Department of Dermatology Research Day

Michael McAlpine, PhD, Professor of Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Dermatology’s 15th Annual Research Day will take place on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 from 1:30 pm to 3:45 pm. All presentations will be offered as a live webinar. 

Our guest speaker for this event is Michael McAlpine, PhD, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota who will present on "3D Printing Materials & Devices on the Skin”. 

Abstracts chosen for oral presentation are listed below. There will be an additional event in the near future featuring poster presentations.

  • Samantha Gardeen, MD

Cutaneous reactions in children treated with MEK inhibitors, BRAF inhibitors, or combination therapy:  multi-center retrospective study 

  • Audrey Nguyen, Research Fellow

Use of dupilumab in pediatric patients with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis: a retrospective chart review 

  • Amrita Goyal-O'Leary, MD

Patients with mycosis fungoides are at increased risk of lymphoma, melanoma, lung cancer, and bladder cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis 

  • Rachit Gupta, MS3

Improving knowledge of Mohs surgery in patients and families with 3D-printed models and video animation


Please contact Jane Boyer,, for details on how to join the webinar.


Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 1:30pm to 3:45pm