Kimberly K. Ruhl, MD-CURRICULUM VITAE

Education

MD

Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1987-1994

PhD

Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Biochemistry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1987-1994

BA

Darmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1983-1987

Chief Resident

Department of Dermatology, New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York, July 1997-June 1998

Dermatology Resident

Department of Dermatology, New York Hospital-Cornell University Medical, College, New York, NY, July 1995-June 1998

Intern

Department of Internal Medicine-Primary Care, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT and Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, CT, June 1994-June 1995

Medical Licensure / Certification

New Jersey State Medical License, 1999

New York State Medical License, 1996

Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, 1995

Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, 1998

Professional Affiliations

Fellow

American Academy of Dermatology
American Medical Association

Work Experience

January 2003-Present

Associate, Advanced Dermatology and Skin Care 101 Old Short Hills Road, Suite 410, West Orange, New Jersey 07052

October 1999-Present

Associate, Dr. Ravtis & Associates, 130 Kinderkamak Road, Suite 205, River Edge, New Jersey

Publications

Ruhl KK and NJ Hickok (1992) "TPA Suppresses Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression in Transformed Human Keratinocytes at the Post-Transcriptional Level." Society For Investigative Dermatology. Baltimore MD. (Poster)

Mao Y., Pomidor M., Ruhl K. and NJ Hickock (1992) Regulation of Human Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression by a Chimeric Retinoic Acid/Estrogen Receptor. The Endocrine Society. San Antonio, TX.

Ruhl KK and NJ Hickok (1991) "12-O-Tetradecanoyl-Phorbol-13 Acetate (TPA) and Retinoic Acid Suppress Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression in Transformed Human Keratinocytes." The Endocrine Society. Washington, D.C. (Poster)

Ruhl KK and NJ Hickok (1991) 12-O-Tetradecanoyl-Phorbol-13 Acetate Suppresses Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression in Transformed Human Keratinocytes. Frontiers MD-PhD Student Conference. Aspen, CO (Poster)

Kagen MH, Ruhl, KK, Aghajanian C and PL. Myskowski. (2001) "Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Cervix Metastatic to the Skin." Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 45:133-135.

Ochs RL, Reed JA, Scott Ra and KK Ruhl. (1996) "Widespread Absence of the Skin in a Newborn." Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery 1:91-96.

Pomidor MM, Ruhl KK, Zheng P, Song Y, Jaime OA, Tuan RS and NJ Hickok. (1995) Relationship Between Ornithine Decarboxylase and Cytoskeletal Organization in Cultured Human Keratinocytes: Cellular Responses to Phorbol Esters, Cytochalasins and Difluoromethylornithine. Experimental Cell Research 221:426-437.

Ruhl KK, Rhim JS, Tuan RS and NJ Hickok (1994). "Post-transcriptional Suppression of Human Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression by Phorbol Esters in Human Keratinocytes." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 103:687-692.

Ruhl KK, Anzalone I, Arguropoulos ED, Gayen AK and TA Spencer (1989). "Azadecalin Analogues of 4,4, 100-Trimethyl-trans-decal-3b-obSynthesis and Assay as Inhibitors of Oxidosqualene Cyelase." Bioorganic Chemistry 17:108-120.

Abstracts

Mao Y, Ruhl KK, Pomidor M, Song Y and NJ Hickok. (1993) "Retinoic Acid Regulates Human Ornithime Decarboxylase Gene Expression at the Transcriptional Level." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 100:503.

Ruhl KK, Pomidor M, Mao Y, Tuan RS and NJ Hickok (1993) "Phorbol Esters Alter Cellular Morphology, Cytoskeletal Organization and Ornithine Decarboxylase Localization in Cultured Human Keratinocytes." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 100:537

Ruhl KK and NJ Hickok. (1992) "TPA Suppresses Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression in Transformed Human Keratinocytes at the Post-Transcriptional Level." Journal of Investigative Dermatology 98:639

Scientific Presentations

Ruhl KK and RL Ochs. (1997) "Aplasia Cutis Congenita of Frieden Group Five." American Academy of Dermatology Gross and Microscopic Pathology Synoposium. San Francisco, CA. (Oral Presentation)

Pomidor MM, Ruhl KK, Zheng P, Song Y, Ianne OA, Tuan RS and NJ Hickok. (1995) "Relationship Between Ornithine Decarboxylase and Actin Cytoskeletal Organization in Cultured Human Keratinocytes." American Society for Cell Biology. San Francisco, CA. (Poster)

Mao Y, Ruhl KK, Pomidor M, Song Y and NJ Hickok. (1993) "Retinoic Acid Regulates Human Ornithine Decarboxylase Gene Expression at the Transcriptional Level." Society For Investigative Dermatology. Washington, D.C. (Oral Presentation)

Ruhl KK, Pomidor M, Mao Y, Tuan RS and NJ Hickok. (1993) "Phorbol Esters Alter Cellular Morphology, Cytoskeletal Organization and Ornithine Decarboxylase Localization in Cultured Human Keratinocytes." Society for Investigative Dermatology. Washington, D.C. ( Poster)

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