Sacharitha Bowers, MD, FAAD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 02/08/2022

 

Sacharitha Bowers, MD
Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Dermatology
Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine

Residency Program Director, SIU Dermatology

Office Location:

751 N. Rutledge, Room 2300
Springfield, Illinois 62702

 

Degree

Year

Institution

Area

BS

1999

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Psychology

MD

2004

Southern Illinois University

 

Internship

2006

Southern Illinois University

Internal Medicine

Residency

2009

Southern Illinois University

Dermatology

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology, since 2009

 

Academic Interests

 

Medical dermatology, impact of dermatologic disease on mental health, diversity, inclusion, cultural competency and equity in medicine and within dermatology, mentoring/professional development, and finding holistic wellbeing in medicine. Member of SIU School of Medicine Antiracism Task Force, SIU SOM Equity Ambassador, APD Representative to AAD Intersociety Diversity Task Force, AAD Diversity Committee Member

Clinical Interests

 

General dermatology (acne, eczema, psoriasis, skin cancer, etc), complex medical dermatology (inflammatory dermatoses, vasculitis, connective tissue disease, etc), impact of nutrition and diet on dermatologic disease and skin health