Born to Nicholas Anthony Soter and Mildred Elizabeth Soter in Niagara Falls, NY.
Earns a Bachelor of Arts from Texas Christian University.
Obtains a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center; Is an intern at Boston City Hospital until 1966.
Is a resident and assistant instructor in dermatology at the Baylor College of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals until 1968.
Is an assistant resident in dermatology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and a teaching fellow at Harvard Medical School until 1969.
Serves in the U.S. Army as a captain on the Ryukyu Islands in Japan and as a major at Fort Sam in Texas through 1971.
Is a research fellow in immunology and an instructor, assistant and associate prof. of dermatology at Harvard Medical School until 1983.
Is a physician at Robert B. Brigham Hospital until 1982.
Serves Brigham and Women’s Hospital as a rheumatologist, immunologist and physician of dermatology until 1983.
Is a prof. of dermatology at the New York University School of Medicine and an attending physician at Tisch Hospital, continuing in the roles.
Is the medical director of the Skin and Cancer Pavilion at Tisch Hospital until 2020.
Is chairman of the Section of Dermatology and Syphilology of the New York Academy of Medicine.
Is president of the New York Dermatological Society until 1997.
Serves as vice president of the Society for Investigative Dermatology
Receives a Lifetime Teaching Award from the New York University Dermatology Residents.
Is president of the Dermatologic Society of Greater New York until 2000.
Is interim chair of the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology at the NYU School of Medicine until 2006.
Receives a Lifetime Achievement Award from the New York University Dermatology Residents.
Serves as president of the American Dermatological Association.
Receives the Resident Advocate Award of the Year from the New York University Dermatology Residents.