Penn Dermatology

Penn Dermatology Faculty and Investigators

Ellen J. Kim, MD

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Sandra J. Lazarus Associate Professor in Dermatology
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
Department of Dermatology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
14 Penn Tower, Room 1477
1 Convention Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-5060
Fax: 215-615-4966
A.B. (East Asian Studies)
Harvard University, 1991.
University of Pennsylvania, 1996.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Brigham and Woman's Hospital, Boston, MA, 1996-1997.
Resident in Dermatology, Boston University/Tufts University, Boston, MA, 1997-2000.
Research Fellow, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, 2000-2002.
American Board of Dermatology (recertified 2009), 2000.
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Description of Research Expertise

Clinical trials for cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL)

Description of Clinical Expertise

Cutaneous Lymphomas (T-cell and B-cell) and lymphoproliferative disorders
Dysplastic Nevi
Malignant Melanoma
Cutaneous Sarcoidosis

Selected Publications

Kim EJ, Stadecker M, Washburn JC. : Multiple facial papules in an adult: multiple fibrofolliculomas. Arch Dermatol 139(2): 215-220, 2003.

Richardson SK, McGinnis KS, Shapiro M, Lehrer MS, Kim EJ, Vittorio CC, Junkins-Hopkins JM, Rook AH.: Extracorporeal Photopheresis and Multimodality Immunomodulatory Therapy in the Treatment of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma. J Cutan Med Surg September 2003.

Richardson SK, Budgin JB, Junkins-Hopkins JM, Vittorio CC, Lee J, Miller, Jr. WT, Rook AH, Kim EJ. : A Novel Therapeutic Combination for HTLV-1 Associated Adult T-Cell Leukemia/Lymphoma. Archives of Dermatology 2003.

Kim EJ, Park HY, Puri N, Yaar M, Gilchrest BA. : The effect of vascular endothelial growth factor on normal human melanocytes. (Presented at the Society of Investigative Dermatology Meeting, Washington D.C. 2001.

Kim EJ, Foad M, Travers R. : Ecthyma gangrenosum in an AIDS patient with normal neutrophil count. J Am Acad Dermatol 41(5 Pt 2): 840-841, 1999.

Worsley DF, Alavi A, Kim E, Palevsky HI. : Scintigraphic appearance of albuterol-induced inhibition of hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction. Clin Nucl Med 19(10): 901-903, 1994.

Kim EJ, Kim C, Palevsky H, Alavi A: Pulmonary Perfusion Distribution after Single Lung Transplantation in Emphysema Patients vs Primary Pulmonary Hypertension Patients is Different. (Presented at the Society of Nuclear Medicine 40th Annual Meeting, Toronto, 1993.

Demetri GD, Spertini O, Pratt E, Kim E, Elias K, Antman K, Tedder TF, Griffin JD. : GM-CSF and G-CSF have different effects on expression of the neutrophil adhesion receptors LAM-1 and CD11b. Blood 76: 1778a, 1990.

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