Craig G. Burkhart
Eve Lowenstein
Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology

State University of New York- Health Science Center at Brooklyn



Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology


Residency and Chief Resident in Dermatology, Mount Sinai Hospital, NYC


Internal Medicine Internship, Long Island Jewish Hospital, New Hyde Park, NY


Doctor of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine


Doctor of Philosophy, Cellular and Molecular Biology, New York University School of Medicine
Doctoral dissertation: Expression cloning and characterization of Grb2, an SH2 and SH3 domain containing protein which links receptor protein tyrosine kinases to Ras signaling.


Master of Science, New York University School of Medicine


Dr. Eve Lowenstein grew up in Israel and Long Island. She graduated with highest honors from Queens College, having majored in Chemistry and literature, religion and philosophy of the Western Tradition. She completed the New York University School of Medicine’s Medical Scientist Training Program, where she earned a MS (1992), a PhD(1994) in Cellular and Molecular Biology and her MD (1995).  As a graduate student, she made a significant discovery of the gene Grb-2, important in cell signaling and cancer growth. 
She was Chief of Dermatology at Brookdale University Hospital for over 7 years.  She is currently Director of Medical Dermatology at SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn and Kings Count Hospital, where she is involved in resident education.  She is also an Associate of South Nassau Dermatology PC, at its offices in Oceanside and Long Beach, New York. 

She has authored over forty research articles and three book chapters. Her primary areas of research interests include acne, history of medicine and forensics in dermatology. She serves on numerous journal editorial boards and committees of National Dermatology Organizations. She has won awards, honors and grants, including an Outstanding Physician Award at Kings County Hospital. 


Research Interest

  • Acne
  • History of medicine
  • History of forensics in Dermatology

Professional Activities:

Teaching and Administrative Experience:

2014- Present

Director of Medical Dermatology, SUNY HSC Brooklyn Downstate, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn NY


Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Dermatology, State University of New York- Health Science Center at Brooklyn (SUNY-HSCB)
Functions: Dermatology education for residents, see patients on dermatology consultation service, administrative duties, SUNY-HSCB and Kings County Hospital Center (KCHC)

Professional Activities:


Editorial Board, Clinics in Oncology, Remedy publications LLC
Dermatology Times interview with Randy Dotinga about Mummies
Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Clinical, Experimental and Cosmetic Dermatology (HJCAT), Henry Publishing group
Member, Editorial Board, Gavin Journal of Dermatology Research and Therapy
Editorial Board, Journal Dermatologic Research (JDR) (ISSN 2413-8223)
Member, Editorial Board, Asian Council of Science Editors (ACSE)


Galderma Phase 3 clinical trial co-investigator: A Multi-Center, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group Vehicle Controlled Study To Compare The Efficacy And Safety Of CD5789 50µg/g Cream Versus Vehicle Cream In Subjects With Acne Vulgaris. SUNY, HSCBrooklyn
Member, Editorial board: Dermatology and Pigmentation disorders Journal, Kenkyu Group
Member, Editorial board: Forensic, Legal and Investigative Sciences. The Journal of Science and Legal Medicine (FSLM), Herald Scholarly Open Access
Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), AAD, San Francisco, CA
Member, Editorial board: Consultantlive (                            
Member, Editorial board: Enliven: Clinical Dermatology Journal
Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), AAD, San Francisco, CA


SUNY Dermatology Department Clinical Competency Committee
Teaching rotating 1st and 2nd yr medical students from Hofstra Medical School (outpatient rotation in the private practice)
Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), AAD, Denver, CO
Program director, 41nd annual meeting, History of Dermatology Society, Denver, CO: Physical modalities in dermatology


Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative CITI IRB certification for human research (ID:764502)
SUNY Downstate Faculty Career Mentorship Program participant
Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), Summer AAD, NYC, NY
Editorial Board, Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications (JCDSA)
2013 SUNY Downstate Transition to Clerkship Career Day, Panelist
Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), 71th annual AAD, Miami, FL


Professional Expert Evaluation Review Program (PEER), 70th annual AAD, San Diego, CA
Member, AAD Corporate Relations Task Force Workgroup
Member, AAD Corporate Relations Task Force
Member, AAD Patient Advocate Task Force
Member, AAD Core Curriculum Task Force


Honors and Awards


Guide to America’s top Dermatologists listing
Nominated by Dept of Dermatology and Awarded on Doctor’s Day, Attending Physician of the Year Award, Kings County Medical Center


Charter member, Peer Reviewed Physicians
Guide to America’s Top Dermatologists listing
International Association of Dermatologists Top Dermatologist award


Guide to America’s Top Dermatologists listing


Chosen, 2011 New York Top Doctors and Dentists Award


National Association of Professional Women member
Nominated member of Leading Health Professionals of the World, International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England
Guide to America’s Top Dermatologists listing. Consumer’ Research Council of America, 2010 ed
International Association of Dermatologists selected Top Dermatologist in The Leading Physicians of the World


  1. Desai A, Kober MM, Curreri A, Wright N, MD, Lowenstein EJ. Acyclovir-resistant Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) in the settingof HIV. Manuscript accepted, JDD, 4/4/16.
  2. Gallitano S, McDermott L, Brar K, Lowenstein E. Use of Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitors in Patients with HIV/AIDs. J Amer Acad Derm. May;74(5):974-80, 2016.
  3. Anwar Y, Lowenstein EJ. Eucerin®: A Revolutionary Formulation Still Going Strong For Over a Century. Skinmed, accepted for publication, 2014.
  4. Ho D and Lowenstein EJ. Fowler’s Solution and the Evolution of the use of Arsenic in Modern Medicine. Skinmed, accepted for publication, 2013.
  5. Lowenstein EJ, Rosen M, Heaton H, Siegel D, Brar K, Glick S. The 6 second specialists: Medicine at Ellis Island Immigration station. Skinmed Sept/Oct Vol 13(5):341-344, 2015.
  6. Lowenstein EJ. Dermatology in a bygone era. Skinmed. Oct 13(5): 389-392, 2015.
  7. Anwar, Y, Lowenstein EJ. Radium: Curie's Perpetual Sunshine. JAMA Dermatology. July 151(7):801, 2015.
  8. Lowenstein EJ. Physical modalities in dermatology: 1870-1975. The 2014 meeting of the History of Dermatology Society on March 20th, in Denver ColoradoSkinmed,12:381-383, Nov/Dec, 2014.
  9. Monk EC, Lowenstein EJ. Thick plaque on the foot. Cutis Feb 93(2) E3-4, 2014.
  10. Clark C, Rudolf J, Gerber DA, Glick S, Shalita AR, Lowenstein EJ. The Dermatologic Manifestation of Hyperandrogenism: A Retrospective Chart. Skinmed, March-April Vol 12(2): 84-88, 2014.
  11. EJ Lowenstein. Commentary: Iatrogenic injury in dermatology, Clinics in Dermatology Nov-Dec:29 (6): 585-586, 2011.
  12. EB Lowenstein and EJ Lowenstein. Isotretinoin therapy and the shadow cast upon dermatology’s downtrodden hero. Clinics in Dermatology, Nov-Dec: 29,(6):652-661, 2011.
  13. Qureshi N and Lowenstein EJ. The role of nutrition in acne pathogenesis: youtube as a reflection of current popular thought, Skinmed, Sept/Oct (9):279-280,2011.
  14. Lowenstein EJ. Genodermatoses among the ancients: Basal Cell Nevus Syndrome in Egyptian dynastic brothers. Skinmed Mar-Apr;9(2):117-8, 2011.
  15. Reddy K and Lowenstein EJ. Forensics in Dermatology Part I. J Amer Acad Derm CME. May;64(5):801-8, 2011.
  16. Reddy K and Lowenstein EJ. Forensics in Dermatology Part II.J Amer Acad Derm CME.May;64(5):811-24, 2011.
  17. Lowenstein EB and Lowenstein EJ. Cutaneous manifestations of endocrine neoplasia. A review. Italian Journal of Dermatology and Venereology. Apr;145(2):229-44,2010. (Invited manuscript)





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