Awards and Honors

Douglas A. Albreski, D.P.M.

Doug Albreski, D.P.M.

  • 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine.
  • 2012 America’s Top Podiatrists, Consumer Research Council of America.
Mary W. Chang, M.D.

Mary W. Chang, M.D.

  • 2014 Selected as a Best Doctor by Best Doctors, Inc. Published in Hartford Magazine.
  • 2013 First Place Poster Award. Chang MW, Nakrani R. “Allergic Contact Dermatitis to Methylisothiazolinone in Wet Wipes (Baby Wipes): Report of Six Children.” Society for Pediatric Dermatology 39th Annual Meeting, July 2013, Milwaukee, WI.
  • 2012 Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine.
  • 2011 Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine.
  • 2010 Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine.
  • 2009 Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine.
  • 2009 Selected as One of “America’s Top Dermatologists,” by Consumers’ Research Council of America.
  • Associate Editor, Journal Watch Dermatology.
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society, Editorial Board.
  • 2009-2010 Best Doctor in America®, Pediatric Dermatology.
  • 2002-3, 2004-5 Selected as One of “America’s Top Pediatricians” by Consumers’ Research Council of Amer2002 Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, 4th edition.
Justin J. Finch, M.D.

Justin J. Finch, M.D.

  • Dr. TEACHER Outstanding Teaching Award, 2016
Jane M. Grant-Kels, M.D.

Jane M. Grant-Kels, M.D.

  • Women of Innovation 2016 Research Innovation and Leadership Honoree.
  • American Academy of Dermatology's Presidential Citation Award for Significant Contributions and Dedication to Promote the Most Ethical Practices in Medicine, March 2016.
  • 2016 UConn School of Medicine Group on Women in Medicine and Science Recognition Award (with Appreciation and Gratitude for Excellent Service in Academic Inspiration and Guidance).
  • 2014 Professionalism Award from the American Academy of Dermatology.
  • Included in the Best Doctors in America® 2014 Database.
  • Elected 2013 to Board of Directors of the American Academy of Dermatology 2014-2018.
  • Best Doctors® 2013 Listed in the January 2014 Issue of Hartford Magazine.
  • Awarded Membership: National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) 2011/2012.
  • Published in the 2012 Edition of the Academic Registry.
  • Top Docs, Connecticut Magazine, 2012.
Hanspaul S. Makkar, M.D.

Hanspaul S. Makkar, M.D.

  • Best Doctor in America®, 2009-2010, Pediatric Dermatology.
  • Best Doctors, Hartford Magazine, October 2009, Pediatric Dermatology.
  • 2009 Consumers’ Research Council of America, America’s Top Dermatologist of Dermatology and MOHS Surgery.
  • 2008 Patient’s Choice Award.
Marti Rothe, M.D.

Marti Rothe, M.D.

  • Best Doctor in America®, 2009-2013, Atopic Dermatitis, Contact Dermatitis and General Dermatology.
  • Best Doctors, Hartford Magazine, October 2009, Dermatology.
  • Top Docs, Hartford Magazine, September 2008.
  • Top Docs, Hartford Magazine, July 2005.
Bruce E. Strober, M.D., Ph.D.

Bruce E. Strober, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Secretary, Board of Directors of the International Psoriasis Council, 2016.
  • Best Doctors, Hartford Magazine, 2016.
  • Scientific Director of the CORONA Psoriasis Registry, Since 2013.
  • Elected to the Board of Directors of the International Psoriasis Council in 2013.
  • Member, American Dermatological Association and Fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology.
  • Prior member of the National Psoriasis Foundation Medical Board.
  • Completed Medical and Graduate School Training at Columbia University, as Part of the Selective Medical Scientist Training Program.
  • Regular Faculty Presenter Regarding Psoriasis at Both the Winter and Summer Annual Meetings of the American Academy of Dermatology.
James D. Whalen, M.D.

James D. Whalen, M.D.

  • Best Doctor in America®, 2009-2010, General Dermatology and Skin Cancer.
  • Best Doctors, Hartford Magazine, October 2009, Dermatology.
  • Top Docs, Hartford Magazine, September 2008.
Diane L. Whitaker-Worth, M.D.

Diane L. Whitaker-Worth, M.D.

  • Best Doctor in America®, 2009-2013, Pediatric Dermatology and General Dermatology.
  • Best Doctors, Hartford Magazine, October 2009, Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology.
  • Top Docs, Hartford Magazine, September 2008.
  • Marquis Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare.
  • Academic Keys Who’s Who in Medical Sciences Education.
  • Nominated for Kaiser Permanente Teaching Award.
  • Top Docs for Women Connecticut Magazine.
  • Top Docs, Hartford Magazine, July 2005.