Curriculum Vitae

Private Medical Practice – Work Experience

Dermatology and Mohs Surgery 1/1/14 – Present Neil Niren, MD 135 Cumberland Rd. Suite 206, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Dermatology and Mohs Surgery 7/1/82 – 12/31/14 Neil M Niren, MD 9102 Babcock Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Education

Dermatology Residency – Cook County Hospital – 7/79 – 6/82
Medical Residency – Harvard University – (Cambridge Hospital) – 6/78 – 6/79
Cleveland Clinic Externship 12/1/77 – 5/31/78
Medical School – Creighton University – 7/74 – 6/78 (M.D.)
Undergraduate Education – Johns Hopkins University – 8/71 – 5/74 (BA Natural Science)

Medical Practice Honors

International Association of Physicians of the World recognizes Neil Niren, MD as a Leading Physician of the World and as a top Dermatologist in Pennsylvania 2015 -2016

Top Doctor Dermatology – For Pittsburgh 2016, 2017, and 2018

Three Best Rated – 3 best Dermatologists in Pittsburgh, PA – Handpicked rated best Dermatologists in Pittsburgh, PA. https://threebestrated.com/dermatologists-in-pittsburgh-pa

Research Activities

Merck Sharp & Dome Corp. 5/75 – 9/75 (Atherosclerosis Research Division)
National Cancer Institute – Baltimore Cancer Research Center – 8/72 – 4/74
Schering Plough Pharmaceutical Co. – 4/74 – 8/74 Steroid Synthesis
Schering Plough Pharmaceutical Co. – 5/73 – 8/73 Antibiotic Synthesis
Johns Hopkins University – 9/72 – 5/73 – Delayed Bioluminescence

Publications

“Lichen Striatus with Onychodystrophy”, Cutis, June, 1981, pp. 610 – 613
“Warty Dyskeratoma”, Cutis, January, 1982, pp. 78 – 81
Impact of Atopic Dermatitis Treatment on Parents’ Quality of Life: Results from Findings in Atopic Children with Eczema Study
“Pharmacologic Doses of Nicotinamide in the Treatment of Inflammatory Skin Conditions: A Review”, Cutis, January, 2006, Vol 77, No. 1S, pp. 11-16
“Nicomide Improvement in Clinical Outcomes Study (NICOS): Results of an 8 Week Trial” , Cutis, January, 2006, Vol 77, No1S, pp. 17 – 28
The impact of a topical sexual enhancement cream on the subjective female sexual response and its relationship to clitoral blood flow.

Medical School Lectures

American University of the Caribbean 12/94 – 2010 Chairman Dept of Dermatology
University of Pittsburgh – 7/82 – 12/94 Assistant Clinical Professor Dept of Dermatology
Chicago Medical School – Weekly Lecture Series – 7/80 – 6/82
Tufts University School of Medicine 5/80 , 9/81, 9/82, 9/83
Cook County Dept of Dermatology 10/18
Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes Dept of Dermatology 10/18
University of Pittsburgh Dept of Dermatology 2x/year
Hofstra University Dept of Dermatology 2x/year 2017, 2018 and 2019
International Society of Hair Restoration Society – Fall 1995 (Toronto, Canada)
University of Pittsburgh 2016 ( 2 occasions) and 2017 (2 separate occasions)- Psoriasis update2018 ( 2 occasions), 2019 (2 occasions)
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine 2017, 2018 & 2019
Temple University Spring 2017 – Psoriasis update – Biologics
University of Kansas 2017 – Psoriasis update- Biologics
Brown University Fall 2017 & Jan., 2020 – Psoriasis Update – Biologics
University of San Juan, PR 12/18 and 11/19 Psoriasis & biologics
H&H Lecture Series Spring 1998 (Santa Fe, NM) Use of (microincision blades in hair transplantation)
Pennsylvania Dermatology Society annual meeting August 2019- Annual meeting in Hershey, PA
Virginia Commonwealth School of Medicine Nov., 2019 – Psoriais & Biologics
SUNY Stoneybrook Dept of Dermatology Nov., 2019 – Psoriasis & Biologics
Wake Forest University Dept of Dermatology 2/13/2020 – Psoriasis & Biologics
Hofstra University Dept of Dermatology 2/5/2020 Psoriasis & Biologics

Faculty Teaching Positions

American University of the Caribbean – 12/94 – 12/2004 Chairman of the Dept of Dermatology 30 formal CME lectures/year
University of Pittsburgh – 7/82 – 12/94 ( Associate Clinical Professor) 50 clinical CME lectures/year
Univeristy of Pittsburgh CME for Physician Assistants 2 lectures/year
Carnegie Mellon University – Medical center Staff 2012 – present
Chicago Medical School – 7/79 – 6/82 CME 36 lectures/year
Cook County Hospital 7/79 – 6/82
Harvard University 7/78 – 7/79
Celgene Pharmaceutical – Non Promotional CME 6 lectures/year
UPMC Passavant Hospital – Grand Rounds CME 1 lecture/year 7/1982 – 12/2014

Honor Societies

AED – Medical Honor Society

Medical Boards and Licenses

Pennsylvania License MD025703E
Florida License ME105156
American Society for Mohs Surgery – Board Certified – 3/98
Board Certified in Dermatology – 10/25/82
Voluntary Board Re-Certification by the American Board of Dermatology 6/15/09 and valid through 12/31/2019
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners – 3/79
FLEX Examination – passed 6/78
Medical Licenses in PA (1981) MA (1978) IL (1979) NE (1978)FL(2007)
Rijuven Corporation – Medical Board

Laser Experience

University of Pittsburgh (Passavant Hospital) Chairman of Laser committee 7/86 – 12-96
Operative Cutaneous Laser Surgery Workshop – Cleveland Clinic 10/86
Operative Cutaneous Laser Surgery Workshop – JUVA Skin Center – NYC – 1/2000

Professional Societies

American Society for Mohs Surgery 5/95 – present (fellow with annual voluntary review of cases)
Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology – 7/79 present
American Academy of Dermatology 7/79 – present
International Society of Dermatologic Surgery 1/93 – present
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (charter member) 1/93 – present
AMA 1978 – 1982
Illinois State Medical Society – 1979 -1982
Chicago Dermatologic Society – 1979 – 1982
Pittsburgh Academy of Dermatology 1982 – present

Advisory Boards – Medical Consultant

Schering Plough Pharmaceutical – 1982 –1985 (advisory board)
Lederle Pharmaceuticals – (international division) 1983 –1988 (advisory board)
Owen Pharmaceutical (Galderma Pharmaceutical) – 1982 – 1990 (advisory board)
Medicis Pharmaceutical 1990 – present (advisory board)
Allergan Pharmaceutical 1997 – present (advisory board, regional speaker)
Novartis Pharmaceutical Phase III investigator for Lamisil 1996 – present (national speaker)
Bristol Myer Squibb Phase III investigator for Tequin (antibiotic) 1999 – present
Park Stone (Medical Information System) beta test site 1998 – Present
Medicis Pharmaceutical – Loprox Clinical Trial 1999 – 2000
Vector Medical Corporation – (Transdermal medical delivery system – Advisory Board) 1999 – 2001
E-Corp., Inc (Executive Board) 5/96 – 1/99
Etoll, Inc. (Executive Board) 1/99 – 1/2002
Etoll, Inc CEO 1/2002 – 12/2004
Connetics Pharmaceutical Co – Phase III clinical trial on OLUX
Clinical trial (blinded) on Dermsmoothe FS Oil vs Luxiq
Pittsburgh School for Myofacial Trigger Point Therapy
Rijuven Medical Board Member 6/2013 – present (3 member board)
Novartis Pharmaceuticals – Phase III clinical trial on Elidel 2002 – present
Novartis Pharmaceuticals – Phase III clinical trials on Lamisil –
Galderma Pharmaceuticals – Phase III clinical trial on Triluma 9/2002 – 12/2002
Elan Pharmaceutical 1/2002 – Speakers Bureau
Glaxo Pharmaceutical 1/1990 – present Speakers Bureau
Amgen Pharmaceutical 1/2002 present Speakers Bureau
Novartis Pharmaceutical 1/1995 – present Speakers Bureau
Aventis Pharmaceutical – Phase III clinical trial on Carac Crème, Efudex, PDT1/2001 – 6/2001
Galderma Pharmaceuticals – Triluma CLEAR Study – 5/04-9/04
Impact Network (Medical Information System) test site – 10/03 – Present
Genentech – Control Trial Protocol ACD2782g – 10/03 – Present
Amgen – Enbrel EDUCATE Study – 10/03 – Present
Amgen – Enbrel EASE Study – 10/03 – Present
Biogen – Amevive ATLAS Study – 4/04 – Present
Galderma Pharmaceuticals – Differin Gel MORE Trial – 4/05 – Present
Rijuven Diagnostics 1/1/12 – present – Scientific Board and Executive Board
Celgene Pharmaceuticals 1/1/2014 – Present & speakers bureau
Novartis Biologic Pharmaceutical division 1/1/14 – Present

Free AAD Sponsored Skin Cancer Screenings

UPMC – Passavant Hospital 1982 – 2013 (annually)
Suburban General – Allegheny University Hospital 1982 – 2005 (annually)
Pittsburgh Pirates/Major League Baseball sponsored “Play It Smart” Screening 2004 – 2011
2013 by Request from the AAD and Pittsburgh Pirates
Carnegie Mellon University May, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, & 2017

New Devices that I have developed and marketed through Rijuven Corp.

Cardiosleeve – FDA Clearance 7/2013
Cardiosleeve – CE (EU Clearance) 8/2013
I2Dtx – Cardiac diagnostic Wall
Clinic to Door Medical Devices – Telemedicine remotely in Ukraine, Jordan, India and Ghana
Rejiva Medical Patch – Blue Tooth remote cardiac telemetry
Rejiva Consumer Patch –
Jebrill 6 vital signs in sixty seconds
Clinical Trials on these devices in Phillipines, Canada, Japan, Jordan, Syria, S. Africa, Holland, and most importantly India.

Honors

Top Dermatologist in Pittsburgh 2015,2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020
Top Three Organization – Named one of the top three dermatologists in Pittsburgh 2015 & 2016, 2018,2019,2020
International Association of Dermatologists recognized Dr Neil Niren for 2015 & 2016 as one of the leading physicians in the world.

Speaker Bureau Product Specific Promotional Talks (Current)

Janssen – Tremfya
Novartis – Cosentyx
Celgene – Otezla
Amgen – Acquired Otezla on 1/1/2020 and I continue to be active on their speaker’s bureau