The Open Dermatology Journal

ISSN: 1874-3722 ― Volume 15, 2021

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Craig G. Burkhart (Biography
Craig G. Burkhart

Dr. Craig G Burkhart, a board certified dermatologist, is a Clinical Professor at University of Toledo College of Medicine in Toledo, Ohio and Clinical Assistant Professor at Ohio University of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio. After graduating cum laude from University of Pennsylvania with Phi Beta Kappa honors, he received his medical degree from University of Toledo College of Medicine. He became head of dermatology at the University Of Toledo College Of Medicine for three years before starting private practice in Sylvania, Ohio. He has co-written one book, written over 25 book chapters, and has published over 500 articles. He has been awarded several research grants. He has served in over 30 editorial boards and has served in several leadership positions including President of the Ohio State Dermatology Association.


Department of Medicine
University of Toledo
Toledo, OH


Cassian Sitaru (Biography
Cassian Sitaru

Dr. Cassian Sitaru is a physician scientist at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany. He studied medicine and psychology in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, and earned doctoral degrees from the Medical Schools of the “Iuliu-Hatieganu” University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania and Würzburg, Germany. Dr. Cassian Sitaru's research interests include: Pathomechanisms of pathogenic autoantibody production and of inflammatory autoimmune tissue damage Development of diagnostic tests and novel therapeutic strategies in autoimmune dermatoses. He published numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals and serves as reviewer for medical journals. He is member of the Editorial Boards of the Open Pathology Journal, the Open Autoimmunity Journal, Biology and Therapy of Cancer Cell, and of the Faculty of 1000 Medicine, section Dermatology.


Department of Dermatology
Universitats Klinikum Freiburg and Medical Faculty
Freiburg in Breisgau

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Enzo Errichetti (Biography
Enzo Errichetti

Dr Errichetti is author or co-author of approximately 50 papers in peer-reviewed national and international journals, and he has served as a peer reviewer for several international journals. Moreover, he has attended as a speaker in national and international congresses and/or meetings. He is a member of SIDeMAST (Società Italiana di Dermatologia medica, chirurgica, estetica e delle Malattie Sessualmente Trasmesse), “Gruppo SIDeMaST di Diagnostica non invasiva ed epiluminescenza”, and International Dermoscopy Society. His main fields of interest are dermoscopy of melanocytic lesions and non melanocytic disorders (including tumoral and inflammatory diseases), and psoriasis/anti-psoriatic therapies.


Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine
University of Udine

Toshio Hasegawa (Biography
Toshio Hasegawa

Toshio Hasegawa graduated Kitasato University School of Medicine in 1997 and received PhD from Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine in 2005. He has been a Senior Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine in Tokyo, Japan since 2013.


Department of Dermatology
Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine

Arjen F. Nikkels (Biography
Arjen F. Nikkels

Arjen F. Nikkels is full time professor and heading the Department of Dermatology at the University Hospital of Liège, Belgium. His clinical work deals predominantly with the medical and surgical care of skin cancer patients. He teaches dermatology and venereology for medical, pharmaceutical and dental students. He currently trains 7 residents in dermatology and coaches 4 PhD theses. He is a regular speaker on cutaneous virology at EADV and the AAD annual meetings and the World Congress of Dermatology. He is involved in several drug trials. He published more the 130 publications in well-known dermatology journals. He is a member of the EADV and AAD as well as of the Belgian and French dermatology societies.


Department of Dermatopathology
University Hospital of Liège

Jeffrey M. Weinberg (Biography
Jeffrey M. Weinberg

Jeffrey M. Weinberg, MD, is an associate clinical professor of dermatology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Dr. Weinberg graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia and completed an internship in medicine at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Weinberg is on the editorial board and is a Senior Editor of Cutis. He is a member of the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation. His clinical research encompasses a variety of dermatology-related topics, including studies of diagnostic methods in the evaluation of onychomycosis.


Department of Dermatology
St. Luke`s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, NY

Fukumi Furukawa (Biography
Fukumi Furukawa

Fukumi Furukawa is a Japanese Dermatologist. He graduated Faculty of Medicine, Kyoto University and got PHD at Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University. He is now Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Dermatology, Wakayama Medical University, Japn from 1999. He served as President of Japanese Society for DermatoallergologyPresident of Japanese Society for Aesthetic Dermatology, President of the 114 Annual Meeting of Japanese Dermatology Association. He received Dermatology Foundation Fellowship Award, 44th Annual Meeting of AAD and Congressus Mundi Dermatologie Scientific Poster Award, 17th Word Congress.


Department of Dermatology
Wakayama Medical University

George Kroumpouzos (Biography
George Kroumpouzos

George Kroumpouzos, MD, PhD, FAAD is Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, USA, and Professor of Dermatology, Collaborator, at Jundiaí Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is the Medical Director of GK Dermatology, PC. Dr. Kroumpouzos’ expertise is in the fields of obstetric/gynecologic dermatology, procedural dermatology, skin and vulvovaginal rejuvenation, and disorders of pigmentation. He has authored 90 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and edited the Text Atlas of Obstetric Dermatology. Dr. Kroumpouzos has served on the Editorial Board of several dermatology journals. He is the recipient of several scholarships and awards.


Department of Dermatology
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
New York

Tania Oberyszyn (Biography
Tania Oberyszyn

Dr. Oberyszyn is a Professor and Vice Chair for Academic Affairs in the Department of Pathology at The Ohio State University. She received her Ph.D. from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in 1990. She has served as a mentor/advisor for many undergraduate, medical students and graduate students as well as postdoctoral fellows and junior faculty, and her trainees have received various local and national awards. Her research has been published in many journals including Journal of Investigative Dermatology, Cancer Research and American Journal of Pathology.


Department of Pathology
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

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