SPD Members in the News

The Society for Pediatric Dermatology and its members are pleased to be the leading experts on children's skin, hair, and nail disorders. View coverage highlights below, and follow along with SPD on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news.

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August 2020

The Cutaneous Connection (Dermatology Times podcast): Episode 5- Becoming a Pediatric Dermatologist
Feat. SPD VP of Workforce & Specialty Advocacy Heather Brandling-Bennett, MD

Pediatric Research: Strawberry Mark: Our Daughter’s Journey With an Infantile Hemangioma
Feat. SPD Past President Beth Drolet, MD

Central California Parent: What Parents Need to Know About Pre-Teen and Teen Acne
Feat. SPD Website & Social Media Committee Chair Stephanie Jacks, MD


July 2020

View MDedge’s full coverage of the SPD 45th Annual Meeting here.

Today.com: Best Home Remedies for Sunburn, According to Dermatologists + 7 Ways to Ease Sunburn Pain — Fast
Feat. SPD External Marketing Committee Chair Adnan Mir, MD

Dermatology News: No Link Between Topical Steroids and Fracture Risk Found in Children With Atopic Dermatitis
Feat. SPD Member and Study Author Reese Imhof

Dermatology Times: Society for Pediatric Dermatology Welcomes New President, Board Members
Feat. SPD President Marilyn Lang, MD


June 2020

First Time Parent: Sun Protection: More Than Sunscreen
Feat. SPD Past President Sheila Friedlander, MD


May 2020

San Francisco Chronicle: UCSF Doctor Sees Mysterious Swelling of Feet in Children, Possibly Coronavirus-Related
Feat. SPD Fellowship Directors Committee Chair Kelly Cordoro, MD

WebMD: Psoriasis Baths Dos and Don'ts
Feat. SPD VP of Membership & Practice Management Latanya Benjamin, MD

Dermatology Weekly: COVID-19 in Kids; Grand Rounds from the Patient’s Perspective (podcast)
Feat. SPD Past President Amy Paller, MD


April 2020

FoxNews.com: Coronavirus Quarantine Causing Some to Remove Moles, Skin Tags at Home; Dermatologists Warn This Is Unsafe
Feat. SPD VP of Membership & Practice Management Latanya Benjamin, MD

WebMD: Finding a Psoriasis Doctor
Feat. SPD VP of Membership & Practice Management Latanya Benjamin, MD


March 2020

Central California Parent: Managing Your Child’s Winter Skin Issues
Feat. SPD Website & Social Media Committee Chair Stephanie Jacks, MD

Healthline.com: The Best Soaps and Shampoos for Psoriasis
Feat. SPD Member Kelly Cordoro, MD


February 2020

NBC News BETTER: The Best Treatments for Teen Acne, According to Dermatologists
Feat. SPD External Marketing Committee Chair Adnan Mir, MD

The BUMP: What Causes Baby Eczema—and How to Treat It
Feat. SPD VP of Membership & Practice Management Latanya Benjamin, MD

Health eCareers: Dermatologists Are Among the Most Satisfied Physicians. Here's Why.
Feat. SPD President Jeff Sugarman, MD, PhD


January 2020

Dermatology Times: Advances in Pediatric Eczema Treatment
Feat. SPD President Jeff Sugarman, MD, PhD

Practical Dermatology: Out of the Shadows: Survey Reveals Extent of Unofficial Pediatric Dermatology Consults
Feat. SPD VP Finance & Administration Robert Sidbury, MD

Colorado Parent: How to Calm Winter Itches
Feat. SPD VP of Membership and Practice Management Latanya Benjamin, MD