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Soheil Sam Dadras, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Dermatology
Departmental Affiliation: Pathology and Genetics/Genomic Sciences
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 800-535-6232


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B.A.University of CaliforniaBiochemistry and Molecular Biology
M.D.Northwestern University Medical SchoolMedicine
Ph.D.Northwestern University Tumor Cell Biology and Carcinogenesis

Post-Graduate Training
ResidencyMassachusetts General HospitalAnatomic Pathology
FellowshipCutaneous Biology Research Center, Harvard Medical SchoolLymphatic Vascular Biology
FellowshipHarvard Dermatopathology Training ProgramDermatopathology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Physician-Scientist Career Enhancement Travel AwardUCONN Health, Molecular Medicine
Medical Student Award for Excellence in TeachingStanford University
Dermatology Resident Award for Excellence in Dermatopathology EducationStanford University
Clinical Research Day Pathology Award Massachusetts General Hospital
Foundation Informatics Award College of American Pathologists
National Graduate School Honor Society Research Presentation Award Sigma Xi

Molecular diagnostics, microRNA in situ hybridization, melanoma and pigmented lesions, vascular birthmarks/anomalies, alopecias, and inflammatory dermatoses.

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers and Therapeutic Targets in Melanoma.
    Kozubek J, Altaf F, Dadras SS. microRNA Biomarkers in Melanoma. 2011 Jan;
  • Diagnostic Pathology Series: Cutaneous Neoplasms.
    Olubukola B, Dadras SS. Conventional Blue Nevi. 2011 Jan;