Albert C. Yan

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Assistant Physician in Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician in Pediatrics (Dermatology), Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Section Chief of Pediatric Dermatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Section Chief, Pediatric Dermatology
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
3550 Market Street - Suite 2044
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155902169
Fax: 2155904948
A.B. (Philosophy)
Princeton University, 1989.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1993.
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Description of Research Expertise

* Acne
* Atopic dermatitis
* Computer vision applications in dermatology
* Genodermatoses
* Infections of the skin
* Pediatric dermatology workforce issues
* Rare skin diseases

Description of Itmat Expertise

Atopic dermatitis
Computer vision applications to dermatology
Genetic skin disorders

Selected Publications

Coughlin CC, Grace E, Yan AC.: The preadolescent acne microbiome: a prospective, randomized, pilot study investigating characterization and effects of acne therapy Pediatric Dermatology. Page: Accepted, in press, 2017.

Moon AT, Castelo-Soccio L, Yan AC: Emergency department utilization of pediatric dermatology (PD) consultations. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology [Epub ahead of print]: pii: S0190-9622(16)00073-6, Feb 2016.

Ahluwalia J, Abuabara K, Perman MJ, Yan AC.: HHV6 Involvement in Pediatric Drug Hypersensitivity Syndrome British Journal of Dermatology Page: DOI: 10.1111/bjd.13512, Nov 2014 Notes: Accepted 10/27/14.

Ahluwalia J, Wan J, Lee DH, Treat J, Yan AC.: Mycoplasma-associated Stevens-Johnson syndrome in children: retrospective review of patients managed with or without intravenous immunoglobulin, systemic corticosteroids, or a combination of therapies. Pediatric Dermatology 31(6): 664-669, Nov-Dec 2014.

Melnick LE, Yan AC, Licht DJ, Treat JR, Castelo-Soccio L.: PHACE syndrome: a retrospective review of 23 patients. Pediatric Dermatology Page: 390-392, May-Jun 2014 Notes: ePub ahead of print March 2014.

Inbal Braunstein, Karolyn A. Wanat, Katrina Abuabara, Karin L. McGowan, Albert C. Yan and James R. Treat: Antibiotic sensitivity and resistance patterns in pediatric staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome. Pediatric Dermatology May-Jun 2014 Notes: ePub ahead of print Aug 2013.

Chu DH, Castelo-Soccio L, Wan J, Gelfand JM, Shaddy RE, Shah KN, Perman MJ, Treat JR, Yan AC.: Retrospective analysis of beta-blocker instituted for treatment of hemangiomas (RABBIT) study. Clinical Pediatrics (Philadelphia) May 2014 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

David Elmer, Tanuos Hanan, Sullivan Timothy, Yan Albert, Kircik Leon H: A double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study to estimate the efficacy and tolerability of a nonsteroidal cream for the treatment of cradle cap (seborrheic dermatitis). Journal of Drugs in Dermatology 12(4): 448-52, Apr 2013.

Aronson Paul L, Shah Samir S, Mohamad Zeinab, Yan Albert C: Topical corticosteroids and hospital length of stay in children with eczema herpeticum. Pediatric Dermatology 30(2): 215-21, Mar-Apr 2013.

Aronson Paul L, Yan Albert C, Mohamad Zeinab, Mittal Manoj K, Shah Samir S: Empiric antibiotics and outcomes of children hospitalized with eczema herpeticum. Pediatric Dermatology 30(2): 207-14, Mar-Apr 2013.

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Last updated: 06/06/2017
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