Now accepting applications for PASH 2021!

Are you interested in learning about what scientists and clinicians do in the field of dermatology? Want to gain experience conducting research in Penn laboratories? Are you a 10-12th grade Philadelphia public or charter school student? If so, the Penn Academy for Skin Health (PASH) is for you! For more information, visit our Community Outreach …

PASH: Skin biology for high school students

The Penn Academy of Skin Health (PASH) is the SBDRC’s Community Outreach initiative that is entering its 4th year. Philadelphia public high school students apply to our Saturday Academy to learn about the skin, its biology and disorders, and to conduct laboratory investigations alongside experts from the Penn SBDRC. Learn about our exciting and impactful …

Save the Date for the 2019 SBDRC Symposium

The SBDRC Symposium will take place on October 4, 2019 and will feature keynote speaker / Kligman Lecture by Dr. Sarah Millar (Professor and Director of the Black Family Stem Cell Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai). Additional talks will highlight pilot & feasibility studies funded by the SBDRC. Registration and abstract submission …

Congratulations to 2018 SBDRC P&F Grant awardees!

Congratulations to our Pilot & Feasibility grant awardees! Full Grant Thomas Leung, Department of Dermatology: “Understanding the pathogenesis of neutrophilic dermatoses” Christoph Thaiss, Department of Microbiology: “Circadian regulation of skin inflammation by the microbiome” Minigrant for Investigator in Training Mackenzie Wehner, Department of Dermatology: “Actinic keratosis validation, incidence, and association with future skin cancers”