The American Society of Dermatopathology

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Tammie C. Ferringer, MD


Dr. Tammie Ferringer is Geisinger Medical Laboratory's section head and fellowship director of dermatopathology in Danville, Pennsylvania, where she completed her dermatology residency. She returned to Geisinger after completing her dermatopathology fellowship at Medical University of South Carolina under Drs. John Maize and John Metcalf.   

Before being elected Secretary-Treasurer-Elect, Dr. Ferringer served as Member-at-Large on the Board of Directors and lent her expertise as member and chair of multiple committees. She currently also serves on the board of American Board of Dermatology; as well as the Executive committee of the International Society of Dermatopathology. She has served on, or chaired, several committees of the American Academy of Dermatology, American College of Graduate Medical Education, and American Board of Pathology. Her current editorial roles include editorial board of Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and Associate editor of Cutis. She has directed or moderated over thirty courses or sessions and been invited speaker for more than 200 domestic and international lectures on a variety of topics, including tropical and infectious disease, adnexal tumors, and immunohistochemistry in over fifteen countries. Her current literary contributions include over 75 journal articles or textbook chapters, co-editor of a dermatopathology textbook, and co-author of an online and mobile dermatopathology application.

ASDP service:
2019 - present Secretary-Treasurer
2018 - present Finance Committee
2018 - present Executive Committee
2018 - present Audit Committee
2018 - present Appropriate Use Criteria Committee
2018 - 2019 Secretary-Treasurer Elect
2016 - present Board of Directors
2016 - present                                                      Dermatopathology Representative to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Dermatopathology Rapid Response Task Force (DRRTF) and Patient Access & Payer Relations Committee Work Group
2015 - 2018 Organizational Structure Committee
2014 - 2017 Virtual Slide Library Ad Hoc Committee
2014 - 2015 Web Redesign Task Force
2013 - 2018 Program Committee (Chair 2017 - 2018)
2013 - 2014 Fellows in-Service Assessment Writing Ad Hoc Committee (Chair
2013 - 2014 Quality Assurance Working Group, Director
2013 - 2014 Oversight Committee
2012 - 2014 Online Interactive Case Study Director
2011 - 2014 Strategic Planning Committee
2009 - 2013 Maintenance of Certification Committee (Chair 2011 - 2013)
2008 - 2010 Website Committee
2007 - 2012 Informatics Committee