Complete Curriculum Vitae

Birth Date:

April 5, 1945 (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)



Muhlenberg College
Allentown, Pennsylvania
B.S. (cum laude)

Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania



Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Dermatology Residency:
Temple University School of Medicine

Veterans Administration Hospital
(Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin)
Wood, Wisconsin
Chief Resident, 1973-1974


Honors, Awards, and Positions Held:

Top Doctor, U.S. News and World Report magazine
Southern California Super Doctors
Top Doctors, Pasadena magazine
Past President, Los Angeles Metropolitan Dermatological Society
Reviewer, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Spokesperson, American Academy of Dermatology
Consulting Dermatologist, City of Hope Medical Center
Secretary – Treasurer, California Congress of Dermatological Societies
Health Tap Leading Medical Expert
Research Fellowship, United States Department of Public Health, 1968 and 1969
Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, 1966
Phi Delta Epsilon Honorary Journalism Fraternity


Academic Position:

Clinical Professor of Medicine Emeritus (Dermatology), Keck University of Southern California School of Medicine


Board Certification:

1975, American Board of Dermatology
1977, Certification of Special Competence in Dermatopathology (American Boards of Pathology
and Dermatology)



California 1974
Wisconsin 1972
Pennsylvania 1971
National Board of Medical Examiners 1971


Hospital Staff Appointments:

Methodist Hospital of Southern California, Arcadia, California
Huntington Memorial Hospital, Pasadena, California


Society Memberships:

Los Angeles Metropolitan Dermatological Society
(President 1985-1986)
(Executive Board Member 1980-1987)
California Congress of Dermatological Societies
(Secretary-Treasurer 1984-1986)
Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
Advisory Council Representative, American Academy of Dermatology