Kaffenberger_Jessica_460x460Director of Medical Student Education in Dermatology
Program Director for Medical Dermatology Research Fellowship

OSU Dermatology East
540 Officenter Place, Suite 240
Columbus, OH 43230

Phone: 614-293-1707
Fax: 614-293-1716


Residency program: Penn State Dermatology, Hershey, PA, 2014
Intern: Drexel College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 2011
MD: Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, 2010
BA: Williams College, Williamstown, MA, English, 2005 Institute for European Studies, Freiburg, Germany, 2003


  • American Academy of Dermatology Leadership Forum participant, 2017
  • Mentorship program for Journal of American Academy of Dermatology, Mentor: David Fiorentino, 2015-2016
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Grant, Mentor: Dr. Timothy Patton in immunobullous disease, 2014
  • Postbaccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award for study at the National Institutes of Health, 2010-2011
  • Alumni Scholarship, Penn State College of Medicine, 2008-2010
  • Academic All American, 2003-2004

Professional Activities

  • National Psoriasis Foundation, 2015-present
  • Ohio Dermatological Association, 2014-present
  • American Academy of Dermatology, 2011-present
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society, 2013-present
  • Medical Dermatology Society, 2011-2014
  • American Medical Association, 2006-2014


  • State Medical Board of Ohio License Number 35.123270 
  • Board certified by American Board of Dermatology July 2014

Clinical profile