Lisa A. Beck, M.D.

Lisa A. Beck, M.D.

Contact Information

University Dermatology Associates
400 Red Creek Drive, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 275-7546
Appointment: (585) 487-1400

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  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Beck brings more than 20 years' experience to the treatment of atopic dermatitis and eczema. She is currently involved in an NIH-funded study to determine why certain patients are susceptible to the herpes simplex and Staphylococcus aureus viruses. Dr. Beck received her undergraduate degree from Mount Holyoke College and her medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.

Awards & Honors (National)

Physician-Scientist Award | National Institute of Health 1994
Research Award | Dermatology Foundation 1994

Awards & Honors (Local)

Dermatology Faculty Teaching Award | University of Rochester Medical Center 2008
Mentor for NEASE Skin Research Grant Recipient | NEASE 2007
Mentor for AAAAI Summer Research Grant Recipient | AAAAI 2007
Mentor for Astellas Skin Research Grant Recipient | Astellas 2006
Mentor for Fujisawa AAAAI Research Grant Recipient | Fujisawa 2005
Mentor for Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship Recipient | Howard Hughes 1997
Teaching Appreciation Award | Johns Hopkins University | Dermatology Department 1992
Internal Medicine Teaching Award | Francis Scott Key Medical Center 1992

Patents

Reduced Expression of Epidermal Claudin-1 Predisposes to Atopic Dermatitis (and other allergic disorders), Disseminated Cutaneous Viral Infections Such As Herpes Simplex and Other Skin Diseases Such as Psoriasis

United States Serial NO.: 13/576,959
Filed Date: February 7, 2011
Title: Methods of Using Agents That Modulate Claudin Expression
Invented by: Lisa Beck, Anna De Benedetto
Reduced Expression of Epidermal Claudin-1 Predisposes to Atopic Dermatitis (and other allergic disorders), Disseminated Cutaneous Viral Infections Such As Herpes Simplex and Other Skin Diseases Such as Psoriasis

United States Serial NO.: 13/576,968
Filed Date: February 8, 2011
Title: Methods of Using Agents That Modulate Claudin Expresssion
Invented by: Lisa Beck, Anna De Benedetto
Methods of studying human and nonhuman epidermal (= skin epithelium) samples ex vivo

United States Serial NO.: 13/743,879
Filed Date: January 17, 2013
Title: System and Method for Studying Epidermis Samples Ex Vivo
Invented by: Lisa Beck, Anna De Benedetto

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Dermatology (SMD) - Primary
Professor - Department of Medicine, Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology (SMD)

Specialties

Dermatology - American Board of Dermatology

Education

MD | Medicine | Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine1985
BA | Chemistry | Mount Holyoke College1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Residency in Dermatology at Duke University Medical Center07/01/1987 - 07/31/1990
Residency in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1986 - 07/31/1987
Internship in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office06/27/1985 - 07/31/1986