Chair, Department of Dermatology
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Robert T. Brodell, MD is tenured Professor and Founding Chair of the Department of Dermatologyand Professor of Pathology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. A graduate of Washington and Jefferson College ('75) and the University of Rochester School of Medicine ('79), he completed dermatology training at Barnes Hospital (Washington University in St Louis). He was in solo private practice for 27 years in Warren, Ohio. Dr Bob has performed 1,850 lectures, directed 47 symposia, and has 378 publications, 42 book chapters, 41 poster presentations, and has written three books: The Diagnosis and Treatment of Warts: An Evidence Based Approach (2003); Tips and Tricks in Procedural Dermatology (2019); and, Dermatology in Rural Settings -- Organizational, Clinical, and Socioeconomic Perspectives.
Other service to dermatology:
Editor-in-chief of Practice Update: Dermatology (Elsevier) (2013-present)
Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. (2019-present)
American Board of Dermatology (ABD) (2003-12) and President (2011-12)
Secretary-Treasurer (2017-21) and President Elect(2021), American Dermatological Association
Board of Directors, American Academy of Dermatology (2012-16)
Dermatology Residency Review Committee (RRC) (2012-19)
Senior Representative, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Council of Faculty and Specialty Societies (CFAS) of the AAMC (2020-21)
Honors and awards: Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha, the American Association of Medical Colleges/Pfizer Medical Humanities Initiative Humanism in Medicine Award (1999); American Cancer Society St. George National Award for Distinguished and Exemplary Leadership (2003); ACS National Relay For Life Hall of Fame (2005); and, the Thomas G. Pearson, EdD, Memorial Education Award (AAD) (2018).