Diane Thiboutot, MD is a Professor of Dermatology at the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. She is past president of the American Acne and Rosacea Society. Her area of clinical and research interest is in acne. She has authored over 150 publications and has conducted over 100 clinical trials. Her research has been supported by the Dermatology Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. She is actively involved in patient care and mentoring of the next generation of translational research investigators in dermatology and other disciplines.