• Department of Dermatology 2018

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Welcome to our Dermatology Resident Class of 2021!

Lauren Albers Daugherty, Kassahun Bilcha, Meera Brahmbhatt, Zach Eyre, Jack Levy, Tova Rogers and Frances Walocko

Welcome to our 2018-2019 Dermatology Fellows! 

  • Dermatopathology Fellow:  Anthony Martinez
  • Mohs Fellow: Igor Siniakov
  • Research Fellow:  Jeffrey Bubley

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds**

Thursday, June 7, 2018
Sergei V. Kotenko, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry &
Molecular Biology 
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School 
"Functions of Interferons at Mucosal Barriers"

Thursday, June 21, 2018
Rajini Murthy, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Dermatology
Emory University
"Multidisciplinary Management of Cutaneous 
   Adverse Events of Targeted and
   Immunotherapeutic Agents"

Thursday, July 5, 2018
Emory Dermatology Faculty Members
Procedure and Safety Forum

Thursday, July 19, 2018
Dermatology 2nd Year Residents
Department of Dermatology
Emory University 
"Interesting Cases"

** 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

Conjunctival Concretions Found in Mohs Micrographic Surgery.
Michael J. Davis, Lauren P. Rimoin, and Travis W. Blalock

Targeted Therapies: Immunologic Effects and Potential Applications Outside of Cancer.
Anna E. Kersh, Spencer Ng, Yun Min Chang, Maiko Sasaki, Susan N.Thomas, Haydn T. Kissick, Gregory B. Lesinski, Ragini R. Kudchadkar, Edmund K. Waller, and Brian P. Pollack

Targeting the Plasticity of Psoriasis.
Jack L. Arbiser and Justin Elsey

Teledermatology and Teledermatopathology as Educational Tools for International Dermatology: a Virtual Grand Rounds Pilot Curriculum.
Howa Yeung, Michael R. Sargen, Kevin M. Luk, Elizabeth G. Berry, Emiily A. Gurnee, Erin Heuring, Josette McMichael, Suephy C. Chen, and Benjamin K. Stoff

Salivary Levels of Angiopoietin-2 in Infants with Infantile Haemangiomas Treated with and without Systemic Propranolol.
Alexandra Seamans, Elizabeth Nieman, Kristen Losavio, Bridget Bradley, Kate Nelson, Kuang-Ho Chen, Suephy Chen, Jack Arbiser, and Leslie P. Lawley

Conjunctival Concretions Found in Mohs Micrographic Surgery.
Anna E. Kersh and Ron J. Feldman

Patient Educational Information

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

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