Photograph of Dr. Pentland

Alice Pentland, MD
Chair and Professor of Dermatology
Director, Center for Future Health
University of Rochester Medical Center

"Prostaglandins in Photocarcinogenesis"

Research Presentation
Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Speaker Bio

Dr. Alice Pentland is the James H Sterner Professor and Chair of Dermatology at the University of Rochester. She has held this position for 19 years. She has served on study section, NIH council, the NIH Board of Scientific councilors and now is Secretary -Treasurer of the Society for Investigative Dermatology. She also pursued a long term interest in health care technology with a focus on self- care, serving for 15 years as the Director of the Center For Future Health. The focus of her basic research over her career has been photobiology and photocarcinogenesis and how it is influenced by lipid mediators, particularly prostaglandins.

Image and bio courtesy of Dr. Pentland

Support for this seminar is provided in part through a grant from WISELI

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