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Kenneth Tomecki, MD
Practical Symposium Faculty

Cleveland Clinic, Department of Dermatology

Cleveland, OH

Education:

  • Columbia College, New York, NY, BA 1968

  • Columbia College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York, NY, MD 1972

  • Internship: SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1972-1973

  • Residency: SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 1973-1976

  • Fellowship: National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 1976-1978

 

Certification:

  • National Board of Medical Examiners 1974

  • American Board of Dermatology 1977

 

Areas of Interest: 

  • Infectious diseases & medical education

 

Academic Affiliations:

  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, CWRU, Cleveland, OH

 

Clinical Affiliations:  

  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

 

Present Position:

  • Staff physician, Dept of Dermatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

 

American Academy of Dermatology:

  • President, 2021-2022

  • Vice-President-elect, 2015-2016

  • Vice-President, 2016-2017

  • Board of Directors 2009-2013

  • Executive committee 2012-13, 2016-2017

  • Council on Education

  • Audit committee, chair 2008-1013

  • Investments Committee

  • Ethics committee, 2 stints

  • Committee on Self-Assessment, chair 1990-1993

  • CME Program Review committee

  • Poster Exhibits committee

  • Committee on Re-Certification

  • Task Force on Industrial Relations

  • Task Force Infectious Diseases

  • CME Strategic Plan Implementation

  • Assistant editor, J Amer Acad Dermatol 1993-1998; editorial board, 2018-2021

  • Program director, annual meeting 1982-1993, 1996-2017

  • Program director, summer meeting 1995-1998, 2000-2017

 

Elected and Appointed Positions (other):

  • Cleveland Dermatological Society: treasurer 2003-2004

  • Ohio Dermatological Association:  Board of Directors 1992-1995, 2007-2010; secretary 1995-1998; program director, annual meeting 1991, 1994, 2003

  • Society Investigative Dermatology: finance committee 2008-2013

  • Noah Worcester Dermatological Society: scientific committee 2008;  membership committee 2011-2015

  • International Society Dermatology: Board of Directors 2012

  • American Dermatological Association: program committee 2011-2014, chair 2014; Board of Directors 2015

Honors/Awards:

  • Honorary member, Czech Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

  • Honorary member, Mexican Academy of Dermatology

  • AAD Presidential citation 2016

 

Publications/Presentations:

  • 80+ primary publications; 20+ secondary publications; 60+ chapters; 15+ abstracts

  • 200+ major presentations; 250+ minor presentations