Advanced Dermatology - Portland Oregon

Maeran Chung Landers, MD PhD

Dr. LandersEDUCATION

Medical: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Graduate: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Doctor of Philosophy in Immunology

Undergraduate: Pomona College, Claremont, CA
Bachelor of Arts in Molecular Biology
Cum Laude Graduate

Distinguished Pomona Scholar

Phi Beta Kappa Society

Sigma Xi Society

Secondary: Hillsboro High School, Hillsboro, OR
Valedictorian


POST-GRADUATE TRAINING

           
Residency: Department of Dermatology        
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
Chairman: Neil Swanson, M.D.
                                   
Chief Resident in Dermatology
           
Internship: Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Department of Internal Medicine      
Director: Dennis Policastro,  M.D.


WORK EXPERIENCE

Private Practice           
Physician & Surgeon in Dermatology      
Lake Dermatology Group, PC


HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Providence St. Vincent’s Hospital, Portland, OR
Legacy Meridian Park Hospital, Tualatin, OR
Willamette Falls Hospital, Oregon City, OR (in process)
Oregon Health & Science University Dermatology Residency, Portland, OR


ACADEMIC POSITIONS        

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR

Member of AAD Committee on Youth Skin Cancer Awareness

Resident Member of National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Liaison Task Force

Teaching Assistant, Biochemistry Department, Pomona College, Claremont, CA
Director: Christopher Rohlman, Ph.D.


MEDICAL LICENSURE/BOARD CERTIFICATION

Oregon State Board of Medical Examiners
Washington State Board of Medical Examiners
Pennsylvania State Board of Medical Examiners


HONORS

American Academy of Dermatology Leadership Forum

Women’s Dermatology Society Mentorship Award
University of California, San Francisco
Dr. Timothy Berger, Infectious Diseases and Dermatology

American Contact Dermatitis Society Mentorship Award
Gentofte Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Dr. Torkil Menne, Contact Dermatitis and Clinical Studies

20th World Congress of Dermatology Scholarship
Pepper Award for Excellence in Medical Research
Alpha Omega Alpha
Phi Beta Kappa
Sigma Xi
Honorary Medical Sciences Award
Harris Women and Minority Fellowship for Medical Sciences Research
NIH Biomedical Conference for Minority Students
Pomona College Scholarship
National Coca Cola Foundation Scholar
National Elks Foundation Scholar

           

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Viral Pathogenesis of Syncytia Formation by Murine Leukemia Viruses
Principal Investigator: Glen Gaulton, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Signal Transduction of b-integrins in Fibroblasts
Principal Investigator: Ellen Pure, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA           

B cell hyperproliferation and HIV proteins
Principal Investigator: John Monroe, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Taq DNA polymerase and galactosidase gene fusions
Principal Investigator: Cynthia Ilgen, Ph.D., Pomona College, Claremont, CA
           
Cloning of Simian Immunodeficiency Virus
Principal Investigator: Vanessa Hirsh, Ph.D., NIH, NIAID, Immunodeficiency Virus Section,Rockville, MD

Molecular Studies in Plant Phylogeny
Principal Investigator: Loren Reiseberg, Ph.D., Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, CA

Osmotic Potentials of Guard and Epidermal Cells of Vicia faba.
Principal Investigator: Gary Tallman, Ph.D., Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

Omega-fatty acid deficient and taurine deficient nutrition studies in the development of rhesus macaque monkeys.
Principal Investigator: Martha Neuringer, Ph.D., Oregon Regional Primate Research Center, Hillsboro, OR

PRESENTATIONS
           
“Cutaneous and pulmonary sarcoidosis associated with tattoos.”  Landers, M., Sandra Law and Frances J. Storrs.  Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Dermatology, Portland, OR 97201 USA.  Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology.  Washington DC.

“A case report of intractable diarrhea of infancy (IDI) with facial dysmorphism, trichorrhexis nodosa, and cirrhosis.”  Landers, M., and T. Schroeder.  Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Dermatology, Portland, OR 97201 USA.  Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology.  San Francisco, CA.

“Cysteamine hydrochloride, a new contact allergen in permanent waves.” Landers, M., S. Law, and F. J. Storrs.  Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Dermatology, Portland, OR 97201 USA.  Pacific Dermatology Association Meeting.  La Jolla, CA.

“A case report of late-onset argininosuccinic aciduria.” Landers, M. and T. Schroeder.  Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Dermatology, Portland, OR 97201 USA.  Oregon Dermatology Society.  Portland, OR. 

“The fusion pathways mediating syncytia formation by syncytia inducing v. nonsyncytia inducing murine leukemia viruses.”  Chung, M., and G. N. Gaulton.  University of Pennsylvania, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA.  Retroviruses Meeting.  Cold Spring Harbor, NY. 

“The novel fusion pathways of TR1.3.”  Chung, M., J. Shieh, B. Park, and G. N. Gaulton. University of Pennsylvania, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA.  The 9th Workshop on the Pathogenesis of Animal Retroviruses.  Warrenton, VA. 

“The characterization of syncytia formation induced by TR1.3.”  Chung, M., J. Shieh, B. Park, and G. N. Gaulton.  University of Pennsylvania, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA.  The 8th Workshop on the Pathogenesis of Animal Retroviruses.  Saint-Malo, France.

PUBLICATIONS

Murphy, S., M. Chung-Landers, M. Honczarenko, and G. N. Gaulton.  2006.  Linkage of reduced receptor affinity and superinfeciton to pathogenesis of TR1.3 murine leukemia virus.  Journal of Virology.  May 30: 4601-9.

Landers, M., S. Malempati, D. Tilford, K. Gatter, C. White, and T. Schroeder. 2005.  Spontaneous regression of aleukemic congenital leukemia cutis.  Pediatric Dermatology  Jan-Feb 22: 26-30.

Landers, M., S. Law, and F. J. Storrs.  2005.  A case report of pulmonary sarcoidosis coincident with sarcoidosis in eyebrow tattoo.  Cutis.  Jan 75:44-8.

Landers, M., and T. Schroeder.  2004.  Bathtub-induced suction purpuraPediatric Dermatology Mar-Apr 21:146-9.

Landers, M., N. Dugger, M. Quadros, PM. Hoffman, and GN. Gaulton.  2004.  Neuropathogenic murine leukemia virus TR1.3 induces selective syncytia formation of brain capillary endothelium.  Virology Mar 321:57-64.

Landers, M., S. Law, and F. J. Storrs.  2003.  Contact Urticaria, Allergic Contact Dermatitis and Photoallergic Dermatitis to Oxybenzone.  American Journal of Contact Dermatitis. Mar 14:33-4.

Landers, M., S. Law, and F. J. Storrs.  2003.  Permanent-wave dermatitis; contact allergy to cysteamine hydrochloride.  American Journal of Contact Dermatitis. Sep14:157-60.

Landers, M., and T. Schroeder.  2003.  Intractable diarrhea of infancy with facial dysmorphism, trichorrhexis nodosa, and cirrhosisPediatric Dermatology Sep-Oct  20:434-5.

Landers, M., M. Slifka, and JM. Hanifin. 2003.  Smallpox vaccination: The risks for patients with atopic dermatitis.  Consultant.  43: 1273-1276. 

Chung, M., K. Kizhatil, L. Albritton, and G. N. Gaulton.   1999.  Induction of syncytia by neuropathogenic murine leukemia viruses depends on receptor density, host cell determinants, and the intrinsic fusion potential of envelope protein.  Journal of Virology.  73: 9377-9385.

Klein, M., G. Cheng, M. Chung, and G. Tallman.  1996.  Effects of turgor potentials of epidermal cells neighboring guard cells on stomatal opening in detached leaf epidermis and intact leaflets of Vicia faba L.  Plant, Cell, and Environment.  19:1399-1407.


MEMBERSHIPS

American Academy of Dermatology (2001-current)
American Contact Dermatitis Society (2002-2004)
American Medical Association (2001-2004)
Oregon Dermatology Society (2001-current)
Women’s Dermatologic Society (2001-current)

 

 


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