The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal

MAY 2015

The 2012 edition of The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal features medically reviewed, reader-friendly articles such as tanning, the increasing incidence of skin cancer diagnoses among young women, & the prevalence of melanoma among white males over 50.

Issue link: https://skincancer.epubxp.com/i/526209

Contents of this Issue

Navigation

Page 6 of 115

Meg Gerrard, PhD, and Rick Gibbons, PhD | Social psychologists at the University of Connecticut. They study social factors related to health behavior and health status. Much of their research has focused on why adolescents and young adults engage in unhealthy behaviors, such as substance use, risky sex, and sun exposure, even though they know those behaviors are risky. C. William Hanke, MD | Senior Vice President of The Skin Cancer Foundation. He graduated from the University of Iowa College of Medicine and has practiced Mohs surgery in Indianapolis for many years. He is Past President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the International Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American College of Mohs Surgery, and the American Academy of Dermatology. Debra Jaliman, MD | A dermatologist with a private practice in New York City. She is an assistant professor of dermatology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. A spokesperson for the American Academy of Dermatology, she appears frequently on television and in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Allure, Glamour, Self, and InStyle. Dr. Jaliman's book, Skin Rules: Trade Secrets from a Top New York Dermatologist, was released in 2012 (St. Martin's Press). Donal Logue | Award-winning actor who most recently appeared in Copper, Sons of Anarchy and Vikings, which just concluded its third season. He is now co-starring as Detective Harvey Bullock in Fox's new Batman prequel TV series, Gotham, and joined the cast of Law and Order SVU, appearing on March 12. He is also a trucker and new novelist, whose fi rst novel, AGUA, will be released by Harper Collins later this year. He urges skin cancer survivors everywhere to have any unusual looking spots on their skin checked out by a doctor. Robert Norman, MD | Has practiced dermatology for more than 30 years. He has written 32 books, including 12 textbooks of dermatology, and published over 200 articles. His most recent book for the public is The Blue Man and Other Stories of the Skin. Dr. Norman is a Fellow in The Skin Cancer Foundation's Professional Membership program. Sherry Pagoto, PhD | Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School and Co-founder of the UMass Center for Health and Social Media. Her skin cancer prevention research is focused on reducing intentional UV exposure. She is also interested in developing research that informs skin cancer prevention policies. Melanie Palm, MD, MBA | Director of Art of Skin MD in Solana Beach, CA, and an assistant volunteer clinical professor of dermatology at the University of California San Diego. She is a member of The Skin Cancer Foundation's Amonette Circle. Maritza I. Perez, MD | Founder and Director of Advanced Dermaesthetics in New Canaan, CT, Dr. Perez is Director of Cosmetic Dermatology at Mt. Sinai Roosevelt Medical Center, Associate Director of Procedural Dermatology at Beth Israel Medical Center, and Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine in New York City. She is a recipient of the Dermatology Foundation Award and Fellowship and The Skin Cancer Foundation's Joseph G. Gaumont Fellowship in Dermatologic Surgery with Dr. Perry Robins at New York University Medical Center, New York City. Dr. Perez is also a Senior Vice President of The Skin Cancer Foundation. Cynthia J. Price, MD | A dermatologist and pediatrician who is fellowship-trained in pediatric dermatology, she is in private practice at Linder Dermatology & Skin Cancer Surgery Center in Scottsdale, Arizona. She specializes in adult, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Price served as Chief Resident at the University of Miami, one of the top dermatology training programs in the country. Her multi-center research trial on hemangiomas achieved national recognition. Dr. Price has more than 40 publications in dermatology and is a frequent speaker at national conferences. Dr. Price is a Fellow in The Skin Cancer Foundation's Professional Membership program. Perry Robins, MD | Founder and President of The Skin Cancer Foundation. He is Professor Emeritus of Dermatology and former Chief of the Mohs Micrographic Surgery Unit at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Robins has been honored for distinguished service by the four leading dermatologic societies and is chairman of skin cancer conferences in the US and around the world. He is the Founder-President of the International Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Founder/Former President of the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and Former President of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He has published extensively in major medical journals, authored fi ve books, and is the Founder of the Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. Dr. Robins has been named an honorary member of 11 international dermatology societies. Amy Rose, MD | Practices dermatology in Greenvale, New York. She is a clinical instructor of dermatology in the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology at New York University in New York City. Dr. Rose is a Fellow in The Skin Cancer Foundation's Professional Membership program. Deborah S. Sarnoff, MD | Clinical Professor of Dermatology in the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University School of Medicine. Co-founder and Co- director of Cosmetique, a private practice in Manhattan and Long Island, she is an expert in cosmetic dermatology, laser surgery and Mohs surgery for the treatment of skin cancer. Senior Vice President of The Skin Cancer Foundation, Dr. Sarnoff is also Co-Editor- In-Chief of Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. Dr. Sarnoff has published widely in medical journals, and is the author of Beauty and the Beam: Your Complete Guide to Cosmetic Laser Surgery, and Instant Beauty: Getting Gorgeous on Your Lunch Break (St. Martin's Press). Amy Forman Taub, MD | Founded Advanced Dermatology (AD), one of the top 50 medical and cosmetic dermatology practices in the US, specializing in skin cancer detection, aesthetic dermatology, laser surgery, photodynamic therapy, and procedural treatments for acne and scarring. Dr. Taub also founded the website skinfo.com and opened skinfo® Specialty Skincare Boutique in the same locations as AD. Dr. Taub is a pioneer in photodynamic therapy and full facial volumetric fi ller rejuvenation, as well as an expert in laser treatment. She is a frequent lecturer and author in the US and abroad, with 10 book chapters and over 20 original peer-reviewed publications in major journals. She is a member of The Skin Cancer Foundation's Amonette Circle. 5

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

Archives of this issue

view archives of The Skin Cancer Foundation Journal - MAY 2015