Robert Sidbury
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Chief of Dermatology, Seattle Children's Hospital
Clinical Adjunct, Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine

Faculty Information

Biography

Robert Sidbury MD, MPH got his undergraduate and medical degrees from Duke University, and his Masters in Public Health from Harvard. He did his internship and residency at UCSF and the Oregon Health and Science University, and completed fellowships at Northwestern University and Harvard.  He has held faculty positions at Harvard Medical School and the University of Washington School of Medicine where he is currently Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics and chief of the Division of dermatology.  His clinical and research interests include atopic dermatitis, vascular tumors of infancy, vitamin D, and pediatric health services. Dr. Sidbury is currently site PI for clinical trials of biologic medications for AD including dupilumab and nemolizumab, as well as a trial of a topical anticholinergic agent for hyperhidrosis.  Past trials have focused on epidermolysis bullosa, hemangiomas, among other diseases. He spends most of his time outside of work playing with his four year old daughter Claire.

Education & Training: 
MD
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC
1993
Residency in Dermatology
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland OR
1995-1998
MPH
Harvard School of Public Health
Boston MA
2008
B.S.
Duke University
Durham NC
1985
Honors: 
UW Derm John E. Olerud Resident Teaching Award
2014
Presidential Citation, American Academy of Dermatology
2011