• Department of Dermatology 2018

In the News

Congratulations to: 

  • Benjamin Stoff, MD, MA for recently being promoted to Associate Professor of Dermatology;
  • Howa Yeung, MD for recently being promoted to Assistant Professor of Dermatology;
  • The Class of 2018 Residents for all passing their Dermatology Boards!

Upcoming Events

Dermatology Grand Rounds**

Thursday, September 20, 2018
Dawn M. Holman, MPH
Behavorial Scientist
Division of Cancer Prevention & Control
Epidemiology & Applied Research Branch
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
"Skin Cancer Prevention and Control"

Thursday, October 4, 2018
Erica Shantha Tarabadkar, MD
Faculty Candidate
Department of Dermatology 
University of Washington

Thursday, October 18, 2018
Caitlin Haydek, MD
Resident Physician
Department of Dermatlogy
Emory University

** To be held in the Whitehead Auditorium

Resident Research Forum Day

January 17, 2019

29th Annual Dermatology Day

Spring of 2019


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

Diversity and Inclusion: The Right Initiative and a Smart Initiative for the Society for Investigative Dermatology.
Robert A. Swerlick 

Cutaneous Thrombotic Vasculopathy Related to Poorly Controlled Ulcerative Colitis.
Justin Cheeley, Brenda Morales-Pico and Suzana John

Antibacterial Properties of Medicinal Plants from Pakistan against Multidrug-Resistant ESKAPE Pathogens.
Muhammad Faraz Khan, Huaqiao Tang, James T. Lyle, Rozenn Pineau, Zia-ur-Rahman Mashwani, and Cassandra L. Quave.


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.