The Department of Dermatology at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Department of Pediatrics
The Department of Pediatrics


The faculty and residents of the combined UT-H and MDACC Department of Dermatology receive about 2 million dollars of research funding per year.  Some of these are federal grants and others are funded by pharmaceutical companies to investigate potential new therapies and imaging systems. The department occupies about 2500 square feet of laboratory space across the two institutions.

Please see the individual curriculum vitae of the faculty and review their publications to get an idea of our most active areas of investigation. Our more active areas of study are listed below:

  • Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
  • Melanoma diagnostic imaging
  • Cutaneous virology
  • Immunology of skin cancer
  • Cutaneous Graft-Vs-Host disease
  • Alopecia areata
  • Psoriasis
  • Acne
  • Dermatologic surgery videoimaging
  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Dermatopathology

Additional details may be found at our MDACC site.


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