Mario Vaccaro, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Department of Clinical &
Experimental Medicine
Section of Dermatology
University of Messina
Policlinico Universitario “G.Martino”
Via Consolare Valeria
I-98125 Messina, Italy


Dr. Vaccaro graduated with first class honors in Medicine at University of Messina on 1991; he got the specialty in dermatovenereology on 1995. Moreover, he received the PhD degree in Morhological Sciences in 1998. He is Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Venereology of University of Messina (Italy) since 2002 (School of Medicine and Surgery, Resident School of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical Genetics, Urology, and PhD of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychopharmacology and Applications in Neurorehabilitation)

Research Interest

His research interests include: Psoriasis, autoimmune, inflammatory skin diseases, wound healing and wound repair agents, pediatric dermatology, dermoscopy and anti-ageing

Scientific Activities

• (1997) Received the Italian Society of Dermatology Award
• Referee of many international medical journal
• Responsible for in-patient and out-patient service, dermoscopy, and systemic treatments (including UV-Bnb therapy, laser therapy and biologics)


He is author of several articles and reviews on international journals and chapters in books in the field of dermatology and general medicine.