Taylor M. DeFelice, MD, MPH, FAAD, is a board certified dermatologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the New York University School of Medicine and teaches dermatology to the NYU residents at the Manhattan Veterans Affairs Hospital. Dr. DeFelice graduated from Stanford University where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She received her Masters in Public Health with a focus in molecular and genetic epidemiology from the University of California Los Angeles, and was elected to the Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health. Dr. DeFelice received her medical degree from the University of California Irvine School of Medicine where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Pathology Chairs Honor Society, and received both the Milton T. Kaplan Memorial Outstanding Student in Immunology Award and the prestigious Dean's Scholar Award. After her internship in internal medicine at the UCLA/Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, Dr. DeFelice, a Maryland native, returned to the East Coast to complete her dermatology residency and serve as Chief Resident at NYU in the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, one of the country's top academic dermatology centers, with training at New York University Medical Center, Bellevue Hospital, and the Manhattan VA Hospital. Dr. DeFelice continues to publish in the dermatologic literature and present at national dermatology conferences. She enjoys the breadth of dermatology, practicing medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology and caring for patients of all ages and ethnicities.