Beth Ann Drolet ,MD, is a Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics and Interim Chair of the Department of Dermatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She is a board certified dermatologist, and a fellowship trained pediatric dermatologist. Her pediatric dermatology clinical practice has been with Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin since 1995, where she is currently both the Chief Experience Officer and Medical Director of Birthmarks and Vascular Anomalies. Dr. Drolet is a graduate of Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and completed her Residency as well as a Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
Dr. Drolet has a special interest in birthmarks and infantile hemangiomas and has created a collaborative research team to improve management of infants with hemangiomas and vascular anomalies. Her team has led several national initiatives to better define high risk vascular lesions and determine the best and safest treatment plans for these conditions. In 2004, she established the Birthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Center at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. This unique interdisciplinary team includes nine pediatric specialties which provide comprehensive care for over fifteen hundred patients with rare, complex, and multi-system vascular anomalies. In Dr. Drolet’s new capacity as Chief Experience Officer within Children’s Hospital, she will provide: leadership, coaching and support for activities related to patient and family experience; including the development of skills and resources needed by all employees and providers to improve the Children’s Hospital experience.