- Sun Protection Behaviors
- Quality Improvement
- Treatment of Raynaud's Syndrome/Phenomenon
Board Certification and Academic Information
||Dermatology - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
||American Board of Dermatology (Dermatology)
Academic Office Locations
|Academic Office Phone Number
||Academic Office Address
||School of Medicine
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Dr. Stephanie Klein is an assistant clinical professor at the University of Utah Department of Dermatology.
She is the director of the dermatology component of the "Skin, Muscle, Bone and Joint" medical student course and oversees all dermatology education in the first two years of medical school and during clinical rotations at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center.
Dr. Klein is the founder and medical director of the University Hospital's "Same Day Dermatology" clinic, which offers timely appointments for patients with urgent skin concerns. Same Day Dermatology has been used as a model for improving value in healthcare and Dr. Klein has pursues research in this area.
Dr. Klein has become a regional expert in the treatment of hyperhidrosis. She often lectures about this topic to medical groups. She also specializes in medical uses of botulinum toxin (Botox) therapy, particulary in the treatment of Raynaud's disease/phenomenon.
In 2009, she founded SunSafe Utah, a multi-faceted teaching program aimed to show Utah's school children how to decrease their melanoma risk. In this capacity, she works with medical students, dermatology residents, dermatologists, the Environmental Protection Agency and the SHADE Foundation.
Dr. Klein's research interests are children's sun protective behavior, hyperhidrosis, treatment of Raynaud's Disease/Phenomenon and quality improvement in healthcare, particularly access to dermatologic care.