Dr. Diana Diao
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Diana Diao, MD, FRCPC, FAAD

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  • Dr. Jason Rivers
  • Dr. Marcie Ulmer
  • Dr. Alexandra Kuritzky
  • Dr. Diana Diao
  • Dr. Vincent Richer
  • Dr. Janet Ip
  • Our Staff

Board-Certified Dermatologist & Clinical Instructor of Dermatology

Dr. Diana Diao is a Dermatologist and a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Dermatology and Skin Science at the University of British Columbia. She is a consultant dermatologist at both Vancouver General Hospital and St. Paul’s Hospital. Dr. Diao is fluent in Mandarin and practices medical and procedural dermatology, with a special interest in using energy-based modalities such as lasers to treat a variety of skin conditions.

Dr. Diao looks forward to welcoming you to her practice.

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Background 

Dr. Diao completed both her Medical Doctorate degree and dermatology residency training at the University of British Columbia, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. Diao is a mother, a published author, and has presented her work at conferences such as the World Congress of Dermatology and the American Academy of Dermatology meetings. Dr. Diao is also fluent in Mandarin.

 

Recent and Upcoming Presentations and Articles

Presentations:

Dr. Diao regularly speaks at professional conferences and community events. Some of her recent and upcoming presentations include:

  • UBC CPD Spring Dermatology Update (April 2018): “Photodermatoses: From Sunburn to PMLE”
  • American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting (March 2017): “What is the world of dermatology talking about? Text analysis of abstracts from the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology”
  • UBC Skin Research Day (March 2016): “Does the visibility of sunscreens on the skin change over time following application?”
  • World Congress of Dermatology (June 2015): “Barriers to sun-protective practices in populations at high risk for skin cancer”
  • Canadian Dermatology Association Annual Conference (June 2014): “Construction and validation of skin phantoms for optical modeling”

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles:

  • Diao D, Lam JM. (2015). A 9-year-old girl with pearly skin colored papules with palmar pits. Pediatric Dermatology. 32: 141-142
  • Diao D, Lee TK. (2014). Sun protective behaviors in populations at high risk for skin cancer. Psychology Research and Behavior Management. 7: 9-18
  • Diao D, Tchvialeva L, Dhadwal G, Lui H, McLean DI, Lee TK. (2013). Durable rough skin phantoms for optical modeling. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 59(2)
  • Diao D, Wright JM , Cundiff DK , Gueyffier F. (2012). Pharmacotherapy for mild hypertension. The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 8
  • Diao D, Goodall J. (2012). Bleomycin-induced-flagellate dermatitis. CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l’Association medicale canadienne. 184(11)
  • Tchvialeva L, Dhadwal G, Diao D, Lui H, McLean DI, Lee TK. (2011). Laser speckle contrast vs. depolarization: a solid skin phantom study. SPIE Proceedings. 8090
  • Diao D, Galm B, Shamon S. (2009). Evidence-Based Medicine: An Introduction for Medical Students. UBC Medical Journal. 1(1):16-18
Our Team
  • Dr. Jason Rivers
  • Dr. Marcie Ulmer
  • Dr. Alexandra Kuritzky
  • Dr. Diana Diao
  • Dr. Vincent Richer
  • Dr. Janet Ip
  • Our Staff
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Our Team
  • Dr. Jason Rivers
  • Dr. Marcie Ulmer
  • Dr. Alexandra Kuritzky
  • Dr. Diana Diao
  • Dr. Vincent Richer
  • Dr. Janet Ip
  • Our Staff

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