• Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology, University of North Carolina,
    Chapel Hill, N.C. 1990-Present

  • Chief of Dermatology, Carolinas Medical Center, 1990-Present


College and medical school at Wake Forest University

Board Certified

  • Dermatology

  • Internal Medicine

  • Pediatrics


  • North American Chapter of the International Society of Vulvovaginal Disease, Secretary-General.

  • International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease: Past President, Past Secretary General.

Investigational Studies

Approximately 55 clinical trials. Areas of study have been biological response modifiers, both immune enhancers (the interferons, imiquimod, resiquimod) and immune-suppressants (efalizumab, etanercept, etc), as well as observational studies on vulvar diseases including vulvodynia, desquamative inflammatory vaginitis, lichen sclerosus, lichen planus.



  • Lynch PJ, Edwards L: Genital Dermatology. Churchill-Livingstone, Inc. , New York, 1994.

  • Edwards L: Dermatology in Emergency Care. Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1997.

  • Edwards L, ed: Atlas of Genital Dermatology. Lippincott/Williams and Wilkins, 2004, First and Second Edition.

  • Black M, Edwards L, Lynch PJ: Obstetric and Gynecologic Dermatology, 3rd ed. Elsevier, August, 2008

-  Journal Issues/Monographs (2)
-  Book Chapters (20)
-  Journals articles (greater than 50)
-  Authored teaching slide set:
           Genital Dermatology for American Academy of Dermatology, 2004

Named To:

  • Best Physicians in America, all editions

  • Best Physicians in the South and Southeast, all editions

  • Who's Who in America

  • Who's Who in the World

  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest

  • Who's Who of American Women

  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare

  • Who’s Who in Science and Engineering

Mentor of the Year of the Women’s Dermatologic Society, 2007

Outstanding Speaker of the Year - American College of Emergency Physicians, 1994-5

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Libby Edwards, MD

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