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Carol R. Drucker, MD

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Professor, Department of Dermatology, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Office Address

Cancer Prevention Clinic @MDACC
1220 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: For New Patients
Phone: 713-792-3245
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Pressler St.
Unit Number: 1452
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: FCT11.5000
Phone: 713/745-1113
Fax: 713-745-3597

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1976 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, MD, Doctor of Medicine with Honors
1974 Texas Lutheran University, Seguin, TX, BA, Summa Cum Laude, Biology

Postgraduate Training

8/2007-1/2008 Clinical Residency, Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Program, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
7/1979-6/1980 Chief Resident, Dermatology, Dermatology, Baylor Affiliated Hospitals Program, Houston, TX
7/1977-6/1980 Residency, Level II-IV, Dermatology, Baylor Affiliated Hospitals Program, Houston, TX
6/1976-6/1977 Residency, Level 1, St. Lukes Episcopal and Baylor Affiliated Hospitals Program, Houston, TX

Board Certifications

11/1980 American Board of Dermatology

Honors and Awards

2010-present Building the Bridge at the Quality Chasm
2007-2008 MDACC IRB Protocol Reviewer Award Nominee
1972 Alpha Chi Honor Society
1971 Kappa Zeta Rho Honor Society

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. De la Grza Bravo, Maria M, Curry, Johnathan L, Torres Cabala, CA, et al. J Cutan. Pigmented extramammary Paget disease of the thigh mimicking a melanocytic tumor: report of a case and review of the literature. Pathol 41(6):529-35, 6/2014.
2. Drucker, CR. Update on topical antibiotic in dermatology. Dermatology Therapy 25(1):6-11, 2/2012.
3. PhillipsCB, DruckerCR. Clinical Response of Necrobiotic Xanthogranuloma to Treatment of Underlying Paraproteinemia with Lenalidomide. Clin Med Insights: Dermatol 4:1-4, 2011.
4. Swineford SL, Drucker CR. Palliative treatment of paraneoplastic acanthosis nigricans and oral florid papillomatosis with retinoids. J Drugs Dermatol 9(9):1151-3, 9/2010. PMID: 20865850.
5. Núñez R, Sellin RV, Fareau GG, Drucker CR. Skin rash after radioactive iodine caught on a cell phone camera. Thyroid 17(3):277-8, 3/2007. PMID: 17381363.
6. Rubenstein M, Farnsworth N, Pielop J, Orengo I, Curry J, Drucker CR, Hsu S. Cutaneous Rosai - Dorfman Disease. Dermatol Online J 12(1):8, 2006. PMID: 16638376.
7. Magee KL, Schauder CS, Drucker CR, Rapini RP. Extensive calcinosis as a late complication of pentazocine injections: response to therapy with steroids and aluminum hydroxide. Arch Dermatol 127(10):1591-2, 10/1991. PMID: 1718219.

Abstracts

1. Drucker CR. Update on topical antibiotics in dermatology. Dermatologic Therapy 25(1):6-11, 2/2012.
2. BellM, Drucker CR. Improving access to dermatology: Sustainability. 10/2011.
3. Drucker C, Bell M. Improving access to dermatology appointments in the Cancer Prevention Center. Annual Meeting of IHI Orlando, FL, 2010, 2010.
4. Drucker C, Bell M. Improving Access to dermatology appointments in the Cancer Prevention Center. The University of Texas System Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Inaugural Conference and Recognition Dinner, 10/2009.
5. Drucker, C. In: Drug Interactions. American Academy of Dermatology, 2009.
6. Drucker, C. Beyond the Pale. In: Risk Factor for Melanoma. American Academy of Dermatology, 2008.
7. Drucker, C; Bell M. Improving Access to Dermatology Appointments in the Cancer Prevention Center. 2008 CS&E Annual Alumni Conference, 2008.

Book Chapters

1. Hymes S, Drucker CR. Chapter 4 Screening, Prevention, and Surveillance. In: Cutaneous Malignancy of the Head and Neck: A Multidisciplinary Approach. Weber RS, Moore BA,, 2010.
2. Drucker, CR. Keloids. In: Conn's Current Therapy. Ed(s) Rakel and Bope. Elsevier: Philadelphia, Chapter 202, 2009.
3. Drucker, CR. Warts (Verruca). In: Conn's Current Therapy. Ed(s) Rakel and Bope. Elsevier: Philadelphia, Chapter 203, 2009.
4. Drucker CR,. Retinoids in the Prevention and Treatment of Skin Cancer. In: Retinoids and Carotenoids in Dermatology. Informa Health Care: New York, 202-2224, 2007.

Last updated: 8/5/2015