Summary: A medical specialty concerned with the skin, its structure, functions, diseases, and treatment.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Frequency of oral conditions in a dermatology clinic
    V A Ramirez-Amador
    Department of Health Care, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Consejo Nacional para la prevencion y control del SIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    Int J Dermatol 39:501-5. 2000
  2. ncbi Even patients with changing moles face long dermatology appointment wait-times: a study of simulated patient calls to dermatologists
    Matthew W Tsang
    University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, 94143 0316, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:54-8. 2006
  3. ncbi Teledermatology's impact on time to intervention among referrals to a dermatology consult service
    John D Whited
    Institute for Clinical and Epidemiologic Research, VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 8:313-21. 2002
  4. ncbi The US dermatology workforce: a specialty remains in shortage
    Alexa Boer Kimball
    Department of Dermatology, Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:741-5. 2008
  5. ncbi Plasma medicine: possible applications in dermatology
    Julia Heinlin
    Department of Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:968-76. 2010
  6. ncbi Guidelines of care for atopic dermatitis, developed in accordance with the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)/American Academy of Dermatology Association "Administrative Regulations for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines"
    Jon M Hanifin
    American Academy of Dermatology, PO Box 4014, Schaumburg, IL 60168 4014, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:391-404. 2004
  7. ncbi Nanoparticles in dermatology
    Dimitrios Papakostas
    Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Arch Dermatol Res 303:533-50. 2011
  8. ncbi How well are randomized controlled trials reported in the dermatology literature?
    K Adetugbo
    Cochrane Skin Group, Dermato Epidemiology Unit, Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, England
    Arch Dermatol 136:381-5. 2000
  9. ncbi Management of psoriatic arthritis: the therapeutic interface between rheumatology and dermatology
    Philip Mease
    Seattle Rheumatology Associates, Division of Rheumatology Research, Swedish Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1101 Madison Street, Suite 1000, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 8:348-54. 2006
  10. ncbi Integrating modern dermatology and Ayurveda in the treatment of vitiligo and lymphedema in India
    Saravu R Narahari
    Department of Integrative Dermatology, Institute of Applied Dermatology, Kasaragod, India
    Int J Dermatol 50:310-34. 2011

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  1. ncbi Frequency of oral conditions in a dermatology clinic
    V A Ramirez-Amador
    Department of Health Care, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Consejo Nacional para la prevencion y control del SIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    Int J Dermatol 39:501-5. 2000
    ..Oral mucosal manifestations may be the initial feature, the most florid clinical feature, or the only sign of mucocutaneous diseases...
  2. ncbi Even patients with changing moles face long dermatology appointment wait-times: a study of simulated patient calls to dermatologists
    Matthew W Tsang
    University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, 94143 0316, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 55:54-8. 2006
    Previous studies have shown long wait-times for general dermatology patients seeking routine appointments...
  3. ncbi Teledermatology's impact on time to intervention among referrals to a dermatology consult service
    John D Whited
    Institute for Clinical and Epidemiologic Research, VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 8:313-21. 2002
    ..Patients being referred to the dermatology consult service from the primary care clinics at the Durham VA Medical Center were randomized to either a ..
  4. ncbi The US dermatology workforce: a specialty remains in shortage
    Alexa Boer Kimball
    Department of Dermatology, Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 59:741-5. 2008
    ..In response to the demand, there has also been a substantial influx of nonphysician clinicians into dermatology offices.
  5. ncbi Plasma medicine: possible applications in dermatology
    Julia Heinlin
    Department of Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:968-76. 2010
    ..In dermatology, new horizons are being opened for wound healing, tissue regeneration, therapy of skin infections, and probably ..
  6. ncbi Guidelines of care for atopic dermatitis, developed in accordance with the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)/American Academy of Dermatology Association "Administrative Regulations for Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines"
    Jon M Hanifin
    American Academy of Dermatology, PO Box 4014, Schaumburg, IL 60168 4014, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:391-404. 2004
  7. ncbi Nanoparticles in dermatology
    Dimitrios Papakostas
    Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science, Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
    Arch Dermatol Res 303:533-50. 2011
    ..This review aims to give an overview of the most investigated applications of transcutaneously applied particle-based formulations in the fields of cosmetics and dermatology.
  8. ncbi How well are randomized controlled trials reported in the dermatology literature?
    K Adetugbo
    Cochrane Skin Group, Dermato Epidemiology Unit, Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham, England
    Arch Dermatol 136:381-5. 2000
    To assess the methodological quality of the design and reporting of randomized controlled trials published in one major dermatology specialty journal.
  9. ncbi Management of psoriatic arthritis: the therapeutic interface between rheumatology and dermatology
    Philip Mease
    Seattle Rheumatology Associates, Division of Rheumatology Research, Swedish Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1101 Madison Street, Suite 1000, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Curr Rheumatol Rep 8:348-54. 2006
  10. ncbi Integrating modern dermatology and Ayurveda in the treatment of vitiligo and lymphedema in India
    Saravu R Narahari
    Department of Integrative Dermatology, Institute of Applied Dermatology, Kasaragod, India
    Int J Dermatol 50:310-34. 2011
  11. ncbi Optical coherence tomography in dermatology: technical and clinical aspects
    Thilo Gambichler
    Department of Dermatology, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Arch Dermatol Res 303:457-73. 2011
    ..The present comprehensive review describes and illustrates technical aspects and clinical applications of OCT methods in dermatology.
  12. ncbi Randomized comparison of virtual microscopy and traditional glass microscopy in diagnostic accuracy among dermatology and pathology residents
    Laine H Koch
    Department of Dermatology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23517, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:662-7. 2009
    ..It is also being used in resident education, in-training examinations (dermatology), and certification examinations (pathology)...
  13. ncbi CONSORT adoption and quality of reporting of randomized controlled trials: a systematic analysis in two dermatology journals
    F Alvarez
    Paul Sabatier University and Department of Dermatology, Purpan Hospital, 31059 Toulouse, France
    Br J Dermatol 161:1159-65. 2009
    ..CONSORT (Consolidated Standards for Reporting Trials) guidelines were constructed to ensure optimal reporting quality of randomized controlled trials (RCTs)...
  14. pmc Estimating preferences for a dermatology consultation using Best-Worst Scaling: comparison of various methods of analysis
    Terry N Flynn
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 8:76. 2008
    ..However, there are no empirical studies illustrating the relative advantages of the various methods of analysis within a random utility framework...
  15. ncbi Who else is providing care in dermatology practices? Trends in the use of nonphysician clinicians
    Jack S Resneck
    Department of Dermatology, and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0316, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:211-6. 2008
    The US dermatology workforce, which is affected by a physician shortage, has reportedly seen a rapid and substantial influx of physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs)...
  16. ncbi Too few or too many dermatologists? Difficulties in assessing optimal workforce size
    J Resneck
    Department of Dermatology, University of California at San Francisco, CA 94114, USA
    Arch Dermatol 137:1295-301. 2001
    Discussions of the dermatology workforce have been dominated in the last 3 decades by concerns of an impending surplus...
  17. ncbi Clinical applicability of in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy in dermatology
    M Ulrich
    Department of Dermatology, Charité Medical University, Berlin, Germany
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:171-8. 2012
    ..Furthermore, RCM allows monitoring of a skin lesion over time without tissue alteration and thus represents a valuable method for treatment monitoring...
  18. ncbi Evidence-based veterinary dermatology: a systematic review of the pharmacotherapy of canine atopic dermatitis
    T Olivry
    Department of Clinical Sciences, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
    Vet Dermatol 14:121-46. 2003
    ..Finally, there is fair evidence against recommending the use of oral arofylline, leukotriene synthesis inhibitors and cysteinyl leukotriene receptor antagonists...
  19. ncbi Poor reporting of quality of life outcomes in dermatology randomized controlled clinical trials
    Laurence Le Cleach
    Service de Dermatologie, Centre Hospitalier Sud Francilien, Corbeil Essonnes, France
    Dermatology 216:46-55. 2008
    ..Because many dermatological diseases are chronic but not life-threatening, consideration of their impact on health-related quality of life (QOL) seems essential...
  20. pmc Applications of nanotechnology in dermatology
    Lisa A Delouise
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 132:964-75. 2012
    What are nanoparticles and why are they important in dermatology? These questions are addressed by highlighting recent developments in the nanotechnology field that have increased the potential for intentional and unintentional ..
  21. ncbi 'Fish matters': the relevance of fish skin biology to investigative dermatology
    Sebastian Rakers
    LG Aquatic Celltechnology, Fraunhofer Research Institution for Marine Biotechnology, Lubeck, Germany
    Exp Dermatol 19:313-24. 2010
    ..of the fascinating examples that illustrate the multiple potential uses of fish skin models in investigative dermatology. We synthesize the essentials of fish skin biology and highlight selected aspects that are of particular ..
  22. ncbi Statistical significance and clinical relevance: the importance of power in clinical trials in dermatology
    Sachin S Bhardwaj
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 4071, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:1520-3. 2004
    ..Dermatologists should not focus on small P values alone to decide whether a treatment is clinically useful; it is essential to consider the magnitude of treatment differences and the power of the study...
  23. ncbi Regenerative medicine in dermatology: biomaterials, tissue engineering, stem cells, gene transfer and beyond
    Christina Dieckmann
    Translational Centre for Regenerative Medicine, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Exp Dermatol 19:697-706. 2010
    ..Here, we review recent developments in regenerative medicine and their potential relevance for dermatology with a particular emphasis on biomaterials, tissue engineering, skin substitutes and stem cell-based therapies ..
  24. ncbi Chemical peels in aesthetic dermatology: an update 2009
    T C Fischer
    Skin and Laser Center, Potsdam, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:281-92. 2010
    Peelings are among the oldest and most widespread aesthetic procedures used in aesthetic dermatology worldwide. More than 50 commercial peelings are currently available on the European market.
  25. ncbi Number, characteristics, and classification of patients with dermatomyositis seen by dermatology and rheumatology departments at a large tertiary medical center
    Rhonda Q Klein
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:937-43. 2007
    ..The current diagnostic criteria for dermatomyositis (DM) exclude patients without muscle involvement. As a result there is a paucity of research related to the complete spectrum of the disease...
  26. pmc E-learning program for medical students in dermatology
    Cristiana Silveira Silva
    Department of Dermatology, Universidade de Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Clinics (Sao Paulo) 66:619-22. 2011
    ..Dermatological disorders are common in medical practice. In medical school, however, the time devoted to teaching dermatology is usually very limited...
  27. ncbi Stress and psychoneuroimmunologic factors in dermatology
    Mauro Urpe
    Centro Interuniversitario di Dermatologia Biologica e Psicosomatica, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    Dermatol Clin 23:609-17. 2005
  28. ncbi New and emerging treatments in dermatology: acne
    A Katsambas
    Department of Dermatology, A Sygros Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    Dermatol Ther 21:86-95. 2008
  29. ncbi In vivo confocal scanning laser microscopy in dermatology
    Anca L Branzan
    Department of Dermatology, Regensburg University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    Lasers Med Sci 22:73-82. 2007
    ..This review article looks at some of the most important applications of this new technology, highlighting its qualities and limitations...
  30. ncbi The reporting of observational research studies in dermatology journals: a literature-based study
    Sinead Langan
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, C Floor, South Block, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG 2UH, England
    Arch Dermatol 146:534-41. 2010
    To assess the quality of reporting in observational studies in dermatology.
  31. ncbi Using the internet to assess and teach medical students in dermatology
    Chih ho Hong
    Division of Dermatology, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Cutan Med Surg 6:315-9. 2002
    We wish to develop and evaluate a user-friendly online interactive teaching and examination model as an adjunct to traditional bedside teaching of medical students during a clinical rotation in dermatology.
  32. ncbi Medical Student Core Curriculum in Dermatology Survey
    Patrick E McCleskey
    Department of Dermatology, David Grant Medical Center, Fairfield, CA, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:30-35.e4. 2009
    Few published articles focus on undergraduate dermatology education.
  33. ncbi Audit of dermatological content of U.K. undergraduate curricula
    E Davies
    Dermatology Department, Churchill Hospital, Old Road, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LJ, UK
    Br J Dermatol 160:999-1005. 2009
    Recommendations for the dermatology content (learning outcomes) of the core undergraduate curriculum were sent to all U.K. medical schools in June 2006.
  34. ncbi Pattern of admissions to a tertiary dermatology unit in South Africa
    Sue Jessop
    Department of Dermatology, Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Dermatol 41:568-70. 2002
    ..In the developing world there is a conflict between the inadequacy of home and community facilities and the need to limit expenditure...
  35. ncbi Esthetic and cosmetic dermatology
    Uwe Wollina
    Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany
    Dermatol Ther 21:118-30. 2008
    The field of esthetic and cosmetic dermatology has gained remarkable interest all over the world...
  36. ncbi Extent and impact of industry sponsorship conflicts of interest in dermatology research
    Clifford S Perlis
    Department of Dermatology, Rhode Island Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:967-71. 2005
    ..Despite this evolving discussion in the general medical literature, little is known about the extent or role of financial conflicts of interest in dermatology research.
  37. ncbi First report of multiresistant, mecA-positive Staphylococcus intermedius in Europe: 12 cases from a veterinary dermatology referral clinic in Germany
    Anette Loeffler
    Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hawkshead Lane, North Mymms, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL9 7TA, UK
    Vet Dermatol 18:412-21. 2007
    ..The 12 isolates represented 23% of all S. intermedius submissions from one veterinary dermatology referral clinic in northern Germany to veterinary diagnostic laboratories during an 18-month period and ..
  38. ncbi Ex vivo histological characterization of a novel ablative fractional resurfacing device
    Basil M Hantash
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 39:87-95. 2007
    ..We introduce a novel CO(2) laser device that utilizes ablative fractional resurfacing for deep dermal tissue removal and characterize the resultant thermal effects in skin...
  39. ncbi Antibacterial photodynamic therapy in dermatology
    Tim Maisch
    Department of Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Photochem Photobiol Sci 3:907-17. 2004
    ..Possible initial targets of antimicrobial PDT applications include periodontal diseases, impetigo, atopic dermatitis, acne vulgaris, infected wounds, and superinfected posriatic plaques...
  40. ncbi Photoprotective effect of isoflavone genistein on ultraviolet B-induced pyrimidine dimer formation and PCNA expression in human reconstituted skin and its implications in dermatology and prevention of cutaneous carcinogenesis
    Julian O Moore
    Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Carcinogenesis 27:1627-35. 2006
    ..The implications of our findings serve as compelling validation to our conclusions that genistein may serve as a potent chemopreventive agent against photocarcinogenesis...
  41. ncbi High levels of fusidic acid-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in dermatology patients
    M Shah
    Department of Dermatology, Dewsbury and District Hospital, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 4HS, UK
    Br J Dermatol 148:1018-20. 2003
    ..Antibiotic resistance is a significant problem both in hospitals and the community. Topical antibiotics are widely used for dermatological problems and this may be leading to the emergence of resistant bacteria...
  42. ncbi Maturity of teledermatology evaluation research: a systematic literature review
    N Eminovic
    Department of Medical Informatics, Academic Medical Centre, Meibergdreef 15, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Dermatol 156:412-9. 2007
    ..There is a growing interest in teledermatology in today's clinical practice, but the maturity of the evaluation research of this technology is still unclear...
  43. ncbi Assessing the assessments: U.K. dermatology trainees' views of the workplace assessment tools
    S N Cohen
    Department of Dermatology, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen s Medical Centre, Derby Road, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Br J Dermatol 161:34-9. 2009 and multisource feedback (MSF, formerly known as 360 degrees appraisal), are now mandatory during dermatology specialist training in the U.K...
  44. ncbi The nature of clinical evidence: floating currencies rather than gold standards
    Jonathan Rees
    J Invest Dermatol 127:499-500. 2007
  45. ncbi Comorbidities in dermatology
    Marlies Wakkee
    Department of Dermatology, Erasmus Medical Centre, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Dermatol Clin 27:137-47, vi. 2009
    Recently, comorbidities have been rediscovered in dermatology. Although numerous associations between skin diseases and other conditions have been reported, only a few are well documented...
  46. ncbi Mycophenolate mofetil in dermatology
    Alissa K Orvis
    University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:183-99; quiz 200-2. 2009
    ..These attributes may make it a preferable treatment option. Its use in the field of dermatology is currently limited by a lack of randomized controlled trials, potential unknown side effects, and cost of ..
  47. ncbi Teledermatology for diagnosis and management of skin conditions: a systematic review
    Erin M Warshaw
    Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:759-72. 2011
    ..We performed a systematic review of the literature addressing teledermatology: (1) diagnostic accuracy/concordance; (2) management accuracy/concordance; (3) clinical outcomes; and (4) costs...
  48. ncbi Effectiveness of a modified tutorless problem-based learning method in dermatology - a pilot study
    F Kaliyadan
    Department of Dermatology Internal medicine, College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Al Hasa, Saudi Arabia
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 26:111-3. 2012
    ..Our study aimed to compare conventional PBL in dermatology with a modified tutorless PBL in which pre-listed cues and the use of digital media help direct the learning ..
  49. ncbi Applications of nanomedicine in dermatology: use of nanoparticles in various therapies and imaging
    William Abramovits
    Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Cosmet Dermatol 9:154-9. 2010
    ..Nanodermatology concentrates on the use of nanomaterials (sized less than 1000 nm) on the skin. This article gives basic descriptions of various nanomaterials currently used in dermatology.
  50. ncbi Blinded vs. unblinded peer review of manuscripts submitted to a dermatology journal: a randomized multi-rater study
    M Alam
    Department of Dermatology Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Br J Dermatol 165:563-7. 2011
    ..One concern has been that manuscript reviews in which the reviewer is unblinded (e.g. knows author identity) may be biased, with an increased likelihood that the evaluation will not be strictly on scientific merits...
  51. ncbi Advancement of women in dermatology
    Dedee F Murrell
    Department of Dermatology, St George Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Dermatol 50:593-600. 2011
    ..Women leaders within the International League of Dermatology Societies (ILDS) have influenced WHO directives to assign higher priorities to areas of women's health...
  52. ncbi Photodynamic therapy in dermatology--an update 2008
    Annette Klein
    Clinic and Polyclinic for Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:839-45, 839-46. 2008
    ..This article provides up-to-date information about PDT with focus on recently published studies...
  53. ncbi The dermatology work force: a focus on urban versus rural wait times
    Elizabeth Uhlenhake
    Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:17-22. 2009
    ..of dermatologists with an average wait time of 36 days in the United States and 40 days in Ohio for a routine dermatology visit...
  54. pmc The UK clinical research network--has it been a success for dermatology clinical trials?
    Kim S Thomas
    Centre of Evidence Based Dermatology, University of Nottingham, King s Meadow Campus, Lenton Lane, Nottingham NG7 2NR, UK
    Trials 12:153. 2011
    ..The role of the CLRN was to facilitate recruitment into clinical trials, and to encourage greater engagement in research throughout the National Health Service (NHS)...
  55. ncbi Fractional lasers in dermatology--current status and recommendations
    Apratim Goel
    Cutis Laser Aesthetic Skin Solutions, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 77:369-79. 2011
    ..The technique is easy, safe to use and has been used effectively for several clinical and cosmetic indications in Indian skin...
  56. ncbi DNA microarrays in dermatology and skin biology
    Miroslav Blumenberg
    Department of Dermatology, Cancer Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    OMICS 10:243-60. 2006
    ..All these exciting facets of skin have been explored using DNA microarrays. Researchers in skin biology and dermatology were among the first to implement this technology and we expect that they will continue to generate exciting ..
  57. ncbi Prevalence of rheumatologist-diagnosed psoriatic arthritis in patients with psoriasis in European/North American dermatology clinics
    Philip J Mease
    Swedish Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:729-35. 2013
    ..Prompt identification and treatment of psoriatic arthritis (PsA) in patients with psoriasis is critical to reducing the risk of joint damage, disability, and comorbidities...
  58. ncbi In vivo reflectance-mode confocal scanning laser microscopy in dermatology
    Salvador Gonzalez
    Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Adv Dermatol 20:371-87. 2004
    ..Much like early X-ray and ultrasound imaging, RCM is in its infancy. It is only a matter of time and continued persistent research that will lead to similar success and utility for RCM...
  59. ncbi Generational differences in practice patterns of dermatologists in the United States: implications for workforce planning
    Christine C Jacobson
    Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, Calif, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:1477-82. 2004
    ..To examine the effect of age and other demographic factors on dermatologists' practice characteristics...
  60. ncbi Critical review of generic and dermatology-specific health-related quality of life instruments
    Hilde Both
    Department of Dermatology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2726-39. 2007
    ..and new psychometric techniques, there is no consensus as to which HRQOL instruments are to be preferred in dermatology. The objective of this review is to evaluate the generic HRQOL measures (i.e...
  61. ncbi Ineffectiveness of sun awareness posters in dermatology clinics
    G W Jung
    Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Sciences, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:697-703. 2010
    ..Although sun awareness posters have been used in doctors' offices and clinics for decades to promote sun protective behaviour, there is no evidence of their usefulness...
  62. ncbi MRSA in dermatology - Prospective epidemiological study in employees and patients of a dermatological department of a university hospital
    Stefanie Reich-Schupke
    Department of Dermatology, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:607-13. 2010
    In recent years, the prevalence of MRSA has increased worldwide. There is a lack of systematic epidemiological studies evaluating the prevalence of MRSA in dermatology in Germany.
  63. ncbi Usefulness of the script concordance test in dermatology
    A C Bursztejn
    Dermatology Department, Fournier Hospital, CHU Nancy, Nancy, France
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 25:1471-5. 2011
    The script concordance test (SCT) measures clinical data interpretation in the context of uncertainty. To our knowledge, its feasibility has not yet been demonstrated in dermatology.
  64. ncbi A public health approach for leprosy detection based on a very short term-training of primary health care workers in basic dermatology
    O Faye
    CNAM Ex Institut Marchoux, BP 251, Bamako, Mali
    Lepr Rev 78:11-6. 2007
    ..This study will evaluate the impact of this training on the detection of leprosy at primary health care level...
  65. ncbi Dermatology education and the Internet: traditional and cutting-edge resources
    Anne H Hanson
    Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:836-42. 2011
  66. ncbi Self-learning digital modules in dermatology: a pilot study
    F Kaliyadan
    Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, India
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 24:655-60. 2010
    Dermatological diseases are one of the most common problems in outpatient departments. Dermatology teaching unfortunately is facing two major issues: (i) a shortage of trained faculty and (ii) inadequate teaching time...
  67. ncbi The Cochrane Skin Group. Preparing, maintaining, and disseminating systematic reviews of clinical interventions in dermatology
    H Williams
    Dermato Epidemiology Unit, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham, England
    Arch Dermatol 134:1620-6. 1998
    ..The Cochrane Skin Group aims to become the best source of unbiased external evidence for summarizing the effects of dermatological care...
  68. ncbi Clinical trials and statistical analyses: what should dermatologists look for in a report?
    Mohamed Alosh
    Division of Biometrics III, Office of Biostatistics, Office of Translational Sciences, CDER, FDA, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Dermatol Ther 22:199-203. 2009
    ..However, this article will point out issues to keep in mind when evaluating multiple studies, such as variations in design and study populations...
  69. ncbi In vivo reflectance-mode confocal microscopy in clinical dermatology and cosmetology
    S Gonzalez
    Dermatology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Int J Cosmet Sci 30:1-17. 2008
    ..of benign and malignant lesions, showing great potential for applications in basic skin research and clinical dermatology. RCM also reveals dynamic changes in the skin over time and in response to specific stimuli, like ultraviolet ..
  70. ncbi Cannabinoid system in the skin - a possible target for future therapies in dermatology
    Piotr Kupczyk
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
    Exp Dermatol 18:669-79. 2009
    ..In our review, we summarized the current knowledge about the significant role of the cannabinoid system in the cutaneous physiology and pathology, pointing out possible future therapeutic targets...
  71. ncbi Psychosomatic dermatology (psychodermatology)
    Wolfgang Harth
    Department of Dermatology and Phlebology, Vivantes Clinic, Berlin Friedrichshain Academic Hospital of the Charité University Medicine Berlin, Landsberger Allee 49, D 10249 Berlin, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 6:67-76. 2008
  72. ncbi Short wait times for patients seeking cosmetic botulinum toxin appointments with dermatologists
    Jack S Resneck
    Department of Dermatology and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California 94143 0316, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:985-9. 2007
    Wait times for both routine and urgent dermatology appointments typically exceed 3 to 4 weeks...
  73. ncbi A bibliometric study of dermatology in central Europe 1991-2002
    Gregor B E Jemec
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Roskilde Hospital, Roskilde, Denmark
    Int J Dermatol 45:922-6. 2006
    ..Central Europe has a long tradition of dermatological research which has been negatively impacted by general political developments for a long period. This study was undertaken in order to describe the progress made in recent years...
  74. ncbi Antihistamines in dermatology
    Malcolm W Greaves
    National Skin Centre, Singapore, Singapore
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 18:220-9. 2005
    Along with antibiotics, antihistamines are the most widely used systemic drugs in dermatology. This is attributable to the major role played by histamine in common diseases such as urticaria and atopic eczema...
  75. ncbi A gender gap in the dermatology literature? Cross-sectional analysis of manuscript authorship trends in dermatology journals during 3 decades
    Jamison D Feramisco
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:63-9. 2009
    Despite a dramatic influx of female dermatologists during the last 30 years, women in academic dermatology departments remain relatively clustered in junior faculty positions...
  76. ncbi The Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Disease Activity and Severity Index: expansion for rheumatology and dermatology
    M S Krathen
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:338-44. 2008
    ..To evaluate the validity of the Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Disease Area and Severity Index (CLASI) for use by rheumatologists via reliability testing, and to extend the validation for dermatologists...
  77. ncbi Hypnosis in dermatology
    P D Shenefelt
    Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
    Arch Dermatol 136:393-9. 2000
    ..Hypnosis is an alternative or complementary therapy that has been used since ancient times to treat medical and dermatologic problems...
  78. ncbi Patient satisfaction with teledermatology is related to perceived quality of life
    T L Williams
    School of Primary Care, University of Manchester, Rusholme Health Centre, UK
    Br J Dermatol 145:911-7. 2001
    ..One hundred and twenty-three adult patients, non-urgent dermatology referrals from primary care, completed the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) and a 15-item patient ..
  79. ncbi How to protect medical professionals from unrealistic expectations of clients in corrective dermatology?
    Mirna Situm
    University Department of Dermatovenereology, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 49:509-13. 2010
    ..Corrective dermatology is one of the fields dealing with such clients...
  80. ncbi [Introduction to clinical research in dermatology: the link between clinical practice and research]
    I Garcia-Doval
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Complexo Hospitalario de Pontevedra, Pontevedra, Espana
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 100:749-55. 2009
    ..When we have an appropriate question,the next step will be to write our protocol with the assistance of someone trained in clinical research methodology...
  81. ncbi Clinical research in dermatology: 10 steps to getting started
    Polly A Carson
    Department of Dermatology and Skin Surgery, Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Dermatol Ther 19:377-82. 2006
    ..In this short review, the present authors discuss the 10 most important steps required in initiating a clinical trial. This information is applicable not only to wound healing studies, but also to other investigational trials...
  82. ncbi Dermatology referrals in an East Asian tertiary hospital: a need for inpatient medical dermatology
    L K Tay
    Department of Dermatology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore City, Singapore
    Clin Exp Dermatol 36:129-34. 2011
    ..Within hospitals, there is a need for dermatological expertise, as hospitalized patients have a wider spectrum of severe and serious dermatological conditions, associated with significant morbidity...
  83. ncbi Dermatology: obtaining a patient consent in clinical trials
    Bridgit Dimond
    University of Glamorgan
    Br J Nurs 15:500-1. 2006
    ..It must be made clear to the patient that a refusal to participate in a research project should have no adverse effect on their ongoing care and treatment...
  84. ncbi Prospective randomised comparison of traditional, personal bedside and problem-oriented practical dermatology courses
    F R Ochsendorf
    Center of Dermatology and Venerology, University Hospital of the J W Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7 60590 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Med Educ 38:652-8. 2004
    ..This paper reports a prospective, randomised study comparing a problem-oriented practical (POP) course based on paper cases to a personal bedside teaching (PBT) practical course and a standard practical course...
  85. ncbi Epidemiology and outcomes of dermatology in-patient consultations in a Midwestern U.S. university hospital
    Manuel Davila
    Private Practice of Dermatology, Pasedena, Texas, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:12. 2010
    ..Previous studies on this subject have indicated a knowledge deficit of primary care providers with regard to common dermatoses, prompting a need for more effective teaching mechanisms in this area...
  86. ncbi The dermatology dispensing debate
    Z D Draelos
    Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, NC, USA
    Skin Therapy Lett 12:1-3. 2007
    ..With the increasing number of physician-dispensed lines available for sale, combined with mounting medical financial issues, the ongoing debate surrounding in-office dispensing will continue...
  87. ncbi Comparative diagnostic accuracy in virtual dermatopathology
    Ellen Mooney
    Laekning, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Skin Res Technol 17:251-5. 2011
    ..There are, however, relatively few studies comparing the diagnostic accuracy and acceptability of virtual slides compared to traditional glass slides...
  88. ncbi Plasma applications in medicine with a special focus on dermatology
    J Heinlin
    Department of Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 25:1-11. 2011
    ..Particularly in dermatology, plasma applications hold big potential, for example, in wound healing, such as efficient disinfection or ..
  89. ncbi Validation of the Dermatology Life Quality Index as an outcome measure for urticaria-related quality of life
    Richard D Lennox
    Psychometric Technologies Inc, Hillsborough, North Carolina 27278, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:142-6. 2004
    ..The Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) assesses QOL parameters across several types of dermatologic conditions...
  90. ncbi Legal issues in dermatology: informed consent, complications and medical malpractice
    David J Goldberg
    Skin Laser and Surgery Specialists of NY NJ, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Fordham University School of Law, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 26:2-5. 2007
    Legal considerations can arise in almost any aspect of a dermatology practice. A full textbook on health care law would be required to adequately cover the varied legal issues as they relate to dermatology...
  91. pmc Minimal important difference (MID) of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI): results from patients with chronic idiopathic urticaria
    Richard Shikiar
    MEDTAP International, Inc, Seattle, WA, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:36. 2005
    The Dermatology Quality Life Index (DLQI) has seen widespread use as a health-related quality of life measure for a variety of dermatological diseases...
  92. ncbi Dermatology under siege: public education is the way ahead
    Robin Marks
    University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 49:151-3. 2003
  93. ncbi Sidestream dark field imaging: the evolution of real-time visualization of cutaneous microcirculation and its potential application in dermatology
    Curt M Treu
    Clinical and Experimental Research Laboratory on Vascular Biology BioVasc, Biomedical Center, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Pavilhão Reitor Haroldo Lisboa da Cunha, Rua Sao Francisco Xavier 524, Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Arch Dermatol Res 303:69-78. 2011
    ..New applications of SDF technique could include skin microcirculatory evaluation and allow dermatological studies on psoriasis, skin tumors and leprosy...
  94. ncbi Assessment in undergraduate dermatology
    S M Burge
    The Churchill Hospital, Oxford and Clinical Studies, University of Oxford, UK
    Clin Exp Dermatol 29:441-6. 2004
    ..and some specific techniques that might be appropriate for testing learning outcomes in undergraduate dermatology, either in the context of a clinical placement or in an integrated assessment involving a number of specialties ..
  95. ncbi A history of Japanese dermatology: past, present and future
    Takeji Nishikawa
    Department of Dermatology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Dermatol 33:741-4. 2006
    On the occasion of the 14th Korea-Japan joint meeting of dermatology, the founding of the Japanese Dermatological Association, its activities and relationship to neighboring societies were presented to let both Korean and Japanese ..
  96. pmc What are the learning outcomes of a short postgraduate training course in dermatology for primary care doctors?
    T P Lam
    Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    BMC Med Educ 11:20. 2011
    ..This study examined the learning outcomes of a short postgraduate course in dermatology for primary care doctors.
  97. ncbi Skin mesenchymal stem cells: prospects for clinical dermatology
    Klaus Sellheyer
    Department of Dermatology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:859-65. 2010
    ..In line with the cancer stem cell hypothesis, the potential contributions to dermatopathology include a conceptual understanding of mesenchymal skin-based neoplasms as evolving from a genetically altered dermal stem cell clone...
  98. ncbi Evidence-based medicine in a nutshell. A guide to finding and using the best evidence in caring for patients
    M Bigby
    Department of Dermatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Mass, USA
    Arch Dermatol 134:1609-18. 1998
    ..Guidelines to critically appraise and apply evidence are available. The clinical question, best evidence, and its critical appraisal should be saved in a format that can be easily retrieved for future use...
  99. ncbi Dry skin in dermatology: a complex physiopathology
    A Pons-Guiraud
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital St Louis, Paris, France
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:1-4. 2007
  100. ncbi Guidelines on the use of high-dose intravenous immunoglobulin in dermatology
    Alexander Enk
    Eur J Dermatol 19:90-8. 2009
    The treatment recommendations presented for the use of IVIg in dermatology highlight the high status of IVIg therapy in numerous defined dermatological autoimmune diseases and in toxic epidermal necrolysis...
  101. ncbi Evaluation of educational methods in dermatology and confidence levels: a national survey of UK medical students
    Yi Zhen Chiang
    Department of Medicine, Salford Royal National Health Service Foundation Trust, Manchester, UK
    Int J Dermatol 50:198-202. 2011
    The high prevalence of skin conditions makes dermatology education an essential part of the undergraduate medical curriculum...

Research Grants73

    Huachen Wei; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Successful completion of the proposed studies will contribute to development of this soybean isoflavone as a preventive and/or therapeutic agent against human skin cancer and photodamage. ..
  2. Nanopolymersomes for Transcutaneous Co-Delivery of Vaccine Antigens and Adjuvants
    PAUL CAMILLE TUMEH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..leadership qualities for lab management;effective publication strategies;and maintenance of clinical dermatology expertise...
  3. Autoimmunity Center of Excellence (ACE) at Stanford
    ..both accomplishment and ability to work together with the following fields represented: Adult Rheumatology, Dermatology, Pulmonary Medicine, and Pediatric Rheumatology...
  4. Targeting p53-Dependent Repigmentation in Vitiligo
    TAMARA G TERZIAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology (CRMSB) at UCD and Professor of Dermatology. His research focuses on the generation of mouse models of inherited skin disorders and the development of stem ..
  5. Regulation of PTHrP in Squamous Cell Carcinoma by the EGF Receptor
    GWENDOLEN LORCH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. Gwendolen Lorch is board-certified by The American College of Veterinary Dermatology (2001). Dr. Lorch is currently a NRSA postdoctoral fellow and Ph.D...
  6. Biologic Activities of IL-36 Cytokines in Psoriasis
    Andrew Johnston; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I subsequently joined Dr. J.T. Elder's team in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Michigan, and after 18 months'post-doctoral mentoring as a National Psoriasis ..
  7. Functional Genomics Approach to the Role of the JAK/STAT and MAPK Pathway in CBD
    Li Li; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..She subsequently received postdoctoral training in the Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado Denver (UCD)...
  8. A Systems Biology Approach for Pediatric and Adult Autoimmune Diseases
    MARIA VIRGINIA PASCUAL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These talented individuals have been enlisted from diverse programs with subspecialties in dermatology, rheumatology, neurology, pediatrics, and human immunology...
  9. Immunomodulation in melanoma therapy
    NOAH A CRAFT; Fiscal Year: 2012 from Microbiology and Immunology, Hematology-Oncology, Surgical-Oncology, Neurosurgery, and Dermatology. Several of these investigators are already involved in clinical trials of melanoma immunotherapies in humans...
  10. The Role of CRACM1 in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    Peter C Chien; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PI has completed a Medical Scientist Training Program leading to a dual M.D.-Ph.D. degree, followed by Dermatology residency in at NYU School of Medicine and is currently a research fellow in the Training Program in ..
  11. Predictive Ability of Gene Expression Signatures In Skin as SSc Biomarkers
    ..These include grand rounds, journal clubs and a broad array of weekly conferences hosted by dermatology, medicine, rheumatology, the NU Center for Genetic Medicine, etc...
  12. Intra-operative confocal imaging to guide Mohs surgery
    Milind Rajadhyaksha; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..In dermatology alone, US healthcare may potentially save $2 billion every year...
  13. Keratinocyte regulation of skin immunity
    Anthony A Gaspari; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Contact dermatitis is a significant problem for veterans as well, representing a common cause for visits to Dermatology clinics in veterans...
  14. Hampton University Skin of Color Research Institute Skin of Color Symposium 2011:
    Meena Katdare; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..It will feature a multidisciplinary program of speakers providing the latest information in medical dermatology, epidemiology, basic research, diagnosis and treatment of conditions that disproportionately impact ethnic ..
  15. Development of a nanosecond pulsed electric field system to treat skin cancer
    RICHARD LEE NUCCITELLI; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..and perhaps scar-free alternative to surgery that could improve the quality of life for tens of thousands of dermatology patients...
  16. Cutaneous wound remodeling by re-differentiating keratinocytes expressing CXCR3 l
    ARTHUR HUEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Green Ph.D (Mayberry Professor of Pathology, Professor of Dermatology, Associate Chairman of Pathology, Northwestern University)...
  17. Applying nanosecond pulse electric fields to treat skin cancer
    RICHARD LEE NUCCITELLI; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a welcome, scar-free alternative to surgery that could improve the quality of life for hundreds of thousands of dermatology patients yearly...
  18. Comparative Effectiveness of Biologics for Psoriasis
    Joel M Gelfand; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..can only be conducted through multi-disciplinary collaborative groups, and such an infrastructure in the dermatology field does not exist in United States...
  19. Chemoprevention of basal cell carcinoma with vitamin D
    Jean Y Tang; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Mary-Margaret Chren, an expert in dermatology outcomes research;and Dr. Charles McCullough, who has expertise in longitudinal data analysis and biostatistics...
  20. Hand-Held Infrared Scanner for Early Detection of Melanoma
    Cila Herman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for the development of software and hardware and the modeling effort, three clinicians with expertise in dermatology will be leading the patient recruitment effort for the patient study, and one expert from the public health ..
  21. Automatic Detection of Critical Dermoscopy Features for Basal Cell Carcinoma
    William V Stoecker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..With over a decade of development using thousands of images from dermatology practices in the United States and Europe, SkinScan at the end of the Phase II research period will have ..
    Robert M Lavker; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Trainees can choose research areas under the mentorship of senior scientists, either in the Department of Dermatology or in other departments (Cell and Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, ..
  23. Short-Term Research Training: Students in Health Professional Schools
    John N Forrest; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and sections will include: anesthesiology, cell biology, cellular and molecular physiology, child study center, dermatology, diagnostic radiology, emergency medicine, epidemiology and public health, genetics, immunobiology, internal ..
  24. Training Program in Systemic Autoimmunity
    George C Tsokos; Fiscal Year: 2012 rheumatology or nephrology, physicians who enter other clinical fellowship programs including neurology and dermatology, physicians who have completed clinical training in a field relevant to systemic autoimmune diseases and PhDs ..
  25. Mechanisms of Altered Skin Re-Epithelialization in Aging
    Laure Rittie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..track junior faculty at my Institution, and have previous pre- and post-doctoral research experience in Dermatology. I have been uniquely trained in clinical research in the field of skin aging and photoaging, and have a ..
  26. The clinical use of Flt3L - an immune adjuvant to potentiate Dendritic Cells
    Niroshana Anandasabapathy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This proposal describes a 5-year training program for the development of an academic career in Investigative Dermatology. The principle investigator has completed a residency in Dermatology from New York University and her MD/PhD ..
  27. Modulated Imaging: A Wide-field Optical Imaging Platform for Clinical Research
    Anthony J Durkin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..enable quantitative insight into disease progression and therapeutic response in areas such as wound healing, dermatology, skin cancer and reconstructive surgery...
  28. Molecular control of normal and neoplastic skin stem cells
    Andrey Sharov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The long-term scientific career goals are to develop into an independent investigator in academic experimental dermatology and achieve a progress in understanding of molecular mechanisms of epithelial stem cell quiescence;investigate ..
  29. eukaryotic expression vectors resistant to transgene silencing
    James Williams; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..John Harmon at Johns Hopkins University and dermatology gene therapy expert Dr Aaron Tabor at Gene Facelift, LLC...
  30. Training in the Molecular Basis of Skin/Mucosa Parthobiology
    Molly F Kulesz-Martin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The Oregon Health &Science University (OHSU) Department of Dermatology proposes continuation of its "Training in the Molecular Basis of Skin Pathobiology" program with objectives to train highly ..
  31. The role of prostaglandin d2 in hair follicle biology
    LUIS ANDRES GARZA; Fiscal Year: 2012 an MSTP trained MD-PhD with 15 years experience in biomedical research and is board certified in dermatology since completion of a residency in 2005...
  32. New Approaches to Tissue Repair
    Vincent Falanga; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Continuing to use a multidisciplinary approach involving surgery, medicine, pathology, dermatology, and hematology, this renewal application emphasizes tissue repair, its biology, and therapeutic opportunities...
  33. Characterization of Homeostatic Regulators Disrupted in Epidermal Neoplasia
    CAROLYN S LEE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and productive laboratory that makes meaningful contributions to epithelial biology as well as academic dermatology while actively encouraging students and fellows to pursue their own careers in science...
  34. A Novel Class of Therapeutic Agents for the Treatment of Skin Diseases Associated
    Joel S Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Prof. Richard D. Granstein, Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and Dr...
  35. IEX-1 in bridge of innate to adaptive immune responses to memory T cells
    Mei X Wu; Fiscal Year: 2010 assistant professor at HMS and an independent scientist at Wellman Center of Photomedicine/the Department of Dermatology at the Massachusetts General Hospital...
  36. Oral Mucosal Immunity in Vulnerable HIV Infected Populations
    Aaron Weinberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Investigators from Projects 1 and 3 will utilize expertise in immunology and dermatology to design and implement studies that explore the cross-talk between epithelial cells and antigen presenting ..
  37. The Role of the Skin Barrier in Atopic Dermatitis Development and Prevention
    Eric L Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2013 composed of a PhD/MPH epidemiologist specializing in clinical trials in pregnant women, a Professor of Dermatology with over 30 years of clinical and basic science study experience in atopic dermatitis, a Professor and expert ..
  38. Training for Investigative Dermatology
    JOHN EVERETT OLERUD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The Association of Professors of Dermatology (APD) and the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) have recognized that while dermatology is currently ..
  39. The role of microRNA miR-31 in skin biology
    Thomas Andl; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The field of dermatology is riddled with many problems that expect solutions from modern biomedicine...
  40. Elucidating the Role of Akt and Keratins in Autophagy and Tumorigenesis
    Richard C Wang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..1) career mentorship from internationally recognized physicians and scientists who are experts in autophagy, dermatology, and cancer biology, 2) specific guidance in the form of structured reading and courses, which I will apply to ..
  41. Investigation of the Wnt/PCP pathway in human malignant melanoma
    Andy J Chien; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The candidate is an MD-PhD who completed clinical training in dermatology in June 2005 and is now pursuing basic science research with the goal of becoming an independent physician-scientist. The ...
  42. Training Grant in Trauma, Burn and Wound Healing
    Cynthia L Marcelo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Maria Soengas is a member of the Dept of Dermatology and mentor, with Dr. Marcelo, of a trainee who is obtaining his Ph.D. under the auspices of this award. Dr...
  43. SPORE in Skin Cancer
    JOHN MUNN KIRKWOOD; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our highly integrated approach leverages complementary expertise in melanoma, oncology, dermatology, immunology, biostatistics, bioinformatics, machine learning, genomics, proteomics, and biomarker discovery to ..
  44. Molecular Analysis, Modeling and Correction of Skin Diseases
    David A Norris; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This Center includes 49 investigators, 15 from within the Department of Dermatology and 34 from other UCD Departments or from other sites collaborating with UCD...
  45. Poxvirus interface with skin immune system, development of anti-poxvirus drugs
    Liang Deng; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal details a 5-year training program for the development of an academic career in investigative dermatology, poxvirology and immunology...
  46. Amelioration of Vesicant-Induced Skin Injury by High Dose 25-Hydroxyvitamin D
    Kurt Lu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..translational approach presented here that takes advantage of a strong infrastructure in the Departments of Dermatology and Medicine at Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case Medical Center...
    PETER RUDOLPH POLGAR; Fiscal Year: 2012 the Geriatric Service, the Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Core Center (ADCC), the departments of Dermatology, Genetics, Pharmacology, Pathology and the Whitaker Hypertension Institute...
  48. Doppler Optical Frequency Domain Imaging Instrument
    Dai Fukumura; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..will be shared by multiple investigators, including scientists from the Departments of Radiation Oncology and Dermatology at MGH, and will be critical for meeting the aims of ongoing NIH-funded projects of these investigators as well ..
  49. Pathogenetic and prognostic studies for improved therapy of Merkel cell carcinoma
    Paul Nghiem; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr.Nghiem is a co-director of research in Dermatology and of a newly awarded NIH Training Grant in Dermatology...
    Jouni Uitto; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..application requesting support for a NRSA Institutional Research Training Grant (T32), "Training in Molecular Dermatology and Cutaneous Connective Tissue Diseases"...
    David E Levy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Pathology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Medicine, Pediatrics, Urology, Radiation Oncology, Dermatology, Radiology and Microbiology participate as primary mentors in this program, and they are supplemented with a ..
  52. Transcriptional regulation of chromatin modifying complexes by noncoding RNAs
    KEVIN CHUN KAI WANG; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..fibroblast function and positional identity with implications for understanding clinically relevant issues in dermatology such as wound regeneration and site-specific disease manifestations...
    DAVID RINSEY BICKERS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Genetic Mechanisms in Skin Diseases" for continued funding of an established training program in Investigative Dermatology at Columbia University, College of Physicians &Surgeons...
  54. Cancer Prevention/Risk Assessments from DNA Modification Levels
    Nathalie Zeitouni; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An intervention study is proposed in which non-melanoma dermatology patients/healthy volunteer will take the same combination of antioxidants and minerals for 8 weeks that has ..
  55. Integrated analysis of Notch pathway loss-of-function in epithelial tumorigenesis
    RAYMOND JAIHYUN CHO; Fiscal Year: 2013, Ingenuity Systems, before returning to medicine to complete a residency program in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco...
  56. Psoriasis and the risk of diabetes
    Joel M Gelfand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This cohort was derived from the Dermatology Clinical Effectiveness Research Network (DCERN) established by RC1 AR058204...
  57. Elucidating functional properties of memory B cells
    MARY TOMAYKO; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and develop the systems required to address these hypotheses of B cell memory as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Yale...
  58. Montagna Symposium on the Biology of Skin
    Molly F Kulesz-Martin; Fiscal Year: 2013, pharmaceutical research, and foundation research;between trainees and established scientists;and between dermatology faculty and those from other departments/fields...
  59. Population-Based Approach to Skin Cancer Epidemiology
    Abrar A Qureshi; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The mentors for this proposal are experienced investigators in dermatology and epidemiology and are familiar with the NHS cohort...
  60. Augmenting Melanoma Response to B-Raf V600E Targeting
    Roger S Lo; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..2008, focusing on melanoma pathogenesis and targeted therapy with support from the UCLA Department of Medicine/Dermatology and the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center...
  61. cAMP signaling in melanoma pathogenesis: Evidence for multiple microdomains playi
    Jonathan Hale Zippin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..During my training in dermatology, I applied the techniques and skills I have developed to the understanding of hyper proliferative keratinocyte ..
  62. Mechanisms of immune regulation in the skin
    MICHAEL DAVID ROSENBLUM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He recently graduated from a dermatology residency at UCSF where he trained in the Molecular Medicine Physician-Scientist Training Pathway...
  63. Genetic Dissection of Viral Persistence
    DANIEL LEWIS POPKIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I have a clinical background in internal medicine with specialty training in Dermatology. Scientifically, my graduate training has given me an extensive knowledge base in immunology with a focus in ..
  64. Mechanical Stress and the Heat-Treatment of Soft Tissue
    JAY HUMPHREY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Heat is used, e.g., in cardiology, dermatology, gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and urology...
  65. Second International Hidradenitis Suppurativa Research Symposium
    Michelle Barlow; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..World leaders in clinical and research dermatology will present their work and work together to define a current consensus on the clinical and diagnostic features ..
    Lawrence Chan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    The candidate, Lawrence S. Chan, is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Northwestern University Medical School. After graduating form the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1985, Dr...
  67. WAVE DNA Fragment Analysis System
    Jouni Uitto; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Five laboratories of the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology and the Division of Rheumatology/Department of Medicine of the Jefferson Medical School with NIH-funded laboratory projects are requesting funding for a WAVE DNA ..
    Gabriele Richard; Fiscal Year: 2004 and experience in cellular biology to establish a strong, independent research program integrating dermatology, molecular genetics and cutaneous biology to study inherited skin disorders...
  69. Advanced Laser Technology for Fractional Skin Resurfacing and Other Surgical Appl
    RAVINDER JAIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and versatile laser instrument that will have applications in a large range of surgical procedures including dermatology, laryngology, otology, and ophthalmology...
    Ruby Ghadially; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..As during her Dermatology Foundation Clinical Investigatorship, Dr...
  71. Leukocyte Immunoglobulin-like Receptors in Cutaneous Host Defense
    Delphine J Lee; Fiscal Year: 2010
    This proposal describes a 5 year training program for the development of an academic career in Dermatology. The principal investigator has completed over 90% of her structured residency training in Dermatology at UCLA, and is currently ..
    TERESA BORKOWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The candidate is an assistant professor of dermatology at Johns Hopkins and has commenced the fourth year of this KO8 research program. This application constitutes a request for the fifth year of funding...
    Paul Bergstresser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..1) 2-fold expansion in the number of research-funded, full- time faculty members in the Department of Dermatology; (2) parallel 2- fold rise in annual competitive funding of dermatology faculty members (from $1.4 to $2...