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Jean Bolognia, MD

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Patient type treated
Child, Adult
Accepting new patients
Referral required
Not Applicable


What dermatologist Jean Bolognia, MD, enjoys most about her specialty is taking care of patients who have nevi (moles), atypical nevi and skin cancer, including melanoma.

Dr. Bolognia has been a leader of multiple professional organizations, having served as president of the Medical Dermatology Society, the Women’s Dermatologic Society and the American Dermatological Association. In addition, she was the vice president of the Society of Investigative Dermatology (SID), the American Board of Dermatology and the International Society of Dermatology. She has also been elected to serve on the board of directors of the American Academy of Dermatology and served as the secretary-general of the International League of Dermatological Societies.

She is the senior editor of the comprehensive textbook Dermatology, which is now in its fourth edition, as well as Dermatology Essentials.


  • Professor of Dermatology
  • Vice Chair, Clinical Affairs

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale University (1987)
  • Resident
    Yale New Haven Hospital (1985)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (1982)
  • Intern
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (1981)
  • MD
    Yale University (1980)

Additional Information

  • Yale Dermatology Associates
    Doctors Building
    2 Church Street South, Ste 3rd Floor
    New Haven, CT, 06519