Scholarly Activity

2009-2010

  1. Publications
  2. Poster Abstracts and Podium Presentations at National, State and Local Meetings
  3. Invited Speakers at National, State and Location Meetings
  4. Volunteer Lecturers for Graduate, Undergraduate, or Patient Education
  5. Research Grants and Supported Clinical Trials
  6. Positions on National, State, or Local Committees
  7. Awards

Publications

Brooks, C. and E. Nydorf (2010). "Pemphigus foliaceus in an American adolescent female." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB80-AB80. PDF Full-Text

Bi, X., J. Gu, Z. Guo, S. Tao, Y. Wang, L. Tang, J. Wu and Q. Mi (2010). "Different Pathways Are Involved in Arsenic-Trioxide-Induced Cell Proliferation and Growth Inhibition in Human Keratinocytes." Skin Pharmacology and Physiology 23(2): 68-78. PDF Full-Text

Burnett, C., D. Wright, E. Nydorf and P. Vemulapalli (2010). "Thrombotic nodules secondary to bevacizumab in a patient with glioblastoma multiforme." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB28-AB28. PDF Full-Text

Desai, S., B. H. Mahmoud, A. C. Bhatia and I. H. Hamzavi (2010). "Paradoxical Hypertrichosis After Laser Therapy: A Review." Dermatologic Surgery 36(3): 291-298. PDF Full-Text

Elrashidy, D. and H. Kerr (2010). "A woman with widespread neutrophilic dermatoses: A case report." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB30-AB30. PDF Full-Text

Eide, M. J., R. Krajenta, D. Johnson, J. J. Long, G. Jacobsen, M. M. Asgari, H. W. Lim and C. C. Johnson (2010). "Re: "Identification of Patients with Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer using Health Maintenance Organization Claims Data" - The Authors Reply." American Journal of Epidemiology 172(1): 124-124. PDF Full-Text

Eide, M. J., D. Johnson, R. Krajenta, G. Jacobsen, D. S. Rao, H. W. Lim and C. C. Johnson (2010). "Vitamin D and nonmelanoma skin cancer in a cohort of Caucasian health maintenance organization osteoporosis patients." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 130: 372. Meeting Abstract (Scroll down to abstract #372)

Ghaferi, J. and M. Douglass (2010). "Inflammation of actinic keratoses secondary to systemic chemotherapy." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB93-AB93. PDF Full-Text

Gold, L. S., J. C. Dhuin, J. Tan and J. Jorizzo (2010). "Adapalene 0.1%/benzoyl peroxide 2.5% gel with doxycycline hyclate 100 mg tablets compared to vehicle gel with doxycycline hyclate 100 mg tablets in the treatment of severe acne vulgaris." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB13-AB13. PDF Full-Text

Gold, L. S., J. Tan, K. Papp and Y. Poulin (2010). "A pivotal study comparing the efficacy and safety of the adapalene-benzoyl peroxide fixed-dose combination gel with each component and the vehicle in 1668 patients with acne vulgaris." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB16-AB16. PDF Full-Text

Gold, L. S. (2010). "Fixed-Combination Products in the Management of Acne Vulgaris." Cutis 85(3): 160-167. PDF Full-Text (ID=sladenjournals.hfhs.org / PW=henry)

Gold, L. S., A. Cruz, L. Eichenfield, J. Tan, J. Jorizzo, N. Kerrouche and J. C. Dhuin (2010). "Effective and Safe Combination Therapy for Severe Acne Vulgaris: A Randomized, Vehicle-Controlled, Double.-blind Study of Adapalene 0.1%-Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Fixed-Dose Combination Gel with Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg." Cutis 85(2): 94-104. PDF Full-Text

Gold, L. S., D. Chen, F. Cook-Bolden and H. Baldwin (2010). "Efficacy of a once-daily fixed combination clindamycin phosphate (1.2%) and low concentration benzoyl peroxide (2.5%) aqueous gel across a broad patient population with moderate to severe acne." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB15-AB15.

Hamzavi, I. H. (2010). "Top-Accessed Article: Hair Removal in Pigmented Skin." Archives of Dermatology 146(7): 718-718.

Hoffman, D. and H. Kerr (2010). "Parry-Romberg syndrome." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB43-AB43. PDF Full-Text

Liggett, J. and H. Lim (2010). "Cutaneous metastasis occurring only within an irradiated field." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB93-AB93. PDF Full-Text

Lim, H. W. and R. J. Sage (2010). "Photoprotection and vitamin D INTRODUCTION." Dermatologic Therapy 23(1): 1-1. PDF Full-Text

Price, M, Lim, HW.  Narrowband UVB: Is it carcinogenic?  Psoriasis Forum 2010; 15:41-49.

Tang, N., H. Gibson, T. Germeroth, P. Porcu, H. W. Lim and H. K. Wong (2010). "T-plastin (PLS3) gene expression differentiates Sezary syndrome from mycosis fungoides and inflammatory skin diseases and can serve as a biomarker to monitor disease progression." British Journal of Dermatology 162(2): 463-466. Article Request Form

Li, C. G., L. Han, A. M. Levin, H. D. Song, S. L. Yan, Y. Wang, Y. L. Wang, D. M. Meng, S. Iv, Y. Ji, X. C. Xu, X. X. Liu, Y. G. Wang, L. Zhou, Z. M. Miao and Q. S. Mi (2010). "Multiple single nucleotide polymorphisms in the human urate transporter 1 (hURAT1) gene are associated with hyperuricaemia in Han Chinese." Journal of Medical Genetics 47(3): 204-210. PDF Full-Text

Lopiccolo, M. C. and D. J. Kouba (2010). "Single-Stage Reconstruction of a Combined Upper Lip and Nasal Ala Defect." Dermatol Surg EPub Ahead of Print.

Mahmoud, B. H., E. Ruvolo, C. L. Hexsel, Y. Liu, M. R. Owen, N. Kollias, H. W. Lim and I. H. Hamzavi (2010). "Impact of Long-Wavelength UVA and Visible Light on Melanocompetent Skin." J Invest Dermatol EPub Ahead of Print. PDF Full-Text

Mahmoud, B. H., E. Tierney, C. L. Hexsel, J. Pui, D. M. Ozog and I. H. Hamzavi (2010). "Prospective controlled clinical and histopathologic study of hidradenitis suppurativa treated with the long-pulsed neodymium:yttrium-aluminium-garnet laser." J Am Acad Dermatol 62(4): 637-45. PDF Full-Text

Mahmoud, B. H., E. Ruvolo, C. L. Hexsel, Y. Liu, M. R. Owen, N. Kollias, H. W. Lim and I. H. Hamzavi (2010). "Impact of Long-Wavelength UVA and Visible Light on Melanocompetent Skin." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 130(8): 2092-2097. PDF Full-Text

Medeiros, V. L. and H. W. Lim (2010). "Sunscreens in the management of photodermatoses." Skin Therapy Lett 15(6): 1-3. PDF Full-Text

Mahmoud, B. H., D. Srivastava, J. J. Janiga, J. J. Yang, H. W. Lim and D. M. Ozog (2010). "Safety and Efficacy of Erbium-Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet Fractionated Laser for Treatment of Acne Scars in Type IV to VI Skin." Dermatol Surg EPub Ahead of Print. PDF Full-Text

Menter, A., N. J. Korman, C. A. Elmets, S. R. Feldman, J. M. Gelfand, K. B. Gordon, A. Gottlieb, J. Y. M. Koo, M. Lebwohl, H. W. Lim, A. S. Van Voorhees, K. R. Beutner and R. Bhushan (2010). "Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis Section 5. Guidelines of care for the treatment of psoriasis with phototherapy and photochemotherapy." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(1): 114-135

Mi, Q. S., S. L. Yan, Z. Z. Wang, K. H. Ding, C. G. Li, L. Wang, L. Zhou, Y. Yamamoto, H. Yamamoto, H. Okamoto and C. Isales (2009). "Spontaneous bone loss in RIP-iNOS transgenic mouse A mouse model for diabetes-mediated osteopenia/osteoporosis." Cell Cycle 8(24): 4179-4181.

Rondina, A. and A. Watson (2010). "Verrucous Bowen disease in an African American man." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB105-AB105.

Rondina, A. and A. C. Watson (2010). "Bullous Sweet's syndrome and pseudolymphoma precipitated by IL-2 therapy." Cutis 85(4): 206-13.

Ross, I, Shwayder, T.  Tubular apocrine adenoma: presentation in the vaginal introitus of an eight-year-old.  Ped Dermatol 2010; 27:200-201.

Sage, R. and J. Kwon (2010). "Extensive spontaneous keloidosis: A case report." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB32-AB32.

Sage, R. J., R. L. Moy and D. J. Kouba (2010). "The Filleted Ellipse Technique Is Useful for Taking Initial Mohs Layers on Linear Excisions with Positive Margins." Dermatol Surg Epub Ahead of Print.

Sage, R. J. and H. W. Lim (2010). "UV-based therapy and vitamin D." Dermatologic Therapy 23(1): 72-81. PDF Full-Text

Sage, R. J., M. C. Lopiccolo, A. G. Laungani and D. J. Kouba (2010). "Mohs Micrographic Surgery for the Treatment of Cellular Neurothekeoma and Review of Its Use in Surgical Management of Benign Tumors." Dermatologic Surgery 36(7): 1214-1218. PDF Full-Text

Sage, R. J., M. C. Lopiccolo, A. G. Laungani and D. J. Kouba (2010). "Mohs Micrographic Surgery for the Treatment of Cellular Neurothekeoma and Review of Its Use in Surgical Management of Benign Tumors." Dermatol Surg EPub Ahead of Print. PDF Full-Text

Sage, R. J., R. L. Moy, J. Kampp and D. J. Kouba (2010). "Intermediate-Thickness Skin Grafting for Repair of Cutaneous Defects After Mohs Micrographic Surgery." Dermatol Surg EPub Ahead of Print.

Scissors, B. and R. C. Gathers (2010). "A case of exogenous ochronosis caused by a triple combination bleaching cream." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB123-AB123.

Tierney, E. P. and I. Hamzavi (2010). "Progressive Macular Hypomelanosis Arising in a Young African American Woman in Association With Pregnancy and a Toxic Nodular Goiter." Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 9(4): 393-397.

Tierney, E. P., R. J. Sage and T. Shwayder (2010). "Kwashiorkor from a severe dietary restriction in an 8-month infant in suburban Detroit, Michigan: case report and review of the literature." International Journal of Dermatology 49(5): 500-506.

Wang, H., K. Li, R. Qi, K. Seo, Z. Zheng, D. Kaplan, Q. Mi and L. Zhou (2010). "Deletion of microRNAs mediated by Langerin-Cre impairs epidermal Langerhans cell development." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 130: 708.

Wei, Q. Q., K. Bhatt, H. Z. He, Q. S. Mi, V. H. Haase and Z. Dong (2010). "Targeted Deletion of Dicer from Proximal Tubules Protects against Renal Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury." Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 21(5): 756-761. PDF Full-Text

Woo, D. and M. Douglass (2010). "Atypical clinical manifestation of acyclovir-resistant HSV in an AIDS patient: Case report and review of the literature." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB90-AB90. PDF Full-Text

Woo, D. K. and M. J. Eide (2010). "Tanning beds, skin cancer, and vitamin D: an examination of the scientific evidence and public health implications." Dermatologic Therapy 23(1): 61-71. PDF Full-Text

Wright, D. R., B. Mahmoud-Abdallah, D. Mehregan and I. Hamzavi (2010). "Clinicopathologic observation of hidradenitis suppurativa after treatment with the long-pulsed Nd:YAG 1064-nm laser." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 62(3): AB53-AB53. PDF Full-Text

Zhao, X. H., X. L. He, X. L. Han, Y. Yu, F. Ye, Y. Chen, T. Hoang, X. M. Xu, Q. S. Mi, M. Xin, F. Wang, B. Appel and Q. R. Lu (2010). "MicroRNA-Mediated Control of Oligodendrocyte Differentiation." Neuron 65(5): 612-626. PDF Full-Text

Eide MJ, Krajenta R, Johnson D, Long JJ, Jacobsen G, Asgari MM, Lim HW, Johnson CC. Identification of patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer using health maintenance organization claims data. Am J Epidemiol. 2010 Jan 1;171(1):123-8. Epub 2009 Dec 6.PMID: 19969529

** Hexsel CL, Mahmoud BH, Mitchell D, Rivard J, Owen M, Strickland FM, Lim HW, Hamzavi I. A clinical trial and molecular study of photoadaptation in vitiligo. Br J Dermatol. 2009 Mar;160(3):534-9. Epub 2008 Dec 5.PMID: 19067714

Nair RP, Duffin KC, Helms C, Ding J, Stuart PE, Goldgar D, Gudjonsson JE, Li Y, Tejasvi T, Feng BJ, Ruether A, Schreiber S, Weichenthal M, Gladman D, Rahman P, Schrodi SJ, Prahalad S, Guthery SL, Fischer J, Liao W, Kwok PY, Menter A, Lathrop GM, Wise CA, Begovich AB, Voorhees JJ, Elder JT, Krueger GG, Bowcock AM, Abecasis GR; Collaborative Association Study of Psoriasis. Genome-wide scan reveals association of psoriasis with IL-23 and NF-kappaB pathways.  Nat Genet. 2009 Feb;41(2):199-204. Epub 2009 Jan 25.PMID: 19169254

** Tierney E, Mahmoud BH, Hexsel C, Ozog D, Hamzavi I. Randomized control trial for the treatment of hidradenitis suppurativa with a neodymium-doped yttrium aluminium garnet laser. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Aug;35(8):1188-98. Epub 2009 May 12.PMID: 19438670

Tierney E, Kouba DJ. A subcutaneous corset plication rapidly and effectively relieves tension on large linear closures. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Nov;35(11):1806-8. Epub 2009 Sep 1. No abstract available. PMID: 19732114

Tierney EP, Kouba DJ, Hanke CW. Review of fractional photothermolysis: treatment indications and efficacy. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Oct;35(10):1445-61. Epub 2009 Jul 20. Review.PMID: 19686366

Tierney E, Barker A, Ahdout J, Hanke CW, Moy RL, Kouba DJ. Photodynamic therapy for the treatment of cutaneous neoplasia, inflammatory disorders, and photoaging. Dermatol Surg. 2009 May;35(5):725-46. Epub 2009 Mar 20. Review.PMID: 19309338

Tierney EP, Moy RL, Kouba DJ.  Rapid absorbing gut suture versus 2-octylethylcyanoacrylate tissue adhesive in the epidermal closure of linear repairs. J Drugs Dermatol. 2009 Feb;8(2):115-9.PMID: 19213225

Sage RJ, Chaffins ML, Kouba DJ. Granulomatous foreign body reaction to hyaluronic acid: report of a case after melolabial fold augmentation and review of management. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Oct;35 Suppl 2:1696-700. No abstract available. PMID: 19807766

Srivastava D, Kouba DJ. A "Lilliputian" technique for rapid and efficient securing of bolster dressings over full-thickness skin grafts. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Aug;35(8):1280-1. Epub 2009 May 15. No abstract available. PMID: 19469793

Tierney E, Mahmoud BH, Srivastava D, Ozog D, Kouba DJ. Treatment of surgical scars with nonablative fractional laser versus pulsed dye laser: a randomized controlled trial.  Dermatol Surg. 2009 Aug;35(8):1172-80. Epub 2009 Feb 23.PMID: 19250300

** Gathers RC, Lim HW. Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia: past, present, and future. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Apr;60(4):660-8. Review.PMID: 19293013

** Gathers RC, Jankowski M, Eide M, Lim HW. Hair grooming practices and central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Apr;60(4):574-8.PMID: 19293007

** Hexsel CL, Eide MJ, Johnson CC, Krajenta R, Jacobsen G, Hamzavi I, Lim HW. Incidence of nonmelanoma skin cancer in a cohort of patients with vitiligo. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Jun;60(6):929-33. Epub 2009 Apr 17.PMID: 19375190

Huggins RH, Leithauser LA, Eide MJ, Hexsel CL, Jacobsen G, Lim HW. Quality of life assessment and disease experience of patient members of a web-based hydroa vacciniforme support group. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2009 Aug;25(4):209-15.PMID: 19614900

Pugashetti R, Lim HW, Koo J. Broadband UVB revisited: Is the narrowband UVB fad limiting our therapeutic options? J Dermatolog Treat. 2009 Nov 7. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 19895327

Sage RJ, Lim HW. Therapeutic Hotline: Recommendations on photoprotection and vitamin D. Dermatol Ther. 2010 Jan;23(1):82-5.PMID: 20136911

Sage RJ, Lim HW. UV-based therapy and vitamin D. Dermatol Ther. 2010 Jan;23(1):72-81.PMID: 20136910

Lim HW, Sage RJ. Photoprotection and vitamin D. Dermatol Ther. 2010 Jan;23(1):1. No abstract available. PMID: 20136903

Menter A, Korman NJ, Elmets CA, Feldman SR, Gelfand JM, Gordon KB, Gottlieb A, Koo JY, Lebwohl M, Lim HW, Van Voorhees AS, Beutner KR, Bhushan R; American Academy of Dermatology. Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Section 3. Guidelines of care for the management and treatment of psoriasis with topical therapies.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Apr;60(4):643-59. Epub 2009 Feb 13.PMID: 19217694

Mi QS, Yan SL, Wang ZZ, Ding KH, Li C, Wang L, Zhou L, Yamamoto Y, Yamamoto H, Okamoto H, Isales C. Spontaneous bone loss in RIP-iNOS transgenic mouse: a mouse model for diabetes-mediated osteopenia/osteoporosis. Cell Cycle. 2009 Dec 15;8(24):4179-81. Epub 2009 Dec 21. No abstract available. PMID: 19946218

Li C, Han L, Levin AM, Song H, Yan S, Wang Y, Wang Y, Meng D, Lv S, Ji Y, Xu X, Liu X, Wang Y, Zhou L, Miao Z, Mi QS. Multiple single nucleotide polymorphisms in the human urate transporter 1 (hURAT1) gene are associated with hyperuricemia in Han Chinese. J Med Genet. 2009 Oct 14. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 19833602

Zhou L, Seo KH, Wong HK, Mi QS. MicroRNAs and immune regulatory T cells. Int Immunopharmacol. 2009 May;9(5):524-7. Epub 2009 Jan 29. Review.PMID: 19539573

Zhou L, Seo KH, He HZ, Pacholczyk R, Meng DM, Li CG, Xu J, She JX, Dong Z, Mi QS. Tie2cre-induced inactivation of the miRNA-processing enzyme Dicer disrupts invariant NKT cell development. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jun 23;106(25):10266-71. Epub 2009 Jun 9.PMID: 19509335

Zhou L, Zhong R, Hao W, Wang H, Fan X, Zhang L, Mi Q. Interleukin-10 and interferon-gamma up-regulate the expression of B-cell activating factor in cultured human promyelocytic leukemia cells. Exp Mol Pathol. 2009 Aug;87(1):54-8. Epub 2009 Apr 22.PMID: 19393234

Zhou L, He H, Mi JX, Li C, Lee B, Mi QS. MicroRNA genes. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2008 Dec;1150:72-5.PMID: 19120271

Miao ZM, Zhao SH, Yan SL, Li CG, Wang YG, Meng DM, Zhou L, Mi QS. NALP3 inflammasome functional polymorphisms and gout susceptibility. Cell Cycle. 2009 Jan 1;8(1):27-30. Epub 2009 Jan 31.PMID: 19106604

Amin A, Shwayder T. Acitretin + EHK = PG: Toe web pyogenic granuloma in a man with total body epidermolytic hyperkeratosis on acitretin--report of a unique occurrence. Dermatol Nurs. 2009 Nov-Dec;21(6):345-7. No abstract available. PMID: 20102018

Alikhan A, Farshidi D, Shwayder T. Case of mistaken identity: bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma mistaken as epidermolysis bullosa simplex. Dermatol Online J. 2009 Sep 15;15(9):3.PMID: 19930990
 
Hoffman DM, Shwayder T. A crusted, friable papule on the scalp of a 17-month-old boy. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Sep-Oct;26(5):615-6. No abstract available. PMID: 19840325

Wakade O, Adams B, Shwayder T. Acral peeling skin syndrome: a case of two brothers.  Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 May-Jun;26(3):328-30.PMID: 19706098

Stierman SC, Tierney EP, Shwayder TA. Halo congenital nevocellular nevi associated with extralesional vitiligo: a case series with review of the literature.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Jul-Aug;26(4):414-24. Epub 2009 Jul 20. Review.PMID: 19689516

Wolf EK, Shwayder TA. Nijmegen breakage syndrome associated with porokeratosis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Jan-Feb;26(1):106-8.PMID: 19250427

Klekowski N, Shwayder T. A surprising histopathology from a flesh-colored facial papule in a 12-year-old female. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Jan-Feb;26(1):91-2. No abstract available. PMID: 19250418

Chen AY, Eide M, Shwayder T. Glomuvenous malformation in a boy with transposition of the great vessels: a case report and review of literature. Pediatr Dermatol. 2009 Jan-Feb;26(1):70-4. Review.PMID: 19250411

Tang N, Gibson H, Germeroth T, Porcu P, Lim HW, Wong HK. T-plastin (PLS3) gene expression differentiates Sézary syndrome from mycosis fungoides and inflammatory skin diseases and can serve as a biomarker to monitor disease progression. Br J Dermatol. 2009 Nov 30. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 19995369

Poster abstracts or podium presentations at national, state or local meetings

2009 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology - poster abstracts

Adams, B. and H. Kerr. A case of reactive angioendotheliomatosis. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB45.

Brooks, Crystal M.D and Ethan Nydorf:Pemphigus Foliaceus in an American Adolescent Female.

Burnette,Christopher M.D. Dakara R Wright, M.D. and Ethan D Nydorf, M.D. Thrombotic nodules secondary to bevacizumab in a patient with glioblastoma multiforme.

Cook-Bolden, F., D. Chen, L. Eichenfield and L. Stein-Gold. Managing moderate to severe acne in adolescents: benefits of a fixed combination clindamycin phosphate (1.2%) and low concentration benzoyl peroxide (2.5%) aqueous gel in a subpopulation of 1755 subjects. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB22.

Elrashidy, D. and H. Kerr. Contact dermatitis to vascular tape used for fluoroscopy: a case report. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB72.

Elrashidy, Dina M.D. A woman with widespread neutrophilic dermatoses: A case report

Eide, MJ, D. Johnson, K Krajenta, G Jacobsen, DS Rao, HW Lim, and CC Johnson. Vitamin D and nonmelanoma skin cancer in a cohort of Caucasian health maintenance organization osteoporosis patients.

Ghaferi, J. and T. Shwayder. Two new cases of epidermolysis bullosa simplex with mottled pigmentation: a father and son. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3):  AB96.

Ghaferi, Jessica M.D. and Margaret Douglas M.D Inflammation of actinic keratoses secondary to systemic chemotherapy.

Henderson, M.D., who was selected as the winner of resident/fellow presentation at the Skin of Color Society meeting in March, 2010, in Miami."Prospective, Controlled Study of the Efficay of Nd:YAG Laser for Acne Keloidalis Nuchae".

Hoffman, Daniel M.D. Parry-Romberg Syndrome

Keimig, E. and D. Jackson-Richards. Psoriatic eruption after placement of a red tattoo: a case report and review of the literature. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB46.

Kohen, L. and H. Kerr. Alopecia neoplastica. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB42.

Liggett, J. and D. Ozog. Cutaneous Cryptococcus in a renal transplant patient with mental status change: a case report and review of the literature. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB116.

Liggett, Jessica M.D Cutaneous metastasis occurring only within an irradiated field.

Mahmoud, B., C. Hexsel, H. Lim, and I. Hamzavi. Effects of long wavelength ultraviolet A and visible light on dark skin. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB1.

Mahmoud, B., C. Hexsel, D. Ozog, E. Tierney and I. Hamzavi. Clinical and histopathologic evaluation of hidradenitis suppurativa treated with long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB192.

Mahmoud, B., D. Marcus and I. Hamzavi. Granuloma annulare treated with rifampin, ofloxacin and minocycline. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB49.

McLellan, Beth M.D.A Case of exogenous ochronosis caused by a triple combination bleaching cream.

Parker, J. and I. Hamzavi. Q-switched Nd:YAG 1064 nm laser for the treatment of acne-induced post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB198.

Rondina, A. and R. Gathers. A case of central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia in an African American man. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB102.

Rondina, Angela M.D. Verrucous Bowen's disease in an African American man

Sage, Robert, M.D. and Jungho Kwon M.D. Extensive Spontaneous Keloidosis.

Srivastava, D., H. Lim and H. Kerr. A case of alternariosis in a renal transplant patient. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB115.

Srivastava, D., B. Mahmoud, D. Ozog, H. Lim and J. Janiga. The safety and efficacy of fractional laser treatments for acne scars in Fitzpatrick skin types IV to VI. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB197.

Wang, H, K Li, R Qi, K Seo, Z Zheng, D Kaplan, Q Mi and L Zhou. Detection of microRNAs mediated by Langerin-Cre impairs epidermal Langerhans cell development.

Wenker, T. and H. Wong. Paraneoplastic pemphigus associated with melanoma. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB106.

Woo, D. and T. Shwayder. A rare case of multiple pigmented eccrine hidrocystomas within scars in a patient with recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB78.

Woo, Denise M.D. and Margaret Douglass, M.D.. A typical clinical manifestation of acyclovir-resistant HSV in an AIDS patient: Case report and review of the literature.

Wright, D., R. Huggins, M.Chaffins and M. Lokitz. Eosinophilic fasciitis versus morphea profunda. A spectrum of deep morphea. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB66.Xu, L. and H. Kerr. Ulcerative sarcoidosis: a case report. J Am Acad Dermatol 2009;60(3): AB126.

2009 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology - podium presentations

Diamond, S, Xu LY, Watson AC. Dermatology Teachers Exchange - Association of Professors of Dermatology. Dermoscopy training in United States dermatology training programs: a survey study.

Ghaferi J, Chaffins M, Lokitz M. Gross and Microscopic Session. Dusky lower extremity eruption in a man awaiting lung transplantation for severe pulmonary sarcoidosis.

Huggins RH, Mulekar SV, Mahmoud BH, Lim HW, Hamzavi IH. Skin of Color Society Resident and Fellow Research Symposium. Safety and efficacy of melanocyte-keratinocyte transplantation in the treatment of vitiligo.

HMO- Research Network Annual Meeting Danville, PA April 2009 - poster

Melody J. Eide, Richard Krajenta, Dayna Johnson, Jordan Long, Maryam M. Asgari, Henry W. Lim, Christine C Johnson. Identification of patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer using HMO claims data.

Society for Investigative Dermatology Montreal, Canada. May, 2009 poster abstracts

Eide MJ, Krajenta R, Johnson D, Long J, Asgari MM, Lim HW, Johnson CC.  Identification of patients with nonmelanoma skin cancer using HMO claims data.
J Invest Dermatol. 2009;129(suppl S1) abstr.

Germeroth, TM ,Gibson HM, Wilson AJ, Chong BF, Wong HK. Loss of immune function genes and gain of non-lymphoid genes in Sezary Syndrome. J Invest Dermatol. 2009;129: (suppl S1) abstr 197:S33.

Gibson HM, Germeroth TM, Wong HK. Proteasome inhibitor differentially targets rel-transcription factors to suppress type 1 genes and stimulate type 2 genes. J Inv Dermatol. 2009;129: (supp S1) abstr 531.

Mahmoud, B. H., E. Ruvolo, C. Hexsel, Y. Liu, M. Owen, N. Kollias, H. W. Lim and I. H. Hamzavi. Photobiologic effects of long wavelength UVA and visible light on melanocompetent skin. J Invest Dermatol. 2009;129:(supp S1) abstr 750:S125.

Mahmoud BH,.Unnikrishnan A, Siddiqui S, Kouba DJ, Lim, HW, Heydari A, Hamzavi IH. Controlled study on the relationship between vitamin D levels in tissue and blood in patients with non melanoma skin cancer. J Invest Dermatol. 2009;129:(supp S1) abstr 143:S24.

Rucker DR, Xu LY, Mahmoud B, Mehregan D, Ozog D, Hamzavi I. Histologic and clinical evaluation of hidradenitis suppurativa following treatments with the long-pulsed Nd:YAG 1064 nm laser. 2009;129(supp S1) abstr S48.

Annual Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery podium presentation. Phoenix, AZ. October 2009

Sage R, Chaffins M, Kouba D. Granulomatous foreign body reaction to hyaluronic acid.

Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology - poster abstracts. Chicago, IL. October 2009

Hoffman D, Chaffins M. Non-bullous neutrophilic dermatitis of systemic lupus erythematosus.

Liggett J, Chaffins M. Follicular induction overlying a congenital nevus.

Cosmetic Surgery Forum. Las Vegas, NV . December 2009

Sage R, Chaffins M. Granulomatous foreign body reaction to hyaluronic acid.

Woo DK. Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation after ablative laser resurfacing in skin of color.

Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference. Big Island, Hawaii. January 2009

Hexsel C, Eide MJ, Johnson CC, Krajenta R, Jacobsen G, Hamzavi I, Lim HW. Incidence of nonmelanoma skin cancer in a cohort of vitiligo patients.

2009 ACGME Annual Education Conference, Grapevine, TX

Watson, Alice C. The Use of Departmental Quality Initiatives in Resident Teaching & Evaluation: A Practice Based Learning and Improvement & Systems Based Practice Approach Department of Dermatology. Henry Ford Hospital.

MacLean L, Joyce B, Watson A, Lukowski A, Buckley J, Dougherty P, Scher E. Using Metrics to Assess Residency Programs. Graduate Medical Education, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan

Invited speakers at national, state, or local meetings

American Academy of Dermatology, Annual Meeting: San Franisco, CA. March 2009

Marsha L. Chaffins, M.D.
Clinicopathologic Correlation Course

Raechele Gathers, M.D.
FRM 006: Treatment of Common Disorders in Your Skin of Color Patients
FRM 085: Dermatologic Disorders in Men of Color
UPD 067: Hair Disease and the African American Patient

Iltefat H.Hamzavi, M.D.
FRM 002: Advances in Photomedicine
FRM 018: Photobiology for Dermatologists
FRM 064: Vitiligo: Problems and Solutions, with Henry W. Lim, M.D.
FRM 066: Phototherapy

David J. Kouba, M.D., PhD
CRS 004: Basic Botulinum Toxin

Henry W. Lim, M.D.
FRM 002: Advances in Photomedicine
SYM 009: Aging Gracefully
SYM 016: Psoriasis
SYM 017: Photodermatology
SYM 027: Melanoma Update
FRM 064: Vitiligo: Problems and Solutions, with Iltefat H. Hamzavi
CRS 024: Dermatology Review

Tor A. Shwayder, M.D.
FRM 014: Birthmarks! Which Ones to Worry About
SYM 033: Modern Dermatological Therapy
Henry K. Wong, M.D., PhD
UPD 161: Immunobiology of T-Cells and Current Therapies

American Academy of Dermatology; Summer Meeting Boston, MA. August, 2009

Melody J. Eide, M.D.
Melanoma Forum: Social Determinants of Melanoma.

Australasian College of Dermatologists Annual Meeting Queensland, Australia. May 2009

Linda Stein-Gold, M.D.
What's New In Acne Therapy?

Annual Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery - podium presentation. Phoenix, AZ. October 2009

David J. Kouba, M.D. PhD
How to perform blepharoplasty
Optimizing closure materials in upper lid blepharoplasty: a randomized controlled trialJ

Michigan Dermatological Society Meeting: Henry Ford Hospital, October 2009

Melody Eide, M.D. MPH: Social Determinants of Melanoma

Camile Hexsel, M.D.: Quality of Life Assessment in Hydroa Vacciniforme

Iltefat Hamzavi, M.D.: Treatment of Hidradenitis Suppurativa with Nd:YAG Laser

Richard Huggins, M.D.: Treatment of Vitiligo with Autologous Melanocyte-Keratinocyte Transplant

Henry W. Lim, M.D.:
Named Lecturer:
A. Edgar Miller, Jr. M.D. Memorial Lecturer, Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Boca Raton, Florida

Invited Guest Lecturer: International
2009 Speaker, 10th International Congress of Dermatology, Prague, Czech Republic
2009 Invited speaker, International Congress of Photobiology, Düsseldorf, Germany
2009 Speaker, RADLA, Mexico City, Mexico
2009 Speaker, European Society for Photodermatology annual meeting, Berlin, Germany
2009 Speaker, European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology annual meeting, Berlin, Germany
2009Annual meeting of the China Dermatological Association, Suzhou, China. Director, round table on Photodermatology

Faculty member/speaker:
2009 Speaker, Advances in Cosmetic and Medical Dermatology, Maui, Hawaii.
2009 Speaker, Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference, Big Island, Hawaii.

Qing-Sheng MI, M.D., PhD.

Wayne State University (Medical School): miRNAs and immunoregulation, January, 2009.
Fourth Military Medical University (Xian, China): miRNAs and NKT cell development, March, 2009.

Volunteer lecturers for other graduate, undergraduate, or patient education

Thomas F Downham II, M.D.
Drug Reactions and Vesiculobullous Diseases, Year II Dermatology Course
Wayne State University SOM. Detroit, MI. March, 2009

Drug Eruptions, CME Dermatology Conference. Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital. Detroit, MI. April, 2009.

Iltefat Hamzavi, M.D.
August 2003- Present  Assistant Professor, Clinical Course Director, Dermatology Section on 2nd year curriculum, Wayne State University
2005-Present Coordinate research of fellows at Henry Ford's Center for Multicultural Dermatology with a focus on vitiligo, pigmentary disorders, and follicular disorders.

Holly Kerr, M.D.
Transplant Dermatology, January 2009
Wayne State University, Grand Rounds

Transplant Dermatology- Lung Transplant Support Group 2009
Henry Ford Health System

Dermatology for the Primary Care Physician, 2009 
Henry Ford Health System CME Program

Tor Shwayder, M.D.
Guest Speaker, Children's Hospital of Michigan 52nd Annual Clinic Day. Ann Arbor, MI.
May, 2009

Research grants & supported trials

Melody Eide, M.D., MPH
Career Development Award in Healthcare Policy
07/01/08-06/30/10. DERMATOLOGY FOUNDATION    
"Association of Sociodemographic Factors & Healthcare Use with Melanoma Survival in a Diverse Cohort."   This study was designed to examine the relationship of health system factors, controlling for neighborhood demographics, such as income, and education, with melanoma prognosis in the Henry Ford Health System. Role: Principal Investigator

Qing-Sheng Mi, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Henry Ford Immunology Program Director of Research, Department of Dermatology and Department of Internal Medicine Henry Ford Health System

Active grants

American Diabetes Association (ADA) 7-05-JF-30 (PI: Mi)
Title: Fine mapping and functional dissection of mouse diabetes susceptibility Idd4.1 locus Duration: 7/1/2005-6/30/2009 10% effort
Total: $414,000
This grant is to fine map and functionally dissect mouse Idd4.1 locus.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF), 1-2005-1039 (PI: Mi)
Title: Functional dissection and fine mapping of mouse Idd4.2 locus
Duration: 11/1/2005-10/30/2009 10% effort
Total: $495,000
This grant is to fine map and functionally dissect mouse Idd4.2 locus.

JDRF, 19-2006-1065 (PI: Mi)
Title: RAGE and osteoporosis in type 1 diabetes
Duration: 11/1/2006-10/31/2009 10% effort
Total: $440,000
This grant is to investigate the role of RGAE in diabetes-mediated bone loss.

JDRF, 5-2006-918 (PI: Mi)
Title: Role of miRNAs in the development of dendritic cells in NOD mice
Duration: 11/1/2006-4/31/2009 10% effort
Total: $110,000
This grant is to test whether microRNAs control dendritic cell development in NOD mice.

JDRF, 1-2006-688 (PI: Mi)
Title: MicroRNAs and pancreatic beta cell apoptosis
Duration: 4/1/2007-3/31/2010 10% effort
Total: $495,000
This grant is to test the role of microRNAs in pancreatic beta cell apoptosis.

JDRF, 1-2008-494 (PI: Pacholczyk, Co-PI: Mi)
Title: Effect of hyperglycemia on effector and regulatory CD4 T cells in NOD mice
Duration: 9/1/2008-8/30/2011 10% effort
Total: $495,000
This grant is to investigate the effect of hyperglycemia on effector and regulatory CD4 T cells in NOD mice.

Henry Ford Hospital Clinical Trials Unit
Linda Stein-Gold, M.D.: Principal Investigator

Clinical research

A randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled, multicenter regimen finding study of subcutaneously administered AIN457, assessing Psoriasis Area and Severity Index (PASI) response in patients with moderate to severe chronic plaque-type psoriasis. (2009-2010)With Holly Kerr, M.D.

A 12 month, long-term follow-up study of patients with actinic keratosis on non-head areas (trunk and extremities) who have completed Day 57 in study PEP005-020 (2009-2010)

A Double-Blind, Randomized, Parallel-Group, Vehicle-Controlled, Multicenter Study to Evaluate the Safety and Bioequivalence of Diclofenac Sodium Gel, 3%and SolarazeTM (Diclofenac Sodium) Gel, 3% and Compare Both Active Treatments to a Vehicle Control in the Treatment of Actinic Keratosi (2009)

A Phase II, Randomized, Double-Blind, Vehicle-Controlled Cross-Over Study to Determine the Anti-Pruritic Efficacy, Safety and Local Dermal Toleration of SRD174 Cream in Subjects with Atopic Dermatitis. (2009)

A multi-center, open-label study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of PEP005 (ingenol mebutate) Gel, 0.05% in patients with actinic keratoses on non-head locations (trunk and extremities) (2009)

A multi-center, Randomized, parallel group, double-blind, vehicle-controlled study to Evaluate the efficacy and safety of PEP005 (ingenol mebutate) Gel, 0.05% in patients with actinic keratoses on non-head locations(2008-2009)

A phase 2, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, dose-ranging study to investigate the efficacy and safety of 4 dose regimens of oral albaconazole in subjects with distal subungual onychomycosis (2008-2010)With Holly Kerr, M.D.

Efficacy and Safety comparison of Adapalene 0.1% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel versus Adapalene 0.1% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel Vehicle Gel as a 6-month Acne Maintenance Treatment (2008-2009) With Holly Kerr, M.D.

Efficacy and Safety comparison of Adapalene 0.1% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Gel associated with Doxycycline Hyclate versus Adapalene 0.1% / Benzoyl Peroxide 2.5% Vehicle Gel associated with Doxycycline Hyclate 100 mg Tablets in the Treatment of Severe Acne Vulgaris (2008-2009)With Holly Kerr, M.D.

A Phase 4, Open-Label Study to Assess the Long-Term Safety of Extina (Ketoconazole) Foam, 2% in the Treatment of Seborrheic Dermatitis (2008-2009)

Holly Kerr, M.D.:
An Open Label, 3-Panel, Dose Escalation Study to Assess the Safety and Toleralbility, Pharmacokinetics, and Viral Kinetics of Two Doses of Locteron in Comparison with PEG-Intron in Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C (July 2009)
Henry Ford Health System- Sub-investigator

Iltefat Hamzavi, M.D.:

Vitiligo/Pigmentation
-Determining the Photoadaptation of depigmented skin to targeted phototherapy using UVB Light in patients with Vitiligo, 2005- ongoing
-Evaluating the Incidence of Non-melanoma skin cancer in patients with vitiligo
-Evaluating the Role of Visible Light and long Wavelength UVA light on skin pigmentation in melanocompetent patients: Unrestricted grant from Johnson and Johnson

Follicular Disorders
Prospective controlled study of the efficacy of Nd:YAG laser for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Li Zhou, M.D.:
American Association of Immunologists: Junior Faculty Travel Grant

Raechele Gathers, M.D.:
L'Oreal Corporation: Dermatologic Diseases in Skin of Color

Henry Ford Hospital resident research grants:

Lisa Xu, M.D.: Study entitled: Treatment of Hidradenitis Suppurativa with Nd:YAG laser.

Denise Woo, M.D.: Study entitled: Prospective Controlled Study on the Efficacy of  Nd:YAG laser for acne keloidalis nuchae.

Positions on national, state, or local committees

Chaffins, Marsha
Henry Ford Hospital Department of Dermatology Education Improvement Committee 2009
American Board of Dermatology Examination Committee, 2004-Present
American Board of Pathology Examination Committee, 2004-Present

Downham, Thomas
Michigan Dermatological Society, Chairman,
Malpractice Committee 1991-present
Internet Committee1995-present
Wayne County Communications Committee, Chairman 2005-present

Eide, Melody
Dermatologist-member of the Centers For Disease Control's Melanoma Monograph: subgroups on Geography, Socioeconomic status and Racial differences in melanoma, 2009-2010.
Member, American Academy of Dermatology Melanoma/Skin Cancer Committee, 2007-2009.
Member, Henry Ford Health System Health Disparities Research Collaborative, 2008-present

Journal/editorial activity

Manuscript Reviewer, J Am Acad Dermatol, 2002-present;
Manuscript Reviewer, J Invest Dermatol, 2002-present
Gathers, Raechele

Member, American Academy of Dermatology Young Physicians Committee
Hamzavi, Iltefat

Journal/Editorial activity: Reviewer for the Journal of Photodermatology, Photomedicine & Photoimmunology, Archives of Dermatology, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery and the Journal of Investigative Dermatology.

Executive Director, Institute of Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU). A Michigan based think tank that studies social policy issues as they relate to society and, in particular, Muslim American society. Award grants to researchers.

Board of Visitors for Wayne State University's School of Arts and Sciences

Scientific Grants Reviewer, Canadian Dermatology Foundation.
Lim, Henry W.

Academic appointments

07/97-present Chairman, Department of Dermatology
Clarence S. Livingood Chair in Dermatology
Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI

03/98-present Professor of Dermatology
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio

06/03- present Professor of Pathology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI

06/08- present Honorary Professor
China Medical University Shenyang, China

Wayne State University School of Medicine
01/04 - present Associate Dean for Wayne State University/Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Medical Group/Henry Ford Health System
01/04 - present Associate Dean for Wayne State University/Henry Ford Health System
08/08 - present Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Henry Ford Health System
01/02- present Member, Chairs Council
07/02 - present Ad hoc member, Research Committee
07/99 - present Member, Board of Trustees Joint Conference Committee (consisting of selected leaders of Henry Ford Medical Group and selected members of Henry Ford Health System Board of Trustees)
09/02 - present Member, Executive Committee, Henry Ford Cancer Institute
08/03 - present Member, Henry Ford Health System (HFHS) Leadership Executive and Planning Group (appointed by the CEO of HFHS)
02/06 - present Trustee, Board of Trustees, Henry Ford Hospital and Health Network
02/06 - present Trustee, Henry Ford Health System Foundation Board of Trustees
09/06 - present Member, Clinical Program Steering Committee (functions as the Executive Comm), Henry Ford Medical Group
12/06 - present Chair, Strategic Allocation Committee, HFHS Foundation
02/07 - present Member, Academic Coordinating Committee, HFMG
01/08 - present System Diversity Workgroup
05/08- present Member, Executive Committee, HFHS Foundation Board of Trustees
02/09- present Member, Academic Strategic Positioning Committee (to explore medical school relationship)

Clarence S. Livingood Lectureship and Education Fund:
07/97-Present Member, Board of Trustees
05/08- Present President

Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan
06/09-Present Member, Board of Trustees

American Academy of Dermatology
04/07 - 2/12 Chair, Council on Science and Research
08/07 - Present Chair, Ad Hoc Task Force on FDA sunscreen monograph
10/07-11/07 Judge for the 11th Annual Golden Triangle Awards
02/07 - 2/12 Member, Strategy Committee
02/08 - 2/12 Member, SCRIPT Task Force
10/08 - Member, Scientific Assembly Committee
09/08 - Present Member, Ad Hoc Work Group on Guidelines
09/08 Invited participant, Leadership Competency Development Retreat

American Board of Dermatology
1997 - 2000 Member, Part I Test Committee
01/04- Present Director
01/04- 1/07 Member, Part I Test Committee
02/04- Present Member, ad hoc task force on Computer-Based Testing
01/06- 12/08 Member, Executive Committee
07/06- Present Chair, Audit Committee
01/07 - Present Chair, Basic Science Curriculum Committee
08/07- Present Member, AHTF on Procedural Dermatology Certification
09/07 - Present Chair, Bylaws Committee

American Board of Medical Specialties
03/07 - 3/10 Member, Committee on Certification, Subcertification, Recertification, and Maintenance of Certification (COCERT)
03/08 - Present Chair, COCERT
03/05 - 3/09 Member, Board of Directors

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
09/08 - 9/14 Member, Board of Appeals Panel for Dermatology

Dermatology Foundation
2007- Present Audit Committee

Photomedicine Society
1999 - Present Chair, Public Affairs Committee

International Union of Photobiology (IUPB)
6/04 - 2009 Vice President
6/09 - Present President

Michigan Dermatological Society
5/03 - Present Immediate Past President; member, Board of Directors
11/06 - 5/09 Chair, Ad Hoc Task Force on Bylaws

The Skin Cancer Foundation:
1994 - Present Member, Photobiology Committee

Skin of Color Society
2002- Present Member, Board of Directors

National Council of Skin Cancer Prevention
5/08 - Present Co-President
5/08 - Present Member, steering committee

National Vitiligo Foundation
2007 - Present Member, Medical and Scientific Council

Scleroderma Foundation, Michigan Chapter
2007 - Present Member, Medical Advisory Board

Editorial Board:
1998 - Present Member, Peer Review Panel, Cosmetic Dermatology
2000 - Present Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery
2003 - Present Associate Editor, Journal of Investigative Dermatology
2003 - Present Section Head, Photodermatology and Skin Ageing, Faculty of 1000 Dermatology
2008 - Present Section Editor, Journal of Dermatological Science
2008 - present Senior Editor, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology
2009 - Present Member, Editorial Board, Photodermatology, Photoimmunology, and Photomedicine
2009 - Present Member, Editorial Board, Archives of Dermatology

Major administrative responsibilities:

7/97 -Present Chairman, Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital
1/04 - Present Associate Dean for Wayne State University/Henry Ford Health System
8/08 - Present Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, Henry Ford Health System

Teaching assignments:

Course/Symposium Director:
2009-Chair, Forum: Advances in Photomedicine. American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting
2009-Chair, Photobiology and Phototherapy symposium10th International Congress of Dermatology, Prague, Czech Republic
2009 Chair, Photomedicine course 5th China Dermatologist Association Annual meeting, Suzhou, China. Nov 11-14, 2009

Program Committee
2009-2015 Member, Scientific Assembly Committee, American Academy of Dermatology (responsible for planning of the AAD annual and summer meetings)

Administrative and academic appointments:

10/1995-Present Professor Dept. of Dermatology and Dept. of Immunology, Taishan Medical University, Taian, P. R. China.

05/2006-Present Visiting Professor Department of Internal Medicine and Dept. of Immunology, Medical School of Qingdao University, Qingdao, P. R. China

07/2008- Associate Professor, Graduate School, Medical College of Georgia, GA

07/2008-Present Associate Scientist (Associate Professor), Henry Ford Hospital Immunology Program, Dept of Dermatology and Dept of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI

03/2009-Present Associate Professor, Dept of Immunology and Microbiology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

03/2009-Present Visiting Professor, Dept of Dermatology, Fourth Military Medical University, Xian, China

2008-Present Director, Henry Ford Immunology Program, Henry Ford Health System
2008-Present Director of Research, Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Health    System

Grant reviewer:
Ad hoc member, Special Emphasis Autoimmune Study Section, Chinese Nature Science Foundation
Ad hoc member, MCG Combined Intramural Grant Program (CIGP)
Ad hoc member, HFHS foundation

Reviewer of Scholarly Journals
Journal of Neuroimmunology, Cell Research, Chinese Journal Medicine (English)
Journal of Immunology, Journal of Clinical Immunology, Journal of Infection Diseases
Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology

Editorial Board
International Journal of Osteoporosis and Metabolic Disorders Clinical Neuropharmacology

Nydorf, Ethan D.
Michigan Dermatological Society

Co-chair: Continuing Medical Education Committee

Awards

Bassel Mahmoud M.D., MS, PhD. The first place winner of the residents/fellows competition at the Photomedicine Society meeting for his presentation on the effect of visible light. April 2009

Bassel Mahmoud M.D., MS, PhD. The second year in a row, winner in the Fox Residents/Fellows presentation session for his presentation on the treatment of hidranetit suppurativa (he won 3rd place, clinical research category). April 2009

Bassel Mahmoud, M.D., MS, PhD, Who won the first and only prize at the Midwest Residents Fellows competition symposium at Northwestern University in Chicago, held April 22, 2009 (when all of us were at the Mich Derm meeting).

Ben Chong M.D., An alumnus, (UT Southwestern, Dallas) received his first Derm Foundation Career Development Award. April 22, 2009

Camile Hexsel, M.D., For being recognized with an "Honorary Mention" for her presentation on skin cancer in vitiligo patients in the resident competition at the Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference on January 18, 2009

Dakara Wright, M.D., who was a finalist at the Henry Ford Residents/Fellows Research Forum on February 26th. She presented her study on hair care practices in children.

Denise Woo M.D., Women's Dermatologic Society Mentorship Grant Award, Oct 19-30, 2009. Mentor: Siegrid Yu, M.D., UCSF.

Diane Jackson, M.D., Along with the Multicultural Dermatology Center, for winning the Innovation in Diversity Award from Crain's Detroit Business Magazine. Presented April 21, 2009 at the MGM Grand.

Henry W. Lim, M.D.
1998 - Present Listed in Who's Who in America. Publisher: Marquis Who's Who. New Providence, NJ

1998 - Present Listed as one of the best dermatologists in "The Best Doctors in America", Woodward/White, Inc.

2000 - Present Listed in Who's Who in the Midwest. Publisher: Marquis Who's Who. New Providence, NJ

2002 - Present Listed in Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Publisher: Marquis Who's Who. New Providence, NJ

2003- Present Listed as one of the best dermatologists, America's Top Doctors. A Castle Connolly Guide.&

2003-Present Listed as one of the TOP DOCS by Hour Detroit magazine

2004- Present Listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering. Publisher: Marquis Who's Who. New Providence, NJ

2005- Present Listed in Who's Who in the World. Publisher: Marquis Who's Who. New Providence, NJ

2005 - Present Listed as one of the best cancer doctors, America's Top Doctors for Cancer. A Castle Connolly Guide.

Edward Krull M.D., At the 67th Amer Academy of Dermatology Meeting on March 6, 2009 was posthumously awarded the Master Dermatologist Award.

Jessica Liggett, M.D., Selected to be the 2009 -2010 Livingood International Elective Award winner. She obtained the highest average percentile score on the first two years of in-training exams.

Melody Eide, M.D. In 2009 received her second year of Derm Foundation Career Development Award.

Richard Huggins, M.D. The co-winner of residents/fellows competition at the Skin of Color Society meeting for his presentation on MKTP.

Thomas Downham II, M.D., Listed in "The Best Doctors in America" from 2003 - 2010.

2009 Top Docs - Detroit Hour Magazine
Mark Balle, M.D.
Iltefat Hamzavi, M.D.
Henry W. Lim, M.D.
Linda Stein Gold, M.D.

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