Dr. Uitto and Dr. Li in the Jefferson Core Research Facility
Our research department continues to be a leader in the nation. We are ranked in the top 10 amongst dermatology departments in the nation and number two within Thomas Jefferson University's departments In NIH funding.
Our internationally-recognized researchers are dedicated to the study of the etiology and progression of diseases.
Our mission is to offer students and residents the chance to be involved in both clinical and academic projects.
Our Center focuses on the diagnosis and finding an effective treatment for fibrotic diseases that pose serious threats to society.
The Center works on finding effective therapies for PXE and developing personalized medicine based on specific mutations of the disease.