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Valerie Callender


Biography: Valerie Callender



Medical Director, Callender Dermatology & Cosmetic Center

Medical Director, Callender Dermatology & Cosmetic Center


Dr. Valerie D. Callender is a Board-Certified Dermatologist who is known for her sensitive and cutting-edge approach to the management of hair loss in women and the treatment of pigmentation disorders.

Dr. Callender has performed leadership roles in many dermatological organizations, including the Women’s Dermatologic Society and the Skin of Color Society, where she is Past President of both societies, and currently serves on the board of directors and executive committee of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is the Founder and Medical Director of the Callender Dermatology & Cosmetic Center, which is in the Washington, DC metropolitan region. Dr. Callender received her medical degree from Howard University, where she also did her residency and currently serves as Professor of Dermatology at the College of Medicine.


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