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Laura Ferris MD, PhD

Laura K. Ferris MD, PhD

Professor and Director of Clinical Trials, Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Laura Ferris, MD, PhD, is Professor and Director of Clinical Trials at the University of Pittsburgh Department of Dermatology. She teaches and mentors dermatology residents and medical students and directs both the psoriasis and pigmented skin lesions clinics. She has been a principal investigator on over 120 clinical trials of novel therapies and diagnostic tools for dermatologic diseases such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, melanoma, and hidradenitis suppurativa.


Dr. Ferris reports the following:
  • Speaker: Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Consultant: Boerhinger-Ingelheim, Bristol Myers Squibb, Janssen, Dermavant, Arcutis, Regeneron, dermtech
  • Investigator: Boerhinger-Ingelheim, Bristol Myers Squibb, Janssen, Arcutis, Amgen, Regeneron, Acelyrin, dermtech, castle biosciences