• Department of Dermatology 2018

In the News

Congratulations to: 

  • Thomas Lawley and Robert Swerlick for recently being inducted into the MilliPub Club which honors and recognizes Emory faculty who have published a paper that has garnered more than 1000 citations. For a complete list of honored faculty, please click HERE.

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds**

Thursday, December 6, 2018
Joshua Lane, MD
Adjunct Faculty Member of Dermatology
Lane Dermatlolgy & Dermatologic Surgery 
Columbus, GA
"Surgical & Reconstructive Jujutsu: A Collection of Surgical Pearls"

Thursday, December 20, 2018
Maxine Warren, MD
Resident Phyisican 
Department of Dermatology 
Emory University


Jodie Sasaki, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Dermatology 
Emory University  

** To be held in the Whitehead Auditorium

Resident Research Forum Day

January 17, 2019

29th Annual Dermatology Day

Spring of 2019


Welcome from the Chair

Robert A. Swerlick The Department of Dermatology at the Emory University School of Medicine plays important roles locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Our primary focus is on skin diseases and the patients affected by them.  We look at the problems associated with skin disease from a variety of perspectives both local and global. While we care for individual patients and train learners one at a time, we also view discovery and training from a big picture viewpoint, examining molecular pathways driving skin disorders, skin diseases at population health levels, or perspectives on how to train a healthcare workforce to deal with skin diseases in populations of the future, here and abroad.  More...

Recent Publications

Use and Cost of Actinic Keratosis Destruction in the Medicare Part B Fee-for-Service Population, 2007 to 2015.
Howa Yeung, Marissa L. Baranowski, Robert A. Swerlick, Suephy C. Chen, Jennifer Hemingway, Danny R. Hughes, and Richard Duszak, Jr.

Patient Requests to Alter the Medical Record.
Marissa LH Baranowski, Sarah Chisolm, and Benjamin K. Stoff

Teaching Pediatric Dermoscopy in a Resource-Limited Setting.
Emily A. Gurnee, Rebecca Obeng, and Benjamin K. Stoff 

Opportunities for Plant Natural Products in Infection Control.
Akram M. Salam and Cassandra L. Quave




Patient Educational Information

For educational information regarding dermatology-related conditions, please click HERE.

For educational information regarding pediatric-dermatology related conditions, please click HERE.

For educational information regarding Autoimmune Blistering Diseases, please click HERE.