Olayemi (Yemi) Sokumbi, M.D.

  1. Dermatologist
  2. Dermatopathologist

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida | Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Olayemi (Yemi) Sokumbi, M.D., is a dermatologist and dermatopathologist. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Quality of life improvement in dermatologic diseases
  • Utility of deep neural network algorithms for diagnosis in dermatology and dermatopathology
  • Utilizing clinical-pathologic correlation to optimize diagnostic accuracy
  • Clinical-pathologic correlation of challenging inflammatory skin disorders
  • Management of hidradenitis suppurativa
  • Diagnosis of benign and malignant cutaneous tumors
  • Providing dermatologic care for hospitalized patients
  • Health care disparities in dermatologic care

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Sokumbi is actively involved in medical student and resident education. Her research interests include quality improvement in dermatopathology, effective dermatopathology resident education, diagnosis and management of dysplastic nevi and cutaneous lymphoproliferative disorders.

  1. Excisional skin surgery
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa
  • Connective tissue disorders
  • Cutaneous manifestation of systemic diseases
  • Cutaneous lymphoma
  • Complex medical dermatology
  • Hospital dermatology
  • Immunobullous diseases
  1. 2014
    Fellowship - Dermatopathology FellowUT Southwestern Medical Center
  2. 2013
    Chief Resident - Dermatology, Chief ResidentMayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Education
  3. 2013
    Residency - Dermatology ResidencyMayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Education
  4. 2013
    ResidentAdvanced Clinical Dermatology, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2010
    Internship - Department of Internal MedicineMayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Education
  6. 2010
    ResidentPreliminary Internal Medicine, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. 2009
    MDMayo Clinic College of Medicine
  8. 2004
    BS - BS Summa cum laude, Biomedical SciencesSt. Cloud State University
  9. 2002
    BS - Beginning of BS studies; finished at St. Cloud State UniversitySouthwest Minnesota State University

Certifications

  1. 2014
    DermatopathologyAmerican Board of Dermatology
  2. 2013
    DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Advancing Academics to Leadership (A2Leadership) ProgramMayo Clinic
  2. 2022
    Dean's Recognition Diversity & Inclusion AwardMayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
  3. 2020
    Career Support and Advancement Award/Caregiver AwardMayo Clinic
  4. 2018
    Outstanding Medical Student Teacher AwardMedical College of Wisconsin
  5. 2018
    Magnanimous Research MentorMedical College of Wisconsin
  6. 2017
    Academic Dermatology Leadership Program and Leadership ForumAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  7. 2013
    Richard K. Winkelmann Excellence in Research AwardDepartment of Dermatology
  8. 2013
    Paul A. O'Leary Excellence in Patient Care, Education, and Research AwardDepartment of Dermatology
  9. 2013
    Chief Resident AwardDepartment of Dermatology
  10. 2012
    Roy S. Rogers Excellence in Patient Care AwardDepartment of Dermatology
  11. 2012
    First Place, "World Cup" at 15th Joint meeting San Diego, CAInternational Society of Dermatopathology
  12. 2008
    Medical Student Scholarship Award 2008Women's Dermatologic Society
  13. 2008
    Diversity Mentorship Award 2008American Academy of Dermatology
  14. 2007
    NIH Funded Clinical Translational Research Award 2007National Institutes of Health
  15. 2005
    Abbott ScholarshipMayo Medical School, Mayo clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  16. 2004
    Summa cum laudeSt. Cloud State University
  17. 2003
    Honors, Upper and Lower Division, St. Cloud State University Dean's ListSt. Cloud State University
  18. 2001
    Dean's ListSouthwest Minnesota State University

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - 2024
    American Society of Dermatopathology
  2. 2022 - present
    American Academy of Dermatology- Skin of Color Image Bank Workgroup
  3. 2022 - 2024
    Mayo Clinic Dermatology O'Leary Society
  4. 2021 - present
    Chair, APP Search committee, Deparment of Dermatology
  5. 2021 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Women Physician Scientist Group
  6. 2021 - 2023
    American Board of Dermatology- Strategic Planning Committee
  7. 2021 - present
    Mayo Baxter Joint Steering Committee
  8. 2021 - present
    Wilson Scholar Joint Steering Committee
  9. 2021 - present
    Search committee member for CIM Chair
  10. 2021 - present
    Department of Business Development
  11. 2021 - 2023
    American Academy of Dermatology Leadership Development Steering Committee
  12. 2021 - 2023
    AAD- Diversity Initiatives for Leadership Development Work Group
  13. 2021 - present
    Search committee for Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (ADDEI)
  14. 2021
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association (MCAA) Meeting
  15. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine- Medical Student Performance Evaluation work group
  16. 2020 - present
    American Board of Dermatology
  17. 2020 - 2022
    American Society of Dermatopathology
  18. 2020 - present
    Equity, Inclusion & Diversity Committee
  19. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
  20. 2020 - present
    Mayo Medical School Admissions Committee
  21. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic School of Medicine Education Subcommittee
  22. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine Diversity Council- Enterprise
  23. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine Diversity Council- Florida
  24. 2020 - present
    Department of Dermatology
  25. 2020 - present
    Search committee Department of Dermatology, MOHS surgeon
  26. 2020 - present
    International Society of Dermatology
  27. 2020 - present
    Mayo Clinic Dermatology O'Leary Society
  28. 2020 - present
    Department of Dermatology
  29. 2019 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine
  30. 2019 - 2020
    Program Committee, American Society of Dermatopathology
  31. 2019 - present
    Department of Dermatology
  32. 2019 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association Board of Directors, Mayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  33. 2019 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
  34. 2019 - present
    Department of Dermatology
  35. 2019 - 2022
    Essentials Course Task Force, American Society of Dermatopathology
  36. 2019 - present
    Quality Assurance Committee, American Society of Dermatopathology
  37. 2019 - present
    National Medical Association
  38. 2019 - present
    Department of Dermatology
  39. 2019 - present
    American Academy of Dermatology
  40. 2019 - 2022
    Dermatopathology Rapid Response Committee, American Academy of Dermatology
  41. 2018 - 2019
    American Society of Dermatopathology
  42. 2018 - 2020
    Young Physicians Committee, American Society of Dermatopathology
  43. 2018 - 2021
    Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
  44. 2018 - 2021
    American Society of Dermatopathology, Organizational Structure Committee
  45. 2018 - 2019
    Dermatopathology Quality Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
  46. 2018 - 2019
    Leadership Program, American Academy of Dermatology
  47. 2016 - present
    Mayo Clinic Dermatology O'Leary Society
  48. 2016 - 2021
    Young Physicians Committee, American Society of Dermatopathology
  49. 2016 - 2019
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
  50. 2015 - 2020
    Dermatology, Faculty Council, Medical College of Wisconsin
  51. 2014 - present
    Education Committee, Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin
  52. 2014 - present
    Program Evaluation Committee, Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Wisconsin
  53. 2013 - present
    O'Leary Society, Department of Dermatology
  54. 2012 - 2013
    Education Committee, Department of Dermatology
  55. 2012 - present
    International Society of Dermatopathology
  56. 2012 - present
    International Society of Dermatology
  57. 2011 - 2012
    Mayo Medical School Admissions Committee
  58. 2011 - present
    American Society of Dermatopathology
  59. 2010 - present
    American Academy of Dermatology
  60. 2009 - present
    Mayo Clinic Alumni Association

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.