ilana rosman , m.d.

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Dermatology) and

  Pathology and Immunology

Director, Washington University Dermatopathology Center

Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship

Associate Residency Program Director


Dr. Ilana Rosman is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pathology at Washington University School of Medicine. She graduated from Brown University and earned her medical degree at Washington University. Following her dermatology residency training at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, she completed a dermatopathology fellowship at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

At the Washington University Dermatopathology Center, Dr. Rosman serves as Director, and is involved in active signout of dermatopathology cases as well as client services and outreach.


In addition, Dr. Rosman sees patients of all ages at the Washington University West County Dermatologic Outpatient Clinic.  Having trained in both dermatology and dermatopathology, Dr. Rosman is particularly interested in complex medical dermatology cases that require correlation of clinical and histologic findings to arrive at the correct diagnosis. She enjoys working with her colleagues in dermatology and associated fields to provide the best diagnosis and treatment plan for patients. She has a particular interest in inflammatory disorders of hair and nails as well as pediatric dermatopathology.  In addition to her clinical practice in dermatology and dermatopathology, Dr. Rosman is actively involved in research and teaching. She is an enthusiastic teacher and mentor and enjoys sharing her passion for dermatology and dermatopathology with medical students, residents and fellows.


Dr. Rosman is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology.


Selected publications:

Rosman, IS.  Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus. In A. Schaffer and A. Gru, eds. Hematopathology of the Skin: Clinical and Pathological Approach. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health. 2016.

Zhang M, Hassan KM, Musiek A, Rosman IS. Ponatinib-induced neutrophilic panniculitis.  J Cutan Pathol. 2014. Jul;41(7):597-601.

Rosman IS, Liang LC, Patil S, Bayliss SJ, White AJ. Febrile Ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann Disease with Central Nervous System Vasculitis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2013 Jan;30(1):90-3.

Rosman IS, Hepper, DM, Lind AC, Anadkat MA. Nevoid hyperkeratosis of the areola misinterpreted as mycosis fungoides. J Cutan Pathol. 2012 May;39(5):545-8.

Rosman IS, Berk DR, Bayliss SJ, White AJ, Merritt DF. Acute Genital Ulcers in Non-sexually Active Young Females. Pediatr Dermatol. 2012 Mar-Apr;29(2):147-53.

Rosman IS, Anadkat MJ. Tufted hair folliculitis in a woman treated with trastuzumab. Target Oncol. 2010 Dec;5(4):295-6. Rosman I, Lloyd B, Jassim O. Dermatology. In: De Fer TM, Brisco MA, Mullur RS, eds. The Washington Manual of Outpatient Internal Medicine. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2010.

Rosman IS, Lloyd BM, Bayliss SJ. Cutaneous effects of thiotepa in pediatric patients receiving high-dose chemotherapy with autologous stem cell rescue. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2008 Apr;58(4):575-8.