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Kathryn A. Zug, MD

Title(s):
Professor of Dermatology

Additional Titles/Positions/Affiliations:
Member, Multidisciplinary Cutaneous Lymphomas Clinic
Member, North American Contact Dermatitis Group

Department(s):
Dermatology

Education:
Brown University Program in Medicine, MD 1988
Dartmouth-Brown Program in Medicine 1984-1986
Dartmouth College, AB 1984

Contact Information:

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Department of Dermatology
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon NH 03766

Office: Heater Road Building
Phone: 603-650-3101
Fax: 603-650-3157
Email: kathryn.a.zug@hitchcock.org

Assistant: Elaine Danyew
Asst. Phone: 603-650-3156
Asst. Email: Elaine.R.Danyew@hitchcock.org


Professional Interests:

Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing
Cutaneous Lymphomas
General Medical Dermatology
Graduate Medical Education
Medical Student Education

Courses Taught:

SBM Dermatology- Lecturer and Prior Course Director
On Doctoring - Facilitator 2021-2022

Biography:

Dr. Zug has been a dermatologist at DHMC for 30 years. She directed the Dermatology Residency Program at Dartmouth from 2000-2004 and from 2010-2021. Dr. Zug directed the SBM Dermatology Course for 2nd year medical students at Dartmouth for 13 years. She has enjoyed teaching and mentoring many students and residents. In the fall of 2021, she joined the Geisel School of Medicine Admissions Committee, and will serve as a facilitator for the Year 1 “On Doctoring” Course at the Medical School. She is also a new member of the Promotions, Appointments, and Tenure Committee at Dartmouth.

Dr. Zug is past secretary-treasurer of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group (NACDG) from 2006-2018, and continues as an active member of this 14 member research group. She served as President of the American Contact Dermatitis Society(ASDS) from 2005-2007. In 2018 she was awarded the society's highest honor, The Alexander Fisher Memorial Lectureship. She has served on 3 Scientific Program Committees of the European Society of Contact Dermatitis (ESCD) , and is a member of the editorial board of Contact Dermatitis.
She is co-author of Skin Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment, a text which is published in English, Spanish, French, Greek, Portuguese, Russian, and Chinese, and the card deck text Derm-Dx.


Selected Publications:

 

Age-related differences of patch testing results in children: Analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Silverberg JI, Hou A, Warshaw EM, DeKoven JG, Maibach HI, Belsito DV, Zug KA, Taylor JS, Sasseville D, Dunnick CA, Houle MC, Atwater AR, Reeder MJ, DeLeo VA, Pratt MD, Fowler JF Jr, Zirwas MJ, Marks JG Jr
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2021 Jul 24; pii: S0190-9622(21)02178-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2021.07.030. Epub 2021 Jul 24.
PMID: 34314743

Patients with Patch Test Reactions Associated with Eye Care Products: Retrospective Analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Warshaw EM, Shaver RL, DeKoven JG, Taylor JS, Zug KA, Pratt MD, Atwater AR, Houle MC, Maibach HI, Belsito DV, Silverberg JI, Dunnick CA, Reeder MJ, Sasseville D, Fowler JF Jr, DeLeo VA
Contact Dermatitis. 2021 Jul 27; doi: 10.1111/cod.13950. Epub 2021 Jul 27.
PMID: 34314025

Contact Allergy in Canada Versus United States: Analysis of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data 2005-2016.
Atwater AR, Ward JM, Liu B, Warshaw EM, DeKoven JG, Silverberg JI, Taylor JS, Belsito DV, Fowler JF Jr, Maibach HI, Reeder MJ, Pratt MD, Zug KA, Sasseville D, DeLeo VA
Dermatitis. 2021 Jul 7; doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000701. Epub 2021 Jul 7.
PMID: 34238819

Patch Testing With Tocopherol and Tocopherol Acetate: The North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2001 to 2016.
Warshaw EM, Ruggiero JL, DeKoven JG, Silverberg JI, Maibach HI, Taylor JS, Atwater AR, Zug KA, Sasseville D, Fowler JF Jr, Fransway AF, Pratt MD, Belsito DV, DeLeo VA, Reeder MJ
Dermatitis. 2021 Jul 7; doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000706. Epub 2021 Jul 7.
PMID: 34238818

Contact Dermatitis Associated With Musical Instruments: North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Warshaw EM, Shaver RL, DeKoven JG, Taylor JS, Atwater AR, Belsito DV, Silverberg JI, Reeder MJ, Zug KA, Sasseville D, Maibach HI, Fowler JF Jr, Pratt MD, Fransway AF, DeLeo VA, Houle MC, Dunnick CA
Dermatitis. 2021 Jun 29; doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000758. Epub 2021 Jun 29.
PMID: 34190699

Contact Dermatitis Associated With Hair Care Products: A Retrospective Analysis of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2016.
Warshaw EM, Ruggiero JL, DeKoven JG, Maibach HI, Atwater AR, Taylor JS, Zug KA, Reeder MJ, Silverberg JI, Sasseville D, Fowler JF Jr, Fransway AF, Pratt MD, Belsito DV, DeLeo VA
Dermatitis. 2021 Jun 19; doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000760. Epub 2021 Jun 19.
PMID: 34149001

Diagnosis and Management of Dermatitis, Including Atopic, Contact, and Hand Eczemas.
Chan CX, Zug KA
Med Clin North Am. 2021 Jul;105(4):611-626. doi: 10.1016/j.mcna.2021.04.003.
PMID: 34059241

North American Contact Dermatitis Group Patch Test Results: 2017-2018.
DeKoven JG, Silverberg JI, Warshaw EM, Atwater AR, Reeder MJ, Sasseville D, Taylor JS, Zug KA, Belsito DV, Maibach HI, Pratt MD, Cgt M, DeLeo VA, Fowler JF Jr
Dermatitis. 2021 Mar-Apr 01;32(2):111-123. doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000729.
PMID: 33970567

Prevalence and trend of allergen sensitization in patients referred for patch testing with a final diagnosis of psoriasis: North American Contact Dermatitis Group data, 2001-2016.
Silverberg JI, Hou A, DeKoven JG, Warshaw EM, Maibach HI, Atwater AR, Belsito DV, Zug KA, Taylor JS, Sasseville D, Fransway AF, DeLeo VA, Pratt MD, Reeder MJ, Fowler JF Jr, Zirwas MJ, Marks JG Jr, Dunnick CA, Houle MC
Contact Dermatitis. 2021 May 1; doi: 10.1111/cod.13877. Epub 2021 May 1.
PMID: 33931870

Patch Testing to Carvone: North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2009 to 2018.
Warshaw EM, Shaver RL, DeKoven JG, Maibach HI, Taylor JS, Atwater AR, Belsito DV, Silverberg JI, Reeder MJ, Zug KA, Sasseville D, Fowler JF Jr, Pratt MD, Fransway AF, DeLeo VA
Dermatitis. 2021 Apr 15; doi: 10.1097/DER.0000000000000741. Epub 2021 Apr 15.
PMID: 33867494

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