Kristin A. Skinner, M.D.

Kristin A. Skinner, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box SURG
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-3332
Fax: (585) 276-2584
Administrative: (585) 276-3332


The biographical information for Kristin A. Skinner, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Patient-and Family-Centered Care Award | University of Rochester Medical Center Leadership Honors | University of Rochester 2011 - 2012
America's Top Doctors for Cancer | Castle Connolly 2007 - Present
Donald E. and Delia B. Baxter Foundation Junior Faculty Research Award, 2001 2001
Jeanine Chalabian, M.D., Most Dedicated to Teaching Award | University of Southern California, Department of Surgery 2000 - 2001
USC Department of Surgery Award for Outstanding Teacher of the Year 1999 - 2000
Jeanine Chalabian, M.D., Most Dedicated to Teaching Award - University of Southern California, Department of Surgery 1998 - 1999
NIH Training in Collaborative Clinical Oncology Research Grant 1996 - 1997
Phi Beta Kappa, Iota Chapter, New York 1984 1984

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 46 available »

2012 Apr
Wang J, Xiao X, Wang J, Iqbal N, Baxter L, Skinner KA, Hicks DG, Hajdu SI, Tang P. "Predictors of nipple-areolar complex involvement by breast carcinoma: histopathologic analysis of 787 consecutive therapeutic mastectomy specimens." Annals of surgical oncology.. 2012 Apr; 19(4):1174-80. Epub 2011 Oct 18.
Peppone LJ; Rickles A; Janelsins MC; Insalaco M; Skinner KA. "The Association between Breast Cancer Prognostic Indicators and Serum 25-OH Vitamin D Levels". Anals of Surgical Oncology. 2012; .
2011 Jan 15
Banerjee S, Lin CF, Skinner KA, Schiffhauer LM, Peacock J, Hicks DG, Redmond EM, Morrow D, Huston A, Shayne M, Langstein HN, Miller-Graziano CL, Strickland J, O'Donoghue L, De AK. "Heat shock protein 27 differentiates tolerogenic macrophages that may support human breast cancer progression." Cancer research.. 2011 Jan 15; 71(2):318-27. Epub 2011 Jan 11.
2010 Nov
Tang P, Wang J, Hicks DG, Wang X, Schiffhauer L, McMahon L, Yang Q, Shayne M, Huston A, Skinner KA, Griggs J, Lyman G. "A lower Allred score for progesterone receptor is strongly associated with a higher recurrence score of 21-gene assay in breast cancer." Cancer investigation. 2010 Nov; 28(9):978-82.
Tang P, Skinner K, Hicks D. "Molecular classifications of the breast carcinomas by immunohistochemical stains, are we ready?". Diagn Mol Pathol. 2009; 18: 125-132.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Surgery, Oncology (SMD) - Primary


Surgery - American Board of Surgery


MD | Medicine | Johns Hopkins U Sch Medicine1988
BS | Biological Science | University of Rochester1984
General Surgery | Residency | University of CaliforniaAttended 1989 - 1995
General Surgery | Internship | University of CaliforniaAttended 1989 - 1995
Fellowship | Surgical Oncology, University of California, Los Angeles, CaliforniaAttended 1990 - 1992

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at UCLA School of Medicine07/01/1990 - 06/01/1992
Residency in Surgery at UCLA School of Medicine07/01/1989 - 06/01/1995
Internship in Surgery at UCLA School of Medicine06/01/1988 - 06/01/1989