Dr. Elizabeth Alvarez Connelly, M.D. is a board-certified dermatologist who specializes in Pediatric Dermatology and Laser Surgery. She cares for all skin, hair and nail conditions affecting infants, children and teenagers.
Dr. Connelly has committed interests in Hemangiomas of Infancy, vascular malformations, eczema, inherited skin disorders, and pediatric dermatology laser and excisional surgery.
In 2005, Dr. Connelly joined the faculty at the University of Miami, where she served as an assistant professor and Co-director for the Division of Pediatric Dermatology for nearly 5 years. Currently, she continues her work at the University on Monday's serving as a voluntary associate clinical professor of Dermatology. She has authored numerous scientific articles and textbook chapters in pediatric dermatologic diseases. In addition, she has conducted clinical trials in the treatment of atopic dermatitis, acne, diaper dermatitis, hair loss and inherited skin diseases. Dr. Connelly’s love of public speaking and college team debate experience, is exemplified by her extensive list of speaking engagements at national and international Dermatology and Pediatric Conferences.
Dr. Connelly is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and the American Academy of Pediatrics. She also a member of several professional organizations including the Society for Pediatric Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the Women’s Dermatologic Society where she is currently serving as the Co-Chair for the Annual Meeting Committee 2009-2010.
Dr. Connelly was born and raised in Miami where she obtained her medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. She completed her Dermatology training at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, Minnesota followed by specialty training in Pediatric Dermatology at the University of California San Diego.
Dr. Connelly is an advisor for the Theraplex Company and a speaker for Hill Dermaceuticals.