Henry K. Wong, M.D., Ph.D., is Professor and Chairman of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Department of Dermatology.  Dr. Wong comes to UAMS from Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, where he was director of immunodermatology and co-director of a multi-disciplinary cutaneous lymphoma clinic at the James Cancer Hospital and Comprehensive Cancer Center.  He was also director of the psoriasis clinic, dermatology clinical trials, and the medical dermatology research fellowship at Ohio State.  He is nationally known for his expertise on cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

Dr. Wong received his medical and doctoral degrees in biochemistry at New York University School of Medicine and the Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences in New York, NY.  He was an intern at Barnes Hospital and the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.  Dr. Wong completed his residency in dermatology at Bellevue Hospital and New York University and was a visiting research fellow in immunology at the Cornell University School of Medicine.

Wong has been chair of the Biomarker Committee of the U.S. Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium since 2010, and became a member of the Clinical Guideline Committee of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2014.  Since 2009, Dr. Wong has been recognized as one of the Best Doctors in Dermatology.

Dr. Wong previously held faculty, research, and clinical positions at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., as well as the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit.