Publications

Each year the members of University Dermatology, Inc., along with our resident and medical student trainees, compile a list of original research publications, reviews, editorials and book chapters in medical journals, as well as poster presentations from national and international meetings and invited presentations throughout the year.

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Original Research in Peer Reviewed Journals

  1. Barsky M, Higgins HW, Lee KC, Robinson-Bostom L, Muglia JJ. Acrally distributed purpuric and necrotic lesions with pustular features-quiz case. Arch Dermatol. 2012;148(12):1411.
  2. Baibergenova AT, Weinstock MA, VATTC Trial Group. Oral prednisone use and risk of keratinocyte carcinoma in non-transplant population. The VATTC trial. J Eur Acad Derm Venereol 2012;26:1109-1115. doi:
    10.1111/j.1468-3083.2011.04226.x.
  3. Beibergenova A, Weinstock MA, Shear NH. Mortality from acquired bullous diseases of skin in Canadian adults 2000-2007. Int J Dermatol 2012 51:1325-1328. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-4632.2011.05227.x.
  4. Cruz A, Liang C, Gray J, Robinson-Bostom L, McDonald CJ. The appearance of pili annulati following alopecia areata. Cutis. 2012 Mar;89(3):145-7.
  5. Desai A, Telang GH, Olszewski AJ. Ann Hematol. Remission of primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma after a brief course of brentuximab vedotin. 2012 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print] . PMID:23086510
  6. Dyer RK, Weinstock MA, Cohen TS, Rizzo AE, Bingham SF, VATTC Trial Group. Predictors of Basal Cell Carcinoma in High Risk Patients in the VATTC (V A Topical Tretinoin Chemoprevention) trial. J Invest
    Dermatol 2012; 132:2544-2551. doi: 10.1038/jid.2012.227.
  7. Dusza SW, Halpern AC, Satagopan JM, Oliveria SA, Weinstock MA, Scope A, Berwick M, Geller AC. Prospective Study of Sunburn and Sun Behavior Patterns During Adolescence. Pediatrics 2012;129:309-317.
  8. Firoz EF, Turnbull RK, Loomis CA, Brownell I. Allergic contact dermatitis to gamma-irradiated WEBCOL® alcohol prep pads. Pediatric Dermatology, 2012 April 4;epub ahead of print.
  9. Fonder MA, Hunter-Yates J, Lawrence WD, Telang GH. Vestibular papillomatosis: a benign condition mimicking genital warts. Cutis. 2012 Dec;90(6):300-1.PMID:23409479
  10. Gavini A, Telang GH, Oslewski A. Generalized Purpuric Drug Exanthem with Hemorrhagic Plaques following Bendamustine Chemotherapy in a patient with B -Prolymphocytic leukemia. International Journal of Hematology. 2012 Mar:95(3):3311-4.
  11. Higgins W, Vaidya D, Pop-Vicas A, Telang G. Pustules and Sinus Tracts Involving the Right Arm of an Elderly Patient Arch Dermatol. 2012 Oct;148(10):1199-200. doi: 10.1001/archdermatol.2012.1695. No abstract available. PMID:23069959
  12. Higgins HW, Vaidya D and Telang G. Pustules and Sinus Tracts Involving the Right Arm of an Elderly Patient (Eumycetoma). Archives of Dermatology 2012;148:1199-200.
  13. Jacobson R, Ladizinski B, Lee KC. Uvulectomies and associated complications. JAMA Dermatol. 2013:149(1):32.
  14. Jung GW, Weinstock MA. Clinicopathologic comparisons of index and second primary melanomas in pediatric and adult populations. Br J Dermatol 2012;167:882-887. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2012.11097.x.
  15. Katalinic A, Waldmann A, Weinstock MA, Geller AC, Eisemann N, Greinert R, Volkmer B, Breitbart E. Does skin cancer screening save lives? An observational study comparing trends in melanoma mortality in regions with and without screening. Cancer 2012; 118:5395-402 doi: 10.1002/cncr.2756
  16. Ladizinski B, Lee KC. Pain in the pinnae: a sign of levamisole vasculopathy. Emerg Med J. 2013 Jan 12 [Epub ahead of print].
  17. Ladizinski B, Nutan FN, Lee KC. Nose piercing: historical significance and potential consequences. JAMA Dermatol. 2013;149(2):142.
  18. Lee KC, Keyes A, Hensley JR, Gordon JR, Kwasny MJ, West DP, Lio PA. Effectiveness of acupressure on pruritus and lichenification associated with atopic dermatitis: a pilot trial. Acupunct Med. 2012;30(1):8-11.
  19. Lee KC, Higgins HW, Lajevardi N, Cruz AP, Dufresne RG Jr.. Characteristics of squamous cell carcinoma in situ of the ear treated using Mohs micrographic surgery. Dermatol Surg. 2012;38(12):1951-5.
  20. Lee KC, Ladizinski B. Hair today, gone tomorrow: the abandonment of body hair by American women. JAMA Dermatol. 2013;149(2):208.
  21. Lee KC, Ladizinski B. Dyshidrotic eczema following intravenous immunoglobulin treatment. CMAJ. 2012 Dec 3. [Epub ahead of print]
  22. Lee KC, Higgins HW, Cruz AP, Dufresne RG Jr. Characteristics of basal cell carcinoma of the lip treated using Mohs micrographic surgery. Dermatol Surg. 2012 Dec;38(12):1956-61.
  23. Lio PA, Lee KC. Brown birthmarks. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2013 Feb 27 [Epub ahead of print].
  24. Lio PA, Lee KC. Acneiform eruptions. Arch Dis Child Educ Pract Ed. 2013 Feb 27 [Epub ahead of print].
  25. Lozano R, Naghavi M, Foreman K, Lim S, Shibuya K, Aboyans V, Weinstock MA et al. Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age-groups in 1990 and 2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet 2013;380:2095-128. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61728-0.
  26. Mannava S, Mannava KA, Nazir OF, Plate JF, Smith BP, Koman LA, Tuohy CJ. Use of botulinum toxin A for the treatment of palmar hyperhidrosis. J Hand Surg Am. February 2013; 38(2): 398-400.
  27. Mannava KA, Mannava S, Tuohy CJ, Koman LA, Robinson-Bostom L, Jellinek NJ. Longitudinal
    Melanonychia: Detection and Management of Nail Melanoma. Hand Surgery. 2013; 18(1): 133-139.
  28. Markova A, Weinstock MA. Risk of skin cancer associated with UV nail lamp use. J Invest Dermatol 2012; (in press). doi: 10.1038/jid.2012.440.
  29. Matoso A, Jellinek N, Telang GH. Verrucous Carcinoma of the Nail Unit. Am J Dermatopathol 2012 Dec;34(8):e106-10. doi:10.1097/DAD.0b013e31825fa1d6. PMID: 22722470
  30. Pietryga JA, Fonder MA, Rogg JM, North DL, Bercovitch LG.Invisible Metallic Microfiber in Clothing Presents Unrecognized MRI Risk for Cutaneous Burn. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Mar 1. [Epub ahead of print]
  31. Reid N, Jariwala S, Jerschow,Hudes G, Rosenstreich D, Fodeman J. Worsening of contact dermatitis by oral hydroxyzine: A case report. Dermatology Online Journal, 2013; 19 (2): 4
  32. Murray CJ, Vos T, Lozano R, Naghavi M, Flaxman AD, Michaud C, Weinstock MA et al. Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet 2013;380:2197-223.doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61689-4.
  33. Shaikh WR, Geller A, Alexander G, Asgari MM, Chanange GJ, Dusza S, Eide MJ, Fletcher SW, Goulart JM,
    Halpern AC, Landow S, Marghoob AA, Quigley EA, Weinstock MA. Developing an interactive web-based learning program on skin cancer: the learning experiences of clinical educators. J Cancer Educ 2012; 27:709-16.
  34. Shaikh WR, Weinstock MA, Halpern AC, Oliveria SA, Geller AC, Dusza SW. The Characterization and Potential Impact of Melanoma Cases with Unknown Thickness in the United States Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program, 1989 to 2008. Cancer Epidemiol 2012;doi10.1016/j.canep.2012.08.010.
  35. Shaikh WR, Geller A, Alexander G, Asgari MM, Chanange GJ, Dusza S, Eide MJ, Fletcher SW, Goulart JM,
    Halpern AC, Landow S, Marghoob AA, Quigley EA, Weinstock MA. Developing an interactive web-based learning program on skin cancer: the learning experiences of clinical educators. J Cancer Educ. 2012 Dec;27(4):709-16. doi: 10.1007/s13187-012-0378-4.
  36. Shimizu I, Robinson-Bostom L, Rizutto P, Hofmann J, Dufresne R. Endocrine Mucin-Producing Sweat Gland Carcinoma. Cutis. Accepted for publication.
  37. Vos T, Flaxman AD, Naghavi M, Lozano R, Michaud C, Ezzati M, Weinstock MA et al. Years lived with disability (YLDs) for 1160 sequelae of 289 diseases and injuries 1990-2010: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010. Lancet 2013;380:2163-2196. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61729-2.
  38. Waldmann A, Nolte S, Weinstock MA, Breitbart EW, Eisemann N, Geller AC, Greinert R, Volkmer B, Katalinic A. Skin cancer screening participation and impact on melanoma incidence in Germany – an
    observational study on incidence trends in regions with and without population-based screening. Br J Cancer
    2012;106:970-974.
  39. Waldmann A, Nolte S, Geller AC, Katalinic A, Weinstock MA, Volkmer B, Greinert R, Breitbart EW.Frequency of excisions and yields of malignant skin tumors in a population-based screening intervention of 360,288 whole-body examinations. Arch Dermatol 2012;148:903-910. doi: 10.1001/archdermatol.2012.893.
  40. Wang A, Fonder M, Robinson-Bostom L, Telang GH, Bercovitch L. Late onset Focal Dermal Elastosis:an uncommon mimicker of pseudoxanthoma elasticum. Jnl of Cut Pathol DOI: 10.1111/j.1600 0560.2012.01797.x
  41. Wang AR, Fonder MA, Telang GH, Bercovitch L, Robinson- Bostom L. Late-onset focal dermal elastosis: An uncommon mimicker of pseudoxanthoma elasticum. Am J Dermatopathol, 2012 Oct; 39(10):957-61. doi:
    10.1111/j.1600-0560.2012.01979.x. Epub 2012 Aug 10.
  42. Weinstock MA, Bingham SF, DiGiovanna JJ, Rizzo AC, Marcolivio K, Hall R, Eilers D, Naylor M, Kirsner R, Kalivas J, Cole G, Vertrees JE, VATTC Trial Group. Tretinoin and the prevention of keratinocyte carcinoma
    (basal and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin): a Veterans Affairs randomized chemoprevention trial. J Invest
    Dermatol 2012;132:1583-1590.
  43. Wu W, Robinson-Bostom L, Kokkotou E, Jung H, Kroumpouzos G. Dyslipidemia in Granuloma Annulare: A case-control study. Arch Dermatol. 2012 Oct;148(10):1131-6.
  1. Lee KC, Ladizinski B, Nutan FN. Systemic complications of levamisole toxicity. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012;67(4):791-2.
  2. Lee KC, Ladizinski B. The clap heard round the world. Arch Dermatol. 2012;148(2):223.
  3. Markova A, Lester J, Wang J, Robinson-Bostom L. Diagnosis of common dermopathies in dialysis patients: Review and update. Semin Dial. 2012 Jul;25(4):408-18.
  4. Wang A, Robinson-Bostom L. Letter: Papillary Dermal Elastosis. Dermatol Online J. 2012 Aug 15;18(8):11.
  5. Weinstock MA. Reducing deaths from melanoma and standards of evidence. J Invest Dermatol 2012;132:1311-1312.

Chapters and Other Publications

  1. Ladizinski B, Ladizinski R, Lee KC. MTV’s Jersey Shore and the “GTL” mantra: time to lose the “Tanning”. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012;67(6):1380-2.
  2. Lee KC, Dufresne R. Skin surgery. In: Text Atlas of Obstetric Dermatology, Kroumpouzos G, ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health – Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013.
  3. Lee KC, Ladizinski B, Nutan FN. Systemic complications of levamisole toxicity. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012;67(4):791-2.
  4. Lee KC, Ladizinski B. The clap heard round the world. Arch Dermatol. 2012;148(2):223.
  5. Lee KC, Ladizinski B, Federman DG. Complications associated with use of levamisole-contaminated cocaine: an emerging public health challenge. Mayo Clin Proc. 2012;87(6):581-6.
  6. Lekander M, Rubeor A, Telang GH. Alopecia. 2012 Ferri’s Clinical Advisor. Mosby Elsevier 2012, pages 49-50.
  7. Reid N, Fedeles F, Landow S, Robinson-Bostom L. Integrative therapies for cutaneous infectious disease. In: Integrative Dermatology Rupani R, Norman R, Shenefelt P. MD, eds. Oxford University Press, New York City. In Progress.
  8. Reid N, Robinson-Bostom L. Skin Lesions: Normal and Pathologic. Chapter in: Dermatology for Skin of Color, 2nd ed. Taylor S, Kelly AP, Lim H, Serrano A, eds. McGraw-Hill Professional. New York, NY. In progress.
  9. Schwager Z, Bercovitch L. Dermatoethics and pregnancy. In Atlas of Obstetrical Dermatology. Kroumpouzos G. (ed). Lippincott Wolters Kluwer. Philadelphia. 2012
  10. Wang AR, Bercovitch L, Masocytosis. 5-Minute Consult 2013 edition. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. Philadelphia 2013
  11. Weinstock MA, Boyle MM. Statistics of interest to the dermatologist. In: Del Rosso, ed. Year Book of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery 2012. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby, 2012;57-71.

Curricula

  1. Weinstock MA, et al. INFORMED (skin cancer training for primary care clinicians). 2012. http://www.skinsight.com/info/for_professionals/skin-cancer-detection-informed/skin-cancer-education

Abstracts

  1. Bird J, Mannava KA, Robinson-Bostom L, Shur N, Bercovitch L. A 2-year-old girl with bullous lesions at birth: epidermolytic ichthyosis. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  2. Carroll K, Telang G, Robinson-Bostom L, Jellinek N. Superficial Acral Fibromyxoma: A Case Report and Review of Unique Histology Entity and its Differential Diagnosis. Abstracts presented at the 48th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology. Seattle, Washington USA. October 20-23, 2011. Jnl of Cut Pathol
    2012:39:88-217.
  3. Eide M, Asgari M, Shaikh W, Fletcher SW, Halpern A, Geller A, Alexander G, Altschuler A, Dusza S,
    Marghoob A, Quigley E, Weinstock M. Web-based curriculum improves primary care providers’ skin cancer
    detection skills. J Invest Dermatol 2012;132 Suppl 1:S47.
  4. Higgins WH, Vaidya D, Pop-Vicas A, Telang G. An 83-year old man with right arm Eumycetoma. Abstracts presented at the 48th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology, Seattle, Washington USA. October 20-23, 2011. Jnl of Cut Pathol 2012:39:88-217
  5. Fedeles F, Lee KC, DaSilva G, Mannava KA, Telang GH, Robinson-Bostom L. A 49-year-old woman with purple papules on the thighs: multinucleate cell angiohistiocytoma. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  6. Higgins W, Vaidya D, Pop-Vicas A, Telang G. Pustules and Sinus Tracts Involving the Right Arm of an Elderly Patient. Arch of Dermatology. Kinney Research Day, March 23, 2012. Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island
  7. Katalinic A, Waldmann A, Weinstock MA, Geller A, Eisemann N, Greinert R, Brietbart E. Melanoma screening can substantially reduce melanoma mortality: evidence from the SCREEN project in Schleswig-Holstein. J Invest Dermatol 2012; 132 Suppl:S40.
  8. Lee KC, Mannava KA, Pedvis-Leftik A, Robinson-Bostom L. A 45-year-old woman with multiple tender nodules on the lower extremities: suppurative and granulomatous dermatitis with necrobiosis (etiology undetermined). Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown
    University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012
  9. Lee KC, Fedeles FF, Higgins HW, Mannava KA, Telang GH, Robinson-Bostom L. A 31-year-old man with multiple pink papules on the chin: multinucleate cell angiohistiocytoma. Case Presentation at the New England
    Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  10. Lee KC, Weinstock MA. Association of eyeglasses use with periocular keratinocyte carcinomas and actinic keratoses. J Invest Dermatol 2012;132 Suppl 1:S43.
  11. Mannava KA, Bercovitch L. A 7-year-old girl with capillary malformations, cerebellar ataxia, and global developmental delay: multiple capillary malformations associated with RASA1 mutation. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012
  12. Mannava KA, Pappas-Taffer LP, Burnside NJ. A 65-year-old man with spiny projections of the palms: spiny keratoderma of the palms. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at
    Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  13. Mannava KA, Chai S, Menard T, McDonald CJ, Telang GH, Robinson-Bostom L. A 59-year-old man with recurrent pink papules and a periumbilical plaque: primary cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma and lymphomatoid papulosis. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at
    Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  14. Markova A, Weinstock MA, Risica P, Shaikh W, Kirtania U, Ombao H. Effect of a web-based curriculum on primary care practice: the Basic Skin Cancer Triage trial. J Invest Dermatol 2012;132 Suppl 1:S42.
  15. Petersen J, Mannava KA, Dyer RK. A 33-year-old man with painful subcutaneous nodules: adiposis dolorosa. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  16. Reid N, Mannava KA, Bercovitch L, McDonald CJ. A 35-year-old woman with autoamputation of digits: familial chilblain lupus erythematosus. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical
    Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  17. Reid N, Mannava KA, Robinson-Bostom L, Bercovitch L. An 8-year-old boy with digital ulcerations: familial chilblain lupus erythematosus. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  18. Rizzo AE, Dyer RK, Cohen T, Weinstock MA. Predictors of squamous cell carcinoma in a high-risk population: V A Topical Tretinoin Chemoprevention Trial (VATTC). J Invest Dermatol 2012;132 Suppl 1:S42.
  19. Sunseri J, Mannava KA, Bercovitch L. A 17-year-old boy with desquamating erythematous lesions of the palms and soles: acral peeling skin syndrome. Case Presentation at the New England Dermatological Society Clinical Meeting at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, October 27, 2012.
  20. Shaikh W, Dusza S, Geller A, Halpern A, Weinstock M. Characterization of SEER-reported unknown melanoma thickness cases. J Invest Dermatol 2012;132 Suppl 1:S45.

Invited presentations

  • March 1, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Melanoma Research Alliance Scientific Retreat (Melanoma prevention in primary care)
  • March 16, 2012 | Bercovitch L, Meffert J. Informal Discussion Group. Dermatoethics: Contemporary Issues in Ethics and professionalism in Sermatology. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.
  • March 17, 2012 | Fedeles F, Rizutto PR and Robinson-Bostom L. Endocrine mucin-producing sweat gland carcinoma of the eyelid. Gross and Microscopic Symposium, American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA
  • March 17, 2012 | Lee KC, Vaidya D, Bercovitch L, Robinson-Bostom L. Recurrent impetigo herpetiformis: presentation after a “skip” pregnancy”. Gross and Micro Symposium, 70th American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, California
  • March 17, 2012 | Wang A, Carroll K, Bercovitch L, Robinson-Bostom L. Serendipitous histopathologic diagnoses, not just skin deep. Gross and Micro Symposium, 70th Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • March 17, 2012 | Weinstock MA, American Academy of Dermatology Annual meeting, San Diego, California (Systematic review in dermatology)
  • March 17, 2012 | Carroll KA, Pappas LK, Mercer JJ, Muglia JJ, Telang GH. Rowell’s Syndrome: A Unique Diagnostic Challenge. [Abstract] Podium Presentation at the Gross & Microscopic Dermatology Symposium at the American Academy of Dermatology 2012 Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • March 17, 2012 | Lee KC, Keyes A, Hensley JR, Gordon JR, Kwasny MJ, West DP, Lio PA. Acupressure for the treatment of pruritus associated with atopic dermatitis. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
  • March 17, 2012 | Reid N, Bercovitch L, Robinson-Bostom L, Ibrahim A, Sbicca J. Congenital Melanotic Neurofibroma (A Variant of Neurocristic Hamartoma?) in an infant with NF-1 Neurofibromatosis. Gross and Micro Symposium, 70th Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • March 17, 2012 | Markova A, Mercer JJ, Telang G, Robinson-Bostom L, Vittimberga G. Purple, pruritic papules not always lichen planus: multinucleate cell angiohistiocytoma. Gross and Micro Symposium, 70th Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • March 17, 2012 | Higgins HW, Neustadter JH, Robinson-Bostom L, Muglia JJ. A middle-aged female with acrally distributed purpuric and necrotic lesions with pustular features. Gross and Micro Symposium, 70th Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, San Diego, California.
  • March 19, 2012 | Robinson-Bostom L. Panniculitis: Basic Dermatopathology Course, 70th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, San Diego, CA (national)
  • March 19, 2012 | Robinson-Bostom L. Advanced Dermatopathology Forum, 70th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, San Diego, CA (national)
  • April 4, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest lecture, Cincinnati Dermatological Society, Cincinnati, Ohio (Adventures in chemoprevention)
  • April 5, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Procter & Gamble Scientific Lecture, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • May 4, 2012 | Lee KC, Higgins II HW, Lajevardi N, Cruz AP, Dufresne Jr RG. Squamous Cell Carcinoma in situ of the ear. American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • May 4, 2012 | Lee KC, Higgins II HW, Ugur U, Dufresne Jr RG, Cruz AP. Profile of Female Mohs Patients. American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • May 4, 2012 | Higgins II HW, Lee KC, Ugur U, Dufresne Jr RG, Cruz AP. Mohs Micrographic Surgery at an Academic Mohs Center, 10 Year Comparison (2001-2011). American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • May 11, 2012 | Lee KC, Weinstock MA. Association of eyeglasses use with periocular keratinocyte carcinomas and actinic keratosis. Society of Investigative Dermatology, Durham, NC.
  • May 4, 2012 | Higgins II HW, Lee KC, Lajevardi N, Dufresne Jr RG, Cruz AP. Basal Cell Carcinoma of the Upper Lip. American College of Mohs Surgery Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • June 1, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest Lecturer, Newport Hospital Grand Rounds, Newport, Rhode Island (Melanoma early detection: public health perspective)
  • June 1, 2012 | Robinson-Bostom L. Sun Skin Damage and Other Cancers, Newport Hospital Grand Rounds, Newport, RI (local)
  • July 21, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Atlanta, Georgia (Basal cell carcinoma)
  • August 16, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Focus Session, American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts (Optimizing management of melanoma)
  • August 16,2012 | Weinstock MA, Melanoma symposium, American Academy of Dermatology Summer
    Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts (Screening strategies for melanoma)
  • August 17, 2012 | Wu W, Robinson-Bostom L, Kokkotou E, Jung H, Kroumpouzos G. Dyslipidemia in Granuloma Annulare: A case-control study. Gross and Micro Symposium, American
    Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • August 17, 2012 | Robinson-Bostom L. Controversies in Elastic Tissue Disorders, American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting 2012, Boston, MA (national)
  • August 18, 2012 | Robinson-Bostom L. What’s Hot in Genodermatoses, American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting 2012, Boston, MA (national)
  • August 26, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest speaker, EDEN-IDEA meeting, Malmö, Sweden (The VATTC Trial)
  • September 18, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest speaker, VISN4 Teledermatology Face-to-Face Summit, Department of Veterans Affairs, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Teledermatology)
  • September 21, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest speaker, Melanoma Update 2012, Hofstra North Shore – Long Island Jewish School of Medicine, Hofstra University Club, Hempstead, New York (Melanoma early detection: public health perspectives)
  • September 22, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest speaker, Annual meeting, Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology, Ogunquit, Maine (Adventures in chemoprevention)
  • October, 2012 | Garg A, Reddy S (BUSM IV), Powers J, Jacob R, Wilson L (Univ of Utah), Belazarian L (UMass), Dominguez E (UMass), George P (Brown Univ), Robinson-Bostom L (Brown Univ), Avashia N, Wise E, Wang J (BUSM IV), Geller A (Harvard SPH) (The Integrated Skin Exam Consortium). The Skin Cancer Objective Structured Clinical Examination (SCOSCE): A multi-institutional collaboration to develop and validate a clinical skills assessment for suspicious pigmented lesions. Oral presentation, Association of Professors of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Chicago.
  • October, 2012 | Fedeles F, Theroux B, Farrell D, Dufresne R and Robinson-Bostom L. Panfollicular carcinoma. Presented at: The American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • October, 2012 | Fedeles F, Fonteneau A, Dufresne R, Telang GH and Robinson-Bostom L. Merkel cell carcinoma with crush artifact. Presented at: The American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • October 12, 2012 | Higgins II HW, Lee KC, Enzer Y. A novel method of neuromodulator threading. American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA.
  • October 12, 2012 | Mannava KA, Pop-Vicas A, Telang GH. Interstitial Granulomatous Dermatitis Following Varicella Zoster Infection in a Patient with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia. [Abstract] Poster Presentation at the American Society of Dermatopathology 2012 Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
  • October 13, 2012 | Chai S, Carqueville J, Barnhill R. Minocycline Induced Hyperpigmentation coexisting with Pigmented Purpuric Dermatitis. American Society of Dermatopathology, Chicago, Illinois (poster).
  • October 13, 2012 | Chai S, Carqueville J, Binder S. Pigmented Apocrine Hamartoma: A Rare Lesion of the Vulva. American Society of Dermatopathology, Chicago, Illinois (poster).
  • October 27, 2012 | Weinstock MA The five minute WOW! 132nd Annual meeting, American Dermatological Association, Washington DC
  • November 8, 2012 | Higgins, HW Enzer, A Novel Method for the Treatment of Perioral and Glabellar Rhytides. American Society of Opthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Chicago, IL
  • November 5, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Guest speaker, 6th Euroskin Conference, Workshop on Skin Cancer Screening, Berlin, Germany (Role of standardized education programmes for health professionals)
  • November 11, 2012 | Weinstock MA, Melanoma Prevention Working Group, ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group Fall 2012 Meeting, Hollywood, Florida (Screening: current status, next steps)
  • February 7, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Keynote speaker, Eighth Annual UNC Multidisciplinary Conference, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina (Public health science will cut melanoma deaths in half)
  • March 1-5, 2013 | Lester J, Bercovitch L, Robinson-Bostom L. Giant Cell Fibroblastoma in a 13-Year-Old Girl. Gross and Micro Symposium, 71st Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, Miami, Florida.
  • March 2, 2013 | Higgins HW, Lee KC, Muglia JJ, Robinson-Bostom L. A 10-year-old boy with erythema, desquamation, and fevers. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Gross and Microsopic Symposium, Miami, FL.
  • March 2, 2013 | Lee KC, Gorden JR, Holbrook JS, Kwasny MJ, West DP, Lio Peter. Novel use of cooling pillow for treatment of severe head and neck atopic dermatitis. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Miami, FL.
  • March 2, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Review Course in Dermatology, 71st Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, Miami, Florida (Skin cancer prevention: primary and secondary approaches)
  • March 3, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Lila and Murray Gruber Memorial Cancer Research Lectureship, 71st Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, Miami, Florida (Public health science will cut melanoja deaths in half)
  • March 3, 2013 | Higgins HW, Jenkins J, Horn TD, Kroumpouzos G. Pregnancy-associated hyperkeratosis fo the nipple: a report of 25 cases. American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Miami, FL.
  • March 3, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Forum F141: Controversies in Vitamin D, 71st Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, Miami, Florida (Can you have too much Vitamin D?)
  • March 4, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Cutaneous Oncology Symposium, 71st Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, Miami, Florida (Melanoma prevention strategies – should we focus on primary or secondary prevention approaches?)
  • March 5, 2013 | Weinstock MA Symposium S062: melanoma prevention: it’s time, 71st Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, Miami, Florida (Is it time for Americans to
    be screened: how Germany is doing it)
  • May 4, 2013 | Higgins HW, Lee KC, Mulvaney P, Altmayer S, Dufresne RG, Cruz AP. Novice vs. Experienced Mohs Surgeon. American College of Mohs Surgery, Washington D.C.
  • May 4, 2013 | Altmayer S, Lee KC, Higgins HW, Dufresne RG, Cruz AP. Profile of Mohs Patients 40 Years and Younger. American College of Mohs Surgery, Washington D.C.
  • May 4, 2013 | Lee KC, Higgins HW, Dufresne RG. Safety of procedural dermatology during pregnancy. American College of Mohs Surgery, Washington D.C.
  • May 4, 2013 | Higgins HW, Lee KC, Mulvaney P, Dufresne RG, Cruz AP. The Increased Utilization of Second-intent Healing in Mohs Micrographic Surgery American College of Mohs Surgery, Washington D.C.
  • May 4, 2013 | Uslu U, Higgins HW, Lee KC, Cruz AP, Dufresne RG, Breuninger H. Factors that
    influence disease progression in patients with head and neck melanoma. American College of Mohs Surgery, Washington D.C.
  • May 2-5, 2013 | Weinstock MA, Altmayer SA, Lee KC, Higgins HW, Dufresne RG, Cruz AP. Profile of Mohs Patients 40 Years and Younger. Poster Presentation. 45th Mohs College Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.