Vivian Laquer

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Assistant Clinical Professor and Staff Physician, Dermatology
School of Medicine
B.S., University of California, Irvine, 2004, Chemistry
M.D., Columbia University, 2009
Phone: 949.824.0606;949.824.5515
University of California, Irvine
118 Med Surge I
Mail Code: 2400
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Dermatology, atopic dermatitis, psoriasis
Academic Distinctions

Dermatology Foundation Clinical Symposia Grant, January 2017

European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, May 2016 Imrich Sarkany Non-European Memorial Scholarship (ISNEMS)

Atypical Pigmented Lesion Following Afamelanotide Use, Pacific Dermatology Association Aug 2015, Resident Case Presenter Symposium Scholarship

Angiogenesis Mediator Alterations in Angiomas After Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment, American Society of Laser Medicine & Surgery, Mar 2011, Best Student/Resident Presenter Award
1. Nguyen VT, Guan Z, Roland JR, et al. Titin-Mimicking Multi-Domain Polymer Synthesis. Campus Undergraduate Research Symposium at Univ of CA, Irvine. May 2004 and May 2005.

2. Laquer VT, Wu JJ, Tournas JA, Murase JE, Dyson SW. Puritic bluish-black subcutaneous papules on the chest. Dermatol Online J. 2008 Mar 15;14(3):14.

3. Laquer V, Hoang V, Nguyen A, Kelly K. Angiogenesis in Cutaneous Disease Part II. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Dec;61(6):945-58; quiz 959-60. Review.

4. Nguyen A, Hoang V, Laquer V, Kelly K. Angiogenesis in Cutaneous Disease Part I. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Dec;61(6):921-42; quiz 943-4. Review.

5. Laquer V, Saedi N, Dann F, Kelly K. Sorafenib-associated psoriasiform skin changes. Cutis. 2010 Jun;85(6):301-2.

6. Laquer V, Vintch J. Case Report of Improvement of Psoriasis with Pioglitazone. Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare, 2010: Volume 14. 13 Jul 2010.

7. Laquer V, Birnbaum R, Chavoshan B, Chang E. Treatment of Verrucous Carcinoma in the Setting of Diabetic Foot with Osteomyelitis. Univ of CA Los Angeles Annual Solomon's Scholar Meeting, Department of Medicine. June 8, 2010

8. Laquer V, Nguyen A, Rugg EL, Kelly KM, Tan B. Angiogenesis in Port Wine Stain: An Immunohistochemical Analysis. Univ of CA Los Angeles Annual Solomon's Scholar Meeting, Department of Medicine. June 8, 2010

9. Laquer V, Kelly KM, Dao B, Marshall J, Nguyen A, Chen T, Harris R, Rugg E. Angiogenesis Mediator Alterations in Angiomas After Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment. Lasers Surg Med. 2012 Mar;44(3):205-10. Epub 2012 Feb 2. Oral Presentation and ePoster April 1, 2011.

10. Grando SA, Laquer VT, Le HM. Sirolimus for Acute Pemphigus: A case report and discussion of dualistic action providing for both immunosuppression and keratinocyte protection. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011 Sep;65(3):684-6.

11. Laquer VT, Dao BM, Pavlis JM, Nguyen AN, Chen TS, Harris RM, Rugg EL, Kelly KM. Immunohistochemistry of angiogenesis mediators before and after pulsed dye laser treatment of angiomas. Lasers Surg Med. 2012 Mar;44(3):205-10.

12. Laquer VT, Hevezi PA, Albrecht H, Chen TS, Zlotnik A, Kelly KM. Microarray analysis of port wine stains before and after pulsed dye laser treatment. Lasers Surg Med. 2013 Feb;45(2):67-75.

13. Laquer VT, Ta TV, Nguyen TQ, Tan BH. Mycobacterium poriferae infection in a psoriasis patient on anti-TNF-a Therapy. Dermatol Online J. 2013 Sep 14;19(9):19609.

14. Ky C, Swasdibutra B, Khademi S, Desai S, Laquer V, Grando SA. Efficacy of Intravenous Immunoglobulin Monotherapy in Patients with Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus: Results of Proof-of-Concept Study. Dermatol Reports. 2015 Mar 16;7(1):5804.

15. Laquer V, Dellinger R, Mannering I, Gomez Garcia A, Abraham V, Pavlis J, Lui-Smith F, De Feraudy S, Meyskens F, Kelly KM. 12-Hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid levels are increased in actinic keratosis and squamous cell carcinoma. ; 2018 Jun 11. pii: S0190-9622(18)32058-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.05.1251. [Epub ahead of print] JAAD (in press)
Servinghaus Scholarship 2007, 2008
Harold Brown Travel Grant 2009
Milton Rosenbluth Travel Grant 2009
Other Experience
Clinical Research Assistant Specialist
University of California, Irvine 2010—2013
Graduate Programs
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