Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Skin Disease Research Center

Roopal V Kundu, MD

Roopal V Kundu, MD

Associate Dean for Admissions

Jacob R. Suker, MD, Professor of Medical Education

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Medical Education



NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1600
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611

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Education and Certification

MD: Northwestern University/Feinberg School of Medicine (2002)
Residency: Univ. of Illinois Hospital (2005)
Board Certification: Dermatology


Description of Interests

Dr. Kundu is a board-certified general medical dermatologist, with expertise in the detection and treatment of skin cancer and benign skin growths, and management of acne, pigmentary disorders such as vitiligo and melisma, and follicular and scarring disorders. Dr. Kundu's research focuses on the therapy of skin disorders that occur more frequently or adversely impact in individuals with skin of color, and she is the Director of the Northwestern Center for Ethnic Skin. This center provides clinical care, cosmetic dermatology and clinical trials research.

Interests (Keywords)

Cancer: Skin; Clinical Research; Dermatology; Health Disparities; Medical Education; Quality of Life; Skin; Women's Health

Research and Publications

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