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Unbreakable – A doctor who listens

By Mina Radman Patients come to UF&Shands for a variety of reasons, and many face the same problem as Hunter Dandurand — a rare disease few have ever heard of, let alone understand how to treat. In this issue of The POST, we take…

Welcome Dr. Ibrahim Ozmen of Corlu, Turkey, visiting International Research Scholar

The University of Florida Department of Dermatology would like to welcome Dr. Ibrahim Ozmen, International Research Scholar from Turkey. Dr. Ozmen will be observing general and surgical dermatology clinics and will also be deeply involved in the departmental research projects during his year stay in the U.S. Dr. Ozmen received his…

Diagnosing Skin Lesions: Clinical Considerations for Primary Care Practitioners

By: Allison C. Bruner, ARPN Abstract The prevalence of skin cancer, coupled with the increasing demand that has been placed upon primary care with a shortage of dermatologists, has heightened the importance of practitioners’ dermatological knowledge and skills. The need is evident for performing skin examinations for early detection…

Congratulations to our Dermatology Senior Residents and Fellows!

The University of Florida Department of Dermatology would like to congratulate our two senior residents, John Cole, M.D. and Kimberly Merkel, M.D., for successfully finishing their dermatology residency. We would also like to congratulate Dr. Katherina Kobraei and Dr. Michael Osleber for finishing their dermatopathology and Mohs surgery fellowships. Best…

Education & Training

The University of Florida Department of Dermatology is a leader in the education of medical students, residents, fellows and practicing dermatologist. Our Department offers a fellowship program in Dermatopathology.

Patient Care – Putting our Patients First

The UF Health Dermatology – Springhill is a leading dermatology clinic and referral center in North and Central Florida. We provide high quality dermatological service to our large local patient base, but also receive numerous referrals annually for our specialty clinics. For patient appointments or to contact the clinic: Phone: (352)…

Four Years Later: Candace Glenn is inspired by volunteer work in Africa

By Melanie Stawicki Azam Fourth-year UF College of Medicine student Candace Glenn knew she wanted to be a doctor before visiting northern Uganda and southern Sudan in 2007. But her experiences in Africa over the past four years opened her eyes to the specialty she wanted to pursue —…