Editors



Current Editors: Tim Allen and Keith Wagner



Past Editors: Kristyna Gleghorn, Dung Mac, Alex Acosta, William Tausend, Sheila Jalalat, Rebecca Philips, Chelsea Altinger, Lindsey Hunter, Alison Wiesenthal, Leslie Scroggins, Mara Dacso, Ashley Group, Fadi Constantine, Emily Fridlington, Joslyn Witherspoon, Tasneem Poonawalla.

Saturday, July 17, 2004

Dermatology Awards and Honors at UTMB

Thomas W. Freese Memorial Award for Excellence in Dermatology

Best overall dermatology student:
1986 - Elizabeth Spiers
1987 - Madeline Domask
1988 - Ann Nguyen
1989 - Susan Dozier
1990 - Rosa Seguin
1991 - Heather Fork
1992 - Marci Roy
1993 - Stephen Smith
1994 - Lisa Rowland
1995 - San-Hwan Chen
1996 - Karen Stierman
1997 - Rebecca McCarthy
1998 - Todd Moore
1999 - Edward McCarthy
2000 - Stephanie Booth
2001 - Mandy Warthan
2002 - Allison Readinger
2003 - Rebecca Lewis
2004 - Mark Ramirez
2005 - Amy Ayres McClung

Edgar B. Smith Endowed Scholarship in Dermatology

Best dermatology student research:
2001 - Renee Solis
2002 - Catherine Chen
2003 - Adrienne Shoss
2004 - Molly Warthan
2005 - Tasneem Poonawalla

Honors Program in Dermatology

2001 - Renee Solis, Dr. Dayna Diven (Advisor), "Medical Treatment of Tattoos" (Magna Cum Laude)

Solis RR, Diven DG, Colome-Grimmer MI, Snyder N, Wagner RF. Experimental nonsurgical tattoo removal in a guinea pig model with topical imiquimod and tretinoin. 42nd Annual National Student Research Forum, J-2, p. 65, Galveston, TX, April 6, 2001.

Solis RR, Diven DG, Colome-Grimmer MI, Snyder N, Wagner RF. Experimental nonsurgical tattoo removal in a guinea pig model with topical imiquimod and tretinoin. Dermatol Surg 28:83-87, 2002.


2002 - Catherine Chen, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Perineural Invasion in Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers" (Magna Cum Laude)

Chen-Tsai CP, Colome-Grimmer M, Wagner RF. Correlations among NCAM, NGF and its receptors, TRK A, B, C and p75NGFR in perineural invasion by basal cell and cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas. Dermatol Surg 30:1009-1016, 2004.


2003 - Rebecca Lewis, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Sensitivity and specificity of p75 for the Diagnosis of Perineural Invasion by Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma." (Magna Cum Laude)

2003 - Adrienne Shoss, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Does Alcohol Cause Photosensitivity?" (Cum Laude)

Shoss-Glaich A, Uchida T, Wagner RF. Sunburn risk factors at Galveston beaches. Texas Medicine 100(7):62-65, 2004.


2004 - Molly Warthan, Dr. Richard Wager (Advisor), "Is Tanning an Addictive Behavior?" (Summa Cum Laude)


Warthan M, Wagner RF. Is suntanning a substance-related disorder? 45th Annual National Student Research Forum, Galveston TX, April 1-2 2004, p.40 (E-3).

NSRF Dermatology Presentation Award


2004 - Norma Magee, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Imiquimod for Tattoo Removal" (Magna Cum Laude)

Magee NS, Zamora JG, Colome-Grimmer MI, Wagner RF. Low dose topical imiquimod for tattoo removal in guinea pigs. 45th Annual National Student Research Forum, Galveston TX, April 1-2 2004, p.54 (Poster 10).

Awarded Dermatology Poster Award
Awarded 2nd place NSRF Overall Poster Award

Magee NS, Zamora JG, Colome-Grimmer MI, Wagner RF Jr. Triweekly Topical 5% Imiquimod Cream Fades Experimental Tattoos in Guinea Pigs. Cosmetic Dermatology 18:155-158,161, 2005.


2004 - Mark Ramirez, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Combined Laser and Imiquimod for Tattoo Removal" (Summa Cum Laude)


2005 - Jennifer Ray, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Investigating the Role of Alcohol Consumption on Increased Phototoxicity" (Cum Laude)

2005 - Tasneem A. Poonawalla, Dr. Dayna Diven (Advisor), "Survey of Antibiotic Prescription Use for Inflamed Epidermal Inclusion Cysts" (Magna Cum Laude)

2005 - Amy Ayres, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Behavioral Disorders in Tanners" (Summa Cum Laude)




2006 - Chad Crim, Dr. Richard Wagner(Advisor), "A Histopathologic Review Comparing Seborrheic Keratoses Excised by Dermatologists vs. Nondermatologists"

2006 - Emily Fridlington, Dr. Erica Kelly(Advisor), "Soft Tissue Vibrio Infections"

2006 - Joslyn Witherspoon, Dr. Richard Wagner (Advisor), "Public Health Efforts in the Prevention of Lip Cancer: Improving Awareness and Promoting Lip Protection Behavior"