Dr. Anna López Ferrer is Dermatologist and has a PhD in Biochemistry. She is currently working in the Department of Dermatology at the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau in Barcelona. Dr. López is an Associate Professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Teaching Tutor of her Service, as well as part of the current Board of Directors of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. In June 2012, together with the Department of Rheumatology, she set up a joint clinic to work with patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Her main interest is focused on the early diagnosis of psoriatic arthritis in patients with psoriasis and the optimization of the treatment of these patients. In addition, she is an expert in Mohs surgery. Dr. López Ferrer is a member of the Spanish Society of Dermatology (AEDV), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), the Group of Research of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (GRAPPA), and participates in the National Group of Psoriasis and Dermatological Surgery Group (GEDOC) of the AEDV. She is the author or co-author of several articles registered in the Medline database and has participated in multiple national and international psoriasis therapeutic trials.
Areas of Interest
Psoriasis and the main comorbidities associated; psoriatic arthritis; biologics
Involvement with Other Organization(s)
I am directly involved with the most important psoriasis patient association, Acción Psoriasis, with whom I have worked closely for the last decade. I have been consulted as an expert for preparing positioning reports of biological drugs after approval by the regulatory bodies in the region where I work.