Alice P. Pentland, M.D.

Alice P. Pentland, M.D.

Contact Information

400 Red Creek, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 275-7546

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  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Pentland, an expert in photobiology and skin cancer, specializes in the treatment of Bullous diseases, such as pemphigus and severe psoriasis. Dr. Pentland has dedicated her career to bringing state-of-the-art technology to support individual health and to creating a rich interdisciplinary environment within the department. She received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Michigan.

Awards & Honors (National)

Member NIAMS Council 2011 - 2015
Secretary Treaurer Society for Investigative Dermatology 2011 - Present
Center for Medical Countermeasures Against Radiation | NIH 2010 - 2015
ACTS Study Section, Member | National Institution of Health 2009 - 2011
President | Society for Investigative Dermatology 2006 - 2007
PGE2 Receptor Function in Skin | NIH 2000 - 2010
Training Program in Dermatological Research | NIH 1999 - 2014
Dermatology Award | University of Rochester 1996

Current Appointments

Director, Center for Future Health - Center for Future Health (URMC)
Chair - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary Administrative
James H. Sterner Professorship in Dermatology - Department of Dermatology (SMD)
Professor - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary


Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology


MD | Medicine | Univ of Michigan Medical Sch1976
BS | Pre-Medical | Univ of Michigan Medical Sch1976

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Dermatology at Washington University School of Medicine07/01/1983 - 06/30/1986
Residency in Dermatology at University Of Michigan07/01/1979 - 06/30/1983
Internship in Internal Medicine at North Carolina Memorial Hospital07/01/1978 - 06/30/1979