Dr. Stephen Tyring is a Clinical Professor in the Departments of Dermatology, Microbiology/Molecular Genetics and Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Tyring is former President of the Texas Dermatological Society (TDS) (2009-2010), and received the TDS Mentoring and Leadership Award (2014).

He is board certified by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and received the AAD Presidential Citation (2016). He is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and the American Federation for Clinical Research. Dr Tyring was an Assistant Editor for the J Am Acad Dermatol (2008 to 2018), and sits on several editorial boards as well as serves as a reviewer for a number of journals including the N Eng J Med, Lancet, JAMA/.JAMA Dermatol, .J Infect Dis & Ann Intern Med.

He has been principal investigator for over 300 successfully completed clinical trials, Dr. Tyring’s research interests include the therapy and prevention of various mucocutaneous diseases, especially those disorders with an infectious and/ or immunological basis.

Dr. Tyring is the author of over 800 journal articles and book chapters as well as ten books: “Interferon: Principals and Medical Applications”; “Human Papillomaviruses: Clinical and Scientific Advances”; “Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Viral Diseases”; “Antiviral Agents, Vaccines and Immunotherapies”; “Mucosal Immunology and Virology”; “Tropical Dermatology”; “Clinical and Basic Immunodermatology”; “Sexually Transmitted Infections, Herpesviridae & Human Papillomaviruses: Bench to Bedside”.

Dr. Tyring received his undergraduate degree from Indiana State University, his Master’s Degree from Abilene Christian University, his Medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch, his doctorate from Texas Tech University and his MBA from Rice University.