• Department of Dermatology 2017

In the News

Congratulations to the following: 

  • Suephy Chen, MD, MS, for recently being promoted to Professor with Tenure.
  • Leslie Lawley, MD, for recently being promoted to Associate Professor, MEST.
  • Andrew Kowalczyk, PhD, for renewed funding for his NIH R01 entitled "Cadherin Regulation in Dermal Endothelial Cells." 

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds

February 1, 2018**
"Suppressing Unwanted Inflammation with 
Vitamin D:  Biologic and Clinical Implications"
Kurt Q. Lu, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Case Western Reserve University 
School of Medicine
**LOCATION:  WHITEHEAD AUDITORIUM

February 15, 2018:  CANCELLED/TO BE RESCHEDULED
"Deep Learning Survival Models for Predicting
Cancer Outcomes from Histology and Genomics"
Lee Cooper, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and 
Biomedical Engineering
Emory University

March 1, 2018
"TBD"
Liang Han, PhD
Assistant Professor
School of Biology
Georgia Institute of Technology

Resident Research Forum Day

RESCHEDULE DATE: TBD

Dermatology Day

Sunday, March 18, 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...

Patient Educational Information

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

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