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Dr. Groisser's Curriculum Vitae


Dermatology, University of Michigan Medical Center Ann Arbor, Michigan (1989 - 1992)
Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center New York, New York (1986 - 1989)


M.D. Cornell University Medical College. New York, New York Doctor of Medicine, (1982-1986)
B.A. Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Columbia College, Columbia University New York, New York (1978 - 1982)

Board Certification

Diplomate American Board of Dermatology
Diplomate American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners

Hospital Staff

The Mountainside Hospital, Montclair, NJ (973) 429-6000
Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville, NJ (973) 450-2000
St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ (973) 322-5000

Honors & Awards

Westinghouse National Science Talent Search - Finalist, 1978
American Sociological Association Honors Program - Finalist, 1981
Annual Cornell Medical College Clinical Pathological Conference Series - First Place, 1984
Magna Cum Laude, Columbia College, Columbia University - 1986
George Papanicolaou Clinical Anatomy Fellow, Cornell Medical College - 1986
Samuel Bronfman Housestaff Research Prize, Mt. Sinai Medical Center - 1987

Memberships in Professional Societies

American Medical Association
American Academy Dermatology
Resident Member American Academy of Dermatology Melanoma Committee 1989-1991
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
Essex County Medical Society
American Hair Loss Council
National Psoriasis Foundation
New Jersey Dermatological Society


New Jersey Academy of Sciences, Grant-In-Aid, Caffeine Concentration in Tea, 1978
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society, Grant-In-Aid, Effects of Caffeine on Pregnancy, 1981
Janssen Pharmaceutica, Grant-In-Aid, Seborrheic Dermatitis in AIDS/ARC: A Clinical Immunologic Assessment of the Role of Pityrosporum, October, 1987


Dermatology Research: University of Michigan Medical Center/Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center/Mount Sinai Medical Center.
Groisser D., Bottone E., Lebwohl M. Pityrosporum Orbiculare in AIDS-related Seborrheic Dermatitis, J Am Acad Dermatol 1989;20:770-3.
Groisser D., Taylor S., Grossman ME. Post-Surgical Zosteriform Herpes Simplex II in Two Widely Separate Dermatomes. J Am Acad Dermatol 1990;23:928-30.
Groisser DS, Griffiths, CEM, Vorhees JJ. Cyclosporine A; A Review and Update of it's Clinical Uses in Dermatology. In, Dermatologic Clinics (B Thiers, Ed) WB Saunders, Philadelphia. October 1991.
Sociology: Columbia University Department of Sociology
Messner S. & Groisser D. Intercollegiate Athletic Participation & Academic Achievement. Chapter 5 in the textbook Studies in the Sociology of Sport, Editor Dunleavy, Texas Christian University Press, 1982; 257-71.
Caffeine Research: New Jersey College of Medicine and Dentistry
Groisser D. A New Spectrophotometric Micro-Method: Concentration of Caffeine in Tea. Am J Clin Nutr 1980; 33:959
Groissser D. Xanthine in Tea. Am J Clin Nutr 1980; 33:959
Caffeine Pregnancy Research: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Human Nutrition
Grossier D., Ross P., Winick M. Coffee Consumption During Pregnancy: Subsequent Behavioral Abnormalities of the Offspring. J Nutr 1982; 112(4):829-35
D., Russo P., Winick M. Effect of Coffee, Tea, and Decaffeinated Coffee During Pregnancy in Rat Pups. Abstract. J Am Dietetic Assoc National Meeting Proceedings, October 1985.
Colonic Polyp Research: Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center/Cornell-New York Hospital Medical Center.
Groisser D., Winawer S. Synchronous Rate of Diminutive Versus Large Recto-Sigmoid Polyps. Abstract. Mount Sinai Research Day Proceedings, 1987.

Scientific Presentations

Zosteriform Herpes Simplex II in Two Widely Separate Dermatomes Post Surgery
Clinical Conference, Department of Dermatology,Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center New York, New York, 1987

Mohs Chemosurgical Treatment of Concha Neoplasms:
Use of a Vascular Eye Pedicle
Annual Meeting of Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Chicago, Illinois, April, 1990

CD 30 + Large Cell Anaplastic Lymphoma: Report of an Aggressive Subtype
American Academy of Dermatology Summer session
Boston, Massachusetts, June, 1990

Post Bowel Bypass Pyoderma Gangrenosum
Presented at University of Michigan Department of Dermatology
Research Conference, December 6, 1991

Synchronous Rate of Diminutive versus Large Recto-Sigmoid Polyps
Annual Research Day, Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, New York, 1987

Effects of Coffee, Tea, and Decaffeinated Coffee During Pregnancy
Annual Meeting of the American Dietetic Association
New Orleans, Louisiana, 1985

Effects of Coffee on Pregnancy
Student Research Conference, Cornell University Medical College
New York, New York, 1983

Behavioral Effects of Caffeine on Rat Pups Exposed to Caffeine In-Utero
Research Conference, Institute of Human Nutrition
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
New York, New York 1980

Caffeine Determination: New Methodology and Evaluation of Levels in Tea
New Jersey Academy of Science Annual Meeting
Kean College, New Jersey, 1978

A New Spectrophotometric Micro Method for Caffeine Determination:
Concentration of Caffeine in Tea.
Westinghouse National Science Contest Finalist
National Academy of Science
Washington, District of Columbia, 1978
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

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