Dr. Day is a highly respected and sought-after media personality in the area of cosmetic dermatology. She also lectures regularly nationally and internationally both to her peers and to the public on cosmetic techniques. She has written and spoken extensively in this area and is a frequent guest expert for Good Morning America and The View, and has had several appearances on 20/20 including a Barbara Walters Special on rejuvenation, CNN, the Today Show, The Rachael Ray Show, The Katie Couric Show, Bethenny, and other television, news and internet events, and is frequently quoted in major women’s magazines including InStyle, Allure, Vogue, Glamour, W, and Cosmopolitan.
Dr. Day is a member of many relevant national and international organizations including the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, Women’s dermatologic society, NY State Dermatology Society, New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society and is a recent inductee into the American Honors Society of Dental and Facial Aesthetics. She has also served on medical advisory boards and training panels for Allergan, Valeant, Galderma, Merz and others and she teaches other physicians the art and techniques of soft tissue fillers, laser treatments and facial rejuvenation.
She is author of two books, Forget the Facelift: Turn Back the Clock with Dr. Day’s Revolutionary Four-Step Program for Ageless Skin(Avery/Penguin Publishers), and 100 Questions and Answers about Acne (Jones and Bartle Publishers) and she has completed a clinical monograph titled Understanding Hyperpigmentation. She is also a freelance journalist for several medical and other scientific and internet publications, and is a talk show host for Doctor Radio, on SiriusXM 81, with her own bi-monthly two hour live dermatology call-in radio show, which won the American Academy of Dermatology 2010 Golden Triangle Award for Media Excellence. She is listed in the Doctors Who’s Who, and has won awards for her work in laser research.
After graduating from Columbia University with a degree in English, she completed her masters in journalism and science writing at New York University and earned her MD at Downstate Medical School in New York. She completed her residency in dermatology at Cornell University College of Medicine with the title of Chief Resident. She is a devoted wife and mother of two college children, loves traveling, reading and spending time with her family.
Medical – SUNY DOWNSTATE College of Medicine
School Brooklyn, New York: M.D.
Graduate – NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
School Science and Environmental Reporting Program New York, New York: M.A. Journalism Certificate: Science Writing
College – BARNARD COLLEGE
New York, New York B.A. ENGLISH
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery Journal committee
Educational Task Force
American Academy of Dermatology Media Committee
Women’s Dermatologic Society Media Committee
Journal of Drugs in Dermatology Editorial Board
New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery *Journal Committee
American Academy of Dermatology * Media Committee; *Educational Task Force
International Academy for Dental- Facial Esthetics
Women’s Dermatologic Society *Mentor for Dermatology Residents
New York State Dermatology Society
Skin cancer Foundation *Leadership Society