University of California San Francisco
Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Theodora Mauro, MD

Theodora Mauro, MD

Professor, Department of Dermatology, UCSF

Cancer Center Program Memberships

Affiliate Member


Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, A.B., 1974-76
Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, 1977-79, English, Biology
Medical College of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania PA, M.D., 1979-83
Hahneman Medical College of Pennsylvania, PA, Internship, 1983-84, Internal Medicine
NIH Medical Training Grant, Physiology Department, Univ. of Pennsylvania, PA, Research Fellowship, 1984-85
Univ. of California, Davis, CA, Residency, 1985-87, Dermatology
Univ. of California, Davis, CA, Chief Resident, 1987-88, Dermatology

Professional Experience

  • 1992-1997
    San Francisco Veterans Hospital, Assistant Service Chief, Department of Dermatology, Assistant Professor in Residence, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1997-present
    Department of Dermatology, Vice-Chairman, University of California, Associate Professor in Residence, San Francisco, California
  • 1999-present
    San Francisco Veteran's Hospital, Service Chief, Dermatology, San Francisco, California
  • 2001
    Visiting Scientist, University of Padova, Padova, Italy

Honors & Awards

  • 1987-88
    Medical Scholar Award, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  • 1997
    VA Unsung Hero Award, San Francisco Veterans Hospital
  • 1998
    Teacher of the Year, Dept. of Dermatology, University of California San Francisco

Selected Publications

  1. Murakawa GJ, Mauro TM, Egbert B. Disseminated cutaneous Cryptococcus clinically mimicking basal cell carcinoma. Dermatol Surg. 1995 Nov; 21(11):992-3.
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  2. Chotzen VA, Starr JC, Mauro TM. Mal de Meleda in a Laotian family. Int J Dermatol. 1993 Aug; 32(8):602-4.
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  3. Mauro TM. Autologous skin grafts for leg ulcers. West J Med. 1992 Feb; 156(2):191.
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  4. Reichel M, Mauro TM. Urticaria and hepatitis C. Lancet. 1990 Sep 29; 336(8718):822-3.
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  5. Harpster EF, Mauro T, Barr RJ. Linear granuloma annulare. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1989 Nov; 21(5 Pt 2):1138-41.
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  6. O'Brasky JE, Mauro T, Crandall ED. Postcapillary pH disequilibrium after gas exchange in isolated perfused liver. J Appl Physiol Respir Environ Exerc Physiol. 1979 Nov; 47(5):1079-83.
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