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Christopher Elco Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Expertise/Certifications:  Dermatopathology, Hematopathology, Surgical pathology
Office number: 444-5152
(Lab Customer Service:   401-793-4242)

Dr. Elco is Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Dermatology, at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University.  He received his B.S. in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry from Yale University in New Haven CT, and his M.D. and Ph.D. in Molecular Virology from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland OH. He is board-certified in anatomic pathology, dermatopathology and hematopathology, and studies prognostic markers in cutaneous T cell lymphomas utilizing next generation sequencing, and the effects of Toll-Like Receptors on tumor pathogenesis in melanoma and other cancers.  His work has been funded by the NIH and private foundations.

Prior academic appointments:
Dermatopathology Fellow, Harvard University
Hematopathology Fellow, Harvard University
Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Pathology and Dermatology, Harvard University

Brown Affiliations

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