Kristin M. Leiferman, MD

Medical Director: Immunodermatology

Professor of Dermatology and Co-Director of the Immunodermatology Laboratory, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Dermatology
  • Immunodermatology


  • Medical Degree—Mayo Medical School
  • Residency—Dermatology, Mayo Clinic
  • Research—Immunodermatology, Mayo Clinic


  • American Board of Dermatology (Dermatology and Dermatological Immunology/Diagnostic and Laboratory Immunology Immunology)

Research Interests

  • Immune-mediated (humoral) cutaneous diseases, including immunobullous diseases
  • Eosinophil-related inflammation in epithelial tissues
  • Allergic inflammation in epithelial tissues, including IgE, mast cell, and basophil-related


  • Best Doctors in America 2001
  • Who’s Who in America 2003
  • National Institutes of Health Grant Awards

Recent Publications