Dr. Mitchell Kline
Dr. Mitchell A. Kline is a practicing Clinical and Dermatologist with ongoing research interests in Melanoma, Neurophysiology and HIV/AIDS. After receiving both a B.A. in 1981 and M.D. at the University of Pennsylvania in 1985, he participated in research at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia in Pediatric Neurosurgery and Neurophysiology, receiving a Young Investigator Award from the NIH. He trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Graduate Hospital from 1985-1987. Subsequent training in Dermatology was completed at Cornell, Rockefeller University and Memorial Sloan-Kettering. He was Chief Resident in Dermatology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering/ Cornell University from 1989-1990.
Presently, an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Weill Cornell Medical College of Weill New York Presbyterian Medical Center Department of Dermatology.
Research projected and initiated includes:
• Principal Investigator of NCI funded Reflectance Confocal Microscopy Imaging of Pigmented Lesions
• Isolation of a novel antimitotic from fixation paste compound
• Reflectance Confocal Imaging of Clinical Neuropathy
• Analysis of HPV in tissues of breast and lung carcinoma
Part time work as a Venture Capital Consultant for private venture groups and funds in areas of Medical Diagnostic Imaging and Oncology projects is ongoing.