Skin & Allergy News is pleased to introduce Dr. Jeffrey Allen Vallee Benabio, who has joined our Editorial Advisory Board.
Dr. Benabio is a partner physician in the department of dermatology of the Southern California Permanente Group in San Diego and a Volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of California, San Diego. He has published numerous scientific articles on a variety of dermatologic subjects and is a member and fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the Telemedicine Association and the American Medical Association, among others. He is board certified in dermatology as well as medicine and surgery in the state of California.
Dr. Benabio has a special interest in the uses of social media for education and building dermatology practice. He is the founder of The Derm Blog, an educational Web site which has had over 2 million unique visitors. Dr. Benabio is also a founding member and the skin care expert for Livestrong.com, a health and wellness Web site of Lance Armstrong’s the Livestrong Foundation. Dr. Benabio is @Dermdoc on Twitter.