Theonia K. Boyd, M.D.
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Boyd received her B.A. from Johns Hopkins University in 1984, and her M.D. from the University of Utah School of Medicine in 1988. She completed her Pathology residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in 1992. In 1995, following her Pediatric and Perinatal Pathology fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, she joined the faculty of Tufts University School of Medicine through Baystate Medical Center. She joined the faculty of Harvard Medical School in 2004, where she is currently an Associate Professor of Pathology, Director of Anatomic Pathology at Boston Children’s Hospital, and a Women’s and Perinatal Division pathologist in the Department of Pathology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She has published numerous peer reviewed manuscripts and many chapters on perinatal and placental pathology. She is co-author and co-editor of the textbook Diagnostic Gynecologic and Obstetric Pathology (Elsevier, 2nd edition, 2017) and co-author/co-editor of two books on placental pathology scheduled for publication in 2018. Dr. Boyd has a longstanding interest in placental pathology correlation with unexpected untoward fetal and neonatal outcomes. Dr. Boyd has given numerous placental and perinatal courses through Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Medical Education, the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology.