DepartmentsDermatologyVascular centersSpecialty GroupsGonda Vascular Center in MinnesotaLocationRochester, MinnesotaLanguagesEnglishPortugueseExisting patientsSend a secure message via patient portal Biographical summaryJerry D. Brewer, M.D., has been a member of the Mayo Clinic staff since 2009. As a dermatologist and surgeon, Dr. Brewer’s areas of interest include cutaneous oncology, Mohs micrographic surgery, skin cancer in immunosuppressed patients, laser therapy, vascular surgery, hyperhidrosis, lymphoma associated skin cancer, melanoma epidemiology, Merkel cell carcinoma, and Extra-mammary Paget’s Disease. Dr. Brewer is a Professor of Dermatology and the program director of the Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship in Rochester. His research interests include the association of lymphoma and skin cancer, skin cancer in transplant recipients, and melanoma epidemiology. Throughout his time as a medical student and resident/fellow, Dr. Brewer received some of the highest honors given to medical learners, including the Penfil Award at Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellowship Award. As a dermatologist, surgeon, and researcher, he has also received numerous awards recognizing his excellence in patient care, research and scholarly activity, and clinical practice. Dr. Brewer has served on subcommittees and board of directors for the American Academy of Dermatology, the International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative, and the American College of Mohs Surgery. He served as president of the Minnesota Dermatologic Society, secretary/treasurer of the Mayo Fellows Association, and currently serves as secretary/treasurer of the American College of Mohs surgery. Conditions treatedHyperhidrosisMelanomaMerkel cell carcinomaSkin cancerSkin tumor Procedures performedBotox injectionLaser skin surgeryMelanoma surgeryMohs surgeryReconstructive surgerySkin cancer reconstructionVein procedure InterestsMelanoma incidence trendsMelanoma and atypical neviMerkel Cell CarcinomaDermatofibrosarcoma ProtuberansExtramammary Paget's DiseaseFacial reconstructive surgeryVein surgeryHyperhidrosisSkin cancer in immunosuppressed patients Mayo Clinic locations Rochester, Minnesota Driving directions More info Billing & insurance Accessibility services Education2016BASIC SCIENCE MASTERSClinical and Translational Science, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2009Fellow - Procedural Dermatology FellowshipMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2008ResidentAdvanced Clinical Dermatology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2008Chief Resident - DermatologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2008Resident - DermatologyMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine2005Internship - Internal MedicineYale University School of Medicine2004MDWayne State University School of Medicine2000BS - Major in Zoology: Human Biology, Minors in Chemistry and MusicBrigham Young UniversityShow more education Activities and honorsCertifications2008DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyAwards and honors2012Karis Award Karis Award - Saint Marys Hospital Sponsorship Board2009Career Development AwardDermatology Foundation2008Paul A. O'Leary AwardMayo Clinic in Rochester2008Richard K. Winkelmann Research AwardMayo Clinic in Rochester2008Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellow AwardMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration2007International Society of Dermatology (ISD) ScholarshipWorld Congress of Dermatology2007American Academy of Dermatology International ScholarshipDermatology Congress of Brazil2007Roy S. Rogers III Travel AwardMayo Clinic in Rochester2007Mayo International Health Program ScholarshipDepartment of Dermatology, Hospital das Clinicas, São Paulo, Brazil2006Mayo Outreach to Students and Teachers VolunteerMayo Clinic in Rochester2004Penfel AwardWayne State University School of Medicine2004Distinguished Service AwardWayne State University School of Medicine2003Alpha Omega Alpha - Inducted during Junior YearWayne State University School of Medicine2000Golden Key National Honor SocietyBrigham Young University2000Year End Honors: 1st, 2nd, 3rd YearsWayne State University School of MedicineShow more awards and honorsProfessional memberships2023 - 2025Deputy ChairAmerican Academy of Dermatology, Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Committee2023 - 2026MemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology, Access to Dermatologic Care Committee2023Secretary-TreasurerAmerican College of Mohs Surgery2023 - presentChairAAD Leadership Development Steering Committee - Sessions Work Group2022Deputy ChairAAD Leadership Development Steering Committee - Sessions Work Group2021 - 2024ChairAmerican College of Mohs Surgery Foundation Governance and Policy Committee2021MemberAmerican Society of Dermatologic Surgery Surgical Directors Forum Work Group2021 - presentChairDermatology Foundation Research Review Panel2021 - 2024MemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology, Appropriate Use Criteria (AUC) Committee2021MemberASDS Surgical Directors Work Group2019 - 2022MemberAmerican Acadamy of Dermatology, Leadership Development Steering Committee2019 - presentAbstract ReviewerAmerican College of Mohs Surgery, 2019 annual meeting2019 - 2028DiplomatAmerican Board of Dermatology2019 - 2020MemberThe Best Doctors in America2019 - presentWork GroupLeadership Competency Framework Work Group, American Academy of Dermatology 2018 - presentMemberAmerican Society for Dermatologic Surgery, Surgical Directors Forum2018 - 2021ChairEpidemiology Expert Resource Group of the American Academy of Dermatology2018 - 2020MemberDermatology Foundation Research Review Panel2017 - 2021ChairCME & Education Committee, American College of Mohs Surgery2017 - 2020MemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology, Professionalism & Ethics Committee2017 - 2019ChairMelanoma Advisory Task Force, American Academy of Dermatology2017PresidentMinnesota Dermatological Society2016 - 2018Committee MemberSurgical Dermatology Content Development Committee, American Board of Dermatology2015Scientific ChairScientific Program Committee for the Annual Meeting, American College of Mohs Surgery2015 - 2017Deputy ChairMelanoma Advisory Task Force, American Academy of Dermatology2015 - 2020Panel MemberClinical/Medical/Surgical/Dermatopathology Panel of the Medical and Scientific Committee, Dermatology Foundation2015 - presentMemberDermatology Foundation2015 - presentMemberMelanoma Prevention Working Group2014 - 2016Committee MemberRegistry Implementation and Management Subcommittee2013Meeting DirectorInternational Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative2013Co-DirectorThe O'Leary Society, Department of Dermatology2013MemberScientific Program Committee for the Annual Meeting, American College of Mohs Surgery2013MemberAd Hoc Task Force on the ABCDEs of Melanoma, American Academy of Dermatology2013ChairRegional Meeting Scientific Program Committee, American College of Mohs Surgery2013 - presentMentorJAAD Editorial Mentorship Program, American Academy of Dermatology2013 - presentCommittee MemberCommittee on Ethics and Medical/Legal Affairs, Minnesota Medical Association2012 - 2016MemberLeadership Forum Work Group, American Academy of Dermatology2011Co-DirectorMinnesota Dermatological Society2011Co-DirectorThe O'Leary Society, Department of Dermatology2011 - 2014MemberMelanoma/Skin Cancer Committee, American Academy of Dermatology2011Co-DirectorJournal Club, Department of Dermatology2011 - 2014MemberInternational Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative2011 - 2014MemberBoard of Directors, International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative2010Vice ChairResearch Committee, Department of Dermatology2010Co-DirectorMinnesota Dermatological Society2010 - presentMemberMarquis Who's Who in America2010 - presentMemberMinnesota Dermatological Society2010 - presentMemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery2009 - presentMemberAmerican Society for Dermatologic Surgery2008 - presentMemberAmerican Medical Student Association2008 - presentMemberThe O'Leary Society, Department of Dermatology2007 - 2009MemberInternational Affairs Committee, American Academy of Dermatology2007 - 2008MemberHospital Committee, Department of Dermatology2007 - 2008MemberClinical Practice, Quality and Safety Committee, Department of Dermatology2006 - 2008Secretary/TreasurerMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science2005 - presentMemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology2005 - 2009MemberMayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science2004 - presentMemberPolitical Action Committee, American Medical Association2004 - presentMemberAmerican Psychiatric Association2003 - 2004PresidentWSU-SOM Student Senate Executive (Student Body), Wayne State University School of Medicine2002 - 2003TreasurerWSU-SOM Student Senate Executive (Student Body), Wayne State University School of Medicine2002 - presentMemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society2001 - 2002VolunteerCass Clinic, Wayne State University School of Medicine2000 - 2004MemberWSU-SOM Promotions Committee, Wayne State University School of Medicine2000 - presentMemberAmerican Medical Association2000 - 2002Volunteer & CoordinatorCode Blue, Wayne State University School of MedicineShow more professional membershipsPublicationsSee my publicationsResearch activitiesSee a description of research activities. 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