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CURRICULUM VITAE

Melanie A. Clark MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Dermatology

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Froedtert Hospital
9200 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53226
EDUCATION:
2004 - 2008 B.S. Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL
2008 - 2012 M.D., University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
2012 - 2013 Transitional Year Intern and Chief Resident, Resurrection Medical Center Chicago, Chicago, IL
2013 - 2016 Dermatology Resident and Chief Resident, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
2016 - 2017 Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellow, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
09/2017 - Present Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Dermatology
2016
2026
 
AWARDS AND HONORS:
2004 - 2008 James Scholar , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2004 - 2008 James Netwon Matthews Scholar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2004 - 2008 Campus Honors Program, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2007 - 2008 Phi Beta Kappa, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2008 Summa Cum Laude, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2009 Honorable Mention for Excellence, Pritzker School of Medicine Summer Research Program
2012 Graduation with Honors, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
2012 Alpha Omega Alpha Honors, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
Chicago Dermatologic Society
American Medical Association
American Academy of Dermatology
Women's Dermatologic Society
NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2015 - 2017 Resident Representative, Board of Directors, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
Mechanisms of Mammalian Circadian Clocks
Source:
University of Illinois as Urbana-Champaign, Gillette Clockworks Lab
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Martha Gillette, PhD
Dates:
2004 - 2008
 
Title:
Summer Research Program
Source:
University of Chicago, Department of Urology
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Scott E. Eggener, MD
Dates:
2009
 
Title:
The Effect of Topical Anesthetic using Lidocaine 2.5%/Prilocaine 2.5% versus Lidocaine 7%/Tetracaine 7% Cream on Patients' Pain and Operative Experience During Treatment with Q-Switched 532 nm laser
Source:
Northwestern Medicine, Department of Dermatology
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Murad Alam, MD
Dates:
2014 - 2017
 
Title:
Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Surgical and Non-Surgical treatment Modalities for Acne Scarring
Source:
Northwestern Medicine, Department of Dermatology
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Murad Alam, MD
Dates:
2015 - 2017
 
Title:
Nail Surgery Techniques: A Single Center Study of the Effect of a Cadaveric Hand Practicum on Dermatology Resident Education
Source:
Northwestern Medicine, Department of Dermatology
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Roopal Kundu, MD
Dates:
2015 - 2017
 
Title:
Imaging in Squamous Cell Carncinomas of the Nail Apparatus
Source:
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Department of Dermatology
Role:
Researcher
PI:
Thomas Knackstedt, MD
Dates:
2016 - 2017
 
INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Clark, MA, Common things are common: lumps, bumps, and other benign skin lesions, Cleveland Clinic Dermatology 101: A Primer for Internists, Pediatricians, and Family Physicians, Cleveland, OH, 03/2017
 
Regional
Clark MA, Schlosser BS, Colavincenzo ML, Kunda RV, A Case Series of Pyoderma Gangrenosum, Chicago Dermatological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/2013
Clark MA, Yoo SS., Eruptive Squamous Cell Carcinomas and Keratoacanthomas Arising in Split Thickness Skin Graft Donor and Recipient Sites, Chicago Dermatological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/2014
Clark MA, Brieva J, A Case of Bullous Arthropod Bites, Chicago Dermatological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/2014
Clark MA, Patterson S., Generalized Eruptive Syringomas, Chicago Dermatological Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, 11/2015
 
National
Clark MA, Shikanov S, Raman JD, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, Wheat JC, Wolf JS Jr, Matin SF, Huang WC, Shalhav Al, Eggener SE., Impact of Warm Versus Cold Ischemia on Renal Function Following Partial Nephrectomy, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 06/2010
Clark MA, Shikanov S, Raman JD, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, What JC, Wolf JS Jr, Matin SF, Huang WC, Shalhav AL, Eggener SE., Chronic Kidney Disease Before and After Partial Nephrectomy, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 06/2010
Shikanov S, Clark MA, Raman JD, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, Wheat JC, Wolf JS Jr, Huang WC, Shalhav AL, Eggener SE., Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration and Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Equations for Renal Function Evaluation in Partial Nephrectomy Patients, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 06/2010
Clark MA, Schlosser BJ, Gerami P., A Case of Vulvar Pyoderma Gangrenosum, Medical Dermatological Society Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 03/2015
Clark MA, Vidimos AT, The use of a hair transplant blade for peripheral margin assessment of locally advanced squamous cell carcinoma of the face requiring orbital exenteration: A collaborative tumor extirpation technique, American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) 49th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 04/2017
 
EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Medical Student Education
2012 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Teaching Assistant, Clinical Pathophysiology and Treatment
 
COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
2006 Central High School, Champaign, IL - ESL tutor for Spanish-speaking students.
2008 - 2012 Community Health Clinic, Pritzker Board, Chicago, IL - Volunteer 2008 - 2012, Volunteer Coordinator 2008 - 2009. Coordinated all medical student volunteers, volunteered monthly.
 
GLOBAL HEALTH ACTIVITIES:
2006 Global Medical Training Medical Humanitarian Trip, Nicaragua- participated in a two-week travel experience, assisted in the establishment of clinics for underserved patients.
2009 Remedy (Recovering Medical Supplies for the Developing World), Pritzker Chapter - raised $7,000 to purchase medical supplies as fundraising chair, participated in two-week travel experience to deliver medical supplies and volunteer in urban and rural regions of Peru.
 
BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Pelster MW, Clark MA, Yoo S. Repair of a Multisubunit Defect of the Earlobe, Preauricular Skin, and Superolateral Neck. Dermatol Surg. 2017 May;43 Suppl 1:S122-S125.
2. Yoon DY, Clark MA, Rodriguez HE. Clusters of Painful Blue Papules. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Dec 01;152(12):1379-1380.
3. Clark MA, Yoo SS, Kundu RV. Nail Surgery Techniques: A Single Center Survey Study on the Effect of a Cadaveric Hand Practicum in Dermatology Resident Education. Dermatol Surg. 2016 May;42(5):696-8.
4. Clark MA, Guitart J, Gerami P, Marks BR, Amin S, Yoo SS. Eruptive keratoacanthomatous atypical squamous proliferations (KASPs) arising in skin graft sites. JAAD Case Rep. 2015 Sep;1(5):274-6. PMCID: PMC4809229
5. Eggener SE, Clark MA, Shikanov S, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, Wheat JC, Wolf JS Jr, Matin SF, Huang WC, Harel M, Cambio J, Shalhav AL, Raman JD. Impact of warm versus cold ischemia on renal function following partial nephrectomy. World J Urol. 2015 Mar;33(3):351-7.
6. Shikanov S, Clark MA, Raman JD, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, Wheat JC, Wolf JS Jr, Huang WC, Shalhav AL, Eggener SE. Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration versus Modification of Diet in Renal Disease equations for renal function evaluation in patients undergoing partial nephrectomy. J Urol. 2010 Nov;184(5):1867-71.
7. Clark MA, Shikanov S, Raman JD, Smith B, Kaag M, Russo P, Wheat JC, Wolf JS Jr, Matin SF, Huang WC, Shalhav AL, Eggener SE. Chronic kidney disease before and after partial nephrectomy. J Urol. 2011 Jan;185(1):43-8.
 
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