Samuel E. Book, M.D.


575 Hudson Valley Avenue

New Windsor, NY 12553

sbook@thecenterforskinsurgery.com

(845) 220-2200


 

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT:

 

July 2003 - Present               Clinical Assistant Professor

Yale University School of Medicine

                                                Department of Dermatology

 

July 2002 – June 2003          Instructor

                                                Yale University School of Medicine

                                                Department of Dermatology

 

July 2001 – June 2003          Clinical Assistant Professor

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

                                                Department of Dermatology

 

July 2001 – June 2003          Attending Physician

                                                Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

                                                Department of Medicine

                                               

EDUCATION:

                       

July 2002 – June 2003          Yale University School of Medicine

                                                Department of Dermatology, Fellow

                                                Advanced Dermatologic Surgery

 

July 2000 – July 2001           State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

                                                Department of Dermatology, Chief Resident                  

 

July 1998 – July 2001           State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Department of Dermatology, Resident

 

July 1997 – July 1998           Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Resident in Internal Medicine

Award for Excellence

 

May 1997                               State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

M.D., Distinction in Research

 

January 1993                         Yeshiva University, New York, NY

B.A. in Biology, Cum Laude

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

July 2003 - Present               Director:

                                                The Center for Skin Surgery

575 Hudson Valley Avenue, Suite 205

New Windsor, NY 12553

(845) 220-2200

 

 

 

 

 

July 2003 – Dec 2006           Director of Dermatologic Surgery:

                                                Dermatology Services of Kingston

368 Broadway, Suite 202

Kingston, NY 12401

(845) 338-7472

 

May 2000 – July 2002          Bay Ridge Skin and Cancer

9921 Fourth Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11209

(718) 833-7616

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES:

 

July 2000-                              Ethnic Variations in Verruca Vulgaris Prevalence

Present                                   Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

                                                Penina Burnstein, M.D., Hilary Baldwin, M.D.

 

September 1999-                   Pulse Oral Corticosteroids for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata in Children

Present                                   Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Teresita A. Laude, M.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

 

August 1999-                        A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter,

May 2000                               Comparison/Combination Study with L-762943 and Oral Minocycline to

Determine Their Effects in Young Men with Moderate to Severe Acne

Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Wei-Li Lee, Ph.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

 

May 1999-                             Efficacy of Levonorgestrel 100ug/Ethinyl Estradiol 20ug  for the

March 2000                           Treatment of Moderate Acne

Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Wei-Li Lee, Ph.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

November 1996-                   Cutaneous Inflammatory and Wound Healing Processes via an In Vivo

November 1997                     Animal Model

Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Wei-Li Lee, Ph.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

 

April 1996-                             In Vitro Model System to Study Cutaneous Inflammation –

June1997                                Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 Expression via Cytokine/Allergen Induction

Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Wei-Li Lee, Ph.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

 

April 1996-                             Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Children

December 1996                     Department of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Teresita A. Laude, M.D., Alan R. Shalita, M.D.

 

PRESENTATIONS:

 

March 2001                           Acute Hemorrhagic Edema of Infancy in a Five Year Old Boy

                                                Landow S, Book SE, Lynfield Y

American Academy of Dermatology

`               59th Annual Meeting

 

April 2000-                             Lecture Series in Clinical Dermatology

November 2000                     State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, and Health Related Professions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 2000                           A Case of Kwashiorkor in Brooklyn

                                                Society for Pediatric Dermatology

Twelfth Annual Pre-AAD Meeting

 

January 2000                         Pulse Oral Corticosteroids for the Treatment of Alopecia Areata in Children

Second Place Award

The Dermatologic Society of Greater New York

Eleventh Annual Conrad Stritzler Memorial Residents Competition

 

June 1999                               Effects of UVA and UVB on Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 Expression

New York Academy of Medicine

 

April 1997                              In Vitro Model System to Study Cutaneous Inflammation – Intercellular

Adhesion Molecule-1 Expression via Cytokine/Allergen Induction

First Place Award for Excellence in Dermatology Research

                                                The University of Texas Medical Center

38th Annual National Student Research Forum

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

Book SE, Aasi SZ, Leffell DJ. Ellipse, Ellipse Variations, and Dog-ear Repairs. In: Robinson JK, Hanke CW, Sengelmann RD, Siegel DM, editors. Surgery of the Skin, Procedural Dermatology. Philadelphia: Elsevier Mosby; 2005. pp 259-72

 

Book SE, Glass AT, Laude TA. Congenital Becker’s Nevus with a Familial Association. Pediatric Dermatology 1997 Sept-Oct; 14(5):373-5.

 

Baldwin H, Ungar S, Book SE, Russo M. Targeting Women as Facilitators for Malignant Melanoma. Submitted for publication, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

 

BOOK REVIEWS:

 

Book SE, Review of McKee PH. Essential Skin Pathology. Boston: Mosby 1999, Pediatric Dermatology 2001 July-Aug; 18(4):359.

 

Book SE, Review of Litt JZ. The Pocketbook of Drug Eruptions and Interactions – 2nd Edition. New York: Parthenon Publishing 2001, Pediatric Dermatology 2001 Oct;18(5):453.

               

ORGANIZATIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

 

                                                American Academy of Dermatology

American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

The Dermatologic Society of Greater New York