• Department of Dermatology 2020

In the News

Congratulations to Howa Yeung, MD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, for recently receiving the Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23) from NIH/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases for his project entitled: "Epidemiology, Impact, and Experience of Acne in Transgender Persons."






Upcoming Events

Dermatology Virtual
Grand Rounds

Thursday, October 1, 2020
8:30-9:30 am

"Ultrasound for Dermies, Part II"

Jack Levy, MD, MA
Resident Physician
Department of Dermatology
Emory University


Thursday, October 15, 2020*
8:00-9:30 am

"Unconscious Bias Training" 

Nadine J. Kaslow, PhD
Vice Chair for Faculty Development,
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Department of Psychiatry and 
   Behavorial Sciences
Emory University 

*This is an event reserved for
Emory Department of Dermatology students,
residents and faculty only.  We look forward
to you joining us for other sessions.



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...