• Department of Dermatology 2017

In the News

Congratulations to our 2nd year residents who presented at the 62nd Annual Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (GSDDS) Meeting.  For a complete listing of presentations, please visit GSDDS

A special congratulations to Mario Maruthur who received the Donald C. Abele, MD Award for Outstanding Resident Presentation at this year's 62nd Annual GSDDS Meeting for his presentation:  "An unexpected cure for an itchy patient with wide-spread prurigo nodules."

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds

July 20, 2017

Haydn Kissick, PhD
Senior Research Associate
Department of Urology: Division of Translational Research
Emory University

August 3, 2017

Colleen Kraft, MD
Associate Professor 
Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
and Medicine: Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, Clinical Virology Research
Program Director, Medical Microbiology
Emory University

Resident Research Forum Day

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Dermatology Day

TBD/Spring, 2018

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...