David J. Margolis, MD, Ph.D

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Professor of Dermatology
Department: Dermatology
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
901 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Department of Dermatology and Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Office: 215-662-2590
Lab: 215 898 4938
Wesleyan University, 1981.
University of Chicago-Pritzker, 1985.
M.S.C.E. (Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 1998.
Ph.D. (Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2000.
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Description of Research Expertise

epidemiology, clinical trials, pharmacoepidemiology, wound repair, chronic wounds

Description of Clinical Expertise

dermatology, chronic wounds

Selected Publications

Paller AS, Fölster-Holst R, Chen SC, Diepgen TL, Elmets C, Margolis DJ, Pollock BH: No Evidence of Increased Cancer Incidence in Children Using Topical Tacrolimus for Atopic Dermatitis. J Am Acad Dermatol 83(2): 375-381, Aug 2020.

Wehner MR, Micheletti R, Noe MH, Linos E, Margolis DJ, Naik HB: Hidradenitis suppurativa encounters in a national electronic health record database notable for low dermatology utilization, infrequent biologic prescriptions, and frequent opiate prescriptions. J Am Acad Dermatol 82(5): 1239-1241, May 2020.

Wehner MR, Kwong PL, Kurichi JE, Xie D, Hennessy S, Margolis DJ: Patient-reported health not associated with keratinocyte carcinoma treatment choice in a Medicare cohort of older adults. Br J Dermatol 182(4): 1059-1061, Apr 2020.

Noe MH, Shin DB, Wehner MR, Margolis DJ, Gelfand JM: Opioid Prescribing in Adults with and without Psoriasis. J Am Acad Dermatol Apr 2020 Notes: pii:S0190-9622(20)30503-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.03.080. [Epub ahead of print]

Pariser DM, Simpson EL, Gadkari A, Bieber T, Margolis DJ, Brown M, Nelson L, Mahajan P, Reaney M, Guillemin I, Mallya UG, Eckert L: Evaluating patient-perceived control of atopic dermatitis: design, validation, and scoring of the Atopic Dermatitis Control Tool (ADCT). Curr Med Res Opin 36(3): 367-376, Mar 2020.

Gong JJ, Margolis DJ, Monos DS: Predictive in silico binding algorithms reveal HLA specificities and autoallergen peptides associated with atopic dermatitis. Arch Dermatol Res Mar 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s00403-020-02059-0. [Epub ahead ofprint]

Margolis DJ, Mitra N, Wubbenhorst B, Nathanson KL: Filaggrin sequencing and bioinformatics tools. Arch Dermatol Res 312(2): 155-158, Mar 2020.

Mack MR, Brestoff JR, Berrien-Elliott MM, Trier AM, Yang TB, McCullen, M,Collins PL, Niu H, Bodet ND, Wagner JA, Park E, Xu AZ, Wang F, Chibnall R, Council ML, Heffington C, Kreisel F, Margolis DJ, Sheinbein D, Lovato P, Vivier, E, Cella M, Colonna M, Yokoyama WM, Oltz EM, Fehniger TA, Kim BS: Blood natural killer cell deficiency reveals an immunotherapy strategy for atopic dermatitis. Sci Transl Med 12(532), Feb 2020 Notes: pii: eaay1005. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aay1005.

Berna R, Mitra N, Hoffstad O, Wan J, Margolis DJ: Identifying Phenotypes of Atopic Dermatitis in a Longitudinal United States Cohort Using Unbiased Statistical Clustering. J Invest Dermatol 140(2): 477-479, Feb 2020.

Barbieri JS, Shin DB, Wang S, Margolis DJ, Takeshita J: The clinical utility of laboratory monitoring during isotretinoin therapy for acne and changes to monitoring practices over time. J Am Acad Dermatol 82(1): 72-79, Jan 2020.

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