Vincent A. Deleo, MD
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      Dr. Vincent DeLeo, Chairman Emeritus, Department of Dermatology, St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center and Beth Israel Medical Center, of the Mount Sinai Health System.  Recently moved to the West Coast where he is part-time Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

 

His career has focused on environmental dermatology in both his clinical and research pursuits.  His bench research which was NIH funded focused on photobiology and dermato-toxicology. His clinical interests include photo-medicine and contact and occupational dermatitis resulting in two books and over 250 publications. Dr DeLeo   has lectured throughout the world and has received numerous academic awards.   He is currently Editor in Chief of Cutis and Associate Editor of Dermatitis. He has served as member of various organizational boards and has been elected to leadership positions including The Board of Directors of the American Academy of Dermatology where he also served as a member and then Chair of that organization’s Nominating Committee. He was Secretary and then President of the American Contact Dermatitis Society.

 

He co-founded the Skin of Color Center in New York City and was instrumental in the organization of the Skin of Color Society.