John B. Fournier, MD

Instructor, Dermatology

John Fournier
Roger Williams Medical Center


John B. Fournier, M.D. is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a Fellow of the American Acne and Rosacea Society. Dr. Fournier also works as an academic dermatologist in his hospital-based practice, where he teaches dermatology fellows and residents. He has been an invited speaker for the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA), and is a frequent presenter at national conferences (including giving multiple presentations in recent years at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology).

He has recently been appointed to a three-year term on the editorial board of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports. During his residency training, Dr. Fournier was selected to be a Chief Resident of dermatology. Dr. Fournier continues to teach dermatology fellows and dermatology residents in his hospital-based practice, though his Newton outpatient private practice clinic does not have dermatology fellows or residents in the clinic.

Other Positions

  • Roger Williams Medical Center


  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, MD
  • College of the Holy Cross, BA


  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Cossman JP, Fournier JB. Frequency of Syphilis Diagnoses by Dermatologists. JAMA Dermatol. 2017 07 01; 153(7):718-719. PMID: 28467547.

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  • Published on 2/21/2017

    Lefkowitz EG, Cossman JP, Fournier JB. A Case Report of Cushing's Disease Presenting as Hair Loss. Case Rep Dermatol. 2017 Jan-Apr; 9(1):45-50. PMID: 28413388.

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  • Published on 7/25/2016

    Hauser N, Arzomand Z, Fournier J, Breen C, Jamali L, Cossman J, Tandon R. A case of African tick-bite fever in a returning traveler. IDCases. 2016; 5:78-9. PMID: 27516971.

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  • Published on 4/13/2016

    Fournier JB, Dabiri G, Thomas V, Skowron G, Carson P, Falanga V. Serratia marcescens Bullous Cellulitis in a Splenectomized Patient: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Int J Low Extrem Wounds. 2016 Jun; 15(2):161-8. PMID: 27079487.

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  • Published on 3/27/2016

    Min MS, Fischer R, Fournier JB. Unilateral Erythema Nodosum following Norethindrone Acetate, Ethinyl Estradiol, and Ferrous Fumarate Combination Therapy. Case Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2016; 2016:5726416. PMID: 27110414.

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  • Published on 8/25/2015

    Fournier JB. Resolution of autoimmune progesterone dermatitis after treatment with oral contraceptives. JAAD Case Rep. 2015 Sep; 1(5):319-20. PMID: 27051766.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/2/2015

    Fournier JB, Knox K, Harris M, Newstein M. Family Outbreaks of Nontyphoidal Salmonellosis following a Meal of Guinea Pigs. Case Rep Infect Dis. 2015; 2015:864640. PMID: 25821613.

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  • Published on 10/15/2014

    Fournier JB, Cummings F, Cannella J, Breen C, Zhou L, Iwamoto S. Drug-associated skin lesions in a patient with myelofibrosis receiving ruxolitinib. Dermatol Online J. 2014; 20(10). PMID: 25526003.

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  • Published on 10/15/2009

    Feramisco JD, Fournier JB, Zedek DC, Venna SS. Eruptive angiokeratomas on the glans penis. Dermatol Online J. 2009; 15(10):14. PMID: 19951632.

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  • Published on 7/1/2007

    Bouchard JL, Aurigemma GP, Goldberg RJ, Fournier JB, Vinch CS, Hill JC, Ennis CA, Tighe DA, Meyer TE. Heart failure in the "oldest old": clinical and echocardiographic insights. Am J Geriatr Cardiol. 2007 Jul-Aug; 16(4):236-42. PMID: 17617750.

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