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International Journal of Women’s Dermatology is now accepting submissions of articles. Submit your manuscript here.

Guide for Authors

International Journal of Women’s Dermatology is a reference journal designed to meet the continuing education needs of the Women’s Dermatologic Society members and the entire dermatologic community. The Journal bases its policies on the guidelines set forth by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors. (www.icmje.org).

About IJWD

The IJWD publishes articles pertaining to dermatologic medical, surgical and cosmetic issues faced by female patients and their families. We are interested in original research articles, review articles, unusual case reports, new treatments, clinical trials, education, mentorship and viewpoint articles. Articles dealing with ethical issues in dermatology and medical legal scenarios are also welcome.Very important articles will have accompanying editorials.

Topics which our subsections editors look forward to welcoming include:

  • Women’s Health
  • Oncology, Surgery and Aesthetics
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Medical Dermatology
  • Society

About WDS

The Women’s Dermatologic Society founded in 1973, is dedicated to helping dermatologists fulfill their greatest potential and assisting them in making a contribution to our specialty and society.

To achieve this goal, the Society relies on the active participation of its members, who represent a diverse cross-section of professional subspecialties.

Publishing Information

International Journal of Women's Dermatology is published by Elsevier for the Women's Dermatologic Society.

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Current Issue Highlights

Skin disease related to metabolic syndrome in women
Angelica Misitzis, Paulo R. Cunha, George Kroumpouzos
Pages 205-212

Introduction to the clinical images section
Jenny E. Murase, Dedee F. Murrell, Alyx Rosen Aigen
Page 213

Intertriginous Eruption of the Bilateral Inguinal Folds
Daphne G. Eckembrecher, Miranda Rosenberg, Alyx Rosen Aigen
Pages 214-215

New changes in pregnancy and lactation labelling: Review of dermatologic drugs
Yun Pei Koh, Elizabeth A. Tian, Hazel H. Oon
Pages 216-226

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Editorial Board

Co-Editors in Chief

Dedee Murrell,

Jenny Murase, MD

Deputy Editor

Neil Sadick, MD

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Managing Editor
- Jennifer Ehrhardt

Women's Health
- George Kroumpouzos, MD
- Daniel Butler, MD
- Marcia Driscoll, MD
- Misha Max Heller, MD
- Mary Gail Mercurio, MD
- Ginat Mirowski, DMD, MD
- Miriam Pomeranz, MD

Images in Women's Dermatology
- Alyx Rosen Aigen, MD

Medical Dermatology
- Ulrike Blume-Peytavi, MD, PhD
- Maryam Daneshpazhooh, MD, PhD
- Mette Deleuran, MD, PhD
- Cristina Echeverría, MD
- Gabriella Fabbrocini, MD
- Pearl Grimes, MD
- Aikaterini Patsatsi, MD 
- Marti Jill Rothe, MD
- Rashmi Sarkar, MD

Pediatric Dermatology
- Kiarash Khosrotehrani, MD
- Paula Luna, MD
- Kelly Park, MD 

Oncology, Surgery, and Aesthetics
- Murad Alam, MD
- M. Laurin Council, MD
- Marie Aleth Richard, MD
- Jennifer Stein, MD
- Rebecca Clare Tung, MD

- Diane Berson, MD
- Collin Blattner, DO
- Valerie Callender, MD
- Lia Gracey Maniar, MD, PhD
- Lori Kels, MD, MPh
- Eve Lowenstein, MD, PhD
- Vinayak K. Nahar, MD, PhD 
- Neil Sadick, MD

Advisory Board

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- Wilma Bergfeld, MD
- JudyAnn Bigby, MD
- Janine Clayton, MD 
- Susan Cooper, MD 
- Jane Grant-Kels, MD 
- Paula Hillard, MD 
- William James, MD 
- Alexa Kimball, MD
- Carolyn Mazure, PhD
- Mary Maloney, MD
- Amy Paller, MD
- Marcia Ramos-e-Silva, MD, PhD
- Eli Sprecher, MD, PhD
- Antonella Tosti, MD 
- Vermen Verallo-Rowell, MD 
- Victoria Werth, MD 
- Luitgard Wiest, MD