ABD Examination and Content Development Committees

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The American Board of Dermatology has established Examination and Content Development Committees for all ABD examinations. Members of the Examination Committees include Directors of the ABD. Members of the Content Committees include Directors of the ABD and other physicians (*) who are not Directors of the ABD.

2017 EXAMINATION DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEES

CERTIFYING EXAMINATION
Dirk M. Elston, Chair
Julie V. Schaffer, Vice Chair
Erik J. Stratman, Vice Chair
Edward W. Cowen
Janet Fairley
Tammie Ferringer
Carl V. Washington
Mary S. Stone, Ex-Officio

IN-TRAINING EXAMINATION
Mary S. Stone,  Chair
Julia R. Nunley, Vice Chair

PEDIATRIC SUBSPECIALTY EXAMINATION
Julie V. Schaffer, Chair
Moise Levy, Vice Chair

MOC EXAMINATION
Edward W. Cowen, Chair
General Dermatology Module
Edward W. Cowen, Chair
Julia R. Nunley, Vice Chair
Medical Dermatology Module
Janet A. Fairley, Chair
Dermatopathology Module
Mary S. Stone, Chair
Pediatric Dermatology Module
Moise L. Levy, Chair
Surgical Dermatology Module
Carl V. Washington, Chair


2017 CONTENT DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEES

BASIC SCIENCE COMMITTEE
Hensin Tsao, Chair
Janet A. Fairley, Vice Chair
Delphine Lee

GENERAL DERMATOLOGY COMMITTEE
Dirk M. Elston, Chair
Edward W. Cowen, Vice Chair
Warren R. Heymann
Julia R. Nunley
Erik J. Stratman
Jennie Clark*
Kelly M. Cordoro* 
Lisa A. Garner* 
Mary Gail Mercurio* 
Christen M. Mowad*
Taraneh Paravar*
Kanade Shinkai* 

DERMATOPATHOLOGY COMMITTEE
Mary S. Stone, Chair
Tammie Ferringer, Vice Chair 
Karen E. Warschaw 
Mark Cappel
Ryan W. Hick*
Margot Peters* 
Brian Swick*
Morgan Wilson*

PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY COMMITTEE
Julie V. Schaffer, Chair
Moise L. Levy, Vice Chair
Anna L. Bruckner
Karynne O. Duncan* 
Mercedes Gonzalaz*
Dean S. Morrell* 
Joyce M.C. Teng* 
Megha Tollefson*
Andrea Zaenglein*

SURGICAL DERMATOLOGY COMMITTEE
Carl V. Washington, Chair
Clark C. Otley, Vice Chair
Stanley J. Miller
David M. Allen* 
Nicole M. Annest* 
Matthew Avram*
Jerry Brewer*
Leslie Christenson* 
Kyle Coleman*
Kavita Mariwalla *
Desiree Ratner*
Chrysalyne Schmultz*

*Non-ABD Director member

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