Dermatology Foundation
 
  
Research Awards Program

The DF's Research Awards Program offers a variety of research awards intended to advance the specialty. An emphasis is placed on supporting research that benefits the dermatology community at large and has significant potential to advance patient care. It is the expectation that the recipients of Foundation awards will be tomorrow's expert teachers, innovative investigators and master clinicians in dermatology.

The DF 2019 Research Award Recipients were announced at the Foundation's annual membership meeting in Washington, DC on March 2nd. Congratulations to all who received the DF's 59 research awards.

Several of the recipients stopped by the DF booth to share their thanks.

  • Brian C. Capell, M.D., Ph.D. - Charles and Daneen Stiefel Scholar Award in Skin Cancer
    Brian C. Capell, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Pennsylvania
    Charles and Daneen Stiefel Scholar Award in Skin Cancer
  • Marlys S. Fassett, M.D., Ph.D. - Physician Scientist Career Development Award
    Marlys S. Fassett, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of California, San Francisco
    Physician Scientist Career Development Award
  • Shawn G. Kwatra, M.D. - Medical Dermatology Career Development Award
    Shawn G. Kwatra, M.D.
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
    Medical Dermatology Career Development Award
  • Alicia Little, M.D., Ph.D. - Women's Health Career Development Award
    Alicia Little, M.D., Ph.D.
    Yale University School of Medicine
    Women's Health Career Development Award
  • Alina Markova, M.D. - Medical Dermatology Career Development Award
    Alina Markova, M.D.
    Cornell University
    Medical Dermatology Career Development Award
  • Aaron M. Secrest, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H. - Public Health Career Development Award
    Aaron M. Secrest, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
    University of Utah
    Public Health Career Development Award
  • JiaDe Yu, M.D. - Pediatric Dermatology Career Development Award
    JiaDe Yu, M.D.
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Pediatric Dermatology Career Development Award

2020 Research Awards Program

The Dermatology Foundation is pleased to offer research funding opportunities for early- to mid-career investigators. Award descriptions, eligibility requirements and application details for the 2020 research awards will be made available in July of this year.

If you have any questions regarding the Foundation's Research Awards Program, or a current award, please call the Foundation office at 847-328-2256. Or if you prefer, you may send your inquiry to dfrap@dermatologyfoundation.org.

Award recipients can do something specific to help the Dermatology Foundation continue funding the research projects of today. The Foundation has prepared a PowerPoint slide to be used in your research presentations. It reads: "The Dermatology Foundation has supported and advanced my career." Click here to view and download a copy of the PowerPoint DF slide, or download the slide as a PDF.

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