Because he has trained dozens of leaders in academic dermatology and touched the lives of countless colleagues.
Tulane University; University of Miami; University of London.
Director, National Institute of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases for the last 6 years and counting; Chief (1977-2001) and Senior Investigator (since 1974), Dermatology Branch, National Cancer Institute.
Elder brother, Bob, has been the major mentor, setting the path for careers in medicine and dermatology; Ken Halpern and Harvey Blank were role models at Miami; John Turk was the PhD mentor.
Stanley JR. Mentor to MentorsStephen I. Katz, MD, PhD. Arch Dermatol. 2002;138(10):1404. doi:10.1001/archderm.138.10.1404