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Editors of Acta Dermato-Venereologica


Olle Larkö, MD, PhD
Department of Dermatology, Sahlgrenska Academy – University of Göteborg, Göteborg, Sweden

Former Editor-in-Chief

Anders Vahlquist - Former Editor-in-Chief of Acta Dermato-Venereologica - a Journal in the Field of Dermatology and Venereology
Anders Vahlquist, MD, PhD
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital,



Deputy Editors

Anette Bygum, MD, PhD
Hereditary angioedema and Genodermatoses
Department of Dermatology, Odense University, Hospital and University of Southern Denmark

Magnus Lindberg, MD, PhD
Contact dermatitis and Case reports
Department of Dermatology
University Hospital Örebro, Sweden

Lone Skov, MD, PhD
Psoriasis and related disorders
Department of Dermato-allergology, Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Kaisa Tasanen-Määttä, MD, PhD
Bullous pemphigoid, Epidermolysis bullosa
Department of Dermatology, University of Oulu, Finland


Section Editors

Tasuku Akiyama, MD, PhD
Neurodermatology and Itch - Experimental
Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, Miami Itch Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA

Nicole Basset-Seguin, MD, PhD
Skin cancer
Department of Dermatology
Paris-VII University and Saint-Louis hospital AP-HP, France

Veronique Bataille, MD, PhD
Melanoma, Naevi, Photobiology
Department of Dermatology, Hemel Hempstead Hospital, UK



Marco Cusini
, MD, PhD
Venereology and Genital dermatology
Department of Anesthesia, Intensive Care and Dermatological Sciences, Università degli Studi di Milano, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy

Roderick Hay, MD, PhD
Cutaneous Infections
The International Foundation for Dermatology, London, UK

Josip Car, MD, PhD
Health Services Research and eHealth

Centre for Population Health Sciences, Experimental Medicine Building, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore



Brigitte Dreno, MD, PhD
Acne and Rosacea
Department of Dermatology
Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France

Regina Fölster-Holst, MD, PhD
Paediatric dermatology, Atopy and Parasitoses
Department of Dermatology, University of Kiel, Germany

Jürg Hafner, MD, PhD
Skin cancer, Skin tumours, and Melanoma
Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland



Jürgen Harder, PhD
Cutaneous innate defense, Skin microbe interactions

Department of Dermatology, University of Kiel, Germany

Kristian Kofoed, MD, PhD
STD and Microbiology
Department of Dermatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Bispebjerg, Denmark

Dennis Linder, MD, PhD
Psychodermatology, Dermatoepidemiology, eHealth

Section of Biostatistics, University of Oslo, Norway


Elisabet Nylander, MD, PhD
Venereology and STI
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Umeå University Hospital, Umeå, Sweden

Annamari Ranki, MD, PhD
Cutaneous lymphomas
Department of Dermatology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland

Artur Schmidtchen - Editor-in-Chief of Acta Dermato-Venereologica - a Journal in the Field of Dermatology and Venereology
Artur Schmidtchen, MD, PhD
Wound healing and Innate immunity
Division of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Biomedical center B14, Sweden

Matthias Schmuth, MD, PhD
Genodermatosis and keratinizing disorders, ichthyosis and retinoids
Department of Dermatology, Medical University Innsbruck, Austria

Jacek Szepietowski, MD, PhD
Psychodermatology – Life quality
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, Medical University, Poland

Enikö Sonkoly, MD, PhD
Psoriasis and related disorders, Dermatology and Venereology Unit
Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet/ Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden


Elke Weisshaar, MD, PhD
Neurodermatology and Itch – Clinical
Department of Clinical Social Medicine, Occupational and Environmental Dermatology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany

Margitta Worm, MD, PhD
Atopic dermatitis and Immunology
Allergy-Centre-Charité, Dermatology and Allergology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany

Magnus Ågren, PhD
Wound healing
Departments of Surgery and Dermatology and Copenhagen Wound Healing Center, Bispebjerg Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark





Editorial Office

Agneta Andersson
Editorial Manager

Anna-Maria Andersson
Editorial Assistant