• Department of Dermatology 2019

In the News


Congratulations to Harrison Nguyen, Emory Dermatology first year resident who was the winner of the Donald C. Abele, MD Award for Outstanding Resident Presentation at this year's 64th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery!
Harrison's presentation was entitled, "Coke Is It?"

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds**

Thursday, November 21, 2019
Zachary W. Eyre, MD, MBA
Resident Physician 
Department of Dermatology
Emory University
"Artificial Intelligence"

Thursday, December 5, 2019
Timothy Harrison
Assistant Director 
Emory-Tibet Partnership
"Coginitive-based Compassion Training"

Thursday, December 19, 2020
Michael Lowe, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Surgical Oncology 
Department of Surgery
Emory University

** To be held in the Whitehead Auditorium

Resident Research Forum Day

January 16, 2020
Whitehead Auditorium
8:00 am

30th Annual Dermatology Day

Spring 2020

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...

Recent Publications

Propranolol Exhibits Activity Against Hemangiomas Independent of Beta Blockade
Maiko Sasaki, Paula E. North, Justin Elsey, Jeffrey Bubley, Shikha Rao, Yoonhee Jung, Shengnan Wu, Ming-Hui Zou,  Brian P. Pollack, Jayanth Kumar,  Hartej Singh, and Jack L. Arbiser

Crushed It: Elucidation of Systemic Vasculitis Caused by Injected Hydromorphone Tablets via Skin Biopsy.
Robin Rolader, Brian Bishop, Zachary W. Eyre, and Justin T. Cheeley

Triple Therapy with Intralesional 5-Fluorouracil, Chemowraps, and Acitretin: A Well-Tolerated Option for Treatment of Widespread Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinomas on the Legs
Iviensan F. Manalo, Michael C. Lowe, Kelly C. Nelson, and Suephy C. Chen

E-Cigarette Dermatitis
Timothy E. Holland and Salma de la Feld

Phosphoinositide 3-Kinase Signaling Can Modulate MHC Class I and II Expression
Sanjay Chandrasekaran, Maiko Sasaki, Christopher D. Scharer, Haydn T. Kissick, Dillon G. Patterson, Kelly R. Magliocca, John T. Seykora, Bishu Sapkota, David A. Gutman, Lee A. Cooper, Gregory B. Lesinski, Edmund K. Waller, Susan N. Thomas, Sergei V. Kotenko, Jeremy M. Boss, Carlos S. Moreno, Robert A. Swerlick and Brian P. Pollack

Patient Educational Information

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

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

For educational information regarding Autoimmune Blistering Diseases, please click HERE.