Faculty Profile

Adena Hartstein (Rosenblatt)
Section of Dermatology
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Rosenblatt is a fellowship-trained Pediatric Dermatologist with expertise in the diagnosis and management of childhood skin disease and is beginning clinical trials within the field of Pediatric Dermatology at the University of Chicago. She has a particular interest in quality improvement and patient access to care. She is looking at innovative ways to use information technology and teledermatology to enhance patient care. Dr. Rosenblatt is also an educator and is dedicated to teaching students, primary care physicians as well as her patients and families about childhood skin conditions.

Clinical Interests

Pediatric dermatology,vascular skin lesions,pigmentary disorders,inflammatory and autoimmune skin conditions,pediatric dermatologic surgery,dermatologic laser, nail and hair conditions,phototherapy,genetic and congenital skin disorders


  • Rosenblatt AE, Stein SL. 2015. Cutaneous reactions to vaccinations. Clin Dermatol. 33(3): 327-32.
  • Rosenblatt AE, Stein SL. 2015. Cutaneous reactions to vaccinations. Clin Dermatol. 33(3): 327-32.
  • Rosenblatt AE, Burnstein KL. 2009. Inhibition of androgen receptor activity as a novel mechanism of action of arsenic. Molecular Endocrinology. 23(3): 412-21
  • Rosenblatt AE, Mathes EF, Rosbe KW. 2012. Infantile hemangiomas: from pathogenesis to clinical features. Research and Reports in Neonatology. 2012(2): 55-64.
  • Rosenblatt AE, Garcia MI, Lyons L, Xie Y, Maiorino C, Desire L, Slingerland J, Burnstein KL. 2011. Inhibition of the Rho GTPase, Rac1, decreases estrogen receptor levels and is a novel therapeutic strategy in breast cancer. Endocrine Related Cancer. 18(2): 207-19.
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  • BS, 2003, University of Michigan , Biopsychology and Cognitive Sciences
  • MD, 2011, University of Miami, Medicine
  • PhD, 2011, University of Miami, Medicine
  • Residency, 2015, University of Chicago, Dermatology
  • Fellowship, 2016, Lurie's Children Hospital , Pediatric Dermatology