Faculty Profile: Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD

Leslie Robinson-Bostom
Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Dermatology
Work: +1 401-444-7816
Dr. Robinson-Bostom's research interests include elastic tissue disorders, ichthyosis, panniculitis and cutaneous manifestations of renal disease.

Biography

Dr. Leslie Robinson-Bostom, a graduate of SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY, interned at Rhode Island Hospital and completed her dermatology residency in the department of dermatology at Brown Medical School. She went on to complete the Brown Medical School dermatopathology fellowship at Roger Williams Medical Center and subsequently joined the department of dermatology staff at Brown Medical School. There, Dr. Robinson-Bostom started the division of dermatopathology, organizing the dermatopathology slide library and teaching curriculum for dermatology and pathology residents. Presently, she is the director of the Division of Dermatopathology and the director of the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Dermatology Elective. She serves on the Post Graduate Referral Committee, advising medical students interested in pursuing dermatology careers, and is a member of the Medical School Admissions Committee. Her research interests include elastic tissue disorders, ichthyosis, panniculitis and cutaneous manifestations of renal disease. She has published numerous articles on these topics as well as on many other dermatologic conditions. She also has a very active role in the Dermatology Foundation, a national organization which raises funds for dermatology–related research, as RI State Chair of the Leader's Society, and Dermatology Foundation Board of Trustees.

Institutions

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