About Us

The JDPA is the official clinical journal of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. The mission of the JDPA is to improve dermatological patient care by publishing the most innovative, timely, practice-proven educational information available for the physician assistant profession.

Highlights of the JDPA include:
• Quarterly publication
• Peer reviewed content
• Category I CME Credit for selected articles
• Complimentary subscription for SDPA members

Editorial Board

• Travis Hayden, MPAS, PA-C, Editor in Chief
• Joe Monroe, MPAS, PA
• Patricia Ferrer, MPAS, PA-C
• Gordon Day, R.Ph., PA-C
• Lauren Zajac, MHS, PA-C
• Michelle DiBaise, MPAS, PA-C
• Mark Archambault, DHSc, PA-C
• Kristine Kucera, DHS, MPAS, PA-C
• Jennifer Winter, PA-C
• Mark Hyde, MMS, PA-C
• Jennifer Conner, MPAS, PA-C
• Jeffrey LaDuca, Ph.D., MD
• Alan Menter, MD

Publishing Staff

• Managing Editor: Jennifer Hayden, M.Ed
• Copy Editor: Douglas Morris
• Art Director: Angela Simiele
• Website Design: Terry Scanlon

Department Editors

• Clinical Department Editor
Susan E. King-Barry, MPAS, PA-C
Karen Graham, MPAS, PA-C
• Dermatology Grand Rounds Editor
Cynthia F. Griffith, MPAS, PA-C
• Dermoscopy Editor
John Burns, MSPA, PA-C
• Drugs in Dermatology Editor
Stephen Wolverton, MD
• Surgical Department Editor
Christy Kerr, MPAS, PA-C
• Cosmetic Department Editor
Travis Hayden, MPAS, PA-C
• Professional Development Department Editor
Abby Jacobson, MS, PA-C