Alan Menter, M.D., born in England, is a graduate of the Medical School
of the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. He completed his dermatology
residency at Pretoria General Hospital at the University of Pretoria
in South Africa. He completed his fellowships at Guys Hospital in London,
and at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Centre in Dallas.
Dr. Menter joined Baylor University Medical Centre at Dallas in 1975
and received his American Academy of Dermatology board certification
in 1977. From 1979 to 1999, he served as Medical Director of the Baylor
Psoriasis Center. Dr. Menter has held the position of Clinical Director
of the National Psoriasis Tissue Bank from 1996 to 2002. In 1992, he
was appointed Chairman of the Division of Dermatology at Baylor University
Medical Center and presently holds that position. Dr. Menter is also
Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Southwestern Medical School in
Dallas. His resume lists some 120 publications.