Alopecia Areata: A New Understanding of Disease and the Role of JAK Inhibitors
Speaker: Brett King, MD
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Brett King, MD
Brett King is associate professor of dermatology at Yale University School of Medicine, specializing in inflammatory and autoimmune skin diseases. He has pioneered the use of Janus kinase (JAK) inhibitors in dermatology, and his work has revealed the broad utility of JAK inhibitors for the treatment of alopecia areata, vitiligo, and atopic dermatitis, as well as other conditions. He has lectured nationally and internationally and published numerous articles on this and other topics. Dr. King received his B.A. at the University of California at Santa Cruz, his Ph.D. from Stanford University and his M.D. from Yale University School of Medicine. He completed medical internship at Massachusetts General Hospital and dermatology residency at Yale University School of Medicine.