LiVDerm Faculty Members

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Markus D. Boos, MD, PhD

Seattle, Washington

Markus D. Boos, MD, PhD

Pediatric Dermatologist


Dr. Markus D. Boos is an attending pediatric dermatologist at Seattle Children’s Hospital and associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is also the Associate Program Director for the Dermatology Residency Program at the University of Washington. Dr. Boos is an advocate for health equity. He cares for all children with skin disorders but has a special interest in LGBTQ health, primary immunodeficiencies and the intersection of climate change and dermatology. When not seeing patients, Dr. Boos teaches residents, lectures at national dermatology conferences, works to reduce health care disparities and strives to help Seattle Children’s administration meet its carbon-neutral goal by 2025.

Education and Training

  • Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2015
  • Dermatology Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2014
  • Medical Degree and PhD in Immunology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 2010

Professional Highlights

  • Outstanding Research Mentor, University of Washington School of Medicine, 2021
  • Top Doctor, Seattle Met, 2020
  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award, Pediatrics Residency Program, 2018
  • Edward Bondi Teaching Award, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 2014
  • Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award, Arnold P. Gold Foundation, 2011
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, University of Pennsylvania Pritzker School of Medicine, 2010



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