Dermatologist and Dermatological Surgeon / GMC: 4664857
Dr Tamara Griffiths received her dermatology training at the University of Michigan, USA and the University of Manchester, UK. An American Board-Certified dermatologist and on the UK Specialist Register, she is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the British Association of Dermatologists.
She is a senior Consultant at one of the largest UK Dermatology Centres at Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, where she manages paediatric and adult patients with acute and chronic conditions involving the skin, hair and nails.
In 2015, she was appointed Chair of the Royal College of Physicians’ Dermatology Specialist Advisory Committee Leading Dermatology training across the UK, after completing her role as Training Programme Director for the North Western Deanery. The same year, she was appointed as the first Education Director of the British Association of Dermatologists, with the aim of addressing workforce needs through quality-assured educational initiatives.
Dr Griffiths is Honorary Lecturer at the University of Manchester where she founded and is Programme Director for the MSc in Skin Ageing & Aesthetic Medicine. She is Principal Investigator for clinical trials involving: nonsurgical cosmetic interventions & skin ageing & repair. She recognised internationally for expertise in this field.
She is founding member and past-President of the British Cosmetic Dermatology Group and has represented the UK in Europe to develop consistent and high standards of care in an unregulated aesthetic arena (BSI and CEN). She was key advisor to the Review of Cosmetic Interventions lead by Sir Bruce Keogh (2013) and is founding member and Trustee of the Cosmetic Practice Standards Authority (CPSA). The organisation launched at the House of Lords in February 2018, led by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD), the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS), and the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), and is involved in the development of GMC credentialing.
As spokesperson and Trustee of the British Skin Foundation for over a decade, she has regular appearances in broadcast and print media. In 2018 she was recognised as a senior member of the award-winning BMJ Dermatology Team of the Year.
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Research led by Dr. Tamara Griffiths
A photonumeric scale for the assessment of atrophic facial photodamage.
Age-Associated Skin Conditions and Diseases: Current Perspectives and Future Options.
A photonumeric scale for the assessment of atrophic facial photodamage. Ayer J, Ahmed A, Duncan-Parry E, Beck P, Griffiths TW, Watson REB, Griffiths CEM. Br J Dermatol. 2018 May;178(5):1190-1195.
Age-Associated Skin Conditions and Diseases: Current Perspectives and Future Options. Blume-Peytavi U, Kottner J, Sterry W, Hodin MW, Griffiths TW, Watson RE, Hay RJ, Griffiths CE. Gerontologist. 2016 Apr;56 Suppl 2:S230-42
Markers of health and disease and pigmented spots in a middle-aged population. van Drielen K, Gunn DA, Griffiths CE, Griffiths TW, Ogden S, Noordam R, Slagboom PE, van Heemst D, de Craen AJ. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Dec;173(6):1550-2
Facial ageing: how do we measure up? Griffiths TW. Br J Dermatol. 2015 May;172(5):1182.
Lifestyle and youthful looks. Gunn DA, Dick JL, van Heemst D, Griffiths CE, Tomlin CC, Murray PG, Griffiths TW, Ogden S, Mayes AE, Westendorp RG, Slagboom PE, de Craen AJ. Br J Dermatol. 2015;172(5):1338-45.
A review of minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. Ogden S, Griffiths TW. Br J Dermatol. 2008 Nov;159(5):1036-50.
Multiple warty dyskeratomas of the scalp. Griffiths TW, Hashimoto K, Sharata HH, Ellis CN. Clin Exp Dermatol. 1997 Jul;22(4):189-91.
Immunopathogenesis and immunotherapy of psoriasis. Griffiths TW, Griffiths CE, Voorhees JJ. Dermatol Clin. 1995 Oct;13(4):739-49.
Topical auranofin ointment for the treatment of plaque psoriasis. Helm KF, Marks JG Jr, Leyden JJ, Guzzo C, Krueger GG, Griffiths TW, Griffiths CE. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1995 Sep;33(3):517-9.
Idiopathic CD4+ T lymphocytopenia in a patient with mycosis fungoides. Stevens SR, Griffiths TW, Cooper KD. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1995 Jun;32(6):1063-4.
Acute erythroderma as an exclusion criterion for idiopathic CD4+ T lymphocytopenia. Griffiths TW, Stevens SR, Cooper KD. Arch Dermatol. 1994 Dec;130(12):1530-3.
CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia without HIV infection. Stevens SR, Griffiths TW, Cooper KD. N Engl J Med. 1993 Jun 24;328(25):1849.
Studies on the requirement of the young chick for vitamin E. 2. The effects of different sources and levels of dietary lipids on live-weight gain and body vitamin E storage. GRIFFITHS TW. Br J Nutr. 1961;15:271-9.
Studies on the requirement of the young chick for vitamin E. The effects of different sources and levels of dietary starch on gain in weight and body vitamin E storage. GRIFFITHS TW. Br J Nutr. 1960;14:269-80.
Relative rates of liver storage of pure alpha-, beta-, and gamma-tocopherols in the growing chick. GRIFFITHS TW. Nature. 1959 Apr 11;183(4667):1061-2.