11th Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar

11th  Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar

featuring 7th Annual Psoriasis Forum

November 4 - November 6, 2010
The Venetian/Palazzo Hotel, Las Vegas, NV

 

Susan C. Taylor, MD

A leader in research and treatment for skin of color, Dr. Susan C. Taylor is a Harvard-trained dermatologist and clinical researcher in ethnic skincare and dermatology.  She is board certified in both internal medicine and dermatology.  Dr. Taylor is Director of Society Hill Dermatology, Philadelphia, PA; CEO of T2 Skin Care, LLC, New York, NY; Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York; and an attending physician at both Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia and St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York.  The creator of a variety of products, tools and resources to treat and care for brown skin, she has led advances in the field of skin of color.

 

In the summer of 2007, Dr. Taylor released a new skincare product line, Dr. Susan Taylor’s Rx for Brown Skin, the first-ever skin care line for women of color scientifically formulated by a dermatologist, sold at Sephora, Dillard’s and Macy’s stores throughout the country.  She has written a health and beauty book for women of color, Brown Skin: Dr. Susan Taylor’s Prescription for Flawless Skin, Hair and Nails, which was published in 2004 by Harper Collins.    She also founded the website, www.brownskinsolutions.com and has co-authored two major dermatology textbooks, Dermatology for Skin of Color, published in 2009 by McGraw Hill and Treatment for Skin of Color, (Elsevier, in press).  Additionally, she has co-authored, Readers Digest Guide to Skin Care, published in 2009 by Quantum Publishing.  She is also the author of numerous scientific articles, journal articles and textbook chapters.

 

Dr. Taylor is an internationally recognized expert and global lecturer in ethnic skin disease and has served as a medical expert on both national and local television and radio programs, including The Today Show, Weekend Today, Good Morning America and MSNBC.  She has a weekly health segment on the local Fox affiliate, Good Day Philadelphia, and a monthly health segment on the 10 Show on the NBC affiliate in Philadelphia.  She is regularly quoted in Oprah and Essence Magazines and is considered one of the top female physicians. 

 

Dr. Taylor is the Founding Director of the Skin of Color Center at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, the first center of its kind for the diagnosis, treatment and investigation of diseases in individuals with skin of color.  She serves as a board member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the University of Pennsylvania and The Baldwin School, and is the immediate past president of the Skin of Color Society.

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