Sara S Samimi, M.D.

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Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology
Co-Chair of Quality Assessment Committee, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania
Member of Governance Board for Patient Provider Satisfaction Ratings Initiative, University of Pennsylvania
Provider Patient Experience Champion for the Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Program Director, Dermatology Residency Program, University of Pennsylvania
Vice Chair of Quality and Safety, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Dermatology
Department: Dermatology

Contact information
Department of Dermatology
2 Gates Building
3600 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2194
Fax: 215-662-7884
Education:
B.A.
Harvard University, 2005.
M.D.
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Weiner DM, Clark AK, Bhansali R, Pappas-Taffer L, Barta SK, Villasenor-Park J, Haun PL, Vittorio CC, Rook AH, Kim EJ, Samimi SS.: Usage and Safety of Topical Tacrolimus in Patients with Mycosis Fungoides. Clin Exp Dermatol. March 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1111/ced.15162. Online ahead of print.

Marsch A, Khodosh R, Porter M, Raad J, Samimi S, Schultz B, Chaney Strowd L, Vera L, Wong E, Smith GP.: Implementing Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in Dermatology Part 2: Quality Improvement Science. J Am Acad Dermatol. S0190-9622(22): 00208-0, Feburary 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2022.01.050. Online ahead of print.

Marsch A, Khodosh R, Porter M, Raad J, Samimi S, Schultz B, Chaney Strowd L, Vera L, Wong E, Smith GP.: Implementing Patient Safety and Quality Improvement in Dermatology Part 1: Patient Safety Science. J Am Acad Dermatol. S0190-9622(22): 00207-9, February 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2022.01.049. Online ahead of print.

Samimi S, Choi J, Rosman IS, Rosenbach M.: Impact of COVID-19 on Dermatology Residency. Dermatol Clin. 39(4): 609-618, October 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.det.2021.05.002. Epub 2021 Jul 29.

Weiner DM, Clark AK, Moon AT, Haun PL, Samimi SS.: A case of nevoid follicular mucinosis in a child. JAAD Case Rep 18: 29-32, October 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2021.10.011. eCollection 2021 Dec.

Samimi S, Choi J, Rosman I, Rosenbach M.: Impact of COVID19 on Dermatology Residency. Dermatol Clin Dermatol Clin . 2021 Oct;39(4):609-618. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2021.05.002. Epub 2021 Jul 29. 39(4): 609-618, Oct 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.det.2021.05.002. Epub 2021 Jul 29.

Shields BE, Perelygina L, Samimi S, Haun P, Leung T, Abernathy E, Chen MH, Hao L, Icenogle J, Drolet B, Wilson B, Bryer JS, England R, Blumberg E, Wanat KA, Sullivan K, Rosenbach M.: Granulomatous Dermatitis Associated With Rubella Virus Infection in an Adult With Immunodeficiency. JAMA Dermatol. 157(7): 842-847, July 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2021.1577.PMID: 34037685.

Shields B, Perelygina L, Samimi S, Haun P, Leung T, Abernathy E, Chen M, Hao L, Icenogle J, Drolet B, Wilson B, Bryer J, England R, Blumberg E, Wanat K, Sullivan K, Rosenbach M.: Granulomatous Dermatitis Associated With Rubella Virus Infection in an Adult With Immunodeficiency JAMA Dermatol. 157(7): 842-847, July 1 2021.

Lewis D, Haun P, Samimi S, Vittorio C, Villasenor-Park J, Barta S, Landsburg D, Svoboda J, Nasta S, Schuster S, Rook A, Kim E.: Brentuximab Vedotin for relapsed/refractory sezary syndrome: a single center experience. JAMA Dermatol. 157(3): 317-321, March 2021.

Durgin J, Jariwala N, Wysocka M, Zhang K, Maity A, Benoit B, Plastaras J, Lewis D, Rosenthal J, Teague J, Berg S, Del Guzzo C, Kim E, Vittorio C, Haun P, Samimi S, illasenor-Park J, Clark R, Rook A. : Low or Conventional-Dose TSEBT with Concomitant Immunotherapy Can Produce Durable Responses in Sezary Syndrome: Clinical, Immunological and moledcular Analysis. JAMA Dermatol. 157(1): 90-95, January 2021.

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