Roger S. Lo, MD, PhD

Roger S. Lo, MD, PhD

Dermatology
Primary Location
Westwood Dermatology
200 Medical Plaza
450
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-794-7005

Languages

English

Education

Residency

UCLA School of Medicine, 2006

Internship

St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center of NY, 2003

Degree

Weill Cornell Medical College, MD, 2002

Recognition

  • 33th Annual Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research, American Association for Cancer Research, 2013
  • First Place, Department of Medicine Research Day 2012, UCLA Election (member) to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), 2012
  • Scholar in Translational Medicine, Broad Center for Stem Cell Research, UCLA, 2011 ? Bud Selig Innovative Research Grant (IRG), Stand Up to Cancer, 2011
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Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Research

Interests

  • Melanoma
  • Dysplastic nevus syndrome
  • Familial melanoma
  • Targeted therapy of advanced melanoma
  • Drug resistance to targeted therapy

Awards

  • 33th Annual Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cancer Research, American Association for Cancer Research, 2013
  • First Place, Department of Medicine Research Day 2012, UCLA Election (member) to the American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI), 2012
  • Scholar in Translational Medicine, Broad Center for Stem Cell Research, UCLA, 2011 ? Bud Selig Innovative Research Grant (IRG), Stand Up to Cancer, 2011
  • Sidney Kimmel Translational Scholar, Sidney Kimmel Foundation, 2011
  • Young Investigator Award, Melanoma Research Alliance, 2011
  • Researcher of the Year Award, Melanoma International Foundation, 2011
  • Team Science Award, Melanoma Research Alliance, 2010
  • Translation Acceleration Award, Caltech-UCLA Joint Center for Translational Medicine (Inaugural Grant), 2010
  • Junior Investigator Award, Melanoma Research Foundation, 2010
  • Abby S. and Howard P. Milstein Research Scholar Award, American Skin Association, 2010
  • V Scholar Award, V Foundation for Cancer Research, 2009
  • Research Development Award, STOP CANCER Foundation, 2008
  • American Association for Cancer Research-Aflac, Inc. Scholar-in-Training Award, 2008
  • Career Award for Medical Scientists (CAMS), Burroughs Wellcome Fund, 2007
  • UCLA Department of Medicine Research Day Poster Competition. Second Place, 2007
  • Physician-Scientist Career Award, Dermatology Foundation, 2007
  • UCLA Department of Medicine Research Day Poster Competition, First Place, 2006
  • Victor D. Newcomer Award and Lecture, 58th Annual Meeting, Pacific Dermatologic Association, 2006
  • Future Physician-Scientist, Society for Investigative Dermatology, 2004
  • Julian R. Rachele Prize, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (highest prize for Ph.D. doctoral thesis), 2001
  • Firestone Medal for Excellence in Research, Stanford University (highest prize for undergraduate honors thesis), 1994
  • American Gastroenterology Association Student Investigator Prize, Digestive Disease Week 1994
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Major Grants for Undergraduate Research, 1992 & 1993
  • American Gastroenterology Association Student Research Fellowship, 1991
  • First Place, Orange County Science Fair, 1989
  • Southern California Junior Academy of Science Research Fellowship, 1988