December 2, 2022

In recognition of World AIDS Day, Dr. Sigrid Collier and colleagues collaborated on a blog post highlighting their research in HIV-associated cancer and the inequities facing patients in sub-Saharan Africa for the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Center for Global Health Spotlight Blog.

November 22, 2022

The UW Division of Dermatology is pleased to welcome Kate Biese (she/her) as a Research Study Coordinator in the Nghiem Lab. Kate officially joined the research team on Nov. 16, 2022. She will support the Nghiem Lab’s ongoing study of Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) and conduct patient outcomes research.

November 21, 2022

Dr. Cory Simpson has been chosen to receive a 2022 Outstanding Research Mentor Award from the UW School of Medicine!

November 21, 2022

Dr. Paul Nghiem, delivered the fifteenth annual Rodan + Fields Lectureship in Dermatology at the Department of Dermatology at Stanford University School of Medicine on Nov. 10, 2022, titled, “Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC): An often-lethal, virus-driven cancer provides insights into adaptive and innate anti-tumor immunity.”

November 7, 2022

UW Dermatology held its Annual Division Retreat on Friday, Nov. 4, 2022, welcoming faculty, staff and trainees for a full day of reflection, teambuilding, and goal setting.

November 2, 2022

April Schachtel, MD, has been selected to participate in the American Academy of Dermatology Association’s (AAD) 2023 Academic Dermatology Leadership Program (ADLP) and Leadership Forum (April 14-16, 2023).

October 31, 2022

Congratulations to Dr. Tomoko Akaike, Acting Instructor, who has been selected to receive a 2022 ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology) Annual Meeting Merit Award from Conquer Cancer, the ASCO Foundation.


October 27, 2022

UW Dermatology is proud to announce the establishment of a new endowment in recognition of Roy Colven, MD, and his exceptional leadership as Director of UW Dermatology’s Residency Program (2006-2022).

October 21, 2022

The University of Washington Division of Dermatology has an outstanding opportunity for a Non-Permanent Program Assistant.

October 20, 2022

The UW Division of Dermatology held its annual Robert Pommerening Memorial Lecture on Friday, October 14, 2022.