LiVDerm Faculty Members

Faculty of Tarsus Medical Group are leaders in healthcare

Anna Nichols, MD, PhD

Miami, Florida

Anna Nichols, MD, PhD



Dr. Nichols is assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Nichols created and directs the first ever High-Risk Skin Cancer Clinic at the University of Miami’s Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. This clinic is dedicated to serving patients at risk for multiple or aggressive nonmelanoma skin cancers, such as solid organ transplant recipients. Dr. Nichols is very active in several promising and potentially groundbreaking research projects including preliminary work on the viral pathogenesis of squamous cell carcinoma. She regularly serves as the attending physician for an inpatient service where patients are treated for severe skin diseases.

Education and Training

  • Dermatology Residency, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Dual PhD in Neuroscience and Medical Degree, State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University, 2012
  • Bachelor of Science, SUNY Plattsburgh

Professional Highlights

In her first year as faculty of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Dr. Nichols was named the Director of the Dermatology Clinical and Translational Research Unit. There, she oversees a team of research coordinators and full-time research fellows who support the department’s numerous research projects.


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