About the Author - Dr. Jason Rivers

Dr. Jason Rivers

Dr. Jason Rivers practices medical and cosmetic dermatology at Pacific Derm in Vancouver, BC. He is the developer and founder of Riversol Skin Care. He is a clinical professor of dermatology and a past director of the dermatology residency training program at the University of British Columbia. Over his 30+ year career as a dermatologist, he has published over 170 articles on skin health and dermatology.

Dr. Rivers’ dedication to excellence in patient care and clinical skills has earned him recognition by being the recipient of Canada’s “Best Doctors” award for a number of years. He is the past president of the Canadian Dermatology Association and president of the Acne and Rosacea Society of Canada.

Dr. Rivers is the Past President of the Canada Dermatological Association (CDA) Board Certified 

1990 - Professor of Dermatology, University of British Columbia
2002 - Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Riversol Skin Care Solutions Inc.
2007 - Medical Director and Founder, Pacific Derm
2007 - Clinical Professor, The University of British Columbia
2017 - Founder and Medical Director, Pacific Derm

Articles by Dr. Jason Rivers

Rosacea Treatment: The Complete Guide
How to treat an uneven skin tone and dark spots

Primary research by Dr. Jason Rivers

Asai Y, Tan J, Baibergenova A, Barankin B, Cochrane CL, Humphrey S, Lynde CW, Marcoux D, Poulin Y, Rivers JK, Sapijaszko M, Sibbald RG, Toole J, Ulmer M, Zip C. Canadian Clinical Practice Guidelines for Rosacea J Cutan Med Surg. 2016 Sep;20(5):432-45.
Mistry N, Abanto Z, Bajdik C, Rivers JK. Demographic and tumor characteristics of patients diagnosed with nonmelanoma skin cancer: 13-year retrospective study J Cutan Med Surg. 2012 Jan;16(1):32-8
de Gannes GC, Ip JL, Martinka M, Crawford RI, Rivers JK. Early detection skin cancer by family physicians: a pilot project J Cutan Med Surg. 2004 Mar;8(2):103-9.
Rivers J. Why psychodermatology is gaining ground J Cutan Med Surg. 2013 Jan;17(1):1-4.
Rivers J. Skin inflammation and cardiovascular health J Cutan Med Surg. 2012 Sep;16(5):291-4.
Rivers JK. Melanoma. Lancet. 1996 Mar 23;347(9004):803-6.

Find more primary research by Dr. Rivers at the National Library of Medicine (PubMed)

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