About The practitioner
- EDUCATION: University of California, Los Angeles B.A.—Microbiology 1983 University of California, Los Angeles Ph.D.—Microbiology 1988 Harvard Medical School M.D. 1992 TRAINING: Postdoct. Fellow, Dept. Mol. Biol., Harvard U, Richard Selden, MD, PhD, Adv. 9/88-7/90 Studied expression of human insulin in transgenic mice. Medical Student Fellow, Dept. Pathology, Beth Israel Hospital 7/90-2/91 Intern, Medicine, University of California, San Diego 6/92-6/93 Resident, Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco 7/93-6/95 Fellow, Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco 7/95-6/97 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. Microbio. & Immunol., Stanford University 7/95-6/98 Lucy Tompkins, MD, PhD, Stanley Falkow, PhD, Advisors Studied pathogenesis of Bartonellae henselae (cat scratch disease and BA) Postdoct. Fellow/Clin. Instruct., Dermatol., UCSF, Peter Elias, MD, Advisor 8/97-6/98 Develop artificial skin systems to study Staphylococcus aureus/skin interactions.
American Academy of Dermatology (1996-Present) Association of Professors of Dermatology (1998-Present) Capital District Dermatologic Society (1998-2000) Dermatology Foundation (1996-Present) Dermatology Teachers Exchange Group (1998-Present) Medical Dermatological Society (1999-Present) New England Cutaneous Lymphoma Group (1999-2000) New England Dermatological Society (1998-2000) New York State Dermatologic Society (1998-2000) Society of Investigative Dermatology (1995-Present) Michigan State Dermatological Society (2000-Present) Michigan State Medical Society (2000-Present) American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (2003-Present) American Society for Mohs Surgery (2004-Present)