Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Biology

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Welcome to the
Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Biology

Dermatology Faculty

The Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology's world-class research programs facilitate clinical studies, investigate advances in dermatologic therapies and engage in studies of genetic skin diseases, connective-tissue disorders and skin cancers.

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The Jefferson Institute of Molecular Medicine is dedicated to the study of the etiology and progression of diseases, with particular focus on acquired and genetic aberrations associated with the extracellular matrix of connective tissues.


Jouni J. Uitto, MD, PhD

Jouni  Uitto, MD, PhD
Professor & Chair, Dermatology

Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Director, Jefferson Institute of Molecular Medicine

Dr. Uitto is an internationally-recognized researcher and a professor and chair of the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology since 1986.