Ben KaffenbergerDirector of Inpatient Consultation Services
Director of Teledermatology Outreach

Benjamin.Kaffenberger@osumc.edu

Education:

Residency program: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Integrated Dermatology Residency. 2014
MD: The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 2010
BS: University of Akron, Natural Sciences, Chemistry, 2006

Honors:
  • OSU Community Service Excellence Award, 2007 
  • OSUCOM Outstanding Academic Merit Scholarship, 2007-2010 
  • Mildred Horton Ansel Scholarship for Academic Achievement 
  • The Clinical Excellence Award Winner for the OSUCOM Class of 2010 for the highest clinical grades. 
  • OSUMC Dept. of Internal Medicine Intern Teaching Excellence Award, 2010-2011
  • OSUMC Division of Dermatology Chief Resident, 2013-2014
  • Outstanding Achievement in Patient Service 2014 for satisfaction greater than the 90th percentile nationally, 2013-2014
  • 2015 Mikhail Novikov Faculty of the Year Award from OSUWMC Department of Family Medicine 
  • Outstanding Achievement in Patient Service 2016 for patient satisfaction greater than the 90th percentile nationally, 2015-16
  • Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing (top 10% of reviewers) JAAD, 2016
  • Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing (top 10% of reviewers) JAAD Case Reports, 2016
  • American Academy of Dermatology Academic Dermatology Leadership Program, 2017
  • Outstanding Achievement in Patient Service 2017 for patient satisfaction greater than the 90th percentile nationally, 2016-17

Professional activities:
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • Landacre Honor Society
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Ohio Dermatology Association
  • Medical Dermatology Society
  • Society of Dermatology Hospitalists
  • Association of Professors of Dermatology

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