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Francis Dann, MD, Dermatology, Honolulu, HI


Dermatology Honolulu, HI

Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, Irvine (emeritus). Now practicing in Honolulu, Hawaii. Doing locum tenens and consulting for pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies.

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  • Dr. Francis Dann is a dermatologist in Honolulu, HI. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and did his Residency at UCSD. He has been in practice 49 years.

    He speaks multiple languages, including French, and is experienced in complex dermatologic problems and in in-patient dermatology (seriously sick patients).

    Dr. Dann has worked in new drug development and clinical trials.

Skills & Expertise

  • Dermatitis, Psoriasis, Non-melanoma skin cancer, Melanoma and cutaneous malignancies, Laser dermatologic surgery, Complex medical dermatology, Complex dermatologic problems, In-patient dermatology for seriously sick patients, Experience with pharmaceutical drug development.

Education & Training

  • University of California (San Diego) Medical Center
    University of California (San Diego) Medical CenterResidency, Dermatology, 1973 - 1976
  • University of Southern California/LACUSC Medical Center
    University of Southern California/LACUSC Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine, 1972 - 1973
  • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and SurgeonsClass of 1972
  • Columbia University
    Columbia UniversityB.A, Zoology, 1964 - 1968

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1988 - 2022
  • HI State Medical License
    HI State Medical License 1976 - 2024
  • American Board of Dermatology Dermatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Top Doctors:LA Area Castle Connolly, 2013
  • Top Doctors:Southern California Castle Connolly, 2012
  • Super Doctor
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Psoriasis comorbidities.  
    Gottlieb AB, Chao C, Dann F, J Dermatolog Treat; 19(1); 5-21
  • Anaplastic thyroid carcinoma metastatic to skin.  
    Barr R, Dann F, Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; 1(5): 201-6
  • Kaposi's sarcoma in a homosexual man in Hawaii.  
    Dann F, Hawaii Medical Journal; 41 (11): 428
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • French

Industry Relationships

  • Medical Director, Amgen IncDeveloped the concept of psoriasis as a common, systemic, serious diseaseDisclosure: None.2005 - 2007