Albert Yan, MD
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Albert C. Yan, MD


Dr. Yan currently serves as the Chief of the Section of Pediatric Dermatology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia where he is Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.  He received his AB in Philosophy from Princeton University and his MD from the University of Pennsylvania. A past President of the Society for Pediatric Dermatology, he is currently the Chair of the AAP Section on Dermatology Executive Committee. He has been a founding member of PeDRA, the Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance, a collaborative pediatric research organization for which he currently serves as Treasurer.  Dr. Yan is also the co-chief Editor of the 3rd and upcoming 4th editions of Harper’s Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology.  He has received several teaching awards from the medical school and residency programs in pediatrics and dermatology, as well as the Master Clinician Award from his hospital. His areas of interest include acne, atopic dermatitis, hemangiomas and vascular anomalies, genetic skin diseases, skin infections as well as pediatric dermatology education, workforce issues, and technology applications related to dermatology.