UW Dermatology by the numbers

We are…

A clinical department in the UW Health System

An academic department within the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health

We are a team of…

27 total faculty
21 clinical faculty
13 research faculty (clinical & bench)
7 Scientists
8 Advance Practice Providers (NPs and PAs)
12 Residents
1 Mohs Surgery Fellow
4 Post-Doctoral Research Fellows
3 Doctoral Graduate Students
1 Masters Graduate Student
5 Research Staff
11 Administrative Staff

We practice at…

5 Clinics: Big East, Big West, 1 South Park, 20 South Park, UWH Transformations

4 Hospitals: American Family Children’s Hospital, Meriter Hospital, Middleton VA Hospital, UW Hospital

2 Telehealth Programs: one for the VA, and one for UW Health

2 Research Locations: Medical Sciences Center, Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (Tower 2)

We research…

Cancer chemoprevention and treatment

Molecular mechanisms of cancer development

Molecular diagnosis of skin diseases

Clinical trials testing for novel treatments of skin diseases

Translational investigations of genetic correction of skin diseases

Our 2019 clinical efforts were marked by…

2,232 malignant & benign lesions removed

2,780 Mohs surgery cases

23,026 Dermatopathology specimens reviewed

56,742 patient visits

Our 2019 research output was marked by…

1 new research lab (for a total of 8)

1 new endowed professorship (for a total of 8)

5 active VA grants

36 total active grants

$1,116,183 in new awards from NIH

$15,19,316 in total research funds for projects over the next 5 years

Read more about…

Our history, and our vision for the future

Our Research and Clinical Education programs

Our faculty, scientists and staff (and see us in action!)

How you can join our team

Or, contact us with any questions you might have

To Heal
To Educate
To Discover

Our Mission