Dr. Bolognia is a longtime professor of Dermatology at Yale University. She received her medical degree and trained in dermatology at the Yale School of Medicine. She has served as president of the American Dermatological Association, the Women’s Dermatologic Society, and the Medical Dermatology Society. She was awarded the Gold Medal from the American Academy of Dermatology in 2019. Dr. Bolognia is an honorary member of at least 10 Dermatology organizations.
Her crowning achievement is being senior editor of the comprehensive (encyclopedic) textbook, Dermatology, which has been translated into several foreign languages. In an age of dermatologic surgery and aesthetic dermatology, Dr. Bolognia stands out as a beacon for medical dermatology.