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Carlos Wambier MD, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate

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Carlos Wambier, MD, PhD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Yale Center For Clinical Investigations (YCCI), 2 Church St S

    New Haven, CT, 06519

    United States

Carlos Wambier
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Biography

Dr Wambier is a scholar dedicated to innovative therapy in dermatology.

He received his medical degree from the Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine -University of Sao Paulo (USP) in 2004. In 2005 he served the Brazilian Navy, as a physician volunteer to promote health in resourceless communities of the Amazon forest. Gained expertise Tropical Medicine at the Intensive Care Unit of the Tropical Institute of Manaus. In 2006 he returned to Ribeirao Preto for dermatology residency, completed in 2009. He continued at the Division of Dermatology of the Internal Medicine Department of USP, where he received a PhD in Leprosy Immunology in 2012, worked an attending dermatologist from 2009-11, and an Associate Research Scientist from 2009-12. His academic career continued as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the Ribeirao Preto University (UNAERP) 2010-2011, and Associate Professor of Dermatology of the Ponta Grossa State University (UEPG) 2013-2018. 

Dr Wambier has been in private practice in Brazil as a board-certified dermatologist since 2009, focusing on complex medical dermatology cases and advanced cosmetic dermatology treatments. Dr Wambier is a renowned international expert, recipient of numerous professional honors and awards. An expert in chemical peels, particularly deep phenol-croton oil chemical peeling, safety of cosmetic dermatology procedures, Q-switched Nd-Yag lasers, tattoo removal, drug-tattooing as a method of drug-delivery, psoriasis, pemphigus, leprosy, hair disorders, and pigmentary disorders.

He has given many lectures and presentations, both internationally and nationally, as well as written numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles, book chapters, and reviews. He is frequently invited to coordinate dermatology meetings presentations, workshops, and symposia.

His main research interests are on JAK inhibitors therapy in complex cases of dermatology, the subject of his post-doctoral year of clinical research as a Post-Doctoral Associate at the Department of Dermatology of Yale University Medical School, under supervision of Dr Brett King. 

 

Education & Training

  • PhD
    University of Sao Paulo, Dermatology (Immunology) (2012)
  • MD
    University of Sao Paulo, Medicine (2004)
  • Doctorate (ScD/PhD) Student (Clinical Research)
    University of Sao Paulo
  • Clinical Fellow
    Tropical Institute - Foundation of Tropical Medicine of the Amazon (FMTM) - Federal University of Amazonia (UFAM)
  • Dermatology Resident
    Hospital of Clinics at Ribeirao Preto Medical School of the University of Sao Paulo (HCFMRPUSP)

Activities

  • Aesthetics
    New Delhi, India 2018
    International Aesthetics Meeting
  • 14th World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology
    Lima, Peru 2018
    Co-chair of Symposium 6- Pigmentary Disorders
  • Lipolysis and Lipoatrophy
    Fortaleza, Brazil 2018
    Main lecturer
  • AAD Annual Meeting
    Washington, United States 2018
    4 lectures
  • JAK inhibitors studies
    New Haven, United States 2018
    Sub-Investigator for Clinical Trials at YCCI.
  • 24th World Congress of Dermatology
    Milan, Italy 2018
  • International Peeling Society
    Muttenz, Switzerland 2017
    Member, Advisory Council, Academic Consultant.
  • UEPG
    Ponta Grossa, Brazil (2013-2018)
    Professor of Dermatology
  • Division of Dermatology - HCFMRP-USP
    Ribeirao Preto, Brazil 2012
    Research Collaborator, Speaker.

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
1st place award in: Scientific InvestigationXVI Annual Meeting of Dermatologists of Sao Paulo State - RADESP-SBD2011
Dr Diltor Vladimir Araujo Opromolla Award - for scientific investigation in sanitary dermatologyBrazilian Society of Dermatology (SBD)2011
1st place in the VIII Photography ContestHospital of Clinics of Ribeirao Preto - USP.2008
Honorary Crew Member of "Carlos Chagas Ship for Hospital Care"Brazilian Navy, 9th Naval District, Amazon2005
Golden Stethoscope (Internal Medicine Award)Ribeirao Preto Medical School – University of Sao Paulo2004

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
14th World Congress of Cosmetic DermatologyCo-Chair - Symposium 6- Pigmentary Disorders.2018 - Present
Journal of the American Academy of DermatologyReviewer2017 - Present
72nd Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Dermatology (SBD)Chair of the Session “Chemical Peels”. Costa do Sauipe, BA, Brazil.2017
Janssen Biotech Inc.Advisor2017 - 2018
Advanced Chemical Peels Workshop seriesOral Presentation and hands-on trainer: 21st Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Porto Alegre, BRA. 22nd Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Porto Alegre, BRA. 23rd Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 24th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ribeirao Preto, BRA. 25th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; São Paulo, BRA. 26th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 27th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 28th Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 29th Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; Ribeirao Preto, BRA. 30th Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; Vitoria, BRA. 31st Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; Rio de Janeiro, BRA. 32nd Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; São Paulo, BRA. 33rd Hands-on comprehensive course of chemical peels; Fortaleza, BRA.2017 - Present
Injectable Emptiers Hands-on Workshop seriesMain instructor, Deoxycholic acid vs Triamcinolone. Oral Presentation and hands-on trainer at: 1st Hands-on course on Emptiers; Porto Alegre, BRA. 2nd Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 3rd Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ribeirão Preto, BRA. 4th Hands-on course on Emptiers; São Paulo, BRA. 5th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 6th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 7th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 8th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Ribeirao Preto, BRA. 9th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Vitoria, BRA. 10th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Rio de Janeiro, BRA. 11th Hands-on course on Emptiers; São Paulo, BRA. 12th Hands-on course on Emptiers; Fortaleza, BRA.2017 - Present
Drug tattooing - Drug Delivery Hands-On Workshop SeriesMain instructor, Drug tattooing. Oral Presentation and hands-on trainer at: 1st Hands-on course on Drug Delivery; Ponta Grossa, BRA. 2nd Hands-on course on Drug Delivery; Ponta Grossa, BRA.2017 - Present
International Peeling SocietyScientific Advisory Council2017 - Present
Allergan Inc.Advisory Board - Kybella®2017 - Present
Galderma Laboratories Inc.Dysport®, Metvix®, and Sculptra®.2016 - 2018
World Health OrganizationGrant implementation research, Americas Region Section.2016 - 2017
Advanced Chemical Peels University Extension Course 2016 - Ponta Grossa State University - UEPG.Main instructor, 11th to 20th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels; Two courses in each city: - Natal, RN; - Ribeirão Preto, SP; - São José dos Campos, SP; - São Luis, MA; - São Paulo, SP, BRA;2016
Brazilian Board of Dermatology, SBDMember2016
Advanced Chemical Peels University Extension Course 2015, Ponta Grossa State University - UEPG.Main instructor, 1st to 10th Hands-on Comprehensive course of chemical peels. Two courses in each city: Balneário do Camboriú, SC; Bauru, SP; BRA. Belo Horizonte, MG; Ponta Grossa, PR; Porto Alegre, RS;2015
Araucaria FoundationAd hoc Consultant, research grants2015
Cynosure Inc.Instructor and Speaker for RevLite® Laser system.2015 - Present
69th Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Society of Dermatology (SBD)Chair, Session: “Chemical Peels”. Recife, BRA.2014
Ponta Grossa State UniversityMedical School Education Committee2013 - 2018
PLoS NTDReviewer2012 - 2018
Clinical and Experimental DermatologyReviewer2012 - 2018
PLoS ONEReviewer2012 - 2014
International Journal of DermatologyReviewer2011 - Present
Anais Brasileiros de DermatologiaReviewer2011 - Present