Sylvia Hsu, MD, graduated cum laude from Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine. She did her internship at the University of Pennsylvania and her dermatology residency at Jefferson Medical College. After her training, she stayed at Jefferson as an assistant professor of dermatology. Dr. Hsu moved back to Houston to be on faculty in the department of dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine. She is professor of dermatology and chief of dermatology at Ben Taub General Hospital. Dr. Hsu has a special interest in autoimmune bullous diseases, psoriasis, and acne. She was president of the Houston Dermatological Society and a member of the editorial board for the Journal of the Academy of Dermatology. She is also a member of the advisory board for Dermatology World and an emeritus member of the medical board of the National Psoriasis Foundation.