Healio Dermatology Announces New Peer Perspective Board

February 8, 2024

Thorofare, NJ – Healio Dermatology is excited to announce the establishment of a new Peer Perspective Board. The board members, consisting of key opinion leaders and experts in dermatology, will assist in content selection and act as ambassadors for Healio beginning February 7, 2024.

The Peer Perspective Board is led by Chief Medical Editor, Joel M. Gelfand, MD, MSCE. Gelfand formerly served as Chief Medical Editor for Healio Psoriatic Disease and is the James J. Leyden Professor of Clinical Investigation and professor of dermatology and epidemiology at University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, the founding scientific director of the Center for Clinical Sciences in Dermatology, as well as the medical director of the Psoriasis and Phototherapy Treatment Center. In his new expanded role for Healio Dermatology, he will help inform coverage and contribute video and written commentary to the site.

“I am delighted to work with Healio Dermatology and the outstanding experts on the Peer Perspective Board to help provide our colleagues who take care of dermatology patients with the most timely new information they need to achieve great clinical outcomes,” Gelfand said. “Together we will help identify the most promising new developments in the field of dermatology which is seeing unprecedented advances in the medical, surgical and cosmetic management of skin disorders.”

Joining Healio Dermatology are:

  • Macrene Alexiades, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Jerry Bagel, MD, MS
  • Tina Bhutani, MD, MAS
  • Dawn Marie R. Davis, MD
  • Lawrence Eichenfield, MD
  • Anthony Fernandez, MD, PhD
  • Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD
  • Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD
  • John E. Harris, MD, PhD
  • Jennifer L. Hsiao, MD
  • Brett King, MD, PhD
  • Ginette A. Okoye, MD
  • Veronica Richardson, MSN, ANP-BC
  • Hannah Rodriguez, MPAS, PA-C

The board members come from a diverse background of career stage, gender and subspecialty. Their combined years of experience and expertise in various specific areas in dermatology provides perspective on research which allows Healio to continue to serve health care professionals with content tailored to their needs.

“At Healio, we strive to publish specialty content that is timely, accurate and of interest,” said Stacey Adams, Vice President, News and Initiatives at Healio. “Our collaboration with dermatology leaders and experts allows us to learn firsthand what the community is interested in so we can bring that directly to our readers.”

For more information on the advisory board, visit Healio.com/Dermatology, or contact David Mullin, Senior Editorial Director, at [email protected] or 856.994.9900 ext. 278.


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