Professor Pablo Fernández-Peñas is Head of the Department of Dermatology at Westmead Hospital and Head of Research at the Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia in Sydney. Previously, he has worked in Spain.
Professor Fernández-Peñas has expanded dermatological services, research and education opportunities in Western Sydney. He opened the Dermatology Comprehensive Clinical Centre at Westmead Hospital with clinics for severe psoriasis, severe eczema, hidradenitis suppurativa, cutaneous lymphoma, graft versus host disease, melanoma and high-risk melanoma.
Professor Fernández-Peñas set up the Dermatology Clinical Trials and Research Unit, participating in over 40 clinical trials for melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancer, cutaneous lymphoma, hidradenitis and psoriasis. His main fields of interest are oncodermatology, immunology, quality of life and information technologies. Professor Fernández-Peñas is a passionate teacher and researcher.