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Anna de Benedetto, M.D.

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Appointment: (585) 275-7546

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Patient Care Setting

Dermatology

Biography

Dr. Anna De Benedetto is an Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Rochester Medical Center (Rochester, NY). After completing her medical school and dermatology residency in Italy, Dr. De Benedetto moved to the United States to continue her training in dermatology and pursue a career as a clinician scientist. Her research focuses mainly in the area of Atopic Dermatitis and investigating the cross-talk between skin barrier and immune system. Being able to translate clinical challenges to research questions and to bring it back to the patient is her major goal. Dr. De Benedetto is the Director of the dermatology clinical trial unit at the University of Rochester Medical Center, overseeing several cutting-edge trials with the goal of providing patients with therapeutic opportunities while continue to learn more about disease pathophysiology.
Dr. De Benedetto will be seeing patients at URMC - College Town, Dept. of Dermatology. In addition to general medical dermatology, Dr. De Benedetto sees adults and pediatric patients with Atopic Dermatitis (eczema).

Credentials

Education

2000
MD | Libera Universita Degli Studi G.D. Annunzio (Italy)

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2013 - 05/31/2014
Fellowship in Dermatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2006 - 06/30/2013
Fellowship in Dermatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

08/22/2003 - 01/31/2005
Residency in Dermatology at Johns Hopkins Hospital

08/01/2001 - 11/07/2005
Residency in Dermatology at University G. d'Annunzio

08/01/2000 - 08/01/2001
Internship in Dermatology at University G. d'Annunzio

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Awards

2019
Exemplary Teacher Award
Sponsor: College of Medicine, University of Florida
Location: Gainesville, FL

2018
Best poster within topic: new targets, systemic treatment and new treatments
Sponsor: International Society of Atopic Dermatitis

2013 - 2014
Research Grant (1st prize)
Sponsor: La Roche-Posay Foundation Award

2013
Trainee Retreat Travel Award
Sponsor: International Investigative Dermatology (IID)

2012
Medical Faculty Council University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Trainee Travel Award
Sponsor: URMC

2011
Young Fellow Collegiality Travel Awards
Sponsor: Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID)

2007 - 2009
Fellow-in-Training Travel Grants
Sponsor: American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology

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Publications

Journal Articles

7/19/2022
Oykhman P, Dookie J, Al-Rammahy H, de Benedetto A, Asiniwasis RN, LeBovidge J, Wang J, Ong PY, Lio P, Gutierrez A, Capozza K, Martin SA, Frazier W, Wheeler K, Boguniewicz M, Spergel JM, Greenhawt M, Silverberg JI, Schneider L, Chu DK. "Dietary Elimination for the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis." The journal of allergy and clinical immunology. In practice.. 2022 Jul 19; Epub 2022 Jul 19.

5/2022
Good AJ, Tucker DC, Rudnick EW, De Benedetto A. "Calcified Urachal Remnant in a Young Adult: An Unusual Case." Cutis.. 2022 May; 109(5):E30-E31.

3/30/2022
Bakaa L, Pernica JM, Couban RJ, Tackett KJ, Burkhart CN, Leins L, Smart J, Garcia-Romero MT, Elizalde-Jiménez IG, Herd M, Asiniwasis RN, Boguniewicz M, De Benedetto A, Chen L, Ellison K, Frazier W, Greenhawt M, Huynh J, LeBovidge J, Lind ML, Lio P, O'Brien M, Ong PY, Silverberg JI, Spergel JM, Wang J, Begolka WS, Schneider L, Chu DK. "Bleach baths for atopic dermatitis: A systematic review and meta-analysis including unpublished data, Bayesian interpretation, and GRADE." Annals of allergy, asthma & immunology : official publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology.. 2022 Mar 30; Epub 2022 Mar 30.

Books & Chapters

2008
Chapter Title: Update on the Management of Atopic Dermatitis
Book Title: Allergy Frontiers: Epigenetics to Future Perspectives
Author List: SF Ibrahim, A De Benedetto, LA Beck
Published By: Springer 2008 in Tokyo, Japan

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