The American Academy of Dermatology has made Dr. Robins an honorary fellow for outstanding contributions in dermatology, and on behalf of The Skin Cancer Foundation, he has received its Award for Excellence in Education, 14 Gold Triangle Awards for Excellence in Community Education, and a Presidential Citation. He has been honored as a distinguished member of both the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and was awarded a Presidential Citation by the International Society of Dermatologic Surgery. The impact of Dr. Robins’ work is far-reaching, and over a dozen international dermatologic societies have presented him with honorary memberships.
Dr. Robins has published over sixty articles in leading medical journals and is the founder of the Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. He has authored five books for the general public: Sun Sense: a Guide to the Prevention and Early Detection of Skin Cancer, Understanding Melanoma: What You Need To Know with Maritza Perez, MD, Understanding Basal Cell Carcinoma: What You Need to Know, Understanding Squamous Cell Carcinoma: What You Need to Know, and Play it Safe in the Sun, an illustrated book for children. Dr. Robins is known internationally for the advancement of his specialty, his commitment to his patients, and his contributions to education.