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Release issued 05/15/2013

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (May 15, 2013) --- Dr. Howard I. Maibach, MD, FAAD, was honored as the 2013 recipient of The Master Dermatologist Award by The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) during the AAD’s 71st Annual Meeting in Miami, Florida. This prestigious award recognizes an Academy member’s significant contributions to the field of dermatology, and to the American Academy of Dermatology.

The University of California, San Francisco professor is a member of the Transdermal Delivery Solutions Corp. Scientific Advisory Board. Since joining the Board nearly three years ago, Dr. Maibach has played a key role in the company’s research endeavors. He has published more than 2,400 research papers, articles and book chapters and lectured extensively on the subjects of dermatotoxicology and dermatopharmacology. When Dr. Maibach is not in the lab conducting research or in the classroom teaching, he is seeing patients at the Environmental Dermatoses Clinic.

 With over 50 years of experience, Dr. Maibach is undoubtedly a well-respected voice in the use and exploration of modern dermatology practices. According to Dr. Maibach’s nomination letter, the award winner is one of, “the most well known and widely recognized dermatologists by non-dermatologist physicians, scientists, and regulators in the world.”