Education

Fellowship
Dermatopathology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2012
Residency
Dermatology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010
Internship
Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 2007
Degree
MD, USC School of Medicine, 2006

Medical Board Certifications

Dermatopathology
American Board of Dermatology, 2012
Dermatology
American Board of Dermatology, 2010

Gender

Female

State License

A102254
  • About Me

    About Me

    Preferred Name: Emma J.M. Taylor

    Academic Title: UCLA Health Sciences Assistant Professor
  • Locations

    UCLA Dematology Santa Monica

    (primary location)
    Address
    2020 Santa Monica Blvd
    Suite 570
    Santa Monica, California 90404
    Phone
    310-917-3376
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Dermatopathology
    American Board of Dermatology, 2012
    Dermatology
    American Board of Dermatology, 2010

    Education

    Fellowship
    Dermatopathology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2012
    Residency
    Dermatology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Pennsylvania Hospital, 2007
    Degree
    MD, USC School of Medicine, 2006
  • Clinical Interests
    • Autoimmune Skin Diseases (alopecia areata, dermatomyositis, lupus, morphea, pemphigoid, pemphigus)
    • Botox
    • Chemical Peels
    • Cosmetic
    • Dermatology Surgery
    • Dermatopathology
    • Eczema
    • General Dermatology
    • HIV(skin related problems)
    • Laser
    • Melanoma
    • Nail Disorders
    • Pediatrics
    • Psoriasis
    • Sexually Transmitted Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Tattoo Removal
    • Vitiligo/Pigmentation Disorder
  • Research

    Research Interest

    She has been involved in research investigating the beneficial properties of natural products, such as resveratrol in grapes for acne, which resulted in an international patent application. She is currently involved in research relating to tumor response for novel melanoma therapeutics and skin cancer prevention.

    Publications

    RESEARCH PAPERS-PEER REVIEWED
    1. Zaghi D, Panosian C, Gutierrez M, Gregson A, Taylor E, Ochoa MT. New World Cutaneous Leishmaniasis: Current Challenges in Diagnosis and Parenteral Treatment. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Mar;64(3):587-92. 2011
    2. Jeon H, Sarantopoulos GP, Gharavi N, Taylor E, Chiu MW, Acquired perforating dermatosis associated with metastatic colon carcinoma to the liver, Dermatology Online Journal. Nov 15;17(11):7. 2011

    ABSTRACTS
    1. Medina-Kauwe L, Kasahara N, Taylor E. A Novel Gene Delivery System for Cell-Specific Targeting. Keystone Symposium on Molecular and Cellular Biology of Gene Therapy, Snowbird Utah April 13-19, 1997
    2. Taylor E, Champer C, Kim J. In Vitro Activity of Resveratrol on Proprionibacterium acnes. American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, March 5-9, 2010
    3. Taylor E, Hillman J, Binder S. Plexiform Schwannoma. American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting,Seattle, Oct 2011.
    4. Su A, Taylor E, RA S, Binder S. A Rare Case of Squamomelanocytic Tumor. American Society of Dermatopathology Annual Meeting, Chicago, Oct 2012
    5. Taylor E, Champer J, Kim K. Resveratrol and benzoyl peroxide activity against propionibacterium acnes" to be presented at the IID/SID meeting in Edinburgh May 8-12

    PATENTS
    International PCT Patent Application No.: PCT/US12/30335.
    Title: TREATMENT OF INFLAMMATORY AND INFECTIOUS SKIN DISORDERS.
    Applicant: The Regents of the University of California. Filed: March 23, 2012.
    Priority Claim: U.S.S.N. 61/466,510, Filed: March 23, 2011. Choate Reference: 2010407-0001. Your Reference: UC-2010-243-2-LA.

  • News & Awards

    In the News

    She has been featured in Glamour, WomenÆs Health magazine, WebMD magazine, and EmpowHer.com for her for her expertise in dermatology.

    Awards

    • 2009 Recipient of AAD Resident International Grant
    • 2008 SID Resident Retreat for Future Academicians
    • 2008 WDS Academic Research Grant
    • 2006 The Order of Arete, USC
    • 2006 AMWA’s Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic Achievement
    • 2005 Wright Foundation Grant
    • 2005 Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) USC Gamma Chapter Co-President
    • 2005 Junior Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
    • 2005 Honors with Highest Distinction
    • 2005 Dean’s Recognition for Junior/Senior Continuum
    • 2004 Dean’s Recognition for year II
    • 2004 Association of Pathology Chairs (APC) Pathology Honors Society
    • 2004 Montgomery Scholarship recipient for academic performance
    • 2003 Medical Scholar’s Program for Pathology for excellence in year I&II Pathology
    • 2004 Student Research Award for selection of oral research presentation
    • 2003 Dean’s Recognition for year I