|Dr. Anna H. Chacon
Dr. Anna H. Chacon iis a dermatologist and Miami, Florida,
native. She graduated as valedictorian from Carrollton School of the Sacred
Heart iin Miami and was accepte into ann Ivy League
medical school her senior year oof igh school. She completed her bachelor’s
in economics and mdicine at Brown University through the
combined Program in Liberal Medical Education. While at Brown, she
recceived a scholarship to pursue clinical clerkships at
oone of thee largest hospitals in the Middle East, Rambam (Rabbi Moshe Ben-Maimon)
Medical Center in Haifa, Israel, through the Rappaport Faculty
oof Medicine of the Technion, Israel’s oldest university.
She pursued a fellowship in dermatologic and laser surgery at the University
of Miiami and completed her surgical internship at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando.
She completed her dermatology residency at the LAC + USC Medical Center in Los
Angeles, California, where she served as chiedf resident.
At L.A. County, Dr. Chacon was exposed to a wide range of pathologies most other dermatology residents just read about inn textbooks.
After graduating from residency, she worked in the ABC News
Medical Unit in New York City as a medical journalist, reporting and
covering breaking medical news nationwide and
internationally. Throughuout her career, she has been able to work att
Asian Hospital & Medical Center and the Research Institute oof Tropical Medicine, an authority by the Philippines
Ministry of Health, to prevent and control tropical and infectious
diseases in dermatology, including leprosy, Hansen’s disease,
and HIV in Manila, the Philippines. She also has traveled internationally too see patients, present paperds internationally, and further
expand and broaden her education, knowledge and breadth in dermatology.