Suephy C. Chen, MD, MS


Department of Dermatology

Vice Chair

Department of Dermatology

Director of Dermatology Center for Outcomes Research and Safety (DCORS) Unit

Emory University

Director of Emory Cutaneous Melanoma and Pigmented Lesion Center

Department of Dermatology

Director of TeleDermatology Service

Emory University

Director of TeleDermatology Service and Dermatology Mini-Residency

Atlanta VA Medical Center

Staff Physician and Assistant Chief of Service

Division of Dermatology, Atlanta VA Medical Center

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory University: Department of Dermatology

1525 Clifton Road
Suite 100

Atlanta , GA 30322


  • MD, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Internship , Harvard University/Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Dermatology Residency (Chief Resident in final year), Emory University School of Medicine
  • Agency for Health Care Research & Policy Fellowship, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  • Certifications: American Board of Dermatology


  • Melanoma
  • Pruritus Research
  • Teledermatology
  • Quality of Life: Health status measures and Preference based measures
  • Investigator-Initiated Clinical Trials
  • Health Services Research 

Select Honors and Awards:

  • Board of Directors, Society of Investigative Dermatology, 2016
  • Service/Citizenship Award from Department of Dermatology, Emory University, 2014
  • Teacher of the Year Award from the 2010-2011 Graduating Dermatology Residents, 2011
  • Appointment to the Society of Investigative Dermatology Committee on Education, 2010
  • Inducted into the American Dermatological Association, (Dermatology Honor Society), 2009
  • One-in-a-Hundred Club Emory Postdoc Mentor Award, 2008 
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), Faculty inductee, 2005 

Society and Professional Memberships:

  • American Academy of Dermatology 
  • Society for Investigative Dermatology 
  • Atlanta Dermatology Association 
  • Georgia Society of Dermatologists
  • American Dermatoepidemiology Network