Maria L Colavincenzo

  • 59 Citations
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Training Experience

2008Residency, New York Presbyterian Hosp.-Cornell

Research Interests

Dr. Colavincenzo completed her undergraduate education at Princeton University, received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and completed dermatology residency at Weill Cornell/New York Presbyterian Hospital. She has been in academic practice at Northwestern since 2009, where is is an assistant professor of dermatology and highly involved in dermatology education. Dr. Colavincenzo is Northwestern's dermatology residency program director, and has also served as director of medical student education for many years.

Dr. Colavincenzo is involved in clinical research related to general medical dermatology and in particular hair and scalp disorders (alopecia). She also conducts research related to medical education, in particular related to dermatology training of medical students and resident physicians.

Dr. Colavincenzo practices general medical dermatology and has a specialty clinic in hair and scalp disorders (alopecia). She also serves as resident physician continuity clinic attending.

Education/Academic qualification

MD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2004

Research interests

  • Dermatology
  • Graduate Medical Education
  • Hair
  • Medical Education
  • Skin
  • Skin Cancer

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Dermatology Medicine & Life Sciences
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Hair Medicine & Life Sciences
Panniculitis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2008 2022

Research Output 2005 2019

  • 59 Citations
  • 5 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter

Factitial panniculitis as a manifestation of self-imposed factitious disorder

Yanes, A. F., Owen, J. L. & Colavincenzo, M. L., May 1 2019, In : Dermatology Online Journal. 25, 5, 9.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Factitious Disorders
Patient Safety
2 Citations (Scopus)

Off-Label Use of Topical Minoxidil in Alopecia: A Review

Stoehr, J. R., Choi, J. N., Colavincenzo, M. L. & Vanderweil, S., Apr 1 2019, In : American Journal of Clinical Dermatology. 20, 2, p. 237-250 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Off-Label Use

Visual perception training: A prospective cohort trial of a novel, technology-based method to teach melanoma recognition

Choi, A. W., Xu, R. S., Jacob, S., Dulmage, B. O., Colavincenzo, M. L., Robinson, J. K. & Xu, S., Jun 1 2019, In : Postgraduate Medical Journal. 95, 1124, p. 350-352 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Visual Perception
Recognition (Psychology)
Surgical Specialties
Internship and Residency
Social Media
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
Cross-Sectional Studies
4 Citations (Scopus)

CD8+ mycosis fungoides clinically masquerading as alopecia areata

Amin, S. M., Tan, T., Guitart, J., Colavincenzo, M. L., Gerami, P. & Yazdan, P., Dec 1 2016, In : Journal of Cutaneous Pathology. 43, 12, p. 1179-1182 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Alopecia Areata
Mycosis Fungoides