Gregory Simpson, MD

Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF

Dermatology Division Director








  Medical School:

University of Tennessee at Memphis

  Internship: Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.

Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia
Department of Dermatology

  Board Certified: Dermatology
  Awards and Recognition:

Salutatorian- Franklin Road Academy, Nashville, TN 1996
Honors Student at UNC-Chapel Hill-96-00
Al Gore Scholarship Recipient (GPA= 4.0 in medical school)
Alpha Omega Alpha 2006

UCSF Best Faculty Award  UCSF 2014



Haun PL, Simpson GL, Wharton J, Sheehan DJ, Lesher JL. Acute mental status change in an immunocompromised patient. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Feb 1;50(3):395-6, 448-9. doi: 10.1086/649876. PubMed PMID: 20064029.
Roffwarg D, Brown A, Alisangco M, Davis LS, Simpson G. Bullous lesions with
scarring and mutilation. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2010 Feb;62(2):e9. doi:
10.1016/j.jaad.2009.07.024. PubMed PMID: 20115944.
Shroff A, Simpson G. Cutaneous manifestations of thyroid disease: a case of
thyroid-induced myxedema. Case Rep Dermatol Med. 2011;2011:386081. doi:
10.1155/2011/386081. Epub 2011 Nov 30. PubMed PMID: 23198174; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3504208.


Simpson GL, Cohen SF. Pruritic scaly plaques in a 75-year-old Hispanic man.
Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm). Arch Dermatol. 2012 Sep;148(9):1073-8. doi: 10.1001/archderm.148.9.1073-c. PubMed PMID: 22986865.

Pamela Sheridan, DO, Babu Singh, MD, and Gregory Simpson, MD. "A skin lesion in a migrant worker: J Am Acad Dermatol 2015;72:e1.0190-9622