Estrella, E. A.,Jones, T. I.,Rahimov, F.,Yu, T. W.,Darras, B. T.,Amato, A. A.,Folkerth, R. D.,Jones, P. L.,Kunkel, L. M.,Kang, P. B.

Focal cortical dysplasia IIb presenting as slowly progressive aphasia mimicking a brain tumor.
Forgacs, P. B.,Sarkis, R.,Folkerth, R.,Golby, A.,Hsu, L.,Bubrick, E. J.,Dworetzky, B. A.

Developmental Expression of N-Methyl-D-Aspartate (NMDA) Receptor Subunits in Human White and Gray Matter: Potential Mechanism of Increased Vulnerability in the Immature Brain.
Jantzie, L. L.,Talos, D. M.,Jackson, M. C.,Park, H. K.,Graham, D. A.,Lechpammer, M.,Folkerth, R. D.,Volpe, J. J.,Jensen, F. E.

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