Prof. George Kroumpouzos, MD, PhD, FAAD, has held faculty appointments in dermatology at Alpert Medical School, Brown University, and Harvard Medical School. Also, he has served as a Professor of Dermatology at Jundiaí Medical School, São Paulo, Brazil. He is the Founder and Medical Director of GK Dermatology, PC, in Weymouth, Massachusetts. He completed an MD/Ph.D. program at Athens University School of Medicine in Athens, Greece, and then research fellowships in skin biology at the Department of Dermatology, The Free University of Berlin, and the National Cancer Institute, NIH before starting a Dermatology Residency at the combined Boston/Tufts Universities Program. He is certified by both the American and European Boards of Dermatology. He is Associate Editor of Frontiers in Medicine, the International Journal of Women’s Dermatology and Dermatologic Therapy, and Editorial Board Member of Clinics in Dermatology.
Dr. Kroumpouzos has published over 150 peer-reviewed articles and 40 chapters and edited 7 texts, including the definitive Text Atlas of Obstetric Dermatology. Additionally, he has authored extensively in various media. His research interests include aesthetic/procedural dermatology, psychodermatology, and obstetric/gynecologic dermatology. His research publications have been cited in announcements of the Dean of Alpert Medical School at Brown University. His innovative research received extensive media coverage and triggered commentaries in high-impact journals. He has delivered numerous lectures and chaired sessions at international meetings. He is a sought-after speaker at conferences and has held numerous media appearances. He has received several scholarships and awards, including awards from the International Union Against Cancer, New England Dermatologic Society, and the Dean’s Excellence in Teaching Award at Alpert Medical School of Brown University.