Elaine S. Gilmore, M.D., Ph.D.

Elaine S. Gilmore, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University Dermatology Associates
400 Red Creek Drive, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-7546
Appointment: (585) 487-1400

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Patient Care Bio

Elaine Gilmore, M.D., PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Rochester.



Her focus is on general dermatology, including the diagnosis and treatment of acne vulgaris, psoriasis, and non-melanoma and melanoma skin cancers. Dr. Gilmore has a special clinical and scientific interest in disorders of the cutaneous nervous system, stemming from her background in neuroscience and electrophysiological studies of ion channels. In particular, Dr. Gilmore is interested in the evaluation and treatment of patients with persistent itch and chronic skin pain.

Dr Gilmore received her MD/PhD from the Univeristy of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed her residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Awards & Honors (National)

Dermatology Foundation Fellowship Grant | Dermatology Foundation 2007

Awards & Honors (Local)

Member of Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 2000
University of North Carolina Travel Grant | University of North Carolina 2000
Renaissance Physiology Dept. Travel Award | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 2000
John B. Graham Research Society Travel Grant | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 1999
John B. Graham Research Society (Inducted) | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 1997
Howard Holderness Fellowship | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 1997 - 1998
NIH Summer Research Training Grant | University of North Carolina School of Medicine 1997
Father Hickey, O.P. Chemistry Award | Providence College 1996
Senior Award - Highest Cumulative Average in Chemistry | Providence College 1996
Senior Award - Highest Cumulative Average in Biology | Providence College 1996
Phi Lambda Upsilon | Providence College 1996
American Chemical Society Analytical Chemistry Award | Providence College 1995
Alpha Epsilon Delta | Providence College 1994
American Chemical Society Organic Chemistry Award | Providence College 1994
CRC Press Freshman Chemistry Award | Providence College 1993
Roddy Foundation Scholarship | Providence College 1992 - 1996
Liberal Arts Honors Program | Providence College 1992 - 1996

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology

Education

Resident and Research Fellow | Yale-New Haven Hospital2007
MD | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2003
Ph.D. | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill2001
BS in Biology, BA in Chemistry | Providence College1996
Intern, Department of Internal Medicine | Stanford University HospitalAttended 2003 - 2004

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Dermatology at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/2006 - 04/30/2008
Residency in Dermatology at Yale New Haven Hospital07/01/2004 - 06/30/2007
Internship in Internal Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center06/25/2003 - 06/24/2004