​The Dermatology Research Education and AcadeMic team (DREAM team) brings together various members of the specialty in an effort to increase engagement in research and improve delivery of care. Identifying top priorities in research and education allows for creation of interest groups, improved collaborations, and strategic use of resources. Current areas of focus as well as areas of development include: virtual care, skin cancer, hair disorders, pediatric dermatology, inflammatory/autoimmune disorders and delivery of care. 

​Physicians Involved in Research

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Ongoing and Completed Dermatology Projects, All Funding Mechanisms

A prediction score model to identify the risk of subsequent keratinocytic carcinomas.
Shabnam Madani . Dermatology. CB. Completed.

Effect of availability of at-home phototherapy on the use of systemic medications for psoriasis.
James Click, Amy Alabaster, Debbie Postlethwaite . Dermatology. CB. Completed.

Epidemiologic Analysis of Chilblains Eruptions in the time of COVID19.
Patrick McCleskey. Dermatology. RAU. Completed.

Epidemiologic Trends in Pediatric Tinea Capitis- Data from the Northern California Kaiser Permanente Group.
Paradi Mirmirani. Dermatology. CB. Completed.

Multiple primary malignant melanomas: Incidence, characteristics, and risk factors.
Megan Moore. Dermatology. CB. Completed.

Skin Disorders Associated With Obesity in Children and Adolescents.
Paradi Mirmirani. Dermatology. CB. Completed.

Tele-dermatology and care processes.
Sangeeta Marwaha, Lisa Herrinton. Dermatology. RAU. Completed.

Tele-dermatology to diagnose rash.
Sangeeta Marwaha, Lisa Herrinton. Dermatology. DSRP. Completed.

The Association of Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia and Other Fibrotic Disorders.
Aman Samrao . Dermatology. CB. Completed.