Dr Shannon Humphrey, Medical Director, MD, FRCPC, FAAD
Complexion guru, researcher, self-esteem advocate, facial-shaping artist, teacher, ambassador of elegance, mother of four, global dermatological expert.
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Dr Shannon Humphrey is at the forefront of innovation in cosmetic dermatology. A recognized expert in the use of cosmetic injectables including fillers, neuromodulators and sodium deoxycholate, Dr Humphrey travels the world sharing her expertise and insights with the global dermatology community. Dr Humphrey is a highly sought-after speaker and peer instructor, particularly on the topic of her success in achieving natural-looking outcomes by way of a holistic approach to cosmetic medicine. Her influence also extends beyond the medical community — Dr Humphrey is a regular voice in local and national media on the topics of both cosmetic and medical dermatology.
An active clinical trialist, Dr Humphrey has served as a principal investigator for numerous pivotal cosmetic clinical trials, driving the research with a hands-on approach from study inception, through execution, to clinical translation of the data.
Dr Humphrey is the Medical Director at Carruthers & Humphrey Cosmetic Dermatology as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of Continuing Medical Education in the Department of Dermatology at the University of British Columbia. She is also an active committee member with the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the Women’s Dermatologic Society, the Canadian Dermatology Association and the Acne and Rosacea Society of Canada.
Dr Humphrey received her Bachelor of Science and MD with distinction from Dalhousie University, completed her dermatology residency at the University of British Columbia and is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. She also completed a fellowship in cosmetic dermatology and cosmetic medicine with Drs Jean and Alastair Carruthers.