DR. SUSAN WEINKLE, ADVISOR, DERMATOLOGIST
She graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida in 1975 and received early admission to medical school, earning her Medical Degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1978. Her Dermatology training was completed in 1982 at Stanford University, where as Chief Resident, she had the opportunity to train with Dr. Frederic Mohs, pioneer of the state-of-the-art skin cancer therapy that bears his name.
Her active participation in many professional organizations and societies enables her opportunity to share and experience a broad range of the latest treatments and techniques in dermatology. She has been on the Board of Directors and chaired numerous committees in these organizations such as the American Academy of Dermatology, Dermatology Foundation, and Florida Society of Dermatology for Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Weinkle served as Past President of the Women’s Dermatological Society and was their 2010 recipient of the prestigious Rose Hirschler Award, honoring an outstanding physician who has contributed to medicine and dermatology while enhancing the role of women in the field of Dermatology. She has also served as Past President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
With a passion for teaching, Dr. Weinkle is an assistant clinical professor of Dermatology at the University of South Florida and she frequently lectures at national and international dermatology meetings instructing dermatologists and plastic surgeons on various aspects of dermatologic and aesthetic surgery. She has authored numerous articles on skin carcinomas, surgical techniques and cosmetic therapies and also serves on the medical advisory and editorial boards of popular dermatological publications including the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology and the Journal of Dermatologic Surgery. She has been quoted in numerous newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Goodhousekeeping, and Redbook.