Margaret Dupree, MD

Dr. Margaret Dupree studied medicine at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences at Bethesdaa, Maryland, where she graduated with honors and was awarded the Navy Surgeon General Award. She went on to serve as a Naval Flight Surgeon at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar where she developed her love for dermatology. After finishing her residency at the Naval Medical Center San Diego, Dr. Dupree has worked as a dermatologist at the Naval Hospital, Scripps Medical Clinic, and Kaiser Permanente. She currently practices at North County Dermatology Center and Poway Dermatology.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

1988: University of Texas at Austin, B.S., Medical Technology.
1995: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, M.D., Bethesda, Maryland
1996: Internship, Department of Internal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
1997: Naval Flight Surgeon Course, NAVOPMEDINST, Pensacola, Florida.
2002: Dermatology Residency, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California.

Honors and Awards

1981-83, 1987-88: Dean’s List at Texas A & M University, College Station, Texas and at the University of Texas at Austin.
1988-Present: Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, University of Texas at Austin.
1992: Outstanding Academic Performance Award in Medical Psychology, USUHS.
1993: Outstanding Academic Performance Awards in Medical Pharmacology, Pathology, Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, and Human Behavior, USUHS.
1993: Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, USUHS.
1994-Present: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, USUHS.
1994: Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, USUHS.
1994: National Dean’s List, USUHS.
1994: Outstanding Academic Performance Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology, USUHS.
1995: Navy Surgeon General Award for the Class of 1995, USUHS.
1995: Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation, American Medical Women’s Association, USUHS.

Licensure

Commonwealth of Virginia Medicine and Surgery License Number 0101054492.
State of California Physician and Surgeon License Number C52378.
North Carolina State Physician License Number 171145 (inactive)
District of Columbia Medicine and Surgery License Number MD041762.
State of Maryland Physician and Surgeon License Number D0076531.

Employment

3/1985-5/1986: Medical Laboratory Technician, Central Texas Medical Foundation, Austin, Texas.
8/1988-7/1989: Medical Technologist, University of Texas at Austin.
7/1989-7/1991: Laboratory Officer, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
8/1990-3/1991: Laboratory Officer, USNS Comfort, Persian Gulf.
7/1991-6/1995: Medical student, USUHS, Bethesda, Maryland.
6/1995-6/1996: Intern, Internal Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
7/1996-10/1996: General Medical Officer, Military Medicine, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
10/1996-4/1997: Flight Surgeon Candidate, NAVOPMEDINST, Pensacola, Florida.
4/1997-6/1999: Flight Surgeon, 3D Marine Air Wing, VMFA (AW)-242, MCAS Miramar, San Diego, California.
6/1999-7/2002: Dermatology Resident, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California.
7/2002-7/2004: Head, Dermatology Department, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, California.
7/2004-7/2006: Group Surgeon Marine Aircraft Group Eleven; Staff Dermatologist Branch Medical Clinic MCAS Miramar and Naval Medical Center San Diego, California.
7/2006-7/2008: Scripps Clinic Medical Group; Staff Dermatologist, San Diego California.
8/2008-12/2009: Nova Medical Group; Staff Dermatologist, Ashburn, Virginia.
1/2010-5/2015: Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group; Staff Dermatologist, Springfield, Virginia.
6/2015-present: North County Dermatology Center; Partner/Dermatologist, Encinitas, California.

Military Awards

Expert Rifle Marksman, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
Navy Achievement Medal, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland.
Combat Action Ribbon, USNS Comfort, Persian Gulf.
Expert Pistol Marksman, MCAS Iwakuni, Japan.
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, MCAS Miramar, California.

Memberships and Professional Affiliations

1994-Present: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
1995-Present: Association of Military Surgeons of the United States.
2002-present: Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
2010-present: Medical Society of Virginia
2015-present: San Diego Dermatologic Surgery Society.

Publications

“What is your diagnosis? Lichen Amyloidosis,” CUTIS, 77(5): 290, 301-2, 2006.

“Louis Frederick Wickham and the Wickham’s striae of lichen planus,” Skinmed Dermatology for the Clinician, 3(5): 287-9, 2004.

“The introduction of griseofulvin,” Skinmed Dermatology for the Clinician, 3(2): 105-6, 2004.

“Radiation therapy for Bowen’s disease: Lessons for lesions of the lower extremity,” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 45(3): 401-4, 2001.

“Marjolin’s ulcer arising in a burn scar,” CUTIS, 62: 49-51, 1998.

“Hospital Ship: USNS Comfort,” Journal of the Military Medical Student Association, 5: 16-17, 1992.

Presentations

“Temporal triangular alopecia in a patient with history of retinoblastoma,” Presentation at the Gross & Microscopic Dermatology Symposium, 59th American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, March 2, 2001.

“Radiation therapy for the treatment of Bowen’s disease: Lessons for cutaneous lesions of the lower extremities,” Poster presentation at the American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting, August 2000.

“Common dermatologic conditions and their treatment,” Speaker at the Uniformed Services Academy of Family Physicians 2004 Annual Meeting and Exposition, March 25, 2004.