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Faculty & Advisors

2015 CONFERENCE CHAIR

James Spencer, MD, MS

James Spencer, MD, MS

Director
Spencer Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center
St. Petersburg, FL

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2015 CONFERENCE CHAIR EMERITUS

Dr. Robins

Perry Robins, MD

Professor Emeritus of Dermatology
New York University School of Medicine
New York, NY

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2015 VICE CONFERENCE CHAIR

Joel L. Cohen, MD

Joel L. Cohen, MD

About Skin Dermatology and DermSurgery
Englewood and Lone Tree, CO

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2015 ADVISORY BOARD/PLANNING COMMITTEE

Susan H. Weinkle, MD

Susan H. Weinkle, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

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2015 GDERM Program Chair

Wendy E. Roberts

Wendy E. Roberts, MD, FAAD 

Desert Dermatology Skin Institute
Rancho Mirage, CA

2015 Presenting Faculty

Andrew F. Alexis

Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH

Director, Skin of Color Center
Mount Sinai St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital
Associate Professor, Icahn School of Medicine
New York, NY

Jerry Bagel, MD

Jerry Bagel, MD

Director
Psoriasis Treatment Center of Central New Jersey
East Windsor, NJ

Leslie Baumann, MD

Leslie Baumann, MD

Chief Executive Officer
Baumann Cosmetic & Research Institute
Miami, FL

Diane Berson, MD

Diane Berson, MD   

Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Assistant Attending Dermatologist
New-York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY

Neal Bhatia

Neal Bhatia, MD

Associate Professor of Dermatology
Harbor-University of California-Los Angeles
Laser Skin Care Center Derm Associates
Long Beach, CA

Brian Biesman

Brian Biesman, MD

Director, Nashville Center for Laser and Facial Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor
Ophthalmology, Dermatology,& Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Vanderbilt University Medical Center 
Nashville, TN

Whitney Bowe, MD

Whitney Bowe, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, NY

Martin Braun, MD

Martin Braun, MD

Vancouver Laser & Skin Care Centre
Vancouver, BC

Joel L. Cohen, MD

Joel L. Cohen, MD

Vice Conference Chair
About Skin Dermatology and DermSurgery
Englewood and Lone Tree, CO

Jason Emer, MD

Jason Emer, MD  

Spalding Drive Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology
Beverly Hills, CA

Patricia Farris

Patricia Farris, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Tulane University, School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

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Adam Friedman, MD

Director of Dermatologic Research
Director of the Basic Science/Transitional Research Fellowship
Associate Residency Program Director
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

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Gerald Goldberg, MD

Clinical Professor of Dermatology
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Tucson, AZ

robert_gotkin, MD

Robert Gotkin, MD

Cosmetique Dermatology
Laser & Plastic Surgery LLP
Greenvale, NY

Pearl E. Grimes, MD

Pearl E. Grimes, MD, FAAD  

Director
Vitiligo & Pigmentation Institute of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

William Hanke, MD 

William Hanke, MD 

Professor of Dermatology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Iowa City, IA
Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Michael Kane, MD 

Michael Kane, MD 

Medical Director
Kane Plastic Surgery
New York, NY

Leon Kircik, MD

Leon Kircik, MD

Assoc. Clinical Professor of Dermatology
Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

Neil Korman, MD

Neil Korman, MD

Director, Clinical Trials Unit
Director, Murdough Family Center of Psoriasis
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Professor of Dermatology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

Clifford Warren Lober, MD, JD

Clifford Warren Lober, MD, JD

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Mary Lupo, MD

Mary Lupo, MD 

Clinical Professor of Dermatology
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, LA

Vic Narurkar, MD 

Vic Narurkar, MD   

Bay Area Laser Institute
San Francisco, CA

Maritza Perez, MD 

Maritza Perez, MD  

Director of Cosmetic Dermatology
St. Luke’s Roosevelt Medical Center
New York, NY
Advanced Derm Care PC
Danbury, CT

Pheobe Rich, MD

Pheobe Rich, MD

Adjunct Professor of Dermatology
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

Wendy E. Roberts, MD, FAAD

Wendy E. Roberts, MD, FAAD 

Desert Dermatology Skin Institute
Rancho Mirage, CA

Ritu Saini, MD

Ritu Saini, MD  

Clinical Assistant Professor
NYU Langone Medical Center
New York, NY

Deborah S. Sarnoff, MD

Deborah S. Sarnoff, MD, FAAD, FACP

Cosmetique Dermatology
Laser & Plastic Surgery LLP
Greenvale, NY

James Spencer, MD, MS

James Spencer, MD, MS

2015 Conference Chair Director
Spencer Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center
St. Petersburg, FL

Abel Torres, MD 

Abel Torres, MD 

Chair, Director of Mohs Surgery
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Loma Linda, CA

Jill S. Waibel, MD

Jill S. Waibel, MD

Clinical Voluntary Professor
University of Miami
Clinical Assistant Professor
Wright State University
Miami, FL

Susan Weinkle, MD

Susan H. Weinkle, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

Jackie Yee, MD

Jackie Yee, MD

Medical Director
Baker Plastic Surgery
Miami, FL