Contact Info & Biography
Education & Training
Memberships & Awards

John J. Voorhees, MD FRCP

Duncan and Ella Poth Distinguished Professor
Department Chair

Honors & Awards

Arthur Rook Oration of the British Association of Dermatologists

American Society for Clinical Investigation

The Taub International Memorial Award for Research in Psoriasis, awarded conjointly to John J. Voorhees, MD, and Malcolm W. Greaves, MD, PhD for elucidating the role of eicosanoids as molecular mediators of growth and inflammation in psoriasis

Listed in Best Doctors in America

Listed in America's Top Doctors

Association of American Physicians

Lifetime Achievement Award, National Psoriasis Foundation

Psoriasis Research Award of the American Skin Association

Duncan and Ella Poth Distinguished Professorship

Dohi Lectureship of Japan

ESDR Award for Excellence, in recognition of substantial contributions to dermatological research

The number one cited author in the world's medical literature, stemming from articles published in the 24 principal clinical and investigative journals in dermatology (data contained in Stern, RS and Arndt, KA: Top Cited Authors in Dermatology. Archives of Dermatology 135 (March): 299-302, 1999) Citations of Published Articles - Career Total 17,392 (as of June 2005) - citation number based on data obtained from ISI Web of Science

Royal College of Physicians of London (FRCP), Fellow

Royal Society of Medicine, Fellow

Rudi Cormani Memorial Lectureship of the European Society for Dermatological Research

Stephen Rothman Memorial Award, Society for Investigative Dermatology

David Martin Carter Mentor Award of the American Skin Association

Eugene Van Scott Award for Innovative Therapy of the Skin, American Academy of Dermatology

Phillip Forst Leadership Plenary Lecture, American Academy of Dermatology

Master Dermatologist Award of the American Academy of Dermatology

Honorary Member, European Dermatology Forum

Honorary Member, Society for Investigative Dermatology. Recognizing a physician-scientist whose work and seminal contributions have brought great honor to the SID

Professional Affiliations

Society for Investigative Dermatology

American Federation for Medical Research

European Society for Dermatological Research

American Society for Cell Biology

American Society for Investigative Pathology (FASEB)

American Society for Clinical Investigation

American Society for Experimental Pharmacology & Therapeutics (FASEB)

American Association for Cancer Research

Endocrine Society

American Society for Photobiology

Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology

American Society for Microbiology

American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Photomedicine Society

Molecular Medicine Society

Tricontinental Presidents Club

Association of American Physicians

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

American Medical Association

American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow

Michigan Dermatological Society

Association of Professors of Dermatology

American Dermatological Association

American College of Physicians, Fellow

Pacific Dermatologic Association, Honorary Member

Canadian Dermatological Association

Finnish Dermatological Society, Corresponding Member

German Dermatological Society, Honorary Member

French Society of Dermatology and Syphilology, Corresponding Member

Danish Society of Dermatology, Honorary Member

British Association of Dermatologists, Honorary Member

Hong Kong Dermatological Association, Honorary Member

Swedish Dermatological Society, Corresponding Member

Polish Association of Dermatologists, Honorary Member

European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

La Sociedad Chilena de Dermatologia y Venerologia

Japanese Dermatological Association, Honorary Member

Korean Society for Investigative Dermatology, Honorary Member

Netherlands Society of Dermatology and Venereology, Honorary Member

Philippine Dermatological Society, Honorary Member


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