News, Highlights and


We currently have several open physician positions. Please click here for further details


Paul Nghiem, MD, PhD was named one of Newsweek's Top Cancer Doctors of 2015!

Welcome to the Division of

Dermatology at the
University of Washington

The mission of the Division of Dermatology is to provide outstanding patient care, train and mentor future leaders in dermatology, and advance dermatologic knowledge. We provide high quality patient care at multiple sites in the greater Seattle area, in conjunction with one of the nation's top dermatology residency and training programs.

Pommerening Lecture Event
October 23, 2015

This year our annual Robert Pommerening Memorial Lecture is on Friday, October 23, 2015.  We are honored to have
Dr. Youn Kim, The Joanne and Peter Haas, Jr., Professor for Cutaneous Lymphoma Research, Professor, by courtesy, of Medicine (Oncology), Stanford University Medical Center, as our guest speaker. 

Her presentation is entitled:

Therapeutic Advances in Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma Research.”

Read more on Dr. Kim here.

Please notify Kelsey Sitton at or
206-543-5291 if you plan to present a patient.  If you wish to send pathology slides for the patient presentations, please send them directly to Kelsey c/o UWMC Dermatology, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 356524, Seattle, WA 98195-6524,
no later than October 9, 2015.

Grand Rounds

October 7, 2015

"Tools for Querying the EMR for Observational Research and Quality Assurance"

Robert Harrington, MD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Director, Clinical Research Core, Center for AIDS Research (UW/FHCRC)
Medical Director,
Madison Clinic
Associate Section Chief, Infectious Diseases, HMC

October 14, 2015

Patient Conference

October 21, 2015

"Updates on Skin Conditions in Allergy"

Matthew Altman, MD
Assistant Professor
Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

October 28, 2015

Patient Conference

Grand Rounds>>


Missed a grand rounds lecture?

Past lectures are once again available online! Go to our Division Intranet to check it out! (Faculty and staff only)