Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Roopal V Kundu, MD

Roopal V Kundu, MD

Associate Dean for Admissions

Jacob R. Suker, MD, Professor of Medical Education

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Medical Education

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Roopal V. Kundu is an associate professor of dermatology and medical education at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a board certified dermatologist with a clinical expertise in the skin of color, or ethnic skin. Dr. Kundu's serves as the founding director of the Northwestern Center for Ethnic Skin which provides clinical care, cosmetic dermatology and clinical trials research. Her research focuses on the understanding therapy of skin disorders that occur more fre...[Read full text]Dr. Roopal V. Kundu is an associate professor of dermatology and medical education at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. She is a board certified dermatologist with a clinical expertise in the skin of color, or ethnic skin. Dr. Kundu's serves as the founding director of the Northwestern Center for Ethnic Skin which provides clinical care, cosmetic dermatology and clinical trials research. Her research focuses on the understanding therapy of skin disorders that occur more frequently or adversely impact in individuals with skin of color, with particular focus in pigmentary disorders such as vitiligo and scarring disorders such as keloids.
Dr. Kundu has had leadership roles with the American Academy of Dermatology, Skin of Color Society, and the Association of American Medical Colleges.[Shorten text]

Keywords

Select a keyword to see all related Feinberg faculty via the main faculty profile site.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency: Univ. of Illinois Hospital (2005)
  • Board Certification: Dermatology