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

Margolis DJ, Mitra N, Gochnauer H, Wubbenhorst B, D'Andrea K, Kraya A, Hoffstad O, Gupta J, Kim B, Yan A, Chiesa Fuxench Z, Nathanson KL: Uncommon filaggrin variants are associated with persistent atopic dermatitis in African Americans. Journal of Investigative Dermatology Page: doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2018.01.029. Feb 2018 Notes: ePub ahead of print.

Patel DP, Castelo-Soccio L, Yan AC.: Aplasia cutis congenita: evaluation of signs suggesting extracutaneous involvement. Pediatric Dermatology 35(1): e59-e61, Jan 2018.

Patel DP, Bernardis E, Yan AC: The patient-centered acne severity scale study. Pediatric Dermatology 34(6): 656-660, Nov 2017.

Coughlin CC, Grice E, Yan AC.: The preadolescent acne microbiome: a prospective, randomized, pilot study investigating characterization and effects of acne therapy Pediatric Dermatology. 34(6): 661-664, Nov 2017.

Wan J, Mitra N, Hoffstad OJ, Gelfand JM, Yan AC, Margolis DJ: Variations in risk of asthma and seasonal allergies between early- and late-onset atopic dermatitis: a cohort study. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 77(4): 634-640, Oct 2017.

Yu J, Streicher JL, Medne L, Krantz, Yan AC: EPHB4 mutation implicated in capillary malformation-arteriovenous malformation syndrome. Pediatric Dermatology 34(5): e227-e230, Sep 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.

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Last updated: 06/27/2018
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