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

Our Research

Dr. Uitto and Dr. Li in the Jefferson Core Research Facility

Dr. Uitto and Dr. Li in the Jefferson Core Research Facility

Our research department continues to be a leader in the nation. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awards summary for fiscal year 2014, we totaled $2,221,153 in grant funding. We are ranked in the top 15 amongst dermatology departments in the nation and number two within Thomas Jefferson University's departments. Among the top researchers in dermatology is our own, Chair Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD.