Doctor Kehua Li
Kehua Li, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. Dr. Li has also been voted "Top Doc in Dermatology" by South Jersey Magazine and " Top Doc in Dermatology and Mohs Surgery" in New Jersey by NJ Top Docs.

Dr. Li completed his internship in general surgery at Washington Hospital Center , residency in dermatology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital , and a dermatopathology fellowship at University of Colorado.

Dr. Li's research efforts led him to publish many original peer-reviewed articles in prestigious journals, including Nature Genetics, Journal of Clinical Investigation, and Journal of Investigative Dermatology . Recently, he co-authored a dermatology text book.

He was twice awarded the Dermatology Foundation Fellowship and Physician Career Development Award in "Recognition of the Contribution Made to Expanded Knowledge in the Field of Dermatology".

At present, Dr. Li is Associate Professor of Dermatology at Thomas Jefferson University , Philadelphia, PA, and Medical Director of Advanced Dermatology.


Selected Publications and Presentations:

Li K, Sawamura D, Guidice GJ, Diaz LA, Mattei MG, Chu ML, Uitto J. Genomic organization of collagenous domains and chromosomal assignment of human 180-kDa bullous pemphigoid antigen-2, a novel collagen of stratified squamous epithelium. J. Biol. Chem. 266:24064-24069, 1991.

Tan EML, Rouda S, Hoffren J, Chen YQ, Uitto J and Li K. Extracellular matrix gene expression by human keratinocytes and fibroblasts from donors of varying ages. Trans. Assoc. of Am. Phys., Volume CVI:168-178, 1993

Li K, Sawamura D, Nomura K, Sugita Y, Uitto J. cDNA cloning of 230-kD bullous pemphigoid antigen (BPAG1), its cellular expression and polymorphism of the human gene. In "Abstracts of the 11th Annual Meeting of the East Coast Connective Tissue Society", Abstract No. I-21, New Brunswick, NJ, March 22-23, 1991.

Li K and Golitz L: Hansen’s Disease (Leprosy) in Textbook of Dermatology Secrets in Color, 3rd Edtion, Mosby Elsevier, 2007.

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