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Education:
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (A.B. Chemistry)
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI (Ph.D. Biochemistry)
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN (M.D.)
Wishard Hospital, Indianapolis, IN; Rotating Internship
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, Department of Dermatology, Dermatology Residency

Research Experience:
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute, Presidio of San Francisco: Effects of Heat, Humidity, and Friction on the Skin
Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Indianapolis, IN: Biochemistry of Lipids
Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Indianapolis, IN: Biochemistry and Physiology of
  Sebaceous Glands

Teaching Appointments:
Instructor; Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, Wayne State University,
  College of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Instructor; Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Indianapolis, IN
Instructor; Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Physiology, Indianapolis, IN
Clinical Instructor; Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, 
  San Francisico, CA
Clinical Instructor; St. Francis Hospital Center, Department of Family Practice, Beech Grove, IN

University Faculty Appointments:
Adjunct Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine,
  Department of Biochemistry, Indianapolis, IN
Volunteer Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology,
  Indianapolis, IN

Hospital Staff History:
Letterman General Hospital, San Francisco, CA
University of California Hospitals (Clinics), San Francisco, CA
Johnson Memorial Hospital, Franklin, IN
Hendricks Regional Health, Danville, IN
St.Francis Hospital, Beech Grove, IN
St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
St. Vincent Women’s Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
Community Health Network, Community North, South, East Hospitals, Indianapolis, IN
Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN

Professional Societies:
Alpha Chi Sigma Professional Chemical Society
Alpha Epsilon Delta (Honorary)
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
American Academy of Dermatology
American Academy of Family Practice
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Chemical Society
American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American College of Cryosurgery
American Federation of Medical Research
American Medical Association
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
Association of Military Dermatologists
Indiana Academy of Dermatology
Indiana Academy of Family Practice
Indiana State Medical Association
Indiana University Alumni Association
Indiana University School of Medicine: Dean’s Council, Charter Member
Indiana University School of Medicine: Hackney-Norins Society
Indiana University School of Medicine: J.O. Ritchey Society
Indiana University Well House Society
Indianapolis Medical Society
International Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
International Society of Tropical Dermatology
Pan American Medical Association
Phi Chi Medical Fraternity
Phi Eta Sigma (Honorary) Fraternity
Sigma Pi Fraternity
Sigma Xi Research Society
Society of Investigative Dermatology
Wayne State University Alumni Association

Awards & Recognition:
Valedictorian Award, Cathedral High School, Indianapolis, IN
Indiana University Scholarship Award
Vincent LaPenta Science Award
Paul C. Schulte Scholarship Award
Lion’s Club Scholarship Award
Indiana University Orientation Leader Award
Indiana University Founder’s Day Scholarship Award
United States Army Commendation Award and Medal
Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association
Continuing Medical Education Award, American Academy of Dermatology
Continuing Medical Education Award, American Academy of Family Medicine
The Italian Heritage Society of IN, Indianapolis, IN: Past-President and Board Member, Italian-American of the
  Year Award
Letter of Recognition, Bart R. Peterson, Mayor of the City of Indianapolis
Letter of Recognition, Mitchell Elias "Mitch" Daniels, Jr., Governor of the State of Indiana

Medical Licenses:
State of Indiana Medical License
State of California Medical License

Specialization:
Dermatology, Board Eligible, American Board of Dermatology
Family Medicine, Board Certified, Recertified Eligible, American Board of Family Medicine

Government Service:
United States Army Medical Corps, Rank of Captain
Honorable Discharge with Medal of Commendation Award

Community Service:
Sertoma Club, Indianapolis Chapter, Indianapolis, IN
Columbus‘92 Commission for the State of Indiana, Indianapolis, IN
Delegate to the Indiana State Medical Association

Invited Addresses:
Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN
7th District of Indiana Academy of Family Physicians, Indianapolis, IN
American Academyof Dermatology Annual Conventions
Indiana Lupus Foundation, Indianapolis, IN
St.Francis Hospital, Beech Grove, IN, Dept. of Family Practice
Howard Community Hospital, Kokomo, IN
Bartholomew County Hospital, Dept. of Family Practice, Columbus, IN
Ball Memorial Hospital, Dept. of Family Practice, Muncie, IN
Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
Indiana State Podiatry Association, Indianapolis, IN
Runners Forum, Indianapolis, IN
St.Francis Hospital, Beech Grove, IN, Dept. of Internal Medicine
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Senior Citizens Group, Indianapolis, IN
FCCLA State Leadership Conference, Indianapolis, IN

Publications:

1. Studies on the Metabolism of Citric Acid in Normal and Nephrectomized Rats; Doctoral Thesis.Wayne State University, Detroit, 1960

2. Metabolic Fate of Labeled Citric Acid: Cortese, T. A., Jr., and Kuyper, A. C.; Fed. Proc. 19, 354, April 1960

3. A Wet Combustion Method for C-14 Analysis: Kuyper, A. C., Cortese,T.A., Jr. and Aghdashi, M.: Annals Biochemistry,
    272-275, June 1964

4. Studies on Experimental Friction Blisters: Sulzberger, M. B.; Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Sams, W. M., Jr., and Wiley, H. S.;
    Acta Derma-Venereol. Sven Hollerstrom 65 years, 154-162, 1966

5. Studies on Blisters Produced by Friction. I. Results of Linear Rubbing and Twisting Technics: Sulzberger, M. B.,
    Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Fishman, L.; and Wiley, H. S.; J. Invest. Derm. 47, 456-465, 1966

6. Some Effects of DMSO on Human Skin In Vivo: Sulzberger, M. B.; Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Fishman, L.; and Wiley, H. S.:
    Annals N.Y. Academy of Science 141, 437- 450, March 1967

7. Studies on Blisters Produced by Friction. II. The Blister Fluid: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Sams,W. M., Jr.; and Sulzberger,
    M. B.; J. Invest. Derm. 50: 47-53, 1968

8. Friction Blisters: Clinical and Histological Investigations: Fukuyama, K. and Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Proc. XIII. Int. Cong.
    Derm. 1968

9. Friction Blisters Produced Under Controlled Conditions: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Griffin, T. B.; and Sulzberger, M. B.;
    Proc. XIII Int. Cong. Derm., 1968

10. Coffee Reaginic Human Sera Tested in Human Volunteers and Macaque Monkeys: Layton, L. L.; Panzini, R.; and
      Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Int. Arch. Allergy, 33: 417-427, 1968

11. Treatment of Friction Blisters. An Experimental Study: Cortese,T. A., Jr.; Fukuyama, K.; Epstein,W.; and
      Sulzberger, M. B.; Arch. Derm., 97: 717- 721, 1968

12. Observations on the Blister Base: Sulzberger, M. B.; and Cortese, T.A.,Jr.: Brit. J. Gen. Pract. 22: 249-250, 1968

13. Experimental Friction Blisters in Macaque Monkeys: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Griffin, T. B.; Layton, L. L.; and Hutsell, T. C.;
      J. Invest. Derm. 53: 172-177, 1969

14. Epidermal RNA, DNA and Protein Synthesis During Injury and Healing of Experimental Friction Blisters: An
      Auto-Radiographic Study: Epstein, W. L.; Fukuyama, K.; and Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Arch. Derm. 99: 94-106, 1969

15. In Vivo Observations of Skin Appendages in the Bat Wing: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; and Nicoll, P. A.; J. Invest. Derm.
      54:1-10, 1970

16. Complications of Ear Piercing: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; and Dickey, R. A.; AFP/GP 4: 66-72, 1971

17. DMSO in Dermatology: Cortese, T. A., Jr.; Dimethyl Sulfoxide, ed. S.W. Jacob, E. Rosenbaum, D. C.Wood, Vol. 1
      New York: Marcel Dekker. 479 pp., 1971

18. The Physiology of Skin: Nicoll, P. A. and Cortese, T.A., Jr.: Annual Rev. Physiol. 34: 177-203, 1972

 

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