Dr. Cotliar received his medical degree from the University of Kentucky in 1999. After his internship at Loyola University, he completed his training in both Internal Medicine (2003) and Dermatology (2004) at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, receiving board certification in both specialties. He also served as Chief Resident in Dermatology at UCLA in 2003-04. Following his dermatology residency, Dr. Cotliar joined the full-time faculty at UCLA, serving as Director of Inpatient Dermatology Services as well as Associate Residency Program Director. Dr. Cotliar has a special interest in the cutaneous complications of cancer therapy and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.