Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Jouni Uitto, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Chair, Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Biology

Specialties
Dermatology - General (Not Accepting New Patients)

Office Locations

Philadelphia
833 Chestnut Street
Suite 740
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6680
Fax: (215) 503-3333

Years in Practice

39

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Honorary Doctorate Degree in Medicine, University of Turku, Finland, May 2009

The Astellas Award by the American Academy of Dermatology, San Francisco, Cal., March 2009

The 6th V.K. Havu Lectureship in Experimental Dermatology Award, Department of Dermatology, University of Turku, Finland, November 2008

The First Phillip Frost/Albert M. Kligman Leadership in Dermatology Lecture and Award, International Investigative Dermatology 2008, Japan, May 2008

Recipient, William Montagna Lectureship Award, SID 2002

Research Career Development Award, NIH, NIAMDD

Notes

Dr. Uitto specializes in inheritable skin diseases. Additional Awards: Earl of Litchfield Lecturership Award, University of Oxford, 1990-91; Marion B. Sulzberger Lectureship Award, AAD, 1993; Anglo-American Visiting Professor, The Royal Society of Medicine, London, UK, 1996; Honorary Doctorate Degree in Medicine, University of Kuopio, Finland, 1996; President, Philadelphia Dermatological Society, 1998-99; President, Dermatology Foundation, 1999-2003; President, Society for Investigative Dermatology, 2001-2002; Honorary Professorship, China Medical University, 2004; Honorary Doctorate Degree in Medicine, University of Oulu, Finland, 2007; The first SID Kligman/Frost Leadership Award at IID 2008, Kyoto, Japan; Honorary Doctorate Degree in Medicine, University of Turku, Finland.

Education

  • University of Helsinki, Finland, Medical School

Internship

  • University of Helsinki, Finland
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Residency

  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Fellowship

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Recent Publications

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