Hadas Skupsky, MD

Hadas Skupsky, MD
Board Certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology

Education
7/2015-6/2016 Dermatopathology Fellowship, Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology, New York, NY
7/2011-6/2014 Dermatology Residency, University of California, Irvine, CA
7/2010-6/2011 Internship, Department of Internal Medicine, Harbor Hospital Center, Baltimore, MD
7/2006-6/2010 Doctor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Magna Cum Laude
8/2001-1/2005 Bachelor of Science, Cornell University, Human Biology, Health & Society, Summa Cum Laude

Employment
4/2018-Present Laboratory Director, LSCC Dermatopathology, Long Beach CA
7/2016-present Dermatopathologist, Compass Dermatopathology, San Diego CA
8/2014-present Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist, Laser Skin Care Center, Long Beach CA

Licensure and Certification
Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
Physician & Surgeon, Medical Board of California (A120077)

Professional Memberships
American Academy of Dermatology
American Society of Dermatopathology
International Society of Dermatopathology

Honors and Awards
2014 Resident Teacher of the Year, Department of Dermatology, University of California Irvine
2014 Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award
2013-2014 Chief Resident of Dermatopathology Education, University of California Irvine
2006-2010 Dean’s Full Scholarship & Stipend, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2008-2010 Dr. Daniel J. Abramson Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2009-2010 Αlpha Omega Αlpha, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2010 Magna Cum Laude, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2010 Dr. Francis Donaldson Prize for Excellence in Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2010 Ulenhuth Award for Excellence in the Anatomical Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2010 Medical Alumni Association Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2009-2010 Dr. Emmett and Ruth A. Light Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2009-2010 Arthur Wright Erskine Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2007-2008 Fellow for Life, Albert Schweitzer Foundation
2007-2008 Dr. A. Lee Ellis Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2006-2007 Dr. Samuel E. Einhorn Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2006-2007 J. Edward Hubbard Memorial Scholarship, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2006 Giuseppe Inesi, MD, PhD Award in Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2005 Summa Cum Laude, Cornell University
2005 Commencement Banner Bearer (Salutatorian), Cornell University
2005 Robinson Award for Academic Excellence, Cornell University
2004 Kappa Omicron Nu, Cornell University
2001-2005 New York State Merit Scholarship, Cornell University

Publications
Skupsky H, Junkins-Hopskins J. Counterfeit pennies: Distinguishing chromoblastomycosis from phaeohyphomycotic infections. Am J Dermatopathol. 39.6 (2017): 485-487.
Chen, N, Skupsky H, Cassarino DS. Clear cell proliferations of the skin. Adv Anat Pathol. 2015 May;22(3):181-93.
Nguyen C, Stuart L, Skupsky H, Lee YS, Tsuchiya A, Cassarino DS. Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) in the pediatric population: a case series and review of the literature. Am J Dermatopathol. 37.12 (2015): 924-928.
Nguyen, C, Skupsky H, Cassarino DS. Folliculosebaceous cystic hamartoma with spindle cell lipoma-like stromal features. Am J Dermatopathol. 37.12 (2015): e140-e142
Skupsky H, Chen, JK, Linden KG. Vitiligo-like primary cutaneous melanoma. Practical Dermatology. May 2014.
Skupsky H, Kerstetter J, Sarantopoulos P. Lentigenes and ephilides. DermOID Online Interactive Dermatopathology. November 2012.
Skupsky H, Skupsky J, Goldenberg G. Disseminated Superficial Actinic Porokeratosis: A Treatment Review. J Dermatolog Treat. 2012 Feb;23(1):52-6.
Zahiri HR, Skupsky H, Singh D, Stromberg J, Silverman R. Prevention of 3 “never events” in the operating room: fires, gossypiboma, and wrong-site surgery. Surg Innov. 2011 Mar;18(1):55-60.
Skupsky H, Abuav R, Pass C, Goldenberg, G. Development of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus while receiving a therapeutic dose of imatinib mesylate for chronic myelogenous leukemia. J Cutan Pathol. 2010 Aug;37(8):877-80.
Driscoll MS, Kwon EK, Skupsky H, Kwon SY, Grant-Kels JM. Nutrition and the deleterious side effects of nutritional supplements. Clin Dermatol. 2010 Jul-Aug;28(4):371-9.

Abstracts
Gretwal T, Skupsky H, Calame A. Persistent, deforming facial edema with a fatal course in an adolescent. ASDP 52nd Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, October 8-11, 2015.
Skupsky H, Lee YS, Cassarino DS. Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm occurring in a 13-year-old female. ASDP 50th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, October 10-13, 2013.
Skupsky H, Cassarino DS. Folliculosebaceous cystic hamartoma with spindle cell lipoma-like features. ASDP 50th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, October 10-13, 2013.
Dasco M, Skupsky H, Junkins-Hopkins J. Hypergranulotic Dyskeratotic Acanthoma: A rare solitary keratosis or unique reaction pattern? ASDP 50th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, October 10-13, 2013

Invited Lectureship Presentations
Histology of Selected Pediatric Disorders, Great Cases and Panel Discussions, Practical Dermatology and Dermatopathology Symposium, Beaver Creek, CO, August 9-12, 2018 (Faculty)
Dermatopathology Basic Self-Assessment Course, American Academy of Dermatology 76th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, February 17, 2018 (Faculty)
Dermatopathology Basic Self-Assessment Course, American Academy of Dermatology 73rd Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 22, 2015 (Faculty)