Dr. Philip R.Cohen is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Cohen joined the faculty in January 2013.
Dr. Cohen received his BA degree at Franklin & Marshall College and his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed a one-year medical internship. medical residency and dermatology research fellowship at The University Of Texas-Houston Medical School. He completed his residency in Dermatology at The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University. He completed two more fellowships: Dermatopathology at The University of Texas - Houston Medical School and Mohs Micrographic Surgery at the Dermatologic Surgery Center, Houston.
Dr. Cohen's interests include medical dermatology - particularly cutaneous manifestations of treatment in oncology patients - and mentoring students in writing medical literature. He has more than 500 publications in peer-reviewed literature.