Dr. Amy McMichael reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. McMichael is a professor and director of the Dermatology Residency Program at Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Education and Training
MD: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1990
Internship in Internal Medicine: Thomas Jefferson University Affiliated Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI, 1991
Residency in Dermatology: University of Michigan Affiliated Hospitals, Philadelphia, PA, 1991–1994
American Board of Dermatology
Wake Forest University Health Sciences, Department of Dermatology, Winston-Salem, NC:
Associate Professor, 2001–2009
Assistant Professor, 1995–2001
The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.
Dr. McMichael provides research and/or consulting for the following: Procter and Gamble, Allergan, Johnson and Johnson, Medicis, Up to Date, Galderma, and Intendis.
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