Department of Dermatology

Alison E. Moynihan, MD, PhD

  • 1st Year Resident - PGY II

Alison E. Moynihan, MD, PhD began her residency training at the University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Dermatology in July 2019. Prior to beginning her residency training, Dr. Moynihan successfully earned her Bachelor of Science degree in the field of cell biology/biochemistry from Bucknell University. She then went on to complete a master's in science, PhD, and medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.  Both her MS and PhD were completed in the field of microbiology & immunology, with her PhD dissertation focusing on the mechanisms of CD4+ T Cell motility in the inflamed dermal interstitium.  In 2018, Dr. Moynihan began her a medical internship at the University of Pittsburgh.

Education & Training

  • B.S., Bucknell University
  • PhD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • MD, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Internship, UPMC, Department of Internal Medicine

Representative Publications

Dr. Moynihan's publications can be reviewed here