Jennifer L. Hand, M.D.

  1. Dermatologist
  2. Medical Geneticist
  1. Epidermolysis bullosa
  2. Melanoma
  3. Neurofibromatosis
  4. Skin problems
  • Inherited skin disorders
  • Epidermolysis bullosa
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Familial melanoma
  • Pediatric dermatology
  1. 2000
    Fellow - Medical GeneticsMayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1998
    Resident - DermatologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 1995
    Internship - Preliminary Internal MedicineMayo Clinic in Rochester
  4. 1994
    MDMayo Medical School
  5. 1986
    BS - Genetics, with High HonorUniversity of California, Berkeley

Certifications

  1. 2008
    Pediatric DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology
  2. 2002
    Clinical GeneticsAmerican Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  3. 1998
    DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    2017 Best Doctors for WomenMinnesota Monthly Magazine
  2. 2017
    Top Doctors 2017Minnesota Monthly Magazine
  3. 2016
    2016 Best DoctorsMinnesota Monthly Magazine
  4. 2015
    2015 Best DoctorsMinnesota Monthly Magazine
  5. 2014
    Scholarship Award for Best Resident Research (Mentored)Society for Pediatric Dermatology
  6. 2008
    Bronze Award18th Annual National Health Information Award Contest
  7. 2004
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  8. 2002
    Outstanding EducatorMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  9. 2001
    Bronze Award11th Annual National Health Information Awards
  10. 1999
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  11. 1998
    Mentorship AwardWomen's Dermatologic Society
  12. 1997
    Chief ResidentDepartment of Dermatology
  13. 1997
    Travel Scholarship for Best Abstract19th World Congress of Dermatology
  14. 1996
    Excellence in TeachingMayo Medical School
  15. 1990
    William D. and Alyce E. Crotty Endowed ScholarshipMayo Medical School
  16. 1986
    High HonorsUniversity of California, Berkeley
  17. 1986
    Phi Beta KappaUniversity of California, Berkeley
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - 2020
    Scientific Advisory BoardFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  2. 2017
    Grant ReviewerSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  3. 2017
    Application AssessorSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  4. 2016
    Grant ReviewerSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  5. 2016
    Grant ReviewerSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  6. 2016
    Physician Expert, Patient Conference Call: "Understanding PT/OT in Ichthyosis"Foundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  7. 2016
    Judge/ReviewerSociety for Pediatric Dermatology, Poster Judging Committee
  8. 2016
    National Meeting Physician VolunteerFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  9. 2016 - present
    Faculty MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Dermatology, Awards and Grants Committee
  11. 2016 - present
    Telephone Consultation Project Team MemberFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  12. 2015 - 2016
    MemberPhysician/Scientist Engagement Group
  13. 2015
    Grant ReviewerSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  14. 2015
    Judge/ReviewerPoster Judging Committee, Society for Pediatric Dermatology
  15. 2015
    Physician Regional Meeting HostFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  16. 2015 - present
    Active MemberHair Specialty Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  17. 2015 - present
    Founding MemberUpper Midwest Pediatric Dermatology Virtual Journal Club and Case Discussion
  18. 2014 - present
    MemberPorphyria Disease Interest Group
  19. 2014 - present
    AdvisorMayo Medical School, Career Advisory Program
  20. 2013 - 2016
    MemberCertifications and MOC Committee, Society for Pediatric Dermatology
  21. 2013
    Physician Expert, Patient Audio Conference: X-linked ichthyosisFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  22. 2013 - present
    MemberElectron Microscopy Working Group, Department of Dermatology
  23. 2013 - present
    MemberGenomics Odyssey Board
  24. 2012 - 2017
    Scientific Advisory BoardFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  25. 2012
    Judge/ReviewerPoster Judging Committee, Society for Pediatric Dermatology
  26. 2012 - present
    MemberIndividualized Medicine Clinic Work Group, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
  27. 2012 - present
    MemberPediatric Dermatology Research Alliance
  28. 2012 - present
    Ichthyosis Group MemberPediatric Dermatology Research Alliance
  29. 2011 - 2013
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Dermatology, Archives Committee
  30. 2007
    Committee MemberClinical Experiences Theme Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  31. 2006 - 2009
    MemberSubcommittee on Medical School Education for Dermatology, Department of Dermatology
  32. 2006 - present
    MemberMelanoma Study Group, MCCC, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  33. 2005 - present
    MemberFoundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types (FIRST)
  34. 2004 - present
    MemberO'Leary Society for Dermatology
  35. 2003 - 2008
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Dermatology
  36. 2002 - present
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  37. 2002 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
  38. 2002 - present
    MemberMinnesota Dermatological Society
  39. 2001 - 2007
    MemberGenomics Liaison Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  40. 2001 - 2007
    Genomics LiaisonDepartment of Dermatology
  41. 2001 - present
    MemberSociety for Pediatric Dermatology
  42. 2000 - present
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  43. 1999 - 2005
    MemberMelanoma Project, Familial Cancer Program Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  44. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Human Genetics
  45. 1997 - present
    MemberWomen's Dermatologic Society
  46. 1995 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  47. 1994 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association
  48. 1993 - 1994
    Founding MemberMayo Medical School Chapter, National Student Dermatology Association
  49. 1993 - 1994
    Chapter PresidentMayo Medical School Chapter, National Student Dermatology Association
  50. 1992 - 1993
    MemberPsychiatry Education, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  51. 1992
    MemberPruitt Lectureship Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  52. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  53. 1990 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
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Publications

Research activities

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