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Diane L. Whitaker-Worth, M.D.

Associate Professor of Dermatology
Director, Dermatologic Medical Education
Residency Program Director
Academic Office Location:
Dermatology Associates
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-6230
Phone: 860-679-3474
Fax: 860-679-7930
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Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.University of ConnecticutPsychology
M.D.University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedical Degree

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipHartford HospitalTransitional Medicine
ResidencyBrown University, Roger Williams General HospitalDermatology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Listed in the Best Doctors of America, Pediatric Dermatology and General Dermatology, 2009-2013Woodward/White
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHatford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Best Doctors for WomenConnecticut Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who of American WomenMarquis
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who of American WomenMarquis
Best DoctorsHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
International Health Professional of the YearInternational Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England
Nominated for the Kaiser Permanente teaching award for "excellence in teaching, and having the greatest influence and contriduted in the most outstanding manner to the intellectual and professional growth of their students"
Best Doctors for WomenConnecticut Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Listed in Best Doctors of AmericaWoodward/White
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Listed in the Best Doctors of AmericaWoodward/White

General dermatology, skin cancer, rashes, pediatric dermatology, and contact dermatitis

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
School of Medicine CouncilEducation CommitteeExternalUniversity19992001
Curriculum Advisory CommitteeEducation CommitteeExternalUniversity1998
American Academy of DermatologyFellowExternalNational
The Society for Pediatric DermatologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalNational
Connecticut State Medical SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationState
Connecticut Dermatologic SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalState
New England Derm SocietyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationExternalRegional
Journal of American Academy of DermatologyProfessional/Scientific JournalReviewerExternalNational
British Journal of DermatologyProfessional/Scientific JournalExternalNational

Journal Articles

Reviews

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Adoption DermatologyLectureAmerican Academy of Dermatology2009
Infections of the skin LectureProhealth group lecture2002
Atopic dermatitis LectureProhealth group lecture2002
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 2001Storrs, CT
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 2000Storrs, CT
"Aging and the Skin" LectureSymposium on Aging, University of Connecticut Health Center2000Farmington, CT
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1999Storrs, CT
"Bullous Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1999Farmington, CT
"Pediatric Dermatology" LectureMiddlesex Hospital Grand Rounds1999Middletown, CT
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1998Storrs, CT
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1997Storrs, CT
Immune and Nonimmune Mediated Diseases of the Skin, Connective Tissue, Bones and Joints: Atopic DermatitisLectureMechanisms of Disease Course1997University of Connecticut Health Center
Immune and Nonimmune Mediated Diseases of the Skin, Connective Tissue, Bones and Joints: PsoriasisLectureMechanisms of Disease Course1997University of Connecticut Health Center
Immune and Nonimmune Mediated Diseases of the Skin, Connective Tissue, Bones and Joints: Drug ReactionsLectureMechanisms of Disease Course1997University of Connecticut Health Center
Immune and Nonimmune Mediated Diseases of the Skin, Connective Tissue, Bones and Joints: Bullous DermatosesLectureMechanisms of Disease Course1997University of Connecticut Health Center
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1996Storrs, CT
"Misdiagnosis of Erythema Migrans and Other Lyme, Non-Lyme Dilemmas"LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center, Grand Rounds1996Farmington, CT
"Bullous Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1996Farmington, CT
"Lyme Disease" LectureDiscovery Series - University of Connecticut Health Center1996Farmington, CT
"Common Outpatient Dermatology" LectureImmediate Care Center1996West Hartford, CT
"Common Dermatologic Problems" TalkResidents Noon Conference1996
"Cutaneous Manifestations of Collagen Vascular Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1995Farmington, CT
“Dermatologic Emergencies” LectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module1995Storrs, CT
AcneLectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1995Storrs, CT
"Cutaneous Manifestation of Systemic Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1995Farmington, CT
"Common Dermatologic Problems and Skin Diseases of Pregnancy" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center, OB/GYN Residency Program1995Farmington, CT
"Bullous Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1995Farmington, CT
"Misdiagnosis of Erythema Migrans and Other Lyme, Non- Lyme Dilemmas"LectureHartford Hospital, Grand Rounds1995Hartford, CT
"Atopic Dermatitis" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center, Pediatrics1995Farmington, CT
"Nonmelanocytic Tumors of the Skin" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1995Farmington, CT
"Fungal Infections of the Skin" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1995Farmington, CT
"Skin Manifestations of Systemic Diseases" LectureAsylum Hill Family Practice Center1995Hartford, CT
AcneLectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1994Storrs, CT
"Cutaneous Manifestation of Systemic Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"HIV Infection" OtherUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"Bullous Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"Psoriasis in Childhood" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"Life Threatening and Serious Dermatoses" LectureSt. Francis Hospital1994Hartford, CT
"Nonmelanocytic Tumors of the Skin" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"Fungal Infections of the Skin"LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
"Cutaneous Manifestations of Collagen Vascular Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1994Farmington, CT
AcneLectureUniversity of Connecticut clinical module 1993Storrs, CT
"Cutaneous Manifestation of Systemic Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"Bullous Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"HIV Infection" OtherUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"Life Threatening and Serious Dermatoses" LectureSt. Francis Hospital1993Hartford, CT
"Nonmelanocytic Tumors of the Skin" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"Fungal Infections of the Skin" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"Cutaneous Manifestations of Collagen Vascular Diseases" LectureUniversity of Connecticut Health Center1993Farmington, CT
"Life Threatening and Serious Dermatoses" LectureSt. Francis Hospital1992Hartford, CT