Dermatology & Cutaneous Biology Residency

College

  • Center City Campus
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Degree Earned

  • Residency

Program Length

3 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

Prerequisites

MD

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Leadership

Name: Matthew Keller, MD
Position: Program Director

Leadership

Name: Sherry Yang, MD
Position: Assistant Program Director

Program Contact

Name: Lizzy Fleming
Position: Residency & Education Coordinator
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The Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College offers opportunities for training towards eligibility for the American Board of Dermatology. 

Application Information & Deadline

SEPTEMBER 15 - ERAS opens to accept applications
OCTOBER  31 -  Application deadline with supporting documents, including Letters of Recommendation (through ERAS only)
DECEMBER 14 - Interviews (You will only be contacted if granted an interview.)

Video Overview: Jefferson Dermatology Residency

Program Overview

The Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College offers opportunities for training towards eligibility for the American Board of Dermatology. Currently, four highly qualified applicants are selected for the first year position, based on scholarly and academic attributes.

The program is designed to provide the residents, during their three year stay at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and affiliated institutions, with comprehensive and quality training in varied aspects of dermatology. The areas covered include:

  • Clinical Dermatology
  • Cutaneous Surgery (including Mohs micrographic surgery and laser surgery)
  • Dermatopathology
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Cutaneous Immunology
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Cutaneous Biology

Residents are encouraged to participate in departmental research activities concentrating on molecular and cellular biology as they relate to cutaneous diseases.