Karen Taraszka Hastings, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Dermatology
Professor, Basic Medical Sciences
Professor, Immunobiology
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Karen Hastings, MD, PhD

Brief Bio

Dr. Hastings is an immunologist and dermatologist recruited to join the founding faculty of the UArizona College of Medicine – Phoenix in 2006. Previously, she taught immunology and dermatology to medical students and residents at Harvard Medical School and Yale University School of Medicine. She co-directs the immunology and skin cancer curriculum for the first- and second-year medical students at the College of Medicine – Phoenix. She also mentors medical and graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in her laboratory and provides dermatologic clinical care at the Phoenix VA Health Care System.