Lowell Goldsmith, MD

Lowell Goldsmith, MD

Dermatology Chapel Hill, NC


Office Address

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  • 101 Manning Dr
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
    Phone: (919) 966-4996
    Fax: (919) 843-5515

Dr. Goldsmith's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Dermatology: General Dermatology

Dr. Goldsmith's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Physician and PediatricianStrong Memorial Hospital
    Rochester, NY
    Chief (1981-1996); Physician-in-Chief (1985-1987)
  • Dean EmeritusUniversity of Rochester
    Rochester, MN
    James H. Sterner Professor of Dermatology and Chief (1981-1987); Acting Chairman (1985-1987); James H. Sterner Professor of Dermatology and Professor and Chairman (1987-1996); Dean (1996-2000)
  • Clinical ProfessorUniversity of North Carolina School of Public Health
    Chapel Hill, NC
    Clinical Professor (2002-Present)
  • SabbaticalImperial Cancer Research Fund
    London, England
  • Acting ChairmanUniversity of Rochester
    Rochester, NY
  • DermatologistMonroe Community Hospital
    Rochester, NY
  • DirectorDuke University Medical Center
    Durham, NC
  • ProfessorDuke University Medical Center
    Durham, NC
    Associate Professor (1973-1978)
  • Assistant ProfessorHarvard Medical School
    Boston, MA
  • Assistant DermatologistMassachusetts General Hospital
    Boston, MA
    Assistant in Dermatology (1970-1971)
  • Research AssociateNational Institutes of Health, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
    Bethesda, MD
  • Assistant ResidentUCLA Medical Center
    Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Goldsmith's Education & Medical Training

  • Oxford UniversityOxford UniversityOther Training, Fellow, Biochemistry
  • Brandeis UniversityBrandeis UniversityPost Doctoral Fellowship, Biochemistry
  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical SchoolFellowship, Dermatology
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General HospitalResidency, Dermatology
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine
  • SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr at Brooklyn, Coll MedState University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Goldsmith's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License1964 - 2015
  • American Board of DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyDermatology, 1971

Dr. Goldsmith's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Martin Carter Mentoring Award of the American Skin Association2006
  • International Society of Cosmetic DermatologyVan Scott AwardInternational Society of Cosmetic Dermatology, 2005
  • American Academy of DermatologyPresidential CitationAmerican Academy of Dermatology, 2003
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Dr. Goldsmith's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Genodermatoses.Burgdorf WHC, Alper JC, Goldsmith LA, J Amer Acad Derm 16:1045-1049
  • Hercules and the Hydra.Goldsmith LA, Arch Dermatol, "Bridging the Laboratory and the Clinic" section, 123:117-118
  • Apologies to John Donne.Goldsmith LA, Arch Dermatol, "Bridging the Laboratory and the Clinic" section, 123:535-536
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Pediatric Dermatology.Chapter: Structural and Functional Properties of Skin of infants, children and adultsPage 13 - 32
    Goldsmith LA, Dahl M
    Editors: Schachner L, Hansen RC, Happle R, Krafchik BR, Lucky AW, Paller AS, Rogers,M.
    Edition 3rd,
  • Dermatology in General Medicine.Chapter: Genetics in Relation to the SkinPage 47 - 48
    Goldsmith,LA Epstein EH
    Editors: Freedberg IM, Eisen AZ, Wolff K, Austen KF, Goldsmith LA, Katz SI, Fitzpatrick TB.McGraw-Hill
    Edition 6th,
  • Dermatology in General Medicine.Chapter: Biology of Eccrine and Apocrine Sweat GlandsPage 99 - 106
    Goldsmith, LA
    Editors: Freedberg IM, Eisen AZ, Wolff K, Austen KF, Goldsmith LA, Katz SI, Fitzpatrick TB.McGraw-Hill
    Edition 6th,
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  • A uniquely oriented component of epidermis.Goldsmith LA, Baden HP, Clin Res 17:274
  • A molecular abnormality of human keratin.Goldsmith LA, Baden HP, Clin Res 18:348
  • Full proceedings from the National Conference to Develop a National Skin Cancer Agenda.Goldsmith LA, Koh HK, Bewerse BA, Reilley B, Wyatt SW, Bergfeld WF, Geller AC, Walters PF, American Academy of Dermatology and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Washington, DC
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  • Regulatory Region of Epidermal Type I Transglutaminase.Polakowska RR, Goldsmith LA, US Patent 5,643,746
  • Human Epidermal Gene Promoter.Polakowska RR, Goldsmith LA, US Patent 5,643,746
  • Male genital rash,growth or lesion.Goldsmith LA, Fisher RK
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Dr. Goldsmith's Professional Memberships

  • FellowAmerican Academy of Dermatology - AADFellow

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