Faculty Profile

Nathan Olson
Section of Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730

Academic Interests

Dr. Olson is interested in medical education utilizing team-based in-situ simulations as well as how non-cognitive traits effect physician training and education. In addition, he is interested in exploring ways to integrate evidence-based principles of mastery learning into undergraduate and graduate medical education.

Clinical Interests



  • Maloney C, Blickenstaff N, Kugasia A, Buford LB, Hoffman MD. 2018. Vulvovaginal Pyoderma Gangrenosum in Association with Rituximab. JAAD Case Rep 4, 907-909.
  • Hoffman MD. 2013. Atypical Ulcers. Dermatol Ther 26, 222-235.
  • Nesterovitch AB, Hoffman MD, Simon M, Petukhov PA, Tharp MD, Glant TT. 2011. Mutations in the PSTPIP1 gene and aberrant splicing variants in patients with pyoderma gangrenosum. Clin Exp Dermatol 36, 889-895.
  • Hoffman MD. 2007. Inflammatory ulcers. Clin Dermatol 25: 131-138.
  • Hoffman MD. 2005. Pyoderma gangrenosum. In Falabella AF, Kirsner RS, eds. Wound Healing. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis :239-251.


  • BS, 2004, University of California, San Diego, Microbiology
  • MD, 2010, Drexel University College of Mediicne,
  • Residency, 2014, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Emergency Medicine
  • MAEd, 2018, Central Michigan University, Education