Departmental Leadership

Seth Orlow, MD, PhDSeth J. Orlow, MD, PhD

Chairman, The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology
Samuel Weinberg Professor of Pediatric Dermatology
Professor of Cell Biology and of Pediatrics
Director, Program for Cutaneous Biology and Skin Disease

  • Cellular and molecular biology of melanocytes
  • Dermatologic and oncologic therapeutics
  • Pediatric and adolescent dermatology including skin, hair, nail disorders
  • Congenital and genetic skin disorders

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, MD, PhD (Molecular Pharmacology)
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Intern (Pediatrics)
Yale University School of Medicine, Resident (Dermatology)
Yale University School of Medicine, Fellow (Dermatology)

 

David E. Cohen, MD, MPHDavid E. Cohen, MD, MPH

Vice Chairman for Clinical Affairs
Charles C. and Dorothea E. Harris Professor of Dermatology
Director of NYU Dermatologic Associates
Director of Allergic, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology

  • Allergic and Irritant Contact Dermatitis
  • Occupational and Environmental Skin Disorders and Infections
  • Inflammatory Skin Diseases (Eczema and Psoriasis)
  • Facial Dermatoses (Acne, Rosacea)

State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Medicine, MD
Columbia University School of Public Health, MPH (Environmental Science)
NYU School of Medicine, Resident (Dermatology)
Columbia University School of Public Health, Resident (Occupational and Environmental Medicine)

 

John A. Carucci, MD, PhDJohn A. Carucci, MD, PhD

Professor of Dermatology
Chief, Mohs Micrographic and Dermatologic Surgery
Program Director, Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship

  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Flap and graft reconstructive surgery
  • Treatment of skin cancers, including basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas and melanoma
  • Treatment of less common nonmelanoma skin cancers
  • Laser procedures

State University of New York - Health Science Center, Brooklyn, MD, PhD (Immunology)
Yale New Haven Hospital, Intern (Internal Medicine)
NYU School of Medicine, Resident (Dermatology)
Yale New Haven Hospital, Fellow (Mohs Micrographic and Advanced Dermatologic Surgery)

 

Nicholas A. Soter, MDNicholas A. Soter, MD

Medical Director, Skin and Cancer Unit, NYU Langone Medical Center
Professor of Dermatology

  • Mast cell biology
  • Inflammatory mediators in dermatologic disorders
  • Pathophysiology of urticaria, photosensitivity disorders, cutaneous necrotizing vasculitis, and mastocytosis

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, MD
Boston City Hospital, Intern (Medicine)
Baylor University Affiliated Hospitals, Resident (Dermatology)
Massachusetts General Hospital, Resident (Dermatology)
Harvard Medical School, Research Fellow (Immunology)

 

Jo-Ann M. LatkowskiJo-Ann M. Latkowski, MD

Director, Dermatology Residency Training Program
Acting Director, Department of Dermatology, Manhattan Veterans Administration Hospital
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

  • Cutaneous lymphomas including mycosis fungoides, Sézary Syndrome, cutaneous anaplastic large cell lymphoma, lymphomatoid papulosis, cutaneous B cell lymphoma and pseudolymphoma
  • Complex medical dermatological conditions

NYU School of Medicine, MD
Beth Israel Hospital, Intern (Internal Medicine)
NYU School of Medicine, Resident (Dermatology)

 

Shane Meehan, MDShane Meehan, MD

Director, Dermatopathology Section
Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship Training Program
Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pathology

  • Microscopic diagnosis of melanoma and nevi including Spitz nevi, atypical nevi, and congenital nevi and inflammatory dermatoses

Dartmouth Medical School, MD
University of California, San Francisco, Student Fellow (Anatomic Pathology and Dermatopathology)
Stanford University School of Medicine, Resident (Anatomic Pathology)
Stanford University School of Medicine, Fellow (Surgical Pathology)
NYU School of Medicine, Fellow (Dermatopathology)

 

Miriam K. Pomeranz, MDMiriam K. Pomeranz, MD

Associate Director, Dermatology & Syphilology, Bellevue Hospital
Director of Vulvar Disease, Bellevue Hospital
Chair, Residency Selection Committee
Associate Professor of Dermatology

  • Adult medical dermatology
  • Pregnancy dermatoses
  • Vulvar dermatoses

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
Columbia University Medical Center, Intern (Internal Medicine)
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Resident (Dermatology)
NYU School of Medicine, Fellow (Dermatopharmacology)

 

Roger Ho, MD, MPHRoger Ho, MD, MPH

Director of Resident Education
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

  • General medical dermatology (psoriasis, eczema, acne, rosacea, skin cancer detection, and other rashes)
  • Dermatoepidemiology
  • Male dermatological care

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
Yale University, M.S. (Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics)
Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, M.P.H. (Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Intern (Internal Medicine)
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Resident (Dermatology)

 

Vikash Oza, MDVikash Oza, MD

Associate Program Director, Dermatology Residency Training Program
Director, Pediatric Dermatology

Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics​

  • Pediatric dermatology
  • Infantile hemangiomas and Vascular Anomalies (port wine stains, venous, lymphatic and mixed malformations)
  • Genetic skin disorders
  • Inpatient pediatric dermatology

 New York University School of Medicine, MD
 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Resident (Pediatrics)
 University of California, San Francisco, Resident (Dermatology)
 University of California, San Francisco, Fellow (Pediatric Dermatology)
 

Nooshin Brinster, MDNooshin Brinster, MD

Associate Program Director, Dermatology Residency Training Program
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

  • Alopecia
  • Inflammatory dermatoses
  • Connective tissue disorders
  • Melanocytic lesions

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
University of California, San Francisco, Intern (Internal Medicine)
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
Resident (Dermatology)
Harvard Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Fellow (Dermatopathology)

Kristen I. Lo Sicco, MDKristen I. Lo Sicco, MD

Associate Medical Director, NYU Skin and Cancer Unit
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

  • Hair Diseases / Alopecia
  • Nail Abnormalities
  • General Dermatology
  • Connective Tissue Disease

Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, MD
Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Intern (Internal Medicine)
The University of Pittsburgh, Resident (Dermatology)