International Psoriasis Council

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.





SKiN Centre for Dermatology
Dr. Melinda Gooderham is a well-established dermatologist who serves as medical director at the SKiN Centre for Dermatology and the principal investigator for the SKiN Research Centre. Dr. Gooderham received her MD from the University of Western Ontario in 1999 and then completed her Dermatology residency at the University of Toronto in 2004. Before training in medicine, Dr. Gooderham obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Queen’s University in Kingston in 1992 and a Master of Science degree from the University of Guelph in 1995. Dr. Gooderham is an Assistant Professor at Queens University and works as a Consultant Physician at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC). A fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, she has investigated over 200 clinical trials focusing on inflammatory skin diseases, including psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. Beyond clinical practice, Dr. Gooderham actively contributes to dermatology publications as an author, reviewer, and associate editor, with authorship of over 200 articles. Her passion for education extends to global audiences through engaging lectures on innovative therapies for skin diseases.
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Areas of Interest

Advancing psoriasis therapeutics, including drug development from the initial phases through to approval and subsequently participating in phase 4 trials and registries

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