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Bruce E. Strober, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Dermatology
Chair, Department of Dermatology
Director of Clinical Trials, Department of Dermatology
Academic Office Location:
Dermatology
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6231
Phone: 800-535-6232
860-679-7692
Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
A.B.Vassar CollegeChemistry
Ph.D.Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsMolecular Biology/Medical Scientist Training Prog.
M.D.Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipNew York University School of MedicineInternal Medicine
ResidencyNew York University Medical CenterDermatology
FellowshipNew York University School of MedicineRonald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, Research Fellowship

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Secretary, Board of DirectorsInternational Psoriasis Council
Best Doctors®, Dermatology, 2016Hartford Magazine
Scientific DirectorCORONA Psoriasis Registry
Elected to the Board of DirectorsInternational Psoriasis Council
Medical Scientist Training ProgramColumbia University
Drs. Nastuk, Seegal, and Hsu Award for Successful Collaboration Between Student and FacultyColumbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Honorary Vassar FellowshipVassar College
Departmental and General Honors Vassar College
Phi Beta KappaVassar College
Olive M. Lammert Prize for Excellence in the Study of ChemistryVassar College
Olive M. Lammert Prize for Excellence in Physical ChemistryVassar College
Chemical Rubber Co. Award: Outstanding Freshman in General ChemistryVassar College
Inflammatory diseases of the skin with particular interest in psoriasis
Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Section Editor, British Journal of DermatologyEditorial BoardEditorExternalInternational2011
British Journal of DermatologyAdvisory CommitteeReviewerExternalInternational2007
Medical Board, National Psoriasis FoundationProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational2005
Journal of American Academy of DermatologyAdvisory CommitteeReviewerExternalNational2004
Archives of DermatologyAdvisory CommitteeReviewerExternalNational2004
1. Study of therapeutics – both old an new – for inflammatory skin disease. Specifically, interventions that help patients with difficult to treat psoriasis, alopecia areata, atopic dermatitis, and hidradenitis suppurativa.
2. Elucidation of novel features of inflammatory skin disease, not previously uncovered.
3. Assisting in the clarification of the pathophysiology of inflammatory skin disease.

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: An Integrated Approach
    Strober, BE TNF Antagonist Therapy 2005 Jan;
  • Seminars in Cutaneous Medicine
    Strober, BE The Treatment of Psoriasis with Etanercept 2005 Jan;28-36
  • Current Dermatologic Diagnosis and Treatment
    Strober, BE , Day, D.J. Arthropod Bites 2001 Jan;18
  • Current Dermatologic Diagnosis and Treatment
    Strober, BE , Nanni, C.N. Hypertrichosis and Hirsutism 2001 Jan;88
  • Current Dermatologic Diagnosis and Treatment
    Strober, BE, Stern, R.L. Granulomatous Processes 2001 Jan;72

Letters

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Forum: Psoriasis Guidelines: Implementing Them in Your Practice. Faculty Presenter.TalkSummer Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2011New York, NY
Drug Actions Symposium. Director and Faculty Presenter.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2011New Orleans, LA.
Emerging Therapies in Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter.PosterNew Emerging Therapies Symposium at the Annual Meeting of the American Acad2011New Orleans, LA.
Immunogenicity of Biologic Therapy. Faculty Presenter.TalkAdvanced Medical Dermatology Symposium at the Annual Meeting of the America2011New Orleans, LA
Topical Therapy. Faculty Presenter at the Dermatology Review Course.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2010Miami Beach, FL.
Drug Actions Symposium. Director. TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2010Miami Beach, FL.
Emerging Therapies in Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter at the New Emerging Therapies Symposium.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2010Miami Beach, FL.
Systemic Therapies for Skin Disease. Faculty Presenter at the Dermatology Review Course.TalkSummer Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2009Boston, MA.
Topical Therapy. Faculty Presenter at the Dermatology Review Course. TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2009San Francisco, CA.
Emerging Therapies in Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter at the New Emerging Therapies Symposium.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2009San Francisco, CA.
Drug Actions Symposium. Director.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2009San Francisco, CA.
C-reactive Protein Levels in Patients with Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis: Effects of Etanercept Therapy. PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2008San Antonio, TX
Obesity and Smoking in Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter at the Psoriasis Symposium.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2008San Antonio, TX.
Anti-TNF Therapies. Faculty Presenter for Internal Medicine Review Course.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2008San Antonio, TX.
Therapeutic Hotline: Innovative Uses of TNF-alpha BlockersTalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2007Washington, D.C.
Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter for Forum Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2007Washington, D.C.
Dermatology Review: Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter.TalkSummer Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2007New York, NY
Biologics for Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter for Lab Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2007Washington, D.C.
Traditional Systemic Therapies for the Treatment of Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter at the Psoriasis Symposium.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2007Washington, D.C.
Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter for Forum Session.TalkMeeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA.
Traditional Systemic Therapies for the Treatment of Psoriasis: Faculty Presenter at the Psoriasis Symposium TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA.
Biological Activity of CC-10004 in Patients with Severe Plaque-Type Psoriasis. PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA
Readdressing Methotrexate and the Role of Liver Biopsies. PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA
Etanercept as a Cyclosporine-Sparing Agent in Patients with Moderate to Severe Psoriasis. PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA
Reduced T-cell Monitoring Schedules for Patients Treated with Alefacept.PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA
Biologics for Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter for Lab Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2006San Francisco, CA
Etanercept Does not Effectively Treat Moderate to Severe Alopecia Areata: An Open Label Study. Poster66th Annual Meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology2005St. Louis, MO
Traditional Systemic Therapies for the Treatment of Psoriasis. Faculty Presenter at the Psoriasis Symposium.TalkSummer Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2005Chicago, IL.
Psoriasis: Epidemiology and Quality of Life. Chairperson and Presenter.TalkInternational Psoriasis Symposium2005Chicago, IL
Systemic Psoriasis Therapies: Review of Efficacy. Faculty Presenter for Focus Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2005New Orleans, LA
An Open-Label, Dose-Escalation, Phase I Study to Assess the Safety of PI-0824 in Subjects with Pemphigus vulgaris Requiring Daily Corticosteroid TherapyTalk66th Annual Meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology2005St. Louis, MO
Psoriatic Arthritis. Faculty Presenter for Focus Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2005New Orleans, LA.
Efficacy of Etanercept in Psoriatic Patients Previously Treated with Systemic Therapy of Phototherapy.PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2004Washington, D.C.
Successful Treatment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis with Etanercept and Methotrexate in a Patient Newly Unresponsive to Infliximab. PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2004Washington, D.C.
Alefacept in the Treatment of Psoriatic Nail Disease.PosterAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2004Washington, D.C.
Off-label Uses of TNF-Inhibitors. Faculty Presenter for Focus Session.TalkSummer Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2004New York, NY.
Psoriatic Arthritis. Faculty Presenter for Focus Session.TalkAnnual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology2004Washington, D.C.