• Department of Dermatology 2017

In the News

Congratulations to Dr. Mary Spraker for being listed as one of Atlanta's "Top Doctors" for 2017!

Congratulations to Drs. Bob Swerlick and Suephy Chen!

  • Dr. Chen has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Society for Investigative Dermatology. She will be serving a 5 year term.
  • Dr. Swerlick will be serving as the 2017-2018 President-Elect for the Society as well.

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds

August 17, 2017

"Procedure and Safety Forum."
Travis W. Blalock, MD
Assistant Professor 
Suephy C. Chen, MD, MS
Associate Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Dermatology
Emory University 

September 7, 2017

"Risky Business:  How Risk Aversion and Risk Yaking Affects Medical Decision Making."
David M. Adelson, MD, MHCDS
Associate Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Dermatology 
Oregon Health and Science University
(To be held in Whitehead Auditorium)

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...

Patient Educational Information

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