Kathryn A. Zug, MD
Professor of Dermatology
Member, Multidisciplinary Cutaneous Lymphomas Clinic
Member, North American Contact Dermatitis Group
Brown University Program in Medicine, MD 1988
Dartmouth-Brown Program in Medicine 1984-1986
Dartmouth College, AB 1984
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Department of Dermatology
1 Medical Center Drive
Lebanon NH 03766
Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing
General Medical Dermatology
Graduate Medical Education
Medical Student Education
SBM Dermatology- Lecturer and Prior Course Director
On Doctoring - Facilitator 2021-2022
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.
Age-related differences of patch testing results in children: Analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Patients with Patch Test Reactions Associated with Eye Care Products: Retrospective Analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Contact Allergy in Canada Versus United States: Analysis of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data 2005-2016.
Patch Testing With Tocopherol and Tocopherol Acetate: The North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2001 to 2016.
Contact Dermatitis Associated With Musical Instruments: North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Contact Dermatitis Associated With Hair Care Products: A Retrospective Analysis of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2016.
Diagnosis and Management of Dermatitis, Including Atopic, Contact, and Hand Eczemas.
North American Contact Dermatitis Group Patch Test Results: 2017-2018.
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.
Patch Testing to Carvone: North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2009 to 2018.