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
Medical Student Education
Graduate Medical Education
Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing
General Medical Dermatology
SBM Dermatology- Lecturer and Prior Course Director
On Doctoring - Facilitator
Dr. Zug is Emerita Professor of Dermatology at the Geisel School of Medicine. Dr. Zug has been a dermatologist at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center for 30 years, and retired from clinical practice in September 2021. 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 presently teaches as a facilitator for the Year 1/2 “On Doctoring” course at Geisel. She is also a member of the Geisel School of Medicine’s Appointments, Promotions, and Tenure Committee.
Dr. Zug is past secretary-treasurer of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group (NACDG) from 2006-2018, and continues as a 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.
Patch Testing With Cobalt in Adults: A North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2001-2018.
North American Contact Dermatitis Group Patch Test Results: 2019-2020.
Prevalence and trend of allergen sensitization in patients with cheilitis referred for patch testing, North American Contact Dermatitis Group data, 2001-2018.
Hand and foot dermatitis in patients referred for patch testing: Analysis of North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001-2018.
Patch testing with cobalt in children and adolescents: North American contact dermatitis group experience, 2001-2018.
Occupational allergic contact dermatitis to sodium metabisulfite in shredded coconut.
Patch testing with glucosides: The North American Contact Dermatitis Group experience, 2009-2018.
Lanolin Allergic Reactions: North American Contact Dermatitis Group Experience, 2001 to 2018.
Expert Opinion on Patch Testing While Receiving Immunomodulatory Therapy Results of an International Survey Study.
Occupational Contact Dermatitis in Dental Personnel: A Retrospective Analysis of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group Data, 2001 to 2018.