Elisabeth G. Richard, MD
Light therapy for skin disease
Elisabeth Richard, MD

Elisabeth Richard, MD

Current Clinical Positions

  • Office of Elisabeth G. Richard, MD, Lutherville, MD
    Photodermatology and photomedicine with emphasis on UV treatment of skin disease including psoriasis, vitiligo and eczema.
  • Assistant Professor - Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Department of Dermatology, Baltimore, MD
    General medical dermatology including inpatient consultations

Previous Clinical Positions

  • Hafa Adai Specialist Group/Guam Specialist Group, Tamuning, Guam. Attending Physician, 2006-2009.
    Sole actively practicing board certified dermatologist for the island’s civilian population of over 150,000. In addition, primary dermatology provider for nearly all military retirees and VA patients treated by the clinics of the U.S. Naval Hospital Guam.

    General adult and pediatric medical dermatology, basic dermatologic surgery, cosmetic dermatology and laser/light therapy.

    Outreach practice on Saipan, MP in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.


  • Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Department of Dermatology, Baltimore, MD. Instructor and Clinical Associate, 2005-2006.
    Reason for resignation of appointment: Change of duty station for my husband, Glenn R. Richard, D.O. to the US Naval Hospital Guam upon completion of his residency training in Radiology at National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.

Education

  • 1990-1994: Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT, Bachelor of Arts in Biology
  • 1993: University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago, IL, Chicago Business Fellows Program
  • 1997-2001: University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, Doctor of Medicine

Medical Training

  • 2001-2002: Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • 2002-2005: Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD, Residency in Dermatology

Board Certification

  • American Board of Dermatology - certified in 2005; recertified in 2015

Organizational Activity

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
  • American Board of Dermatology, Diplomate
  • Maryland Dermatologic Society, President, 2015-2017; Secretary-Treasurer 2013-2015
  • Med Chi: Maryland State Medical Society, Member
  • Photomedicine Society, Member
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Member

Appointments

  • 2009-present: Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins Hospital.
  • 2005-2006: Instructor of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins Hospital.
  • 2000-2001: Medical School Curriculum Committee, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Student Representative.
  • 1999-2000: Communications Committee, Massachusetts Medical Society, Student Representative.
  • 1998-2000: Editorial Research Assistant, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
  • 1998-1999: Advance Directives Committee, Massachusetts Medical Society, Student Representative.

Honors and Awards

  • 2001: American Medical Women’s Association, Janet Glasgow Memorial Award.
  • 2000: Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Massachusetts Medical School.
  • 1994: Cum Laude, Middlebury College.
  • 1994: Departmental Honors (Biology), Middlebury College.
  • 1994: Janet Curry Prize for student biomedical research, Middlebury College. Awarded in recognition of senior thesis work documenting the effects of hormones on the differentiation of primary cultures of murine mammary epithelial cells.
  • 1993: Chicago Business Fellow, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Awarded fellowship for summer graduate business study and admission to M.B.A. program while an undergraduate at Middlebury College.

Contact Information

  • tel: 410-847-3700
  • fax: 410-847-3703