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Jun Lu, M.D., FAAD

Associate Professor of Dermatology
Director, Clinical Research Unit
Site Director, Residency program
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Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
21 South Road
Farmington, CT 06032
Phone: 860-679-4600
Fax: 860-679-1545
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M.D.China Medical UniversityMedicine
M.D., Ph.D.China Medical UniversityM.D./Ph.D. Program

Post-Graduate Training
Research FellowDepartment of Immunology, Mayo ClinicResearch Fellow
Senior Postdoctoral Research FellowDepartment of Dermatology, Mayo ClinicSenior Postdoctoral Research Fellow
InternshipDepartment of Medicine, Mayo ClinicInternal Medicine
ResidencyDepartment of Dermatology, Mayo ClinicDermatology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
American Academy of Dermatology Presidential Citation AwardAmerican Academy of Dermatology
Patient Care Hero by American Academy of DermatologyAmerican Academy of Dermatology
Cutting-Edge Research AwardAmerican Society of Dermatology Surgery
Fraternal Order of Eagles Award for Cancer ResearchMayo Clinic
Young Investigator AwardAmerican Association of Cancer Research
Top Ten University StudentLiaoning Province

General dermatology; connective tissue disease including cutaneous lupus and dermatomyositis; inflammatory skin disorders including psoriasis, eczema, and hidradenitis suppurativa; clinical trials on new dermatological therapies

Medical school core corriculum, medical school coaching program, Dermatology residency program site director, clinical trial fellowship program director

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
International Women's Society of DermatologyProfessional/Scientific JournalreviewerExternalInternational2014
Journal of American Academy of DermatologyProfessional/Scientific JournalreviewerExternalInternational2014
American Association of Dermatology Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
American Society of Investigative Dermatology Professional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalNational
International Society for DermatologyProfessional/Scientific OrganizationMemberExternalInternational

Connective tissue disease and inflammatory diseases, cutaneous lupus and dermatomyositis registry, psoriais registry, clinical trials for psoriasis and eczema

Clinical trial research gap year for medica student

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • 1. Pemphigus Vulgaris 2. Bullous pemphigoid 3. Drug induced Pemphigus Vulgaris and Bullous pemphigoid 4. Discoid lupus erythematous and Acute cutaneous lupus erythematosus 5. Hidradenitis Supprutiva 6. Pityriasis Rosea 7. Polymorphous Light eruption 8. Leukocytoclastic vaculitis
    Dermatology for the Primary Care Provider

Case Reports



Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
Emerging therapies for dermatomyositisPlenary LectureThe 4th International Dermatology Drug Development Summit2020Boston (virtual)
Dupilumab for the treatment of dyshidrotic eczema for 15 consecutive patientsLectureAAD annual meeting2020
What's new in bullous pemphigoid Current Clinical Medicine CME course 2016-2017 UConn School of MedicineLecture2016Uconn Medical School
What’s new in bullous pemphigoid?LectureGrand Round Department of Dermatology University of Connecticut 2013University of Connecticut Farmington CT
Diagnosis and treatment of Autoimmune bullous diseasesLectureDepartment of Medicine Grand Round Hartford Hospital2013Hartford Hospital Hartford CT
Amphiregulin Induces T cell Activation Through Cytokine Circuits in Psoriasis-like Transgenic Mice ModelLectureAnnual meeting of American Society of Investigative Dermatology2009
Amphiregulin Regulates Keratinocyte and T cell Interactions: A Key Mediator in PsoriasisPosterInternational Society of Investigative Dermatology2008
Overlap Syndrome of Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis) and Scleredema. LectureMinnesota Derm2007
Gene Expression Analysis in Human Amphiregulin Transgenic Mice Revealed Psoriasis-like Profiling and Novel Immune Regulatory PathwaysLectureAnnual meeting of American Society of Investigative Dermatology2007
Psoriasis-like Skin Pathology in Human Amphiregulin Transgenic Mice is Correlated with CD44hi CD62Lloeffector Memory T Cell Phenotype and TCR Repertoire RestrictionLectureAnnual meeting of American Society of Investigative Dermatology2006
Pityriasis Rubra PilarisTalkMinnesota Derm2006
Identification Peptide Epitopes from Prostate Specific Membrane Antigen That Induce Tumor-reactive Cytotoxic T LymphocytesTalkAnnual meeting of American Association of Cancer Research2003
Helper T Cells Potentiate the Effector Function and Growth of Anti-Tumor Cytotoxic T LymphocytesLectureAnnual meeting of American Association of Immunology2002
IL-15 Promotes Antigen-Independent In Vitro Expansion and Long-Term Survival of Effector CTL PosterAnnual meeting of American Association of Cancer Research2001