About

Interested in skin? This site is for you! Derm Report aims to bring you the most up-to-date skin-related news. There are several goals of Derm Report and here’s how you can use this site:

1-The Home page provides a weekly dose of the most up-to-date skin-related news. Bookmark this page to keep up with the times.

2- The Your Derm page allows you to ask questions. Email me at dermreport@gmail.com or leave a comment on the Your Derm page. I’ll do my best to answer your questions in the form of a blog, which I’ll post under the “Categories” column on the left-hand side of this site.

Kira Mayo is a fourth-year medical student at the University of Virginia. Born and raised in New York City, she attended UVA for her undergraduate studies and played on the Inaugural Women’s Golf Team in 2003. Her dermatologic interests include: the history of dermatology, improving patient satisfaction and preventative medicine through education. Her activities and research to date include attending local schools and teaching children about skin cancer, improving patients’ quality-of-life, delving into the history of dermatology, and expanding upon physical diagnoses. When she’s not working or studying, she can be found doing any outside activities, sports and cooking.

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