Timothy M. Johnson, MD Retires from U-M

October 8, 2020  //  FOUND IN: Accolades and Milestones

Many congratulations to Timothy M. Johnson, M.D. on his retirement from the University of Michigan on September 30, 2020. In recognition of his many contributions to the University of Michigan, Dr. Johnson has been named Emeritus Professor of Dermatology, Otolaryngology and Surgery.

A fellowship trained Mohs micrographic surgeon, Dr. Johnson joined the University of Michigan as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Otolaryngology and Surgery in 1990. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 1996 and to Professor in 2003.  Dr. Johnson held appointment as the William B. Taylor Collegiate Professor of Dermatology from 1999 to 2005 and as the Lewis and Lillian Becker Professor of Dermatology from 2005 until his retirement.

During his more than 30 years at Michigan Medicine, Dr. Johnson served in numerous leadership positions, including as Director of the Division of Cutaneous Surgery and Oncology and Director of the Multidisciplinary Melanoma Program (1990-2016) and as the U-M Medical School Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs and the Executive Director of the University of Michigan Medical Group (2017-2018).

Dr. Johnson established Michigan Medicine’s world-class interdisciplinary skin cancer program, which has fostered pioneering discovery, exceptional scholarship, and improved treatment for patients with skin cancer. In addition, he has been an invaluable educator and mentor to countless residents, fellows, medical students, and faculty at Michigan Medicine and throughout the nation.

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Timothy Johnson on his retirement and wishing him the very best in the next steps of his journey.

Website: https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/dermatology/news/archive/202009/dr-timothy-johnson-retires-u-m-dermatology