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Andrew Alexis

Andrew F. Alexis MD, MPH

Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai West and Mount Sinai Morningside; Director, Skin of Color Center, New York, New York

Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH, is the Chair of the Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West in New York City. He is also Professor of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. As Director of the Skin of Color Center, he is actively involved in advancing patient care, research, and education pertaining to dermatologic disorders that are prevalent in skin of color.

Dr. Alexis has published more than 90 articles in peer-reviewed journals including the British Journal of Dermatology, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, and JAMA Dermatology among others. He has co-edited two text books and authored over 10 book chapters. Dr. Alexis is a frequent lecturer at national and international conferences and has a passion for dermatology education.


Dr. Alexis reports the following:

Grant/Research Support (funds to institution): Leo, Novartis, Almirall, Bristol-Myers-Squibb, Celgene, Menlo, Galderma, Valeant (Bausch Health), Cara.

Consultant: Leo, Novartis, Menlo, Galderma, Pfizer, Sanofi-Regeneron, Dermavant, Unilever, Celgene, Beiersdorf, Valeant, L’Oreal, BMS, Menlo, Scientis, Bausch health , UCB, Foamix , Cassiopea, Arcutis.

Royalties: Springer, Wiley-Blackwell, Wolters Kluwer (UpToDate).