Education and Training
MD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia
Internal Medicine - Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
Dermatology - Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook, NY
Pediatric Dermatology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Titles and Academic Titles
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Departments and Services
Esmaeili M, Fischer AS, Khurana M, Gru AA, Yan AC, Rubin AI.: Shapiro xanthogranuloma: An essential diagnosis for dermatologists and dermatopathologists to recognize to avoid misdiagnosis of a hematopoietic malignancy in infants and neonates. J Cutan Pathol 48: 558-562, Apr 2021.
Smith RJ, Khurana M, Rubin AI, Kublaoui B, Perman MJ, Murthy AS.: Painful nodules on the abdomen of a teenage male. Pediatr Dermatol 38: e12-e13, Mar 2021.
Bax CE, Khurana MC, Treat JR, Castelo-Soccio L, Rubin AI, McMahon PJ.: New-onset head and neck dermatitis in adolescent patients after dupilumab therapy for atopic dermatitis. Pediatr Dermatol 38: 390-394, Mar 2021.
Pullen, NA, Barnstein BO, Falanga YT, Wang Z, Suzuki, R, Tamang T, Khurana M, Harry E, Draber P, Bunting K, Mizuno K, Wilson B, Ryan, JJ : Novel Mechanism for FcÏµRI-mediated Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 5 (STAT5) Tyrosine Phosphorylation and the Selective Influence of STAT5B over Mast Cell Cytokine Production. J Biol Chem 287(3): 2045-54, January 2012.
Posters and Presentations
Khurana MC. Narrator, Dermatology In-Review Audio Study Guide. March 2021.
Khurana MC. "Insulin-induced injected-site lobular panniculitis in a Type 1 Diabetic 13 year old boy", Cases of the Year at the Society for Pediatric Dermatology Pre-AAD (American Academy of Dermatology) meeting. Denver, CO. Mar 2020.
Awards and Honors
2014, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2013, Association of Pathology Chairs: Pathology Honor Society-
2011, Certificate of achievement for the top 5% of the class in Molecular & Cellular Basis of Medicine course at Jefferson Medical College
2010, Virginia Commonwealth University Dean's Scholar Award
2010, Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Scholars Program
2007-2008, Virginia Commonwealth University Weinstein Honors Scholarship
2007-2011, Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Presidential Scholarship
2007-20111, AT&T Scholarship
2007-2011, Virginia Commonwealth University Supplemental Scholarship
Leadership and Memberships
Memberships in Professional Organizations
2019-present, Women's Dermatologic Society
2019-present, Society for Pediatric Dermatology
2016-present, American Academy of Dermatology
Patient Experience Ratings
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