Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Junko Takeshita, MD, PhD, MSCE is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. She is a physician-scientist and board-certified dermatologist with clinical expertise in psoriasis. Her research program is dedicated to identifying, understanding, and eliminating health and healthcare disparities related to dermatologic diseases, particularly chronic inflammatory diseases such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and acne. She has authored many scientific publications on the topics of health and healthcare disparities in dermatology, psoriasis comorbidities, and comparative effectiveness research in psoriasis. Dr. Takeshita is a recipient of an Outstanding New Investigator Award from the National Psoriasis Foundation, a Young Investigator Award from the American Academy of Dermatology, and a Young Physician-Scientist Award from the American Society for Clinical Investigation. She is a recipient of grant funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Dermatology Foundation, the National Psoriasis Foundation, and the National Eczema Association.
Friday, April 16, 2021
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM