Faculty Spotlight 2017-12-22T10:44:55+00:00

Faculty Spotlight

DERMfoot 2018

Lloyd Scott Miller, M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Lloyd Scott Miller is an associate professor of dermatology and orthopaedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He practices both general dermatology and specialized wound care.

Dr. Miller’s research interests involve the study of skin infections, susceptibility to infections and healing responses, with particular emphasis on host response against the common bacterial skin pathogen Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA.

Dr. Miller earned his B.A. in biology at Johns Hopkins University, and received his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. He then completed a residency and post-doctoral research fellowship in dermatology at the University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine.


Miller, LS, Cho, JS. 2011. Immunity against Staphylococcus aureus cutaneous infections (review article). Nature Reviews Immunology 11:505-518. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21720387

Krishna, S, Miller, LS. 2012. Host-pathogen interactions involving the skin and Staphylococcus aureus (review article). Current Opinions in Microbiology 15(1):28-35. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22137885

Krishna, S, Miller, LS. 2012. The innate and adaptive immune response against Staphylococcus aureus skin infections (review article). Seminars in Immunopathology 34(2):261-80. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22057887

Miller, LS, Modlin, RL. 2008. Toll-like receptors in skin (review article). Advances in Dermatology 24: 71-87. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19256306

Miller, LS, Modlin, RL. 2007. Toll-like receptors in the skin (review article). Seminars in Immunopathology 29(1):15-26. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17621951

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