Alina G. Bridges, D.O.

  1. Dermatologist
  2. Dermatopathologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Skin surgery
  • Surgical and medical dermatology in adults and children
  • Dermatopathology
  • Immunodermatology
  • Cutaneous disease with systemic manifestations
  • Connective tissue and autoimmune diseases
  • Cutaneous lymphomas
  • Alopecia
  • Nail disorders
  1. 2001
    Fellow - Immunodermatology PGY-6Department of Dermatology, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2000
    Fellow - Dermatopathology PGY-5Department of Dermatology, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1998
    Chief Resident - PGY-4Department of Dermatology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  4. 1997
    Resident - PGY-2&3Department of Dermatology, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  5. 1995
    Resident - PGY-1Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center
  6. 1994
    Doctor of Osteopathic MedicineSchool of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  7. 1985
    BA - ZoologyRutgers University

Certifications

  1. 2001
    Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological ImmunologyAmerican Board of Dermatology
  2. 2000
    DermatopathologyAmerican Board of Dermatology
  3. 1998
    DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Presidential Citation Glass AwardThe American Society of Dermatopathology
  2. 2012
    Castle Connolly Top DoctorsUS News and World Reports / Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  3. 1997
    Alpha Omega AlphaAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  4. 1994
    Dean's ListRobert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  5. 1994
    Outstanding Achievement in Medicine AwardRobert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  6. 1994
    Outstanding Achievement in Pediatrics AwardRobert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  7. 1994
    Outstanding Achievement in Molecular Biology AwardRobert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  8. 1994
    The Doctor Edward Luka Memorial ScholarshipAwarding Organization
  9. 1993
    ScholarshipThe Southern New Jersey Professional Standards Review Organization
  10. 1985
    Phi Beta KappaRutgers University
  11. 1985
    Beta Beta Beta (Biological Honor Society)Rutgers University
  12. 1985
    Magna Cum Laude GraduateRutgers University
  13. 1983
    Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and CollegesAwarding Organization
  14. 1981
    Dean's ListRutgers University
  15. 1981
    National Merit ScholarRutgers University
  16. 1981
    Excellence in Language StudyRutgers University
  17. 1981
    College Honors ProgramRutgers University
  18. 1980
    National Honor Society
  19. 1980
    Latin Honor Society
  20.  
    Honors in Physiology, Histology, Biochemistry, Gross & Developmental Anatomy, Microbiology/Genetics, Neuroscience, Pathology, Biopsychosocial Aspects of Human Behavior, Pharmacology, PsychiatryAwarding Organization
  21.  
    Honors in Infectious Diseases, Problem Solving, Community Medicine, Pediatrics, Medicine, Dermatology, Family Practice, Radiology, Laboratory Medicine, Emergency Medicine, SurgeryAwarding Organization
  22.  
    Honors in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nephrology, CardiologyAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Committee MemberMaintenance of Certification Committee, American Society of Dermatopathology
  2. 2018
    Editorial Board MemberJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  3. 2018
    Maintenance of Certification Committee MemberAmerican Society of Dermatopathology
  4. 2017
    Committee MemberASDP 54th Annual Meeting Program Committee
  5. 2017 - 2018
    Program Committee MemberAmerican Society of Dermatopathology
  6. 2017 - 2018
    ChairDermatopathology Fellowship, Clinical Competency Committee, Mayo Clinic
  7. 2017 - present
    DirectorAmerican Society of Dermatopathology, Short Course II
  8. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberDermatology Residency Review Committee, American Medical Association
  9. 2016 - present
    AdvisorRevenue Update Committee, American Medical Association
  10. 2016 - 2018
    Health Policy and Work Value Committee MemberAmerican Society of Dermatopathology
  11. 2016 - 2018
    Alternate advisorAmerican Society of Dermatopathology, AMA - Relatives Value Update Committee
  12. 2016
    Alternate advisorAMA-CPT Committee
  13. 2016
    ObserverAmerican Society of Dermatopathology
  14. 2016 - present
    AdvisorCurrent Procedural Terminology, American Medical Association
  15. 2015 - present
    Invention Group, Department of Dermatology
  16. 2015
    MemberNoah Worcester Dermatological Society
  17. 2015 - present
    DirectorAmerican Society of Dermatopathology, Short Course II
  18. 2011 - present
    MemberPanel for Department of Dermatology, AskMayoExpert
  19. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Dermatopathology
  20. 2010 - present
    MemberInternational Society of Dermatopathology
  21. 2009 - 2018
    Program DirectorAnatomic Pathology, Dermatopathology
  22. 2009 - 2017
    Program DirectorDepartment of Dermatology and Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Dermatopathology and Immunodermatology Fellowship
  23. 2009 - present
    MemberSociety for Dermatology Hospitalists
  24. 2006 - 2018
    Editorial Board MemberMayo Clinic Health Solutions, Mayo Clinic Embody Health
  25. 2006 - present
    Editorial StaffMayo Clinic EmbodyHealth, Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  26. 2004 - present
    MemberConnective Tissue Group, Department of Dermatology
  27. 2003
    Co-ChairMayo Clinic Department of Dermatology Symposium: The O'Leary Meeting, Department of Dermatology
  28. 2003 - present
    ChairPsoriasis Disease Interest Group
  29. 2003 - present
    MemberPsoriasis Disease Interest Group
  30. 2003 - present
    MemberLymphoma Disease Group
  31. 2003 - 2018
    ChairPsoriasis Specialty Clinic
  32. 2003 - 2009
    Residency Review Committee MemberMayo Clinic Department of Dermatology
  33. 2003
    Co-ChairMayo Clinic, Department of Dermatology O'Leary Symposium
  34. 2003 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Dermatology
  35. 2003 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Dermatology
  36. 2002 - present
    MemberBullous Disease Group, Department of Dermatology
  37. 2001 - 2011
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  38. 2000 - present
    MemberThe O'Leary Society, Department of Dermatology
  39. 1999 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  40. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  41. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  42. 1998 - present
    MemberWomen's Dermatologic Society
  43.  
    MemberElectron Microscopy Working Group, Department of Dermatology
  44.  
    MemberMelanoma Tumor Board, Department of Dermatology
  45.  
    MemberAmerican Osteopathic Association
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