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Medical Dermatologist
United States
Dr. Jason Hawkes is a board-certified dermatologist in Rocklin, California, United States. He received his medical degree and completed his residency training at the University of Utah. He also completed a fellowship in translational immunology at the National Institute of Health (NIH) and received a master’s degree in Clinical Investigation from Rockefeller University, where he was the Chief Clinical Scholar and Principal Investigator on multiple human research protocols in the Laboratory for Investigative Dermatology under Dr. Jim Krueger. Dr. Hawkes was an Associate Professor and faculty member in the Departments of Dermatology at the University of California Davis, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and the University of Utah. He is a Councilor in the International Psoriasis Council (IPC) and currently serves on the Medical Board and Scientific Advisory Committee of the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF). Dr. Hawkes is also an NIH-funded investigator, nationally recognized speaker, and the recipient of many teaching awards, including Exceptional Teacher of the Year and NPF Outstanding Educator in Psoriatic Disease.
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Areas of Interest

My primary research has been centered around human translational studies for inflammatory conditions, such as psoriasis, eczema, alopecia areata, and HS. I have had a particular clinical interest in the clinical subtypes or variants of psoriasis, such as guttate, erythrodermic, and inverse disease.

IPC Committees / Groups

Editorial Committee

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Involvement with Other Organization(s)

Serves on the medical board of the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF).