, Department of Dermatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
Dr. Kupper is the Chair of the Departments of Dermatology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and the Thomas B Fitzpatrick Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. He is the Director of the Cutaneous Oncology Treatment Center and leads the Cutaneous Lymphoma Program at the Dana Farber Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center. Dr. Kupper’s research is focused on three general areas: the biology of Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma, Vaccine Biology and the generation of T cell subsets resident to tissue (TRM), and Cancer Immunobiology. His current work is supported by the National Institutes for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the National Institute for Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, and the National Cancer Institute. He has received a MERIT award from the NIAID, the first Specialized Program in Research Excellence (SPORE) in Skin Cancer (NCI), and a Transformative Research Award from the NIH Office of the Director. He has received numerous awards, including the SID William Montagna Award and the SID Kligman-Frost Leadership Award, the JSID Tanioku Kihei Award, the ESDR Rene Touraine Award, the AAD Marion Sulzberger Award, and is an honorary member of the Korean, Japanese, and Austrian Societies for Investigative Dermatology. He has been elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation and American Association of Physicians.