Jeffrey P. Callen, M.D., FACP, FAAD, MACR

Jeffrey P. Callen, M.D., FACP, FAAD, MACR

Jeffrey P. Callen, M.D.

Jeffrey P. Callen, M.D., FACP, FAAD, MACR

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Dermatology
3810 Springhurst Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40241

502-322-1954 - Academic Office
502-583-1749 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Skin Signs of Systemic Diseases; Lupus Erythematosus; Dermatomyositis; Pyoderma Gangrenosum; Psoriasis; Systemic Therapies for Management of Skin Disease


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Dermatology

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Michigan
  • Residency: University of Michigan Affiliated Hospitals



Featured Publications

  • Robinson JK, Callen JP. JAMA Dermatology-The Year in Review, 2015. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Jun 1;152(6):627-8. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1139. PubMed PMID: 27166614.
  • Campbell C, Callen JP. Misdiagnosed Periocular Pyoderma Gangrenosum Requiring Ectropion Repair With Development of Second Lesion of Pyoderma Gangrenosum at Graft Site. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Apr;152(4):491-2. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0062. PubMed PMID: 26934168.
  • Tidwell WJ, Malone J, Callen JP. Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Misdiagnosed as Lipodermatosclerosis. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Apr;152(4):487-8. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6106. PubMed PMID: 26914225.
  • Tidwell WJ, Malone J, Callen JP. Eruptive Keratoacanthomas Associated With Leflunomide. JAMA Dermatol. 2016 Jan;152(1):105-6. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.2506. PubMed PMID: 26352135.
  • Wright NA, Vleugels RA, Callen JP. Cutaneous dermatomyositis in the era of biologicals. Semin Immunopathol. 2016 Jan;38(1):113-21. doi: 10.1007/s00281-015-0543-z. Epub 2015 Nov 12. Review. PubMed PMID: 26563285.
  • Thompson L, Abner S, Malone J, Callen JP. Interstitial Granulomatous Dermatitis as the Initial Manifestation of Myeloma. JAMA Dermatol. 2015 Oct;151(10):1141-2. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.1160. PubMed PMID: 26039702.
  • Norris IN, Haeberle MT, Callen JP, Malone JC. Generalized linear IgA dermatosis with palmar involvement. Dermatol Online J. 2015 Sep 17;21(9). pii: 13030/qt1s3402cj. PubMed PMID: 26437279.
  • Robinson JK, Callen JP. Farewell to the evidence-based dermatology section. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Nov;150(11):1220. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.1923. PubMed PMID: 25188691.
  • Haeberle MT, Todd P, Callen JP, Bahrami S. Mycobacterium mucogenicum infection following dacryocystorhinostomy and Crawford tube placement. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Sep;150(9):981-3. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.251. PubMed PMID: 25054441.
  • Crittenden SC, Gilbert JE, Callen JP. Hydroxyurea-induced leg ulceration in a patient with a homozygous MTHFR polymorphism misdiagnosed as pyoderma gangrenosum. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Jul;150(7):780-1. PubMed PMID: 24599173.
  • Robinson JK, Bhatia AC, Callen JP. Protection of patients' right to privacy in clinical photographs, video, and detailed case descriptions. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Jan;150(1):14-6. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.8605. PubMed PMID: 24305726.
  • Callen JP, Robinson JK. The importance of a name. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Oct;149(10):1245. doi: 10.1001/jamadermatol.2013.5483. PubMed PMID: 24132323.