Arthur Papier, M.D.

Arthur Papier, M.D.

Contact Information

University Dermatology Associates
400 Red Creek Drive, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 487-1400

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Art Papier, MD is an Associate Professor in Dermatology and Medical Informatics at the University of Rochester. Dr. Papier specializes in contact and occupational dermatitis and has a special interest in acute skin rashes and skin presentations of infectious disease. His research focuses on point of care reference systems for physicians and Internet based medical information for patients. He is particularly interested in the topic of diagnostic errors in medical decision making and decision support systems. Dr. Papier was the PI of a NIAMS/NIH contract to develop a comprehensive dermatology lexicon. This work has transitioned to the American Academy of Dermatology as DermLex. Dr. Papier also is Chief Scientific Officer of Logical Images, the developer of VisualDx and an Internet self-paced course in dermatology education.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Dermatology Foundation Health Care Policy Clinical Career Development Award 2000
Sulzberger Educational Grant 1992
Macy Research Scholar in Neuroscience 1983

Current Appointments

Associate Professor (Part-Time) - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary


Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology


MD | Medicine | Univ of Vermont Coll Medicine1988
BA | Arts & Sciences | Wesleyan University1979

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Dermatology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1990 - 06/30/1993
Internship in Internal Medicine at Berkshire Medical Center07/01/1988 - 06/30/1990