Alain Rook, MD

Professor of Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and, Director of the CTCL and Extracorporeal Photopheresis Program

Dr. Rook is a Professor of Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and is the Director of the CTCL and Extracorporeal Photopheresis Program. He has conducted seminal studies on the photodynamic therapeutic efficacy of synthetic hypericin in CTCL and psoriasis patients and on its apoptotic activity in malignant cancer cells. Dr. Rook’s research has been supported by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, the National Institutes of Health and National Cancer Institute. He graduated from the University of Michigan with an MD degree. Dr. Rook is Board Certified in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Nephrology.

Youn Kim, MD

Professor for Cutaneous Lymphoma at Stanford University, Director of the Multi-disciplinary Cutaneous Lymphoma Program and Medical Director of the photopheresis Unit at Stanford Medical Center, and Co-Director of the Lymphoma Research Program at the Stanford Cancer Institute

Dr. Kim is the Joanne and Peter Haas, Jr., Professor for Cutaneous Lymphoma at Stanford University. She is an international renowned expert in cutaneous lymphomas and is the Director of the Multi-disciplinary Cutaneous Lymphoma Program and Medical Director of the photopheresis Unit at Stanford Medical Center and is Co-Director of the Lymphoma Research Program at the Stanford Cancer Institute. She graduated from Stanford University School of Medicine with an MD degree. Dr. Kim is Board Certified in Dermatology.

Gary Wood, MD

Chair and Professor of Dermatology at the University of Wisconsin and President of the International Society for Cutaneous Lymphomas

Dr. Wood is the Chair and Professor of Dermatology at the University of Wisconsin. He is an internationally recognized expert in cutaneous lymphomas. Dr. Wood has served as President of the International Society for Cutaneous Lymphomas. He has authored more than 350 articles, chapters and abstracts, mostly focused on cutaneous oncology. He also directs the Immunodiagnosis Lab that offers comprehensive diagnostic testing for skin diseases. Dr Wood graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with an MD degree. Dr. Wood is triple board certified in dermatology, dermatopathology and anatomic pathology.

Madeleine Duvic, MD

Professor of Internal Medicine and Dermatology, and Deputy Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, and Founding Member of the US Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium

Dr. Duvic is a Professor of Internal Medicine and Dermatology, and serves as the Deputy Chairman of the Department of Dermatology at The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center. She is a founding member of the US Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium, former board member of the American Academy of Dermatology and recent vice president of the Society for Investigative Dermatology. She has been Principal Investigator of numerous clinical trials and translational research studies of T-cell mediated diseases and malignancies, especially CTCL. With over 400 scientific publications, her work is focused on developing and improving therapy for CTCL. Dr. Duvic graduated from Duke University Medical School with a MD degree and completed an internship and residencies in internal medicine and dermatology, served as chief resident, and completed fellowships in molecular biology and geriatrics. Dr. Duvic is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Dermatology and heads the CTCL multi-disciplinary clinic at MD Anderson Cancer Center.