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Dr. Vincent Liu has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Ernest O. Theilen Clinical Teaching and Service Award. This award was established in 1991 and honors the faculty member who most closely exemplifies the sterling clinical and teaching qualities that were recognized in Dr. Theilen. The...
Jennifer Powers, MD joined the Department of Dermatology as an Assistant Professor on August 31, 2017. Dr. Powers comes to the University of Iowa from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. She was previously on faculty at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Powers received her bachelor’s degree from...
Congratulations to Julie McKillip on 35 years of service to UI Health Care! Julie began working at UIHC after she graduated with her BSN from Mount Mercy College. Her first position was on the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit. She went on to work in the Hematology/Oncology Unit, Clinical Research Center...
Nkanyezi Ferguson, MD, clinical assistant professor of dermatology, explains what skin tags are and how and when to have them removed, MSN reports .
The Department of Dermatology is pleased to announce the promotion of three faculty members: Dr. Hillary Johnson, Dr. Brian Swick and Dr. Marta Van Beek. Dr. Hillary Johnson has been promoted to Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology. Dr. Johnson joined the faculty in 2014 as a Clinical...
The Department of Dermatology is proud to announce the graduation of our senior residents and our fellow. These six physicians have worked hard over to complete our rigorous training program. We wish each of them the best in the following future endeavors: Dr. Nicholas Bontumasi will join a private...
This month, Iowa passed step therapy legislation, joining 13 other states offering step therapy protection to patients. In 2017, legislation also is being considered in at least 12 other states. Carole McClanahan, MD, MPH, a second-year resident at the University of Iowa, discusses her involvement...
Ali Jabbari, MD,PhD joined the Department of Dermatology as Associate Professor on January 9, 2017. Dr. Jabbari comes to us from Columbia University in New York City. He received his bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley and his MD/PhD from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Dr...
2016 Fall Newsletter
The Department of Dermatology is pleased to announce the promotion of two faculty members: Dr. Vincent Liu and Dr. Kelly Messingham. Dr. Vincent Liu has been promoted to Clinical Professor of Dermatology. Dr. Liu joined the faculty in 2005 as a Clinical Assistant Professor. He earned his bachelor’s...