Luis A. Diaz, MD


Diaz Photo3 Clinical Interests: Research Interests:

Distinguished Professor
2352 Genome Science Bldg.
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-7287
Phone: (919) 843-6756
Fax: (919) 966-3898


Board Certification: Dermatology, Dermatological Immunology/Diagnostic and Laboratory Immunology
Education: Doctor of Medicine
Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Peru
Training: Medicine Internship
Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, NY

Dermatology Residency
State University of New York, Buffalo, NY

Postdoctoral Immunology Fellowship
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN
Prior Faculty Appointments: University of Michigan (Assistant and Associate Professor)
Johns Hopkins (Associate Professor and Professor)
Medical College of Wisconsin (Professor and Chair)


Honorary Recognitions

  • President, Association of Professors of Dermatology, 2014-2016
  • President, Society of Investigative Dermatology, 2000
  • Member, American Society of Clinical Investigation
  • Member, Association of American Physicians
  • Member, Insitute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences
  • Best Doctors in America, 1979, 1992-1993, 1994-1995, 1996-1997, 1999-2000, 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016
  • Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
  • Diplomate, American Board of Dermatological Immunology/Diagnostic and Laboratory Immunology