Dr Veronica Kinsler

Prof Veronica Kinsler

MA MB BChir FRCPCH PhD
Professor of Paediatric Dermatology and Dermatogenetics – Great Ormond St Hospital for Children, London

Expertise

Veronica Kinsler is Professor of Paediatric Dermatology and Dermatogenetics at Great Ormond St Hospital for Children in London. She is an international expert in childrens’ skin diseases, and is invited to speak around the world in this field. She has particular expertise in childrens’ moles, all types of naevi, birthmarks, problems of pigmentation, rare or undiagnosed skin diseases, and genetic skin diseases. She also sees common disorders such as eczema and acne. She is the current President of the European Society of Paediatric Dermatology (2020-2022), and President of the next World Congress of Paediatric Dermatology (2021). She leads a research team into genetic skin conditions, and has appeared on BBC News, Sky News, BBC Radio 4 and ITV This Morning, talking about her research.

Background and Training

Prof Kinsler studied medicine at Cambridge University before completing higher medical specialist training in Paediatric Dermatology in London, and a PhD in molecular genetics at University College London (UCL).

Research

Prof Kinsler is a Principal Investigator in the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health, and a Senior Group Leader in the Francis Crick Institute in London. Her research team specialises in finding the causes of birthmarks and other childrens’ skin disorders, and publish widely in the medical literature – for an up to date list of publications click the button below.

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