Program Leadership

Department of Dermatology Chair

Kristina Callis Duffin, MD, MS

Dr. Kristina Callis Duffin is an Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Utah. She has previously practiced, trained and been board-certified in Internal Medicine, and is board-certified in Dermatology. Her primary clinical focus is in the comprehensive care of patients with psoriatic disease, including monthly participati... Read More

Specialties: Dermatology, General Dermatology, Psoriasis and Phototherapy

Residency: University of Utah School of Medicine

Fellowship: University of Utah School of Medicine

Residency: Maine Medical Center

Medical School: University of Washington

Residency Program Director

Sarah D. Cipriano, MD, MPH, MS

Dr. Sarah Cipriano is board certified in Dermatology and sub-specialty boarded in Pediatric Dermatology. Dr. Cipriano cares for pediatric patients with complex medical conditions and devotes a significant amount of time to caring for hospitalized children at Primary Children’s Hospital. She is the co-coordinator of the national Society of Ped... Read More

Research Interests: Medical Education, Medical Ethics, Pediatric Dermatology, Public Health

Specialties: Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology

Fellowship: University of Utah

Residency: University of Utah

Medical School: University of California, Berkeley and San Francisco


Phone: 801-581-2955

Associate Program Director

Keith Duffy, MD

Keith Duffy, MD, is an associate professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Utah School of Medicine and a Huntsman Cancer Institute investigator. Dr. Duffy's clinical interests include Mohs surgery (a microscopic technique that allows skin cancers to be removed with very narrow surgical margins), diagnostic dermatopathology... Read More

Research Interests: Melanoma, Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers, Wound Healing

Specialties: Dermatopathology, Melanoma Surgery, Melanoma and Cutaneous Oncology, Mohs Surgery

Fellowship: University of British Columbia

Fellowship: University of Chicago

Residency: University of Utah

Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University

Medical School: SUNY Upstate Medical University


Phone: 801-581-2955

Academic Coordinator

Anna Williams

Anna Williams

Phone: 801-581-6465

Message from Department & Program Leadership

We are committed to the crucial work of creating a more equitable, diverse, and inclusive academic unit.

2020-2021 Application Changes Due to COVID-19

The date we will begin accepting applications for the 2021 Match (for positions that will begin July 2022) is September 1, 2020.

If you have any additional questions or concerns regarding our program, please contact Anna Williams, Academic Coordinator, Dermatology at

Read the Statement from the APD