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Medical Board

The National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Board provides guidance and leadership to the organization on all medical issues relative to the psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patient community.

The Medical Board facilitates access to quality care by advocating for better clinical research tools, promoting medical education, identifying and promoting medical professionals who most effectively treat psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and assisting with the development of information relating to disease pathophysiology and disease management.

Mark Lebwohl, M.D., Chairman
Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University
New York, N.Y.

Lakshi Aldredge, M.S.N., R.N., A.N.P.—B.C.
Portland VA Medical Center
Portland, Ore.

April Armstrong, M.D., M.P.H.
Department of Dermatology
University of Colorado Denver
Denver, Col.

Jerry Bagel, M.D.
Psoriasis Treatment Center of Central New Jersey
East Windsor, NJ

Erin Boh, M.D., Ph.D.
Department of Dermatology
Tulane University School of Medicine
New Orleans, La.

Kristina Callis Duffin, M.D.
University of Utah Medical School
Salt Lake City, Utah

Jeffrey Crowley, M.D.
University of California Los Angeles
Bakersfield, Calif.

Lawrence Eichenfield, M.D.
University of California San Diego
San Diego, Calif.

Linda Stein Gold, M.D.
Henry Ford Hospital
West Bloomfield, Mich.

Sylvia Hsu, M.D.
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Elaine Husni, M.D., M.P.H.
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio

Abby Jacobson, M.S., P.A.-C.
Dermatology Associates of Lancaster
Lancaster, Pa.

Arthur Kavanaugh, M.D.
University of California San Diego
La Jolla, Calif.

John Koo, M.D.
University of California San Francisco Medical Center
San Francisco, Calif.

Gerald G. Krueger, M.D., Chairman Emeritus
University of Utah Medical School
Salt Lake City, Utah

Ronald Prussick, M.D., F.R.C.P.
George Washington University
N. Bethesda, Md.

Abrar Qureshi, M.D., M.P.H.
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Mass.

Christopher Ritchlin, M.D.
University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Rochester, N.Y.

Abby Van Voorhees, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pa.

Jeffrey Weinberg, M.D.
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, N.Y.

Gerald D. Weinstein, M.D., Chairman Emeritus
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, Calif.

Jashin Wu, M.D.
Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles
Los Angeles, Calif.

Paul Yamauchi, M.D., Ph.D.
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Santa Monica, Calif.

Updated August 2013