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Our values are "I Care"
Do the right thing.
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Empower collective genius. Communicate openly, directly, and honestly to build trust.
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News and Events
The Wall Street Journal – Dr. Frederic Mohs, The Quest to Understand Skin Cancer
Article published June 30th, 2022 titled “The Quest to Understand Skin Cancer” features the work of University of Wisconsin Department of Dermatology Dr. Frederic Mohs.July 6, 2022
APD Statement for 2022-2023 Application Cycle
UW Dermatology 2022-2023 Interview Season Statement The faculty at the University of Wisconsin have historically taken a holistic approach to application review and interview selection. We are interested in the personal characteristics of each applicant …June 21, 2022
A Farewell Interview with Gary Wood, MD
The founding chair of the Department of Dermatology, Dr. Gary Wood, is retiring this summer. Read an interview with Dr. Wood to hear him reflect on his career and his time here in the UW Department of Dermatology.April 5, 2022
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Clinical Guest Lecture: Vishal Anil Patel, MD @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Meet Our Faculty
We are a team of physician-instructors, physician-scientists, and bench researchers from across the country and the world with one shared passion: providing the best dermatological care and research output in the region. Learn more about our faculty and leadership team.
UW-Madison is the home of historic dermatological innovations like Mohs surgery. Our department ranked 16th in NIH funding for research in 2017, holds 5 current VA Merit Review grants, and since 2014 has been one of only six NIAMS-funded Skin Diseases Research Centers in the nation. Our clinicians provide care in clinics and several UW-affiliated hospitals, including the Middleton…
Make a Donation
Here is a way for you to make a real difference in the lives of people here in Madison and around the globe – contribute to the research and education missions of the Department of Dermatology! You will help support the training of new dermatologists by contributing to our residency fund. You will help find…
15 Years as a Department
Dermatology turned 15 in 2017. Read about where we’ve been and where we are going as a department.
A list of selected publications by clinical and research faculty and their staff.