Couple's affection, legacy in dermatology endure the test of time

March 1, 2010

She stands alone as having made her mark in dermatology. But the way E. Dorinda Shelley, M.D., tells it, hers is a story of a partnership with her beloved late husband, an icon in dermatology, Walter B. Shelley, M.D., Ph.D.

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Today, 13 years after retiring from dermatology practice and a year since her husband's death, Dr. Shelley tends to a 9.5-acre farm in a small town outside of Toledo, Ohio.

Also in 2009, she was made an honorary member of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD).