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.
Melanoma Monday is May 4th
The University of Minnesota’s Dermatology Department offers free skin cancer screenings as part of Melanoma Monday, an event sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatology.
Pediatric Dermatology at the University of Minnesota
The Pediatric Specialty Care Explorer Clinic is in the East Building at 2450 Riverside Ave., Minneapolis. Call 612-365-6777 for an appointment.
Melanoma and Skin Cancer Program
The Melanoma and Skin Cancer team provides multidisciplinary, comprehensive care from the initial screening to diagnosis, treatment and ongoing follow-up. For more information call the Cancer Care referral line: 855-486-7226, 8 am - 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday.
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.
We are currently recruiting for this study.
The Department of Dermatology is proud to congratulate Christina Boull, M.D., who will be our first Pediatric Dermatology fellow starting July 1, 2015. Congratulations Dr. Boull!
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.
- Read more about these general announcements
Recent honors, awards and presentations
Dermatology resident Diana Cohen, MD was nominated/selected to attend the inaugural Dermatology Entrepreneurship Conference in May, 2015.
Dermatology resident Kevin Gaddis, M.D., has been nominated and selected to serve as a representative to the Association of American Medical Colleges Organization of Resident Representatives (AAMC ORR).
Read more about these honors awards and presentations
Lecture Schedule & Upcoming Events
July 8, 2015
Milton Orkin Lectureship
John Harris, MD, PhD
Division of Dermatology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Topic: Autoimmune diseases/Vitiligo
August 12, 2015
Doctors Charles and Susan Crutchfield Lectureship
Seemal Desai, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Dermatology
University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
Topic: Skin of Color
September 23, 2015
Robert Goltz International Lectureship
Georg Stingl, MD
Professor of Dermatology
Head, Division of Immunology, Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Medical University of Vienna
October 14, 2015
Sheldon Mandel Lectureship
Janet Fairley, MD
Chair, John S. Strauss Professor and Head
Professor of Dermatology
University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine
Topic: Bullous diseases
Practical Dermatology Fall Course:
Topics for Primary Care
October 16-17, 2015
Double Tree Minneapolis Park Place, Minneapolis
Weekly Lecture Schedule
For the week of May 18, 2015 – May 22, 2015
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Location: Park Nicollet Medical Center (Room 5N)
1:00-2:00: Dermatology Workplace - Darin Epstein, MD, Adjunct Assistant Professor
2:00-3:00: Kodachromes - Caleb Creswell, MD, Adjunct Assistant Professor
4:00-5:00: JAMA Journal Club - Cynthia Olson, MD, Associate Professor
Friday, May 22, 2015
Location: Dermatology Department Library, 4th Floor, PWB & Molecular/Cellular Biology Bulding, Room 3-140A
1:30-3:00: Path Test - Erick Jacobson-Dunlop, MD, Dermatopathologist, Twin Cities Dermatopathology
3:00-4:30: Path Test Discussion - Erick Jacobson-Dunlop, MD