Theodore Rosen, MD

Houston, TX

Professor of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine;

Chief of Dermatology, Houston VA Medical Center


Ted Rosen, MD is a Professor of Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine and Chief of Dermatology at the Houston VA Medical Center. A native of Chicago, he is an AOA inductee and cum laude graduate of the University of Michigan Medical School. He trained in dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Rosen is a past President and Secretary-Treasurer of the Houston Dermatology Society, past Vice-President of Texas Dermatological Society, past Chairman and Secretary-Treasurer of the Dermatology Section of the Southern Medical Association, former member of the Board of Trustees of the Sulzberger Institute, a former member of the Board of Trustees of the Noah Worcester Dermatological Society, and former member of the American Academy of Dermatology Board of Directors.


Dr. Rosen was recently elected to serve as AAD Vice-President (term commencing in 2018). He is a current member of the editorial boards of Cutis, Dermatology Online Journal, International Journal of Dermatology, Skin Therapy Letter, and UpToDate, and is the North American Editor of Global Skin Atlas. He has published over 285 peer-reviewed journal articles, 25 textbook chapters, and four medical textbooks, including the award-winning Atlas of Black Dermatology. He has lectured to over 100 hospitals and medical schools in the United States and abroad, and has been a plenary guest speaker at the national dermatology societies of Argentina, Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Korea, Mexico, and New Zealand, as well as at the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology and World Congress of Dermatology.


Dr. Rosen was the 2017 recipient of the AAD Thomas G. Pearson Memorial Education Award. He is most proud to have produced four productive, debt-free and mentally stable adult children. Dr. Rosen is also a lifelong numismatist, ardent Chicago Cub fan, and devotee of horror and sci-fi films.

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