Welcome to the U of M Department of Dermatology
We are committed to providing excellent patient care, conducting investigational research and training the next generation of dermatologists.
Doctors Charles and Susan Crutchfield Dermatology Lectureship
Thank you to the Crutchfield family for establishing the Crutchfield Lectureship on Ethnic Skin. This year’s outstanding speaker was Dr. Amy McMichael, Professor and Chair of Dermatology, Wake Forest University.
Research Day 2014
Congratulations to the 2014 recipients of awards for Outstanding Research Projects: Chen Yao, BS, Research Lab Assistant, and Addison Demer, Third Year Medical Student.
Center for Pediatric Vascular Lesions
The UMN Amplatz Children's Hospital Pediatrics Specialty Clinic, in conjuction with Pediatric Dermatology, is pleased to announce the opening of the Center for Pediatric Vascular Lesions.
Welcome to the Department of Dermatology
We are committed to providing excellent patient care, conducting investigational research and training the next generation of dermatologists. Explore our Web site to learn more about our world-renowned clinical programs, nationally recognized educational program, and pioneering clinical trials. We are dedicated to improving dermatological care not only for today, but for the future.
Pediatric Dermatology 2014: Progress and Practices
Continuing Medical Education
April 25, 2014 - 8:00-12:00
Commons Hotel, Pinnacle Room
Information and Registration
Minnesota Dermatological Society Spring Meeting
April 25, 2014 - 12:00-5:00 pm
Commons Hotel, Pinnacle Room
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Dr. Ingrid Polcari named Associate Program Director for the Dermatology Residency Program.
The Drs Charles and Susan Crutchfield Dermatology Lectureship was held on January 8th, 2014.
Check out this video on sunburn care and prevention featuring Pediatric Dermatologist Ingrid Polcari, MD.
UMN Amplatz Children's Hospital Pediatric Specialty Clinic and Pediatric Dermatology announce Center for Pediatric Vascular Lesions.
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Recent honors, awards and presentations
Daniel Kaplan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Immunology Center received the Young Leadership Award at the 133rd annual meeting of the American Dermatological Society held September 10th, 2013 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Dr. Marna Ericson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology is a co-investigator on the NIH UO1 grant awarded to the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Botond Igyarto received a research grant from the University of Minnesota Foundation
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Photo Credit: Marna Ericson, PhD, Assistant Professor Vessels (red), tryptase (blue) and collagen type 4(green) staining in dermis of control scalp skin. Image was collected using laser scanning confocal microscopy and is an in-focus projection of 13 1.62-micron optical sections . I800Xmag.
Weekly Lecture Schedule
For the week of March 10, 2014 – March 14, 2014
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Location: Dermatology Department Library, 4th Floor, PWB
1:00-1:30: Program Director Meeting
1:30-2:00: Inpatient Rounds - UMN Dermatology On-Call Residents
2:00-3:00: Dermatopathology: Infections - Andrew Larson, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
3:00-3:45: JAAD Journal Club - Maria Hordinsky, MD, Professor and Chair; Christina Boull, MD, Dermatology Resident
3:45-4:00: AAD Gross & Micro Run-Through
Friday, March 14, 2014
Location: Hennepin County Medical Center (BL.320)
1:30-2:30: Kodachromes - Lynda Kauls, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor
2:30-3:30: Hormone-Related Drugs, Pregnancy/Lactation - Melanie Clemenz, MD, Med/Derm Resident
3:30-4:30: Andrews Review (Ch. 3): Physical Dermatoses - Adam Byrd, MD, Med/Derm Resident