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Mark Kaufmann

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  • American Board of Dermatology


  • MD, New York University

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Hospital of The University Of Penn.

  • Residency, Dermatology
    Albert Einstein College Hospital

  • Fellowship, Derm Cosmetic Surg
    Gulf South Medical & Surgical Inst.


    Dr. Kaufmann currently serves on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also Chair the academy's Resource Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS) committee, as well as a member of the Innovations in Payment and Delivery Work group. He frequently represents the American Academy of Dermatology at the national meetings of the Physician’s Electronic Health Record Coalition (PEHRC) as well as the Clinical Information Interchange Collaborative (CIIC). He has been a frequent national lecturer, and has had many articles recently published on the topic of health information technology.

    Dr. Kaufmann is a contributing editor to Practical Dermatology and serves on the editorial boards of The Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, as well as The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology.

    Dr. Kaufmann’s contributions to the American Academy of Dermatology have been recognized by his receiving the Presidential Citation in 2013, 2014, and 2015.

    Curriculum Vitae


  • 2015 - 2015
    Talk of the Town Customer Satisfaction Award

  • 2015 - 2015
    New York Super Doctors

  • 2015 - 2015
    America's Top Dermatologists


Nova MP, Kaufmann MD, Halperin A. Scleroderma-like skin indurations in a child with Phenylketonuria: A clinicopathologic correlation and review of the literature. JAAD 1992; 26: 329-33.

Dorton DW, Kaufmann MW. Palmoplantar Pustules in an Infant. Archives of Dermatology. 1996; 132: 1365-70.

Kaufmann MD, Desai S. Special requirements for electronic health records in dermatology. Seminars in cutaneous medicine and surgery 2012 Sep; 31(3).

Kaufmann MD. Focus on: information technology. Electronic prescribing: an update. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD; 4(1).

Grosshandler JA, Tulbert B, Kaufmann MD, Bhatia A, Brodell RT. The electronic medical record in dermatology. Archives of dermatology 2010 Sep; 146(9).

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