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.
Dermatology 2013: Advances and Discoveries
Former University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology chairs Drs. Peter Lynch and Mark Dahl with current chair Dr. Maria Hordinsky at Dermatology 2013: Advances and Discoveries
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.
Doctors Charles and Susan Crutchfield Lectureship
January 8, 2014
Amy McMichael, MD
Professor and Chair of Dermatology
Wake Forest University
Topic: Skin of Color
Dermatology Research Day
February 12, 2014
Lloyd Miller, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Johns Hopkins University
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Check out this video on sunburn care and prevention featuring Pediatric Dermatologist Ingrid Polcari, MD.
The Department of Dermatology is celebrating 100 years of Dermatology at the University of Minnesota in 2013.
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
Dermatology faculty and residents presented at the American College of Mohs Surgery meeting.
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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 December 2, 2013 – December 6, 2013
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Location: Park Nicollet Clinic, Naegele Auditorium
1:00-2:00: Pharmacology: Dapsone, Antimalarials, Colchicine, Thalidomide - Jennifer Hayes, MD, Med/Derm Resident; H. Spencer Holmes, MD, Clinical Professor
2:00-3:00: Andrews Review (Ch. 14): Bacterial Infections - Margareth Pierre-Louis, MD, MBA, Dermatology Resident; H. Spencer Holmes, MD, Clinical Professor
3:00-4:30: MN Derm Run-Through
Friday, December 6, 2013
1:00-2:00: Patient Viewing (Dermatology Clinic on P7)
2:00-3:00: Minnesota Dermatological Society Meeting Lecture, Business Meeting and Case Discussions (Excelen Auditorium, Health Sciences Building, Lower Level)