Rivkah Isseroff, M.D.
Research interests: Keratinocyte differentiation, migration and
wound healing, signal transduction, bioengineered tissue
replacement, and toxicology of the skin.
TB 192, University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616
Roslyn (Rivkah) Isseroff, M.D., is a Professor of Dermatology at UC Davis and Chief of the Dermatology Service VA Northern California Healthcare System, where she also heads the Wound Healing clinic. In her time at the University of California Davis, Dr. Isseroff has been a member or chair of multiple University-related committees as well as several professional societies such as the Society of Investigative Dermatology, American Dermatology Association, American Society for Cell Biology, and NIH Study section. She is also currently an associate editor for the Journal of Investigative Dermatology. Dr. Isseroff's honors and awards include the NIH Research Career Development Award, the UC Davis Dean's Award for Mentoring, grants from the NIH, CIRM, the Shriners Hospitals and the VA, and a number of patents. Her research interests focus on tissue repair and regeneration and how to translate these findings to new approaches to improve healing in patients who have chronic, non-healing wounds.