The department of dermatology was founded in 1937 and has a long history. The founder of the department is Professor Guo Xilin. Our department is currently the largest department in comprehensive hospital in the academic scale. The department currently employs 25 professionals, among which 15 have senior professional titles, 7 are associate professors, 4 are doctoral supervisors and 8 are master tutors.
Dr. Yan Lu
Professor in Dermatology
Chief Doctor in Dermatology
Dr. Lu is working as Director of Department of Dermatology and Venereology of Jiangsu Province Hospital. He is also the Chairman of Dermatology and STD teaching and research section of Nanjing Medical University. He is the key academic leader of Provincial clinical speciality. He is one of the peer reviewer of JAAD, International Journal of Dermatology and SCI Journal papers. And also the reviewer of Chinese journal of dermatology as well as the editor of International journal of dermatology and the Journal of clinical dermatology. He also takes charge of the editorial board member of the ninth round planning of teaching materials for Dermatology and Venereology. He is also the peer-review expert of the Natural Science Foundation of China, the expert of the National science and technology in database and the first board member of Asia association of pigment diseases. Meanwhile, Dr. Lu is the standing member of Chinese doctors association, the young member of council of Chinese medical association, the member of professional committee of Chinese medical association for medical education in dermatology, the director of quality control center in clinical dermatology of Jiangsu Province Hospital and the vice director of dermatology speciality in Jiangsu medical association.
Dr. Lu obtained his master degree from Suzhou Medical College in 2000, further studied as a Doctor of Medicine in Nanjing Medical University from 2000 to 2003.
Dr. Lu has published more than 100 papers in national and international academic journals. He edited the Treatment of critical skin diseases (People's Medical Publishing House), has participated in translation of dozens of books and formulating the regulation for diagnosis and treatment of vitiligo in China. In 2002 he discovered the first immunological properities of melanocytes, for which he received the American pigment society(ASPCR) annual scholarship for young scholars . In 2007 he was awarded with the second prize of Chinese medical science and technology for the research on melanocytes and pigmented dermatosis. In 2010 he was also awarded as a excellent young doctor in dermatology by Chinese doctors association . As well as he received the first prize of Jiangsu medical new technology introduction award in 2015 for holding the multi-level clinical classification analysis system used for the choice of treatment for vitiligo.
Dr. Lu is specialized in all kinds of severe skin diseases, and various laser treatment and skin transplantation for vitiligo and other pigment diseases.
Time Visits: Tuesday, Friday morning
Our department has advantages in the treatment of difficult and fatal skin diseases, photodermatoses, hair diseases, pigmented dermatoses, allergic dermatosis and sexually transmitted diseases . laser treatment, hair transplantation, vitiligo epidermis and cell transplantation, the comprehensive treatment of cutaneous hemangiomas, photodynamic therapy technology have been our characteristic technology.
Medical Conditions Treated in Dermatology Include:
Autoimmune diseases (bullous pemphigoid, pemphigus, epidermolysis bullosa acquisita, and others)
Contact allergies (patch testing)
Melanoma and other skin cancers (Basal cell and Squamous cell carcinomas, and others)
Mycosis fungoides / Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome / Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
Since 1980, our department began to send out the excellent staff abroad. Nearly 24 persons had the experienced to learn abroad with the Scholar and participate the international meeting.