LiVDerm Faculty Members

Faculty of Tarsus Medical Group are leaders in healthcare

Johnathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH

Washington, D.C.

Johnathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH



Dr. Silverberg is associate professor of dermatology and director of clinical research and contact dermatitis at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences. His area of clinical subspecialty is inflammatory skin disease, particularly atopic and contact dermatitis. He has extensive experience in the advanced management of atopic dermatitis, hand eczema, chronic itch, psoriasis, hidradenitis and many other chronic inflammatory skin disorders.

Dr. Silverberg’s research interests include drug development, clinical trial design, biomarkers of disease, dermato-epidemiology, health services research, patient-reported outcomes, comorbidities and burden of itch and inflammatory skin disease, and evidence-based dermatology. He has published more than 600 peer-reviewed articles, abstracts and book chapters.

Education and Training

  • Dermatology Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2013
  • Internal Medicine Internship, State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center, 2010
  • Master of Public Health, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 2009
  • Doctorate in Neuroimmunology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 2009
  • Dual Bachelor and Medical Degree Program, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 2006

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Global Multidisciplinary Annual Conference, Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis, 2021
  • Author, Clinical Management of Atopic Dermatitis, 2018
  • Outstanding Teacher’s Award, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2016-2018
  • Young Leadership Award from the American Dermatological Association, 2017
  • Teacher of the Year Award, Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Dermatology, 2015
  • Rajka Award, International Society for Atopic Dermatitis, 2014
  • Associate Editor, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and British Journal of Dermatology
  • Editor-in-Chief, Current Dermatology Reports
  • Member: International Eczema Council; North American Contact Dermatitis Group; and American Society of Contact Dermatitis


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