Anna De Benedetto

Anna De Benedetto, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

Department: MD-DERMATOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 594-1916

About Anna De Benedetto

Dr. Anna De Benedetto is an Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of Florida. After completing 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 mainly focuses in the area of Atopic Dermatitis and investigating the cross-talk between skin barrier and immune system. Dr. De Benedetto will be seeing patients at UF Health Dermatology – Springhill.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Dermatology
Areas of Interest
  • Acne
  • Aging changes in skin
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Candida infection of the skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Cryotherapy for the skin
  • Dermatitis herpetiformis
  • Impetigo
  • Keloids
  • Lichen planus
  • Melanoma
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Psoriasis
  • Rashes
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Shingles
  • Squamous cell skin cancer
  • Tardive dyskinesia
  • Vitiligo

Research Profile

Director of Dermatology Clinical Trial Unit.

Basic science: investigating regulation of skin barrier function/composition and role in atopic dermatitis

Grants

Jul 2020 ACTIVE
Role of JAK-1 dependent cytokines and the JAK/STAT pathway in skin barrier defects observed in Atopic Dermatitis
PFIZER INC · Principal Investigator
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
The Relationship between the Cutaneous Microbiome and Skin Barrier in Infantile Atopic Dermatitis
PEDIATRIC DERMATOLOGY RES ALLIANCE ·
Dec 2018 – Dec 2019
Access to Archived and De-identified FFPE skin biopsies from Chronic Pruritic Skin Diseases
KINIKSA PHARMACEUTICALS · Principal Investigator
Apr 2018 ACTIVE
Effect of Dupilumab (anti-IL4Ra) on the Host-Microbe Interface in Atopic Dermatitis
NATIONAL JEWISH HEALTH · Principal Investigator
Aug 2015 ACTIVE
CTSI Institutional Support
UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS · Project Manager

Education

Fellowship – Dermatology
2015 · Medical Dermatology
Fellowship – Dermatology
2005 · Johns Hopkins University
Residency – Dermatology
2005 · University F. D'Annunzio
Medical Degree
2000 · Universita Degli Studi'g D'Annunzio Chieti-Pescara

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 594-1916