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email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
|State||Research Fellowship||Fellowship Director||Position filled for 2023-2024||# of Years||Description||Requirements||Deadline||Number of Positions||Contact||Website||PGY-1 year required w/USMLE Step 3||MD Required||Paid?||Notes|
|AL||The University of Alabama at Birmingham||Tiffany Mayo, MD (Director), Ralee' Bunt (Manager)||Filled for 2023-2024, open for 2024-2025||2 years||The University of Alabama at Birmingham is offering a two-year clinical research fellowship beginning 7/1/2023 for U.S. medical school graduates who have completed a PGY-1 year that will provide clinical research training and experience in an active dermatology research unit. The research fellow will be sub-investigator on multiple clinical trials. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to, conducting medical assessments, venipuncture, administering investigational products, and working as a team with the study coordinators and other unit members. Clinical dermatology, resident lectures, and the opportunity to publish and present scholarly work will be integrated into the fellowship.||Personal Statement|
3 letters of recommendation (can be from ERAS application)
CV and ERAS application (if avaliable)
|AR||Research Fellowship in the Dr. Henry K. Wong CTCL Lab at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences||Henry K. Wong MD, PhD||Open for 2022-2023||1 year or more||Basic science research focusing on identifying novel genetic biomarkers for CTCL. In addition, you will have the opportunity to participate in dermatology clinic and collaborate on clinical research with other faculty members.||None||Rolling||1||Amanda Blagg, Email: AGBlagg@uams.edu|
|AZ||Dermatology Research Fellow||Dr. Aaron Mangold||1 more available||1||Focus is in clinical/translational research in rare inflammatory diseases and cutaneous malignancies. Techniques used by our multi-disciplinary research team include clinical data abstraction, histopathological analysis and whole slide imaging, bulk RNA sequencing, spatial RNA sequencing, single cell RNA sequencing, integrative genomics, and multi-modal machine learning. True bench to bedside research. Research fellows will work with a large team of researchers including- clinical research coordinators, biostatisticians, biostatical programmers, bioinformaticians, research technologists, and machine learning faculty.||All transcripts, letters of rec, and CV||ASAP||1||Emily Branch (Branch.Emily@mayo.edu)||No||No||Yes, $17.34/hour|
|CA||Clinical Research Fellowship at USC||April Armstrong, MD, MPH||Open for 2022-2023 and 2023-2024||1 year for med students||Dr. April Armstrong is the Associate Dean of Clinical Research and Professor of Dermatology at the University of Southern California (USC). Dr. Armstrong is also Vice Chair and Director of Clinical Trials and Outcomes Unit in the Dermatology department. We seek highly-motivated U.S. medical students to join our prolific clinical research team. The trainees will work in a scientifically rigorous environment learning the full spectrum of clinical research from dermatoepidemiology, health outcomes research, to trials. They will learn to design and carry out their own clinical research projects, participate in clinical trials, present at national dermatology meetings, and publish in scientific journals. The trainees will also participate in a weekly dermatology clinic and dermatology grand rounds.||1- Page Cover Letter stating why you are interested in this clinical research fellowship position and your career goals.|
Resume or CV (including USMLE scores)
Transcript (Unofficial transcript is okay) and MCAT score
|Rolling admission||Varies||Email all questions or application materials to Research Coordinator Gina Kostandy at email@example.com||https://armstronglab.usc.edu/trainee-opportunities/apply/||No||No||- Medical student fellows receive a nominal stipend to help cover parking, abstract submissions, publication fees, and conference attendance.|
|CA||Post-doctoral Fellow-Clinical Cutaneous Lymphoma Fellowship||Christiane Querfeld, MD, PhD||Open for 2021-2023||2 years||The Multidisciplinary Cutaneous Lymphoma Program at City of Hope (lead: Christiane Querfeld, MD, PhD) is offering a 2-year fellowship in cutaneous lymphoma. The position will provide a broad experience in patient care, clinical trials and various clinical research projects. The fellow will participate in a multidisciplinary team closely working with faculty and teams from pathology, radiation oncology, and hematology/hematopoietic cell transplantation. The fellow’s responsibilities will include updating and maintaining cutaneous lymphoma registries, recruiting patients for trials and registries, writing clinical protocols and pursuing clinical research projects that includes manuscript preparation. The cutaneous lymphoma fellow will attend the dermatology-dermatopathology conferences, journal clubs, and participate in the presentations for the Cutaneous Lymphoma Tumor board and other selected City of Hope conferences. The fellows will also have an opportunity to present their work at a national conference such as American Academy of Dermatology or Society for Investigative Dermatology.||USMLE transcripts (Steps 1, 2 CK, 2 CS and 3 if applicable)|
Medical school transcript
Three strong letters of recommendation
Ability to effectively work and collaborate in a research environment in order to successfully meet deadlines and perform and prioritize simultaneous tasks. Requires use of discretion and judgment when handling confidential information
Ability to design and execute research projects and present data in a cogent and meaningful manner.
Candidate be industrious, has sound technical skills and capable drafting grant proposals, research protocols and manuscripts.
Under minimal direction of the Principal Investigator, works and is responsible for the development and execution of major research project and collaboration with the other researchers
|Rolling||1||Caroline Bresee firstname.lastname@example.org||https://aa067.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/post-doctoral-fellow-clinical-cutaneous-lymphoma-fellowship-6188||USMLE transcripts (Steps 1, 2 CK, 2 CS and 3 if applicable)||Yes||Yes|
|CA||Moy-Fincher-Chipps Facial Plastics and Dermatology||Dr. Ronald Moy||TBD||~1 year (flexible)||Strong clinical component. You work as an MA in the morning, where you can recruit patients for clinical trials. You are in Mohs surgery every day often assisting Dr. Moy in the OR.||Send CV and Step 1 score when inquiring. No LOR required.||Rolling||1||Dr. Ron Moy email@example.com cc Justine Schneider current fellow at firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.rodeoderm.com/||No||No||Yes. You are paid for your time as a medical assistant in the mornings. Afternoon research is on your own time and is not paid.|
|CA||Virtual dermatology research volunteer opportunity at Dermatology Research and Education Foundation||Jashin J. Wu, M.D., F.A.A.D.||Open beginning in July 2023, 3 positions available||12 months||The research student will have the opportunity to work on retrospective cohort studies and review articles as first author. It is a major priority that the research student will author 30 publications, which each of the prior research students have accomplished.|
Two prior physician research fellows and 18 prior research students have matched into dermatology residency, 10 prior research students are currently in the application process, and 3 research students are currently in the research fellowship.
|Only students who will have completed the 3rd year of medical school by the start of the research position and will be taking a gap year are being considered at this time. Students who wish to do research while concurrently completing medical school coursework will not be considered. Unfortunately, IMGs are not eligible.|
Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV with USMLE board Step 1 score, and medical school transcript to email@example.com. Prior experience in statistics and/or in programming is a major plus and should be noted in the application! No letters of recommendation and no hard copies, please. Further info may be requested later.
|Dec 17, 2022, and applications will be reviewed starting December 18, 202, interviews will be Dec 18 until positions are filled and decisions will be released Dec 31 until positions are firstname.lastname@example.org||More info about the Dermatology Research and Education Foundation can be found at https://www.dermrefoundation.org||No||No||No|
|CA||UC-Irvine, Volunteer Hair Fellowship||Natasha Mesinkovska, MD, PhD||Open for 2023-2024||9-12 months|
4th year medical student or intern, paid by funding from grants typically (1 position), 2 positions for 3rd or 4th year medical students
|CV, step scores, cover letter |
Must have connection to Southern California
|CA||UC Irvine||Anand K. Ganesan, MD, PhD||TBD||July 2021||The Department of Dermatology at University of California, Irvine is currently seeking applicants for a Clinical Research Specialist at the Assistant level to begin July 2021. This is a 1+ year vitiligo research fellowship position under the direction of Anand K. Ganesan, MD, PhD.|
The Clinical Research Specialist will be involved as a Sub-Investigator in conducting industry-sponsored trials in vitiligo, coordinate a patient registry and repository for vitiligo patients, prepare IRB applications for investigator-initiated studies, and conduct investigator-initiated clinical trials and studies in vitiligo.
The specialist will be required to attend vitiligo clinics one day a week and to also assist with vitiligo-related procedures, including the Melanocyte Keratinocyte Transplant Procedure. The specialist is expected to attend weekly lab meetings in the Ganesan laboratory and contribute to translational research. Specifically, the candidate is expected to devote a significant amount of time to scholarly activities, which will include preparing manuscripts, mentoring residents, and mentoring medical students. Underrepresented minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
Candidates should possess a master’s degree.
Candidates hold an MD or MD/PhD (foreign or US trained) . Experience in Dermatology and caring for vitiligo patients is preferred. Ideal candidates would be eligible to apply for a California License.
Application Procedure: Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06652
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:
Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
Cover Letter (Optional)
Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
Statement of Research (Optional)
Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
3-5 References required (contact information only)
Misc / Additional (Optional)
|CA||University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles: For Physician Applicants||April Armstrong, MD, MPH||TBD||1-2 years for Physicians||Dr. April Armstrong is the Associate Dean and Professor of Dermatology at the University of Southern California (USC). Dr. Armstrong is also Vice Chair of Clinical Research and Director of Clinical Trials in the Dermatology department. We seek a physician to join our prolific clinical research team. This physician will work in a scientifically rigorous environment learning the full spectrum of clinical research from dermatoepidemiology, health outcomes research, to trials.The physician will help care for clinical trial patients and evaluate them for cutting-edge therapies in dermatology. The physician will also learn to design and carry out his or her own clinical research projects, present at national dermatology meetings, and publish in scientific journals. The physician will also participate in a weekly dermatology clinic and dermatology grand rounds.||MD or DO with full California License, or, 3 or more years of ACGME training to be eligible for California license before the start of fellowship year. |
1- Page Cover Letter stating your interest in a training position and the time period for which you would like to join our team
Resume or CV (including Step 1-3 USMLE scores)
|Rolling admission||1||Email all questions or application materials to Research Coordinator Paula Hornstein at email@example.com||https://armstronglab.usc.edu/trainee-opportunities/apply/||MD or DO with full California License, or, 3 or more years of ACGME training to be eligible for California license before the start of fellowship year.||MD or DO with full California License, or, 3 or more years of ACGME training to be eligible for California license before the start of fellowship year.||Yes+benefits|
|CA||Skin of Color and Pigmentary Disorders Research Fellowship||Dr. Nada Elbuluk||Available for 2023-2024||1 year||Applications are now open for the USC SoC and Pigmentary Disorders Research Fellowship for the 2023-2024 academic year. This is a highly competitive fellowship position awarded to 1 enthusiastic and motivated U.S. medical student interested in pursuing a career in dermatology, often between their 3rd and 4th year. |
As a fellow, there will be many opportunities to participate in a variety of research projects and gain experience presenting at regional and national conferences. Research projects will focus on skin of color and pigmentary conditions including but not limited to vitiligo, melasma, and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.
|Applications are now being accepted on a rolling basis. Please send CV, medical school transcript, 1 letter of recommendation, and 1 page cover letter explaining your interest in this position to firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb 1st, 2023. Please also include if you have any sources of funding.||February 1, email@example.com|
|CA||UCSF Geriatric Dermatology Research and Clinical Student Fellowship||Daniel Butler, MD||TBD||1 year||This is a one year research position at UCSF for medical students between their third and fourth year of medical school. Students will spend time working with Dr. Daniel Butler at the Geriatric Dermatology clinic at the SFVA and conducting various projects related to aging skin.||Please send a statement of interest and your CV. No LOR required.||March 1, 2021||1||Name: Daniel Butler, MD|
|No||No||Research stipend provided|
|CA||UCSF Epidemiology of Inflammatory Skin Disease Fellowship||Katrina Abuabara, MD||Open for 2023-2024||1 year (Sep 2021-Jan 2022)||The goal of the Epidemiology of Inflammatory Skin Disease Fellowship at UCSF is to inspire and prepare future leaders to pursue careers in academic dermatology and inflammatory skin disease research. Candidates will:|
- Develop research skills in epidemiology, biostatistics, data science, and the responsible conduct of research
- Gain exposure to a breadth of population-based research in inflammatory skin disease, clinical care of inflammatory skin disease, and the social impact of inflammatory skin disease
- Participate in high-impact research
|Candidates with experience in clinical or population-based research and/or an advanced degree in epidemiology, bioinformatics, or biostatistics are preferred. Medical training is also preferred but not required. Candidates from backgrounds underrepresented in medicine and research are encouraged to apply. Please email a cover letter and CV to Ernesto Llamado.||July 2021. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.||1||Ernesto Llamado: firstname.lastname@example.org||https://abuabara.ucsf.edu/join-us||No||No||Yes|
|CA||UCSF Dermatoepidemiology Fellowship||Katrina Abuabara, MD||Open for 2023-2024||9 months- 1 year||The goal of the Epidemiology of Inflammatory Skin Disease Fellowship at UCSF is to inspire and prepare future leaders to pursue careers in academic dermatology and inflammatory skin disease research. Program Objectives include (1) the development of research skills in epidemiology, biostatistics, data science, and the responsible conduct of research; (2) the opportunity to gain exposure to a breadth of population-based research in inflammatory skin disease, clinical care of inflammatory skin disease, and the social impact of inflammatory skin disease; and (3) the opportunity to participate in high-impact research|
UCSF is one of the nation’s top academic medical schools and the Department of Dermatology’s mission is to be a world leader in the care of patients with skin diseases through outstanding clinical service, education and training, and research. The fellow will work with Dr. Abuabara’s research group which is focused on understanding the determinants and long-term outcomes of chronic inflammatory skin disease. Her team uses advanced methods in quantitative data analysis to simultaneously consider genetic, biological, and socio-environmental influences on health over time. Specific areas of research focus include atopic dermatitis disease course and comorbidities, environmental drivers of inflammatory skin disease, comparative effectiveness of treatments, and measurement of skin barrier function.
|Please send cover letter and CV to Ernesto Llamado||Rolling||1||Ernesto Llamado Ernesto.email@example.com||https://abuabara.ucsf.edu/join-us||No||Prefererable but not required||Yes|
|CA||UCSF||Tina Bhutani and Wilson Liao||TBD, open for 2023-2024||Research year for students looking to gain more experience with clinical trials and clinical research. Immersive program where students work closely alongside fellows and PI’s to learn the nuts and bolts of research. Our goal is to provide the skills necessary for people ot independently design and execute research projects in the future.||None||Rolling firstname.lastname@example.org||No||No||No|
|CA||UCSF||Tina Bhutani and Wilson Liao||TBD, open for 2023-2024||2||2 year research fellowship looking to gain more experience with clinical trials and clinical research. Immersive program where fellows work closely alongside PI’s to learn the nuts and bolts of research. Our goal is to provide the skills necessary for people to independently design and execute research projects in the future. Fellows will also be involved in clinical practice and will gain an intimate understanding of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and other chronic inflammatory disorders. Specifically, they will gain a unique understanding of the use of systemic agents and phototherapy for these conditions. They will also become familiar with the Goeckerman Day Treatment Center, one of the last remaining of these treatment facilities in the US.||CA state license or 1 year of post graduate training in order to be eligible for CA state licensure||Rolling email@example.com||Yes||Yes||Yes + benefits|
|CA||Complex Medical Dermatology Fellowship||Emanual Maverakis, MD||Open for 2022-2023 and 2023-2024||1 year for medical student fellow, 2 years for MD fellow||Fellows will participate in a varietv of clinical and translational research projects. MD fellows will assist in managing the ongoing pharmaceutical-sponsored clinical trials in the Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit. Dr. Maverakis' expertise is in immune mediated skin diseases including scleroderma, autoimmune blistering diseases and psoriasis. Other responsibilities include participation in weekly dermatology clinics, Department of Dermatology Grand Rounds, writing manuscripts and presenting work at national conferences, submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for review and managing a number of investigator-initiated clinical/translational research projects in coniunction with Dr. Maverakis' basic science laboratory.||None||Rolling basis||One medical student, One MD fellow||Dr. Stephanie Le, MD (firstname.lastname@example.org)||None||Required for MD fellow||No||Medical student fellow is unpaid, MD fellow is paid||Step 3 required for MD fellow|
|CA||Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship - UC Davis||Rivkah Isseroff, MD||No||12 months (Start June 2022)||Department of Dermatology at UC Davis and Services at VA Medical Center seeks a research fellow for 12 months beginning in June or July 2022 under the direct supervision of Rivkah Isseroff MD, Chief of Dermatology at VA Northern California Health Care System, Staff Physician Director for Wound Healing Clinic at VANCHCS, Distinguished Professor of Dermatology at UC Davis Medical Center, and Consultant for Shriners Hospital for Children. Dr. Isseroff brings together a unique team of physicians including dermatologists; general, vascular, and plastic surgeons; podiatrists; interventional radiologists providing cutting-edge treatments including medical, surgical, and physical therapy; hyperbaric oxygen; electrical stimulation; physical modalities for healing; tissue-engineered skin therapy; and skin grafting. Also, she has successfully worked on multiple clinical trials with a diversity of wound presentations, and over 5000 cases of wound ulcers. She has active, ongoing clinical studies including new wound healing therapies, unique dressing, and delivery systems, bioengineered tissues, and stem cells. With our provided services, we have been a great center for research advancements.|
A paid position (non-GME fellowship) as a Clinical Dermatology Research Fellow, focus will be on translational, clinical, wound healing related studies, funded by NIH, CIRM, and VA MERIT. In addition, the fellow will work in a vibrant research environment with the opportunity to collaborate with multiple investigators in the department and contribute to ongoing projects and publications. Therefore, a successful candidate will demonstrate a strong interest in dermatology, superior independence, and productivity in collaborative research environments.
|Please submit the following to UCDVAfellowship@gmail.com|
One-page personal statement to discuss relevant experience and your interests
Note: Stipend will compensate with the level of training, and is per NIH postdoctoral salary scale, and includes health benefits. Fellows will work in the Sacramento area in sunny California.
|Rolling||1||UCDVAfellowship@gmail.com||Yes - NIH Scale|
|CA||Dr. Kiuru's Research Fellowship at UC Davis||Maija Kiuru MD, PhD||TBD||1 year||Dr. Kiuru's expertise is in dermatopathology and her work focuses on genetic alterations in skin tumors and familial skin diseases. Fellow responsibilities include writing manuscripts, submitting and managing a variety of IRB protocols for clinical and translational projects, as well as facilitating multi-departmental and basic science collaborations. Fellows will also have the opportunity to present work at national conferences and participate in grand rounds.||N/A||Rolling basis||1||Dr. Kiuru, email@example.com||N/A||No||No||No|
|CA||UC San Diego Dermatology Clinical and Translational Research Fellowship starting July 2023||Tissa Hata, MD||Open for 2023-2024||2 years (1 year on a case-by-case basis)||UC San Diego Dermatology is offering a non-ACGME accredited research fellowship opportunity for a highly motivated individual interested in clinical and translational dermatology research starting June/July 2023.|
The fellow will gain experience in conducting clinical trials in dermatology under the mentorship of Dr Tissa Hata, Director of the UC San Diego Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit, with close collaboration with Dr Richard Gallo.
As a result of the collaboration, the clinical trials unit has a broad range of trials ranging from industry-sponsored therapeutic trials, to NIH sponsored investigator-initiated trials. The clinical fellow in this arena will gain experience in organizing and operating research protocols and clinical trials of therapeutic agents in the dermatologic diseases.
• The ideal candidate will be interested in an academic career in dermatology
• M.D. or D.O.
• Completion of an intern year (preliminary, transitional, or at least an intern year of another specialty) is required before starting July 2023
• Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
• Prior experience with clinical research strongly preferred
Required Application Materials:
• Curriculum vitae, exam transcripts
• Cover letter
• Writing example (i.e. published lead-author manuscript, thesis, or other academic publication)
• Names of two references, including at least one research mentor
|Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||https://medschool.ucsd.edu/som/dermatology/research/clinical-trials/Pages/default.aspx||Yes||Yes, DO is also accepted||yes, per NIH postdoctoral scale|
|CA||Skin Cancer and Dermatologic Surgery||Nima Gharavi MD PhD||No||1 year||Conduct clinical research, including design, data analysis, chart review and manuscript preparation, in the areas of skin cancer and dermatologic/Mohs surgery. Optional opportunities to spend time in clinic and during surgical cases.||None||Rollingemail@example.com|
Medical student or resident. No USMLE required.
|CA||California Dermatology Institute||Navid Ezra, M.D.||No, also open for 2023-2024||1-2 years||Paid position with benefits. Dr. Ezra's area of expertise is inflammatory skin conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hidradenitis, etc. Work on exciting pharma-sponsored clinical trials in a collaborative setting.||Rolling||2||Navid Ezra, M.D. firstname.lastname@example.org|
|CA||UC Davis Research Fellowship||Emanual Maverakis, MD||Open for 2023-2024||2 years||Fellows will participate in a variety of clinical and translational research projects. Dr. Maverakis's expertise is immune mediated skin diseases including scleroderma, autoimmune blistering diseases and psoriasis. Fellows will assist in managing the ongoing pharmaceutical-sponsored clinical trials in the Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit. Other responsibilities include participation in weekly dermatology clinics, Department of Dermatology Grand Rounds, writing manuscripts and presenting work at national conferences, submitting protocols to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for review and managing a number of investigator-initiated clinical/translational research projects in conjunction with Dr. Maverakis's basic science laboratory.||California medical license eligibility preferred||Rolling basis||1||Stephanie Le, email@example.com||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|CO||University of Colorado||Robert Dellavalle MD PhD MSPH||TBD||Big data research fellowship funded by a competitive independent grant from Pfizer--funding for fellowship currently ends July 1, 2021||Computer coding experience||May 1, firstname.lastname@example.org||https://pfe-pfizercom-prod.s3.amazonaws.com/GMG_2020USAD2_2020US.pdf||Yes||Yes||https://derminterest.files.wordpress.com/2020/09/university-of-colorado-school-of-medicine-pfizer-fellowship.pdf|
|CT||UCONN Clinical Trial Fellowship||Dr. Jun Lu||TBD||1 year||The clinical trial fellowship is a 1-year paid position with benefits. The fellow will work closely with Dr. Jun Lu (clinical research director) and clinical trial staff on various exciting new and established studies on psoriasis, eczema, bullous pemphigoid, etc. In addition, the fellow will have designated weekly clinic time to work with faculty and residents to explore his or her clinical interests. They will also have access to resident didactics, conferences and Grand Rounds. The fellow will have the flexibility to be involved in various research projects and publications with all of the faculty at UCONN.|
UCONN is located in bucolic Farmington, CT. We are about 2 hours from Boston, 2 1/2 hours from NYC, near local skiing, 2 hours from VT skiing and 45 minutes from the Atlantic Ocean! We have an international airport nearby and are a suburb of Hartford, the capital of CT.
|1)complete internship year in an accredited US hospital; 2) US citizen or permanent resident||Rolling||1||If you are interested please email your resume to our clinical coordinator Christina Iwanik at email@example.com or Dr. Jun Lu at firstname.lastname@example.org|
|DC||George Washington University||Dr. Jonathan Silverberg MD PHD MPH||TBD||1 year||Dr. Silverberg’s area of clinical subspecialty is inflammatory skin disease, particularly atopic and contact dermatitis. He has extensive experience in the advanced management of atopic dermatitis, hand eczema, chronic itch, psoriasis, hidradenitis and many other chronic inflammatory skin disorders. He is also a national expert in allergy patch testing, phototesting and photopatch testing.||Rollingemail@example.com||No||No||No|
|DC||George Washington University||Dr. Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD||TBD||1 year||Primarily basic science research investigating the immunomodulatory mechanisms in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma and cutaneous melanoma. Additional clinical research projects are possible in conjunction with the bench work. The student also sees patients in the clinic with Dr. Friedman once per week and participates in the academic activities of the department, such as resident didactics, journal club and national conferences.||Cover letter and CV||January 2021||1||Kayleigh Hausmann is the Executive Coordinator (firstname.lastname@example.org)||https://smhs.gwu.edu/dermatology/translational-research||No||No||No|
|GA||Complex Medical Dermatology Fellowship in Inflammatory Skin Diseases and Health Equity||Lauren A. V. Orenstein, MD MSc||Yes, openings for 2023-2024 will be advertised in March 2023 via Dr. Orenstein's twitter (@orensteinlauren)||1 year, with possibility of extending to 2 years||This fellowship aims to develop the next generation of dermatologists to care for severe inflammatory skin diseases affecting underserved patient populations. The fellowship’s primary goals are to: (1) provide advanced clinical training in severe inflammatory skin diseases, with an emphasis on hidradenitis suppurativa (2) develop the fellow’s academic portfolio through patient-oriented research with the primary mentor, Dr. Lauren Orenstein, and (3) promote the fellow’s career development. Emory Dermatology consists of 23 faculty members with diverse clinical and research expertise, offering a strong learning environment.|
The primary clinical experience will consist of medical and procedural management of hidradenitis suppurativa at The Emory Clinic. In addition, the fellow will have the opportunity to rotate at Grady Memorial Hospital’s dermatology clinic and in other specialty clinics including alopecia, chronic pruritus, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, immunobullous disease, and/or inpatient consults.
|-MD or DO completed prior to starting fellowship|
- US worker (U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee, or asylee), or hold an appropriate non-immigrant visa status authorizing employment in the US.
- Letter of interest (no more than 1 page single spaced
- Updated CV
-Copy of USMLE I, II, III scores, as applicable
- Medical school transcript
- 2 Letters of recommendation
|4/7, rolling after||1||Meron Siira, MPH, email@example.com|
|No, but preferred||Yes (or DO)||Yes, with benefits. Pay scale according to PGY level|
Stephanie Rangel, PhD CCRP; Mentors: Amy Paller, MD, Joan Guitart, MD, Alan Zhou, MD, Raj Chovatiya, MD
|Open for 2023-2024||1-2 years||Clinical research fellowships are one to two years in duration (July 1 to June 30) and are based at Northwestern Memorial Hospital (NMH) and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. Fellowships are offered preferentially to physicians with at least one year of internship training and to those who wish to pursue further training in dermatology. The Lurie Children's fellowship is preferentially offered to physicians with some previous training in pediatrics.|
These paid fellowships provide an opportunity for intense exposure to both investigator-initiated and sponsored research, interaction with patients and participation in didactic sessions in Dermatology at NMH and Lurie Children's.
|The MD fellowship: intern year is preferred; if wanting peds derm, then need to be IL license eligible (2 years)||Rolling deadline, applications begin being reviewed December for the following summer||Varies per year based on funding/mentoring capacity of faculty, Typically 3-4 positions||NUdermatologyCTU@Northwestern.edu||https://www.feinberg.Northwestern.edu/sites/dermatology/education/research-fellowships.html||Yes||Yes||Yes|
Stephanie Rangel, PhD CCRP; Mentors: varies, typically 8-10 faculty mentors per year matched with students
|Open for 2023-2024||1 year||Visiting predoctoral clinical research fellowships are one year in duration (July 1 to June 30) and are based at NMH and Lurie Children's. Fellowships are offered to medical students who have completed M3 year and wish to complete a year dedicated to research to further their training in dermatology. These fellowships are unpaid but provide an opportunity for intense exposure to the field.||3rd year medical student||Rolling deadline, applications begin being reviewed December for the following summer||Varies per year based on funding/mentoring capacity of faculty, Typically 10-15 positions||NUdermatologyCTU@Northwestern.edu||https://www.feinberg.Northwestern.edu/sites/dermatology/education/research-fellowships.html||No||No||No|
|IN||Indiana University - Department of Dermatology, Division of Dermatologic Surgery - Clinical Research Specialist||Yes, also filled for 2023-2024||1||The Department of Dermatology at Indiana University is recruiting for a one-year paid Clinical Research Specialist position starting on September 1, 2022. Responsibilities include assisting in clinical studies/trials in the Division of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology under the guidance of Syril Keena Que, MD, MPH, FAAD, FACMS. |
We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and creative individual to become a member of the team. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire knowledge in the field of dermatology, to strengthen skills in research design and analysis, and to serve as co-author on multiple manuscripts.
|Basic Qualifications: |
Candidates must be U.S. citizens
Candidates in dermatology residency or interested in applying to dermatology residency preferred
|Rolling||1||If interested, please submit a cover letter and CV to Syril Keena Que, MD, MPH at firstname.lastname@example.org.||Yes|
|KS||University of Kansas Complex Medical Dermatology Research Fellowship||Adela Rambi G. Cardones, MD, MHSc||No||1-2 years||The Division of Dermatology at the University of Kansas is offering a Complex Medical Dermatology Research Fellowship. This is a 1-2 year non-ACGME accredited fellowship under the mentorship of Dr. Adela Rambi G. Cardones. The fellow will acquire didactic and hands-on experience in patient-oriented research, and will participate in epidemiological and translational research and clinical trials. The fellow will also acquire clinical experience in Complex Medical Dermatology depending on their level of training and licensure. Completion of a PGY-1 training is ideal, but we will consider applicants at other levels.||Please submit your CV, USMLE Step Scores, Medical School Transcript and the name of 2 references.||Rolling||1||Sara Simmons email@example.com||Ideal but will consider applicants at other levels||Yes||Yes|
|MA||Brigham and Women's Hospital - Clinical Research Fellowship||Emily Ruiz, MD, MPH||Yes, open for 2023-2024||1||Perform clinical research projects including chart review, statistical analysis, and manuscript writing||Rolling||1||Emily Ruiz, firstname.lastname@example.org||No||No||Yes|
|MA||Massachusetts General Hospital||Dr. Arianne Kourosh||Filled for 2022-2023, open for 2023-2024||1||Dr. Arianne Kourosh is the Director of Community Health at Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. She is seeking a highly motivated U.S. medical student who has completed their 3rd year of medical school to join the research team. The fellow will engage in developing projects, submitting IRB approval and publishing work. This position is primarily clinical research survey studies, literature reviews, and case reports. The student will submit abstracts to conferences and present posters. There will be an opportunity to learn a significant amount of dermatology and have clinical exposure to patients. The fellow will also be involved in various community health projects such as Project phoenix – a pro bono tattoo removal program for patients escaping gangs and human trafficking, while also leading and constructing new ideas to assist the community.||1 year commitment. Interested applicants can submit their CV, USMLE scores and a paragraph describing themselves and their interests in dermatology||Rolling||1||No||No|
|MA||Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Clinical Research fellow/Outcome Measures Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School||Joseph F. Merola||Yes, also filled for 2023-2024||1 year||Dr. Joseph F Merola is an Associate Program Director of the Combined Medicine-Dermatology Residency Program and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School. We seek highly-motivated medical students to join our prolific clinical research team at the BWH. The fellow will engage in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis clinical research and outcome measures research, including prospective and retrospective observational studies and clinical trials. The fellow will have the opportunity to collaborate with national and international organizations including the International Dermatology Outcome Measures (IDEOM) initiative and the Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Clinics Multicenter Advancement Network Consortium (PPACMAN). Responsibilities include recruiting, screening and consenting new patients, completing and documenting all patient visits and assessments, present at national dermatology meetings, and publish in scientific journals. The fellow will also participate in a weekly dermatology clinic, clinical research meetings and dermatology grand rounds. Stipend available.||1- Page Cover Letter stating your interest in a training position and the approximate time period for which you would like to join our team|
- Resume or CV (including USMLE scores)
- Transcript (Unofficial transcript is okay) and MCAT score
|Rolling email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org||https://physiciandirectory.brighamandwomens.org/details/426/joseph-merola-dermatology-rheumatology_immunology_and_allergy-boston?_ga=2.187167080.1596326329.1618746053-1123632501.1618746053||No||No||Yes|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Rebecca Hartman, MD, MPH||Yes, open for 2023-2024||Dr. Rebecca Hartman is Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School, Associate Chief of Dermatology at VA Boston Healthcare System, and Director of Melanoma Epidemiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. This research experience is ideal for a year-out medical student between third and forth year. The experience involves a combination of clinical research as well as in-person clinical exposures to specialized melanoma care and general dermatology. However, the year-out can be completed remotely without the clinical experiences. Research opportunities involve clinical research, epidemiology, health services research, big data analysis, and genomic research, and can be customized to students’ interest although preferably focused on skin cancer. Basic statistical knowledge helpful but not required and statistical support and programming is available. Students will obtain knowledge on study design, data interpretation and presentation, and communication of findings. Past students have published several first-author publications in top dermatology journals, presented at national meetings, and received medical student grant funding. In addition to research mentoring, the student will receive ongoing career mentorship.|
The only requirement is now must be a US citizen to be credentialed at the VA
|Knowledge of statistical analysis helpful but not required||N/Aemail@example.com||https://connects.catalyst.harvard.edu/Profiles/display/Person/98950||No||No||possibly|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Marilyn Liang||Yes, open for 2023-2024||1||Vascular Anomalies Fellowshipfirstname.lastname@example.org||http://www.childrenshospital.org/centers-and-services/programs/o-_-z/vascular-aNomalies-center-program#||No||No||Yes|
|MA||Harvard Medical School/MGH Dermatology||Steven T. Chen, MD, MPH, MS-HPEd||Open for 2023-2024||9 months- 1 year (depending on what the mentee would like)||Yearlong experience with clinical research in oncodermatology, with a focus on skin toxicity from immune checkpoint inhibitors. Prior research fellows have published multiple high impact and practice changing papers. Also will likely do research in medical education and complex medical dermatology. Clinical experiences can also be included if the mentee is in the area and is interested, as long as institutional COVID regulations allow. Finally, as an APD of our residency program, I'm happy to provide ongoing advising and mentorship for my mentees throughout the year.||Looking for a self-starter, motivated medical student who is interested in Not only doing research, but who is looking for a mentored experience. Ideally with some basic statistics kNowledge (but I'm happy to teach). RedCAP experience also very helpful. Ultimately, it's more about the fit!||8/15/20 ideally, but Rollingemail@example.com||https://scholar.harvard.edu/stevenchen||No||No||potential research stipend. Would require negotiation with my department and potential collaborators.|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Daniela Kroshinsky||TBD||1 year||Clinical research fellowship||CV, 3 references, phone interview to start||3/1/2021 for firstname.lastname@example.org||Yes||No||TBD|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Martina Porter, MD and Alexa|
Kimball, MD, MPH
|TBD||1-2 years||At Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts, our dermatology clinical trials unit, Clinical Laboratory for Epidemiology and Applied Research in Skin (CLEARS), was established in 2017 by Alexa Kimball, MD, MPH and Martina Porter, MD. The investigators have more than 15 years of experience in investigator initiated and industry sponsored studies. Our clinical trials are closely tied to our clinical research and subspecialty inflammatory skin disorders clinic, focusing hidradenitis suppurativa, psoriasis, and biologics. Additionally, Drs. Kimball and Porter are kNown for work within the field of dermatology that focuses on healthcare delivery sciences, workforce data, and quality improvement.||Email: a CV (including board scores- USMLE scores) and a brief personal introductory statement. Who have completed internship training but Not required||Rolling basis, typically fall for following July email@example.com||https://www.kimballresearch.com/train-with-us|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Martina Porter, MD and Alexa|
Kimball, MD, MPH
|TBD||1-2 years||Clinical and Research Fellowship (Typically PGY-2, but could be PGY1-5): BIDMC Department of Dermatology is currently offering a one-year Non-ACGME Clinical and Research Fellowship with the possibility of renewal for an additional year. Under the direction of Alexa Boer Kimball, MD, MPH and Martina Porter, MD, fellows will be introduced to the fundamental principles of conducting clinical trials in Dermatology, including understanding how to design, implement, and analyze trials under the principles of Good Clinical Practice and accepted ethical standards. They will also have the opportunity to participate in dermatology clinic (approx. 10-20% of total time) as well as design and conduct studies of their own, in addition to participating in ongoing and new projects based in the Unit. Fellows will be expected to present their work at regional and national meetings and publish their findings when appropriate. The Unit has a strong track record of training both fellows entering dermatology and those who have recently completed their training. Degree-granting programs are available through affiliated Harvard programs. Stipends are typically set at appropriate PGY level.||Email: a CV (including board scores- USMLE scores) and a brief personal introductory statement. Who have completed internship training but Not required||Rolling basis, typically fall for following July firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.kimballresearch.com/train-with-us|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||JiaDe (Jeff) Yu, MD, FAAD||Open for 2023-2024||We are accepting highly qualified US medical students who has successfully passed the USMLE Step 1 exam. The research position is ideally for 1 year but accommodations for shorter or longer periods can be made. The research fellow will gain experience in conducting clinical and basic science studies (either or both) that are related to allergic contact dermatitis, pediatric dermatology, and general dermatology. Fellows will also have the opportunity to rotate through the various dermatology services at the Massachusetts General Hospital including general dermatology, contact dermatitis clinic, high risk skin cancer, Mohs surgery, pediatric dermatology, Derm-Rheum, inpatient consult service, and Alopecia clinic. Previous successful fellows have first authored over 10 publications (case reports, research studies, chart reviews, and literature reviews) and presented at major national conferences (AAD, SPD, SID, etc). Mentored students match into excellent dermatology programs throughout the US.||Step 1 score, writing samples, previous mentor for reference, and CV||Rollingemail@example.com||www.massgeneral.org/contactderm||No||No||Possible depending on experience, length of time, and funding|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Mostaghimi, Arash,M.D.,M.P.A.,M.P.H.||TBD for 2023-2024||Our lab is driven by our passion for understanding and improving the world around us. We are seeking to create a diverse group of curious, talented, and motivated individuals who desire to be part of a supportive creative team. Students with diverse backgrounds, talents, interests, and skill sets are especially encouraged to apply.||1 year research fellowship for medical students||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||http://mostaghimi.bwh.harvard.edu/||No||No||Yes|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Dr. Erica Dommasch||Yes, open for 2023-2024||- The student would be working with myself (Dr. Dommasch) on dermatological issues affecting transgender patients|
- A background in epidemiological/population-based research is helpful but Not required
- There will likely be a grant stipend for the medical student.
- The medical student will be primarily involved in research and can expect 2-3 publications from the research year. They will also have the opportunity to start a project of their own.
- Depending on interest, the student can participate in one to two half day clinics per week (one with Dr. Dommasch and potentially rotating with other faculty members at BIDMC)
- Student will have the opportunity to present their work at a Dermatology conference.
- The student may also have the opportunity to attend Harvard resident didactic sessions held twice monthly
|Interested students should email email@example.com with:|
- Brief statement of research interests
- 2 references
- Step scores
|March 1st, firstname.lastname@example.org||No||Negotiable|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Yevgeniy (Eugene) R. Semenov, M.D., M.A., F.A.A.D.||Open for 2023-2024||Minimum of 1 year commitment, start time variable||Clinical and translational research fellowship with an emphasis on melanoma epidemiology, cutaneous reactions in setting of immunotherapy, and tumor development in setting of systemic immunomodulator treatment. The group conducts research ranging from conventional epidemiological approaches to utilization of multi-modal machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques, integrating clinical, genomic, and imaging data to predict treatment response, toxicity development, and tumor progression among patients with melanoma as well as those receiving immunotherapies for other advanced malignancies. Fellows will also obtain direct in-depth clinical exposure to general dermatology, oncodermatology, and cutaneous oncology. They will additionally have the opportunity to work with dermatology and oncology faculty across the Harvard hospitals as well as collaborating dermatology faculty from other institutions in the US and Europe.||Preference will be given to candidates with programming and statistical software experience, including python, SQL, R and STATA. Experience with genomic analysis is a plus, but not a requirement.||Rolling||1-2||Interested students should email email@example.com with: CV, USMLE scores, medical school transcript, and cover letter.||No||No||Negotiable depending on qualifications|
|MA||Harvard Medical School – Translational ImmunoDermatology Research Fellowship||Sherrie Divito, MD, PhD||Open for 2022-2023||2 years preferable, will consider 1 year on case by case basis||This is for a translational research fellowship position for MDs studying drug hypersensitivity reactions (SJS/TEN, DRESS, etc) and GVHD that involves obtaining clinical samples (regulatory aspects, enrolling, consenting, obtaining skin and blood specimens, etc), collecting medical record data, and then processing samples in the laboratory for analysis. Extent of laboratory work is partially dependent on the fellow’s prior experience and career goals.||We are looking for an enthusiastic, diligent, detail-oriented fellow. The applicant must be highly motivated and driven to work independently yet capable of working well within our team. If interested please send:|
(1) A cover letter stating briefly your career goals, your level of training, your planned start/finish time, your prior research experience, if any, and the names and email addresses of 3 references
(2) Your CV/resume
|Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||License eligible required||Yes||Paid position|
|MA||Harvard Medical School – Translational ImmunoDermatology Research Fellowship||Sherrie Divito, MD, PhD||Open for 2022-2023||1 year||This is for a translational research medical school student position studying drug hypersensitivity reactions (SJS/TEN, DRESS, etc) and GVHD that involves assisting with prospective clinical sample collection, and performing laboratory work experimenting with human and/or mouse samples. This position requires significant prior wet lab research experience (either a prior extended experience or multiple shorter term experiences).||We are looking for an enthusiastic, diligent, detail-oriented medical student. The applicant must be highly motivated and driven to work independently yet capable of working well within our team. The applicant must have prior wet lab research experience. If interested please send:|
(1) A cover letter stating briefly your career goals, your level of training, your planned start/finish time, detailed description(s) of prior research experience, and the names and email addresses of 3 references, including at least one from your research experience.
(2) Your CV/resume
|MA||Massachusetts General Hospital: Innovation Research Fellowship||Lilit Garibyan, MD Ph.D||Open for 2022-2023, open for 2023-2024||1||Description: We are recruiting for full time (40 hours) or part-time research fellow (20 hours) interested in innovation, to assist us with curriculum development, data analysis and implementation of the Magic Wand Initiative (www.MagicWandInitiative.org), based out of the Wellman Center at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. The Wellman Center for Photomedicine at Massachusetts General Hospital is the world’s largest academic research facility dedicated to investigating the effects of light on human biology and to the development of light-mediated, minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic technologies. A pioneer in light-based biomedical research, the Center has been the source of many of the most successful transfers of this research to clinical applications. The Magic Wand Initiative is a program created by clinicians-for-clinicians to empower clinicians to identify, articulate and solve unmet medical needs. The research fellow will be responsible for: - Curriculum and mentorship program development - Setting up national and international calls for Zoom meetings and taking notes during the meetings and synthesizing an action plan - Drafting and sending emails - Designing and implementing survey studies and collecting data/outcome measures - Writing manuscript and clinical research projects - Helping us establish social media presence to raise awareness about our programs - Helping us generate pitch slide deck to raise money for the programs, market the programs and other impactful admin tasks - Creation of social media posts||Commitment start time variable but at least 1 year needed; If you are interested in applying for the position, please send your CV and a short paragraph on why you are interested in this position and your goals for an innovation fellowship to Drs. Lilit Garibyan (email@example.com), and Kachiu Lee (firstname.lastname@example.org).||Rolling||1||Dr. Lilit Garibyan, (email@example.com)||http://www.magicwandinitiative.org/||No||No||Commenserate with experience||Skills and abilities required:
• Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook required.
• Proficiency with creating and posting on Instagram/Facebook
• Ability to prioritize and proficiency at multi-tasking is essential.
• Ability to work with Zoom, create/maintain social media accounts and websites, write and post blogs
• Ability to listen, learn, be curious while adding substance and creativity to the team. Ability to work independently
• Commenserate with experience
|MA||Massachusetts General Hospital||Esther Freeman, MD||Yes, open for 2023-2024||1||Global Health Dermatology Research Year||Must be specifically interested in global health and resource limited settings. Prior experience in global health a plus. Prior epidemiology training a plus, but not a necessity. Generally preferred that the student can relocate to Boston for the year.||n/a, fellowship usually starts in the summer, students usually approach me in the fall/winter prior to their fellowship firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.massgeneral.org/dermatology/treatments-and-services/global-health-dermatology||preferred but not required||Yes||negotiable||This is for students with prior significant experience in global health, and history of training in epidemiology / statistics considered a plus.|
|MA||Dermatology Research Fellow/Clinical Research Coordinator||Deiter Manstein, MD||No||1-2 years||The Research Fellow/Clinical Research Coordinator will work independently and have responsibility for oversight and management of a portfolio of clinical research projects in the Manstein Lab. They will assist in clinical trial planning, submission, coordination, implementation, and writing manuscripts for clinical research projects. |
Dr. Dieter Manstein is the PI and you will work with other physicians affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard Medical School. Will get patient experience through research and can schedule opportunities for shadowing at BWH at the school’s discretion. Previous research fellow had the opportunity to attend/present at AAD and ASLMS. PI is very encouraging and will allow students/MD to pursue their projects on the side. Can take Harvard Derm/stats courses while at the fellowship
Individuals in this position must possess strong collaboration skills and the ability to work with physicians and researchers across the hospital to develop and execute clinically relevant research protocols for advancing the field of academic medicine.
|At least 1 year of research experience||Rolling||2||Kellie Burke - KABURKE@mgh.harvard.edu|
|MA||Boston University||Dr. Rhoda Alani||Fillled||1 year||We are looking for medical students with a passion for basic/translational research to complete a 1 year research fellowship in the Department of Dermatology at Boston University under the mentorship of Dr. Rhoda Alani. Research projects will focus on epigenetic mechanisms governing melanoma development, progression, and resistance to targeted therapies; biomarkers for melanoma; and epigenetic mechanisms governing the development of various conditions, such as giant congenital melanocytic nevi or keloids. Familiarity with basic molecular biology techniques, cell/tissue culture, and mouse model systems are preferred, but not required.||Laboratory research experience is preferred, but not required. Please send a CV, cover letter, and list of references to email@example.com if interested.||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||http://sites.bu.edu/alaniwulab/research/||No||No||You will be eligible for a competitive departmental research award that can be used for personal expenses.|
|MA||Tufts Medical Center||Dr. David Rosmarin||TBD||1 year||David Rosmarin is the Vice-Chair of Education and Research, former Residency Program Director, and Director of Clinical Trials at Tufts Medical Center, Dept of Dermatology. We seek motivated medical students to join our team. The experience includes investigator initiated studies and interventional clinical trials, retrospective and prospective studies. The fellow learns how to conduct research, receives mentorship in the specialty including guidance into applying into dermatology. There is also time spent in the dermatology clinic and participating in grand rounds. Notable achievements of prior fellows include projects evaluating a topical JAK inhibitor for vitiligo, dupilumab for bullous pemphigoid, anti-IL17 and anti-IL23 treatments for hidradenitis suppurativa.||CV, USMLE scores, unofficial transcript, brief cover letter||Rolling admission||Varies: (~2)||Nicole Dumont: email@example.com||https://www.tuftsmedicalcenter.org/patient-care-services/Departments-and-Services/Dermatology/Research-Clinical-Trials||No||No||No: medical student fellow receives an award which can help cover submission of an abstract and attendance at a conference|
|MA||Barbieri Lab at Brigham and Women's||John Barbieri MD MBA||No||1||Trainees will work in a research environment focused on acne, dermatoepidemiology, and clinical trials. We are also actively exploring the role of patient-reported outcomes to ensure we are capturing the patient’s voice and perspective on their care. Experience with statistical analysis and statistical software (e.g. R, Stata, etc) is strongly preferred.||Experience with statistical analysis and statistical software (e.g. R, Stata, etc) is strongly preferred. 1 page letter of intent outlining why a good fit for our research group.||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|No||No||Yes||1 page letter of intent outlining why a good fit for our research group.|
|MA||Harvard Medical School||Elena Hawryluk MD, PhD|
Yes, also filled for 2023-2024
Research Fellowship in Pediatric Dermatology; this is a clinical research training experience and will provide hands-on exposure to clinical research at all stages. The fellow will develop a project from inception and IRB approval to presentation and publication. In addition, exposure to patient care (as able), and participation in larger research projects, grant applications, research presentations, and writing experiences are encouraged.
Interested trainees can reach me by email; please include a CV and provide a 1 page statement of interest addressing (1) why you'd like to pursue a research fellowship, (2) why this experience, (3) and your goals for a research fellowship experience.
|MA||Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship||Katherine Brag, MD; Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center; Harvard Medical School||1||The Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship is a non-ACGME accredited, one-year, paid position at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center affiliated with Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. The fellowship offers intensive mentorship and guidance by the supervising faculty, Dr. Katherine Brag and other BIDMC dermatologists. Through graduated autonomy and consistent one-on-one teaching, the fellow will develop multi-dimensional insight into the management of complex oncologic cases, with an emphasis on dermoscopy, interdisciplinary care, and systemic therapy.|
The program seeks to develop a dermatologist who considers all angles of cutaneous oncologic care, and it provides a unique foundation for a future niche expertise. Research focus will be medical education in dermatology and cutaneous oncology. Fellows will have the opportunity to participate in the Pigmented Lesion Clinic, Cutaneous Oncology Program Clinic, and Complex Medical Dermatology Clinic. Board eligible fellows can participate in weekly excision clinic. The fellowship is approximately 70% research, 30% clinical. Projects will focus on medical education in dermatology and cutaneous oncology
|Please submit your CV and Letter of Intent specific to our program to: |
Two references will be requested from all applicants offered an interview
|April email@example.com||Yes||Yes||Yes based on the individual's post-graduate year|
|MD||Transplant Dermatology and Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship at Johns Hopkins||Dr. Manisha Loss||TBD||1-2 years||The Johns Hopkins University Department of Dermatology Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship Program offers a unique and broad clinical and research experience across the disciplines of cutaneous oncology including cutaneous lymphoma, melanoma, skin cancer in high risk/ immunocompromised (solid organ transplant patients) and, supportive oncodermatology. Fellows will work with our expert clinicians and physician scientists, to gain skills in clinical and translational research. The clinical fellows are expected to productively participate in the clinical and translational research activities of the Department of Dermatology, publish scholarly clinical research articles during their fellowship and make at least one scientific presentation. Fellows will assist in developing protocols for clinical research studies, work with the Institutional Review Board (IRB), recruit study patients, conduct study visits, and learn/ improve data management skills. Fellows will also interact with pathology, oncology and transplant teams in multidisciplinary patient care. They will work with basic scientists on translational research projects. Fellows will have the opportunity for organizational leadership role in organizing local cutaneous oncology meetings.||Position open to:|
3rd to 5th year medical student or
MD or MD/PhD degree and completion of at least 1 year PGY1 residency (by June 30) or
Fellows may also have already completed dermatology residency
Updated CV and 3 references
All available USMLE transcripts (e.g., Steps 1, 2 CK, 2 CS and 3)
Maryland State Medical License; at the time of the beginning of the fellowship (July 1), if applicable
Preference will be given to those who have completed a residency in internal medicine or dermatology and have an interest in an academic career.
Interested applicants should send a brief statement of their interests and career goals.
|Ms. Courtney Elcock (firstname.lastname@example.org)||https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/dermatology/education/fellowship.html#cutaneous_onc||No||Yes|
|MD||Johns Hopkins Itch Fellowship||Shawn Kwatra, MD||Yes||1 year||Under the direction of Dr. Shawn Kwatra, the Johns Hopkins Itch Fellowship is interviewing for a rolling position (starting date flexible). The fellow will engage in translational work (opportunity for bench/mouse work), clinical trials, and opportunities for epidemiologic research. Stipend available. Past trainees have matched into top dermatology programs and averaged 10-20 true publications identifiable on PubMed and presented at major national conferences. This is a very productive research group with >75 publications in past 2 years. Opportunities to participate in review articles/original research before starting fellowship also possible as well as for exceptionally motivated individuals not taking a year off. Strong mentorship provided to trainees on dermatology residency application process.||Experience with data analysis (t-tests, chi-squared, multivariable regressions, etc.) and scientific writing is required, preferably in R or Python. The ideal candidate will have experience with R and advanced techniques (RNA-Seq analysis, ggplot, etc). Some lab experience is preferred||Rolling||1||Please email Dr. Kwatra at email@example.com and cc firstname.lastname@example.org with your CV and USMLE Step 1 score (if available).||https://www.kwatralab.org/||https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/dermatology/education/fellowships/index.html||PGY-1 year or MD not required||Yes||Opportunities available for U.S. medical students taking a year off only at this time|
|MD||Ethnic Skin Dermatology Research Fellowship||Crystal Aguh, MD||Open for 2023-2024||1||The Department of Dermatology at Johns Hopkins has an opening for an Ethnic Skin Dermatology Fellow beginning July 1, 2023 at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. We are in search of a current MS3, MS4 or recent medical school graduate who will serve as the ethnic skin research fellow for the 2023-2024 academic year.|
Candidates for the Ethnic Skin Fellowship must be third or fourth year medical student in good standing OR have completed a M.D. or D.O. degree. Applications will be reviewed and assessed based on interest in dermatology research, prior academic performance, patient care experience, work ethics, interpersonal skills, and professionalism.
During the course of the year-long fellowship, the fellow will learn a wide variety of clinical and translational research techniques. This includes, but is not limited to gene chip microarray, ELISA assays, whole exome sequencing, cross-sectional survey development, RNA sequencing and tissue sampling and storage. In anticipation of a future career as a clinical researcher, the fellow will also spend one half day per week in the Ethnic Skin clinic of Dr. Crystal Aguh, director of the Ethnic Skin Program, where he/she will be exposed to the variety of conditions that will form the basis of their research.
This is a FULLY funded position.
To apply, the following is due by 3/3/2023. Please email completed applications to email@example.com. Final fellow selection will be made by 3/31/2023.
1. ERAS style CV (including clerkship grades and Step scores)
2. Letter of Recommendation (from medical school and/or physician advisor)
3. Letter of Interest (1 page)
a. Please include why you would like to complete a research fellowship Johns Hopkins, your career goals/interests, and your path to dermatology thus far.
|1. ERAS style CV (including clerkship grades and Step scores) |
2. Letter of Recommendation (from medical school and/or physician advisor)
3. Letter of Interest (1 page)
a. Please include why you would like to complete a research fellowship Johns Hopkins, your career goals/interests, and your path to dermatology thus far.
|MD||NIH||Mentee selects any mentor at the NIH||1 year||The Medical Research Scholars Program (MRSP) is a year-long residential research immersion program for medical, dental and veterinary students seeking careers as clinician-scientists. MRSP is proudly supported by the Scientific Directors along with private co-sponsorship through the Foundation for the NIH.||N/A||Jan 2021||Variesfirstname.lastname@example.org||https://clinicalcenter.nih.gov/training/mrsp/||No||No||Yes|
|MI||University of Michigan Department of Dermatology||Mio Nakamura, MD, MS||Open for July 1 ,2022||2- or 3-year fellowship||The 2- or 3-year fellowship will provide comprehensive training in clinical research within the breadth of dermatology. The fellow will participate in conducting pharmaceutical-sponsored and investigator-initiated clinical trials and work with basic scientists on the clinical aspects of translational studies. The fellow will gain extensive experience in conducting clinical research from start to finish including study design and protocol development, grant writing, regulatory and budgeting skills, study coordination, subject recruitment and screening, conducting study visits, data collection and analysis, and manuscript preparation.||Applicants must have completed at least a one-year ACGME-accredited internship prior to the start of the fellowship.||1||Mio Nakamura, MD, MS|
Program for Clinical Research in Dermatology
University of Michigan
|MI||Henry Ford||Henry Lim, MD and Iltefat Hamzavi, MD||1-2 Years||1. Weekly meetings with both Drs. Lim and Hamzavi|
|MI||C.S. Livingood Research Fellowship & Photomedicine/Laser Research Fellowship at Henry Ford Health System||Holly Kerr, MD, FAAD||1-2 positions open for 2021-2022 and 2022-2023.||1-2 years||Innovative care and medical research are part of the mission of Henry Ford Hospital. The Department of Dermatology recognizes the importance of patient centered research in advancing the field of Dermatology and is committed to investigating cutting edge basic science, clinical, translational, and epidemiologic research in skin diseases and cancers. |
The Investigator Initiated Studies Unit focuses on photomedicine, follicular and pigmentation disorders, lasers, skin cancer and photo protection. The unit’s efforts involve Department Chair, Dr. David Ozog, Chair Emeritus Dr. Henry W. Lim, with the oversight of Fellowship Program Director, Dr. Holly Kerr. Dr. Iltefat Hamzavi leads the unit as an expert in vitiligo, hidradenitis suppurativa, photomedicine and lasers. Indermeet Kohli, PhD, is our staff physicist, and one of few physicists on staff in a dermatology department, providing expert mentorship on the application of physics and imaging in dermatology.
|US Medical School Graduate, Completion of an Intern or Transition Year by the start of fellowship||April 1, 2021 (2021-2022) |
April 15, 2021 (2022-2023)
|email@example.com||https://www.henryford.com/hcp/med-ed/residencies-fellowships/hfh/derm/fellowship||required by the start of fellowship||yes, position is not available for medical students||yes|
|MN||Park Nicollet Contact Dermatitis Clinic/Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship||Erin Warshaw, MD, Anne Neeley, MD, and Sara Hylwa, MD||TBD||1 Year||For 2020-2021, three research fellows will spend 60-75% time at the Park Nicollet Contact Dermatitis Clinic. Duties at that site include coordination (e.g. scheduling patients, preparing patches, applying patches) as well as assisting Drs. Hylwa, Neeley and Warshaw (e.g. obtaining patient histories, occupational information) in clinic. The remaining time will be spent at the Minneapolis VAMC; duties there will include manuscript preparation, NACDG database maintenance, and IRB paperwork. Fellows are encouraged to apply for their own grants and publish original articles; completion of at least one in-depth project is expected. Submission of abstracts for presentation at local and national meetings is encouraged. Fellows typically attend and present at the annual American Contact Dermatitis Society and American Academy of Dermatology meetings.||1. All fellows MUST be U.S. citizens to apply. |
2. Board scores, if applicable
3. Medical school transcript, if applicable (uNofficial copy okay); for college students, college transcript
4. 3 letters of recommendation or phone contact information, ideally from dermatologists (letters used to apply for dermatology residency okay; for medical students without a local dermatology program, letters from Non-derm staff are okay; for college students, professors or past supervisors)
5. Personal statement, indicating reasons for interest in research and dermatology
6. Internship, medical doctor degree, and medical license are NoT required.
|Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||https://healthpartnersdermatologyresidency.com/dermatitis-fellowship/||No||No||Salary ranges, based on experience ($34,000-38,000). Health insurance is available through PN.||https://derminterest.files.wordpress.com/2020/09/park-nicollet-contact-dermatitis-clinic_minneapolis-veterans-affairs-dermatology-clinical-research-fellowship.pdf|
|MN||University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship||Maria Hordinsky, MD; Ronda Farah, MD; Noah Goldfarb, MD; Matthew Mansh, MD||Yes; recruiting for 2022-2023||1 Year||These are 1-year paid positions and clinical research fellows will work closely and directly with mentors including Dr. Maria Hordinsky, MD, Dr. Ronda Farah, MD, Dr. Noah Goldfarb, MD, and Dr. Matthew Mansh, MD. Clinical research fellows will have the opportunity to work on a variety of innovative clinical and translational research studies in a supportive environment at the University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology. |
Dr. Maria Hordinsky, MD is a Professor and Chair of the University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology. She also leads the Clinical Research Division. Her clinical interests include scarring and non-scarring alopecias and neurodermatology. Her research focuses on new therapies, role of mast cells, nerves and neuropeptides in scalp disease in collaboration with neurology and imaging including AI technology
Dr. Ronda Farah, MD is an Assistant Professor of the University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology and Director of the University of Minnesota Health Cosmetic Center. Her clinical interests include cosmetic dermatology and laser medicine. Her research focuses on energy-based devices including clinical applications related to lasers and photobiomodulation, alopecia, platelet rich plasma, electronic medical record use within dermatology, and resident education.
Dr. Matthew Mansh, MD is an Assistant Professor of the University of Minnesota Department of Dermatology. He is the Director of the High-Risk Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Clinic and the Dermatology Gender Care Clinic. His clinical interests include screening and prevention of skin cancer in high-risk patients, such as organ transplant recipients, and dermatologic care for transgender and gender-diverse patients. His clinical research focuses on developing novel prognostic markers for identifying patients at higher risk for developing skin cancer. He also conducts epidemiological research focused on skin cancer, skin cancer prevention, the psychosocial impact of chronic skin diseases, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) health and diversity, equity and inclusion in the physician workforce pipeline.
|If interested, please email your CV to Brayden Duckson at email@example.com. We look forward to hearing from you and learning about your interests.||February 2022.||3||Brayden Duckson; firstname.lastname@example.org||https://med.umn.edu/dermatology||No||No||Yes|
|MN||Mayo Clinic Department of Dermatology Post-Doctoral Research Fellow||Julia Lehman, MD||Yes for 2020-21, no for 2023-24||1 year||See link: https://apply.mayoclinic.org/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25309&siteid=5611#jobDetails=3133140_5611||Must have a M.D./D.O., Ph.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in a field deemed relevant by the program. Research Fellow is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior post-doctoral fellowship, at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere. Please attach the following required documents at the time of application: 1) Current CV and bibliography, 2) Three letters of recommendation, signed, on letterhead, describing: a) relationship to applicant, b) past work/academic performance, c) work qualities/personal conduct, d) overall assessment of potential for success in research environment, 3) Doctoral degree certification, if applicable: original or notarized copy of diploma or final transcript issued by school (English translation required)||March 31, 2023||2||ulia Lehman, MD. Please Contact through the website application as above||https://apply.mayoclinic.org/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25309&siteid=5611#jobDetails=3133140_5611||No||Yes||Yes|
|MO||Saint Louis University||Dee Anna Glaser, MD||Open for July 2024 start||2 Years||M. Yadira Hurley, MD, Director of the Dermatology Research Fellowship Program and Dermatology Interim Department Chairman, and the Department of Dermatology Faculty members have extensive experience in conducting both industry sponsored clinical trials and investigator-initiated studies. The Research Fellow will join The Dermatology Research Division composed of Dermatology Faculty, a Senior Research Fellow, and Clinical Trial Coordinators. Activities include participation in a variety of clinical trials and research projects. Ongoing and recent studies include clinical trials of devices and therapies for aesthetic procedures, hyperhidrosis, psoriasis, hidradenitis suppurativa, atopic dermatitis, pemphigus, melaNoma, and other cutaneous cancer therapies, as well as pediatric dermatology trials and studies involving database analysis of patient populations and interventions.||The applicant must have completed a minimum of PGY1 at an ACGME accredited program prior to start of the fellowship and must be eligible to obtain a Missouri medical license. |
Full applications will be considered at time of receipt. In person interviews may be required.
Interested applicants should send the following:
- Letter of Intent
- Curriculum Vitae
- USMLE scores
- Medical school transcript
- 3 letters of reference
|Currently taking applications for July 2021||1 annually, with 2 Research Fellows total.||Joey M. Weissmann|
|http://dermatology.slu.edu/index.php?page=research-fellowship-2||May apply during intern year, but must have completed internship prior to starting and be eligible to obtain medical license||MD or DO||Yes||https://derminterest.files.wordpress.com/2020/09/saint-louis-university-dermatology-research-fellowship-2021.pdf|
|NC||UNC Dermatology Clinical Trials Fellowship||Aida Lugo-Somolinos, MD, FAAD||Open for 2022-2023||1 year||The Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit fellowship is a one-year program designed to train senior medical students in the field of clinical trials research in inflammatory skin disease within the UNC Dermatology Clinical Trials Unit with the goal of developing the next generation of clinical trialists and leaders in the field of dermatology. The fellowship includes didactic teaching and hands-on experience as an integral member of our clinical trials research unit.||CV, USMLE Score, Personal Statement (1 Page), Transcript (unofficial accepted)||2/14/2022||1||Erika Hanami, email@example.com|
|NC||No, but preferred||Tarannum Jaleel, MD||Open for 2022-2023||1 year||The goal of the fellowship is to prepare the trainee with the knowledge and skills needed to perform rigorous, high-quality research and to provide focused clinical training in skin conditions predominant in skin of color (SOC) populations. The Hidradenitis Suppurativa research experience under the primary mentor, Dr. Tara Jaleel, will serve as a platform for the investigation of issues surrounding SOC, for the application of research techniques relevant to study health disparities, and to increase our understanding of, and to improve outcomes in SOC dermatological disease. The primary experience will also include both medical management of HS in the context of outpatient and telehealth visits, and procedural management of HS such as with laser and surgical treatments. In addition, the fellow will gain relevant clinical experience in specialty rotations in Duke Dermatology’s infectious disease, hair loss, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, dermato-oncology and immunodermatology clinics.||Letter of interest (no longer than 1 page, single-spaced)|
U.S. Worker (U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee, or asylee), or hold an appropriate non-immigrant visa status authorizing employment in the U.S.
Copy of your USMLE I, II and III scores (as applicable)
Two letters of recommendation
|2/13/2022 with applications accepted on a rolling firstname.lastname@example.org||https://dermatology.duke.edu/SOCSFellow||No, but preferred||No, but must have completed 3 years of medical school||Yes + benefits|
|NC||Wake Forest University School of Medicine||Steven Feldman, MD, PhD|
Yes, also full 23-24
|1-3 years||The Center for Dermatology Research at Wake Forest University School of Medicine offers a one to three year research fellowship under the supervision of Dr. Steven Feldman. During this year, the fellow will receive extensive exposure to clinical research, including planning and executing prospective and retrospective studies, case reports, and systematic reviews. Fellows participate in ongoing clinical trials and are responsible for subject recruitment, study visits, data collection and analysis, and manuscript preparation. Research fellows will attend Dr. Feldman's weekly psoriasis clinic and biweekly general dermatology clinic. Fellows often have the opportunity to rotate with other dermatology faculty at Wake Forest. Requirements: Completion of MD/DO is preferred but not required. CV (or materials used to apply for dermatology residency) are recommended.||Completion of MD/DO is preferred but not required. CV (or materials used to apply for dermatology residency) are recommended.||Rolling||Variable||Steve Feldman, MD, PhD email@example.com, cell 336-577-1164||No||No||Sometimes, depending on availability of funding|
|NE||UNMC Dermatology Postdoctoral Research Fellowship||Ashley Wysong MD, MS||Position filled for 2023-24, application open for 2024-25
||1-2 years||This is a 1-2 year clinical research fellowship for physicians interested in pursuing a career in dermatology. It is a unique hybrid position working with the research team primarily on clinical trials, translational science, industry-sponsored studies, and investigator-initiated projects. In addition, fellows will have opportunities to participate in dermatology clinics, resident didactics, Grand Rounds, journal club, research meetings, and other dermatology conferences.||Curriculum Vitae, USMLE Step 1/2/3, Personal Statement, and three letters of recommendation||April 1 annually (rolling)||firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.unmc.edu/dermatology/research/Research%20Fellowships.html||Yes||Yes||Yes, competitive salary with benefits|
|NE||UNMC Year-Long Medical Student Research Fellowship||Ashley Wysong MD, MS||Application closed for 2023-24||1||This is a 1-year long "gap year" research fellowship for medical students interested in pursuing a career in dermatology. The successful applicant has the opportunity to design their own project and to work closely with our research team on ongoing research. Our department is active in clinical studies, clinical trials, translational science, industry-sponsored studies, and investigator-initiated projects. In addition, medical student research fellows will have opportunities to participate in dermatology clinics, resident didactics, Grand Rounds, journal club, research meetings, and other dermatology conferences.||Curriculum Vitae, USMLE Step 1, Personal Statement, one letter of recommendation, and current medical school transcript.||March email@example.com||https://www.unmc.edu/dermatology/research/Research%20Fellowships.html||No||No||Yes, stipend provided|
|NJ||Cooper University Hospital Dermatologic Surgery||Naomi Lawrence, MD||Open for 2023-2024||1||This is a 1 year research position for medical students interested in pursuing a career in Dermatology. Dr. Naomi Lawrence is the director of Dermatologic Surgery and Micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology fellowship director at Cooper University Hospital/ Rowan University. You will have the opportunity to gain a hands-on experience in study design and execution by initiating new studies and continuing existing projects. You will be assisting the recruitment and enrolling research participants, assisting with data collection, preparing and maintaining study records and IRB protocols, assist with data analysis and preparation of manuscripts. You will have direct mentorship by faculty members and have the opportunity to co-author multiple papers. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to attend Cooper’s dermatology conferences and collaborate with residents/fellows.
Please apply through the website:
|CV, Step scores, and 2 references||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org (program coordinator) and email@example.com (Mohs fellow)||No||No||Yes|
|NY||Mount Sinai||Program Director|
Alexandra Golant, MD
Associate Program Director
Jonathan Ungar, MD
|TBD||1||The Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai has a number of research fellowships available to medical students who are interested in pursuing Dermatology. |
The fellowships are typically one year long and are available for students between their 3rd and 4th years of medical school. These fellowships are rigorous and most fellow are able to be very productive (publications, posters, presentations, etc.) during their time with us. In fact, in the past 5 years, 100% of our research fellows have matched into Dermatology.
|We are still considering applicants for the 2021-2022 academic year. Any interested applicants should send an email with their interest, CV, and USMLE Step 1 scores.||Program Director|
Alexandra Golant, MD
Associate Program Director
Jonathan Ungar, MD
|NY||Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center Hidradenitis Suppurativa Fellowship||Steven R. Cohen, MD MPH||TBD||1 year||A one year fellowship open to medical students between their 3rd and 4th years. Currently, Dr. Cohen is investigating various aspects of hidradenitis suppurativa pathogenesis and management, including the role of various inflammatory markers, the efficacy of high-dose intralesional triamcinolone, the impact of COVID-19, and the role of telemedicine. Prior noteworthy projects include reporting on the utility of high dose infliximab and finasteride therapies for hidradenitis suppurativa. Fellows also facilitate a support group for patients suffering with hidradenitis suppurativa. Additionally, fellows participate in and coordinate patient care at the Montefiore Hidradenitis Suppurativa Center, which utilizes a specialized multi-disciplinary approach for hidradenitis suppurativa management.||Only students who have completed their third year of medical school by the start of the fellowship are being considered at this time. Please send a letter of interest along with CV if interested.||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com||No||No||No|
|NY||Northwell||Amit Garg, MD||TBD||1 year||Evaluation of comorbidities and other health outcomes||M3-M4 student or post-grad||N/A||1||amgarg@Northwell.edu||No||No||Yes|
|NY||Northwell Dermatology Clinical Trials Fellowship||Dr. George Han||TBD||1 year||The Northwell Dermatology Clinical Trials Fellow will be responsible for the planning, execution and data collection of clinical trial studies led by Dr. George Han. The fellow will also conduct translational research through our department in collaboration with the Feinstein Institute and with the assistance of our in-house biostatistician. Other educational opportunities include resident didactics and clinical time, both in the dermatology outpatient clinic and with our robust inpatient consult service.||Medical writing experience is a plus - we expect the fellow to be very active in drafting manuscripts for publication||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||Preferred||Preferred||Yes|
|NY||Dermatology Research Fellowship in Cutaneous Malignancy||Darrell S. Rigel, MD, MS||TBD||1||The fellow will become a sub-investigator on clinical trials being conducted at the center and will help prepare manuscripts reporting the results of the trials as a first author, attend conferences, and present research. They will have the opportunity to learn about all aspects of melanoma and other skin cancers. Fellow responsibilities will generally include:|
- Serve as lead author for manuscripts in the field of melanoma and cutaneous malignancy.
- Analyze data related to ongoing studies using SPSS, Stata, or other statistical software. Knowledge of evidence based medicine and research methodology is a must.
- Attend and present at major dermatology conferences.
- Manage SKIN - The Journal of Cutaneous Medicine. Requires assigning reviewers, corresponding with authors and editors, and laying out articles.
-Write educational grants to obtain funding for research, continued medical education including for conferences and virtual grand rounds
-Submit studies for IRB review as necessary.
- A cover letter briefly mentioning prior experience and current interest in the position
- Current CV
- All available USMLE step scores at the time of application
- ≥ 1 Reference or Letter of Recommendation
|Rolling, currently email@example.com||melanomafellowship.net||Yes, must be eligible for NY state medical license||Yes (MD/DO welcome to apply)||Yes, commensurate with PGY status (and benefits!)|
|NY||Nail Disorders Research Fellowship||Shari Lipner MD, PhD||Yes, openings for 2023-2024||1 year||The fellow will have the opportunity to learn about nail disorders with Dr. Lipner, one for the few nail specialists in the country. By the end of the fellowship students have more knowledge about nails than most dermatology residents, so it is really a unique opportunity. Research projects are retrospective and prospective in design. Students have opportunities to work on clinical trials.||Statistics and coding not required, but are preferred. Dr. Lipner is interested in creating social media nail materials so if you have that expertise it is a plus, but not required.||Rolling||2||Dr. Shari Lipner, SHL9032@med.cornell.edu||https://weillcornell.org/slipner||no||no||no|
|NY||Study Coordinator / Sub-I position at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University/SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY!||Jeannette Jakus, MD, MBA||This position is to start as soon as possible for the 2022/2023 academic year||1 to 2 years||The research fellow is expected to perform study coordinator and sub-investigator duties for all dermatology industry sponsored clinical research in our department. You will have the opportunity for original research as well, if desired! Depending on the workload, you will also have opportunity to attend clinics, meet other faculty members in the department of dermatology, and participate in resident academic day.||MD or DO degree desirable; Medical License/license eligibility (PGY-1 year with USMLE Step 3) is a BIG plus but not a requirement.||rolling||1||Dr. Sumer Baroud at firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.downstate.edu/dermatology/research/clinical-trials.html||Preferred but not required||Preferred but not required||Yes|
|NY||Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Fellowship in Oncodermatology and Dermato-oncology||Allan Halpern, MD||Not filled for 2023-2024||1 year (Jul 2023-Jun 2024)||The MSKCC Dermatology Service offers a gap year research fellowship for students between their 3rd and 4th year of medical school. The fellowship runs concurrent with the academic calendar from the beginning of July through the end of June.|
There are typically between 3 and 6 gap year student fellows accepted into the program annually. There is a formal didactic program for the fellowship that covers clinical topics and topics in research methodology. The fellowship is a dedicated research year, but student fellows are also provided with limited clinical exposure during the course of the year. Each student is assigned a primary faculty mentor. All students are expected to complete at least one primary research project from inception through publication. Student fellows typically also work on multiple collaborative studies and usually publish 3-5 papers during the one-year fellowship. Students are responsible for the organization and preparation of weekly clinical/pathologic conferences and research presentations. Students receive a 20,000 dollars stipend for the year. Student follows are encouraged to present their research at a national meeting during their fellowship, for which institutional support may be provided.
The MSKCC Dermatology student gap year fellowship focuses on clinical research. The clinical focus of the dermatology service is on all forms of skin cancer and on the adverse events associated with cancer therapies. Areas of research include epidemiology, novel imaging modalities, outcomes research, and clinical trials.
|Completion of MS3 by the start of the fellowship||January 15th 2024 for 2024-2025 fellowship||3-6||MED, Dermatology Fellowship/Medicine email@example.com|
|NY||NYU Hair and Scalp Diseases Research Fellowship||Dr. Shapiro and Dr. Lo Sicco||Not filled for 2023-2024||1 year||This is a one-year research fellowship where you are provided the opportunity to conduct research and work alongside in clinic with Dr. Shapiro and Dr. Lo Sicco, experts on hair and scalp disorders. We foster a supportive environment for our fellows to have a very productive and stimulating research year experience. We mentor and support our fellows and all of our previous fellows successfully matched into dermatology residency programs. You will have the chance to learn more about the NYU dermatology residency program through grand rounds, conferences, and research with residents. We are looking for students who are highly driven, self-starters, and interested in hair and scalp disorders. Experience with statistics is a plus.||Please email a cover letter describing your interest in our fellowship and your path to dermatology thus far, CV, letter of recommendation, and a research writing sample||Rollingfirstname.lastname@example.org||No||No||We provide funding to attend a conference. We cover all costs associated with research including publication and abstract submissions.|
|OH||University Hospitals/Case Western Reserve University Clinical Trials Fellowship||Dr. Neil Korman||No||1-2 years||The clinical trials fellow works as a sub-investigator on both sponsor- and investigator-initiated clinical trials, the majority of which evaluate new systemic biologic therapy for psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and other inflammatory skin diseases. Responsibilities include recruiting, screening and consenting new patients, completing and documenting all patient visits and assessments, and distributing/documenting correct use of study medication. The fellow works as part of an established clinical trials team and is responsible for running a weekly investigator meeting.||Applicants must have completed an internal medicine, transitional, pediatric, or surgery PGY-1 year prior to beginning a fellowship. Pay and benefits are commensurate to a PGY-2 level.|
Interested applicants should submit the following information:
Letter of interest
Copy of your Dean’s letter
Copy of your USMLE I and II scores
Three letters of recommendation
|until position filled||2||Amanda Davies|
|https://www.uhhospitals.org/medical-education/dermatology-medical-education/clinical-research-fellowship||No||MD/DO||Yes, PGY-2 level|
|OH||Case Western Reserve University||Dr. Neil Korman||TBD||1-3 yrs||Clinical Trials Fellowship|
The clinical trials fellow works as a sub-investigator on both sponsor- and investigator-initiated clinical trials, the majority of which evaluate new systemic biologic therapy for psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, and other inflammatory skin diseases. Responsibilities include recruiting, screening and consenting new patients, completing and documenting all patient visits and assessments, and distributing/documenting correct use of study medication. The fellow works as part of an established clinical trials team and is responsible for running a weekly investigator meeting
|- Letter of interest|
- Updated CV
- Copy of your Dean’s letter
- Copy of your USMLE I and II scores
- Three letters of recommendation
|Rolling||varies from 1-4||Kymberlyn Warner
|https://www.uhhospitals.org/medical-education/dermatology-medical-education/clinical-research-fellowship||USMLE step 1 required, Step 2 optional||Yes||Yes, PGY-2 level|
|OH||Case Western Reserve University||Dr. Neil Korman||TBD||1-3 yrs||Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship|
The Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship is a two- to three-year position, during which the fellow works as a sub-investigator for clinical trials, prepares patient reports for a weekly multidisciplinary cutaneous oncology conference, and assists in a resident capacity in lymphoma/melaNoma clinic. The fellow is also encouraged to work on independent research projects. Cutaneous oncology is both stimulating and challenging, and this fellowship will enable the candidate to establish expertise in medical dermatologic oncology.
|- Letter of interest|
- Updated CV
- Copy of your Dean’s letter
- Copy of your USMLE I and II scores
- Three letters of recommendation
|Rolling||varies from 1-4||Amanda.Davies@UHhospitals.org||https://www.uhhospitals.org/medical-education/dermatology-medical-education/clinical-research-fellowship||USMLE step 1 required, Step 2 optional||Yes||Yes, PGY-2 level|
|OH||MetroHealth Medical Center Clinical Research Fellowship||Thomas Knackstedt, MD||TBD||1||The Dermatology Clinical Research Fellow Program at MetroHealth Medical Center provides a one year in-depth experience in clinical research related to dermatology with a focus on dermatologic oncology to train research fellows to become independent investigators in either academics or industry, through high-level mentorship, seminars, journal clubs, research fellowship infrastructure and laboratory training.||MD/DO Degree|
2 letters of recommendation
Scores from the USMLE Steps 1 and 2
USMLE Step 3 prior to start of fellowship
Ohio Medical license prior to the start date of the fellowship (July 1)
Completed PGY1 in emergency medicine, internal medicine, family medicine, general surgery, pediatrics, OB/GYN or transitional year program prior to starting this fellowship
|OH||Ohio State Research Fellowship||Ben Kaffenberger, MD||TBD||Functions as a clinical research assistant within the OSU Dermatology Clinical Trials Organization. Duties include ~50% devoted to collecting data for sponsored clinical trials and ~50% time devoted to an individual project utilizing data and patients from the institution.||Rolling, Spring of the year.||Normally one||Benjamin.email@example.com||https://medicine.osu.edu/departments/internal-medicine/dermatology/education/research-fellowships||No||No, but must have completed 3rd year||Yes|
|OH||Ohio State Medical Dermatology Research Fellowship||Jessica Kaffenberger, MD||No||1-2 year||The Ohio State University Division of Dermatology is currently accepting applications for a medical dermatology research fellow to start June or July 2022. This one to two year paid fellowship is ideal for highly motivated individuals who wish to gain training in clinical research within the breadth of medical dermatology. The fellow will participate in conducting pharmaceutical-sponsored and investigator-initiated clinical trials. Additionally, the fellow will be encouraged to pursue individually scholarly research and will be mentored and trained in all aspects of study design.||Complete PGY-1 year|
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, USMLE scores (Step 1, Step 2 CS, Step 2 CK), medical school transcript and two to three names of references.
|Rolling||1||Dr. Jessica Kaffenberger at Jessica.Kaffenberger@osumc.edu and Rachel Cooper Rachel.firstname.lastname@example.org||https://wexnermedical.osu.edu/departments/internal-medicine/dermatology/education/research-fellowships||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|OH||Skin of Color (SOC) Fellowship||Kevin Cooper MD||Position open for 2022-2023||1 year||The Skin of Color (SOC) Fellow will work on observational studies and outcomes research training focused on treatment of patients with skin of color, especially as it applies to cutaneous malignancies (CM). The SOC Fellow will receive a strong foundation in academic research with integration of clinical practice, outcomes research, dermato-epidemiology, and translational approaches designed to provide a deeper understanding of skin diseases and skin malignancies disproportionally affecting SOC patients.||Applicants must have completed an ACGME PGY 1 program (i.e. internal medicine, transitional, pediatric, or surgery internship) prior to beginning the SOC fellowship. Pay and benefits are commensurate to a PGY-2 level.|
· Medical Degree
· Completed a one-year internship
· Ohio License
· USMLE Step I, II and III scores
Interested applicants should submit the following information by March 1, 2022:
· Letter of interest
· ERAS application (including Dean’s letter, and all letters of recommendation)
· Updated CV
· Updated USMLE I, II and III scores
|March 1, 2022||1||Amanda Davies, Amanda.Davies@UHhospitals.org||https://www.uhhospitals.org/medical-education/dermatology-medical-education/skin-of-color-fellowship||Yes||MD or DO||Yes|
|OH||Access OSU Dermatology: Expansion of Teledermatology Services to Improve Dermatological Access for Ohio’s Medicaid Population||Dr. Natalie Spaccarelli||TBD||1 year||Research fellow will be a coordinator for the novel Access OSU Dermatology telemedicine program. Through this funded program, Ohio patients with Medicaid coverage will have increased access to dermatologic care provided by OSU Dermatology. The coordinator will function to triage referred patients, ensure timely access to care and follow up, and coordinate the overall implementation of the telemed program. Additionally, the research coordinator will have ample opportunities to pursue both faculty-led and independent research projects, particularly in the area of providing dermatologic care to underserved populations.||Fellows must have completed their first three years of medical school and should send a CV with their Step 1 score included||Rolling, currently accepting email@example.com||No||No||Yes, research fellow will be paid and receive benefits for 35 hours/weekly|
|OR||Oregon Health & Science University Dermatology Research||Varies||TBD||1 year||TBD per faculty mentor||TBD per faculty mentor||rolling||1-2||Sarah Wilkinson firstname.lastname@example.org |
Please complete the information in this link: OHSU Dermatology Research Fellowship
|no||no||yes||We have multiple faculty who have Research Fellowship positions available for 2023-2024. Please indicate your research interests and if you have a mentor in mind already. This will be the best way for you to share a little about yourself and your research interests.
Please complete the information in this link OHSU Dermatology Research Fellowship
The information collected will be shared with our faculty mentors, they will reach out to you directly.
|OR||Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)||Teri Greiling, MD, PhD||TBD||1 year||This is a one-year research fellowship for medical students interested in dermatology and clinical & translational research. The position is available to medical students who have completed their first three years of training. Primary responsibilities include running a clinical trial investigating therapies for a rare skin condition called pityriasis rubra pilaris, handling and analyzing data, and writing abstracts and manuscripts. Research fellows also have the opportunity to rotate in clinic to interact with other providers and take classes through the OHSU human investigations program (to achieve either a certificate or a masters). The fellowship is a paid fellowship based in Portland, Oregon.||Fellows must have completed their first three years of medical school||Rolling||1||Please email greiling@ohsu for interest or questions and include a CV.||No||No||Yes|
|PA||Skin of Color Pre-Residency Fellowship||Dr. Susan C. Taylor||Position open for 2023-2024||1||Funded clinical research fellow aimed to research dermatologic conditions that predominately impact skin of color. The fellowship also offers opportunities for clinical exposure, mentorship, and community engagement.||Rising fourth year medical student |
Official or unofficial transcript
Personal statement describing why you are interested in the fellowship (250-words)
One letter of recommendation
Please submit your curriculum vitae and 250-word personal statement as a single PDF attachment, saved as “Last Name, First Name SOC Fellowship”.
The letter of recommendation may also be added to the above document as a single PDF attachment. Letters of recommendation may also be sent separately to Edward Stokes, Administrative Assistant (Edward.Stokes@pennmedicine.upenn.edu).
If being sent separately, the letter of recommendation should be saved as “Last Name, First Name SOC Fellowship LOR”.
All documents should be sent in an email with the subject "Skin of Color Pre-Residency Fellowship 2023-2024" to: Edward Stokes, Administrative Assistant (Edward.Stokes@pennmedicine.upenn.edu)
|February 3||1-2||Mr. Edward Stokes (Edward.Stokes@PennMedicine.upenn.edu) | email@example.com||https://dermatology.upenn.edu/residents/skin-of-color-research-fellowship/||No||No||Yes|
|PA||University of Pennsylvania||Victoria Werth, MD||Yes||The clinical positions include doing NIH and investigator-initiated studies related to autoimmune skin diseases, including lupus, dermatomyositis, and blistering diseases. The laboratory positions include translational and basic projects related to lupus and dermatomyositis.||None||Rolling deadline, but better to contact in fall.||2 in clinical research and 2 in laboratory firstname.lastname@example.org||https://www.med.upenn.edu/apps/faculty/index.php/g20001880/p6211|
|PA||University of Pennsylvania Dermatology Oncology Center Research Fellowship||Christopher J. Miller, MD||Open for 2023-2024||1 year||The research fellows will focus on clinical studies related to cutaneous oncology, reconstructive surgery, appearance-related science, and patient reported outcomes. A clinical studies unit, research staff, and statistical support are available to assist the fellow in achieving these ambitious goals.||Medical student taking a yearlong break between their 3rd and 4th years of medical school. Highly motivated individuals with strong organizational and writing skills and a genuine interest in pursuing clinical research are encouraged to apply.|
Applicants are expected to be highly-qualified students with a record of academic excellence. Proficiency in epidemiology or biostatistics is preferred but not required. Highly motivated individuals with strong organizational and writing skills and a genuine interest in pursuing clinical research are encouraged to apply.
|12/18/2022||1-3||Brandi Eldridge – email@example.com||https://dermatology.upenn.edu/education/fellowship-training/penndoc/||No||No||Yes|
|PA||Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship||Dr. Alaina James, MD PhD||1 year beginning July 2022||Current 2nd and 3rd-year medical students are encouraged to apply for a one-year Clinical Research Fellowship in the Department of Dermatology.This dedicated research year is designed to prepare medical students for a career in academic dermatology. The student-researcher will interact with community partners, researchers, and dermatologists daily. The clinical student-researcher will join several active research projects focused on skin health equity and medically marginalized communities with the goal of increasing awareness of health inequities in dermatology and developing community-driven strategies. This work may result in sustainable community partnerships, health reciprocity, collaboratively published manuscripts, review papers, and conference posters/podium presentations. Each research project provides the opportunity to be mentored in a community clinical setting. ‘Skin Health Equity Medical Student Researcher will collaborate with the clinical team and community practices to participate in research and professional development. We encourage applications from students from populations historically underrepresented in medicine, as we are committed to the diversification and development of an inclusive environment that supports the goals of all learners.|
Current MS2 and MS3 students interested in advancing community engagement, equity, and scholarship in dermatology. The applicant must have a letter of support and excellent academic achievement from their institution.
|June 28, 2022||1||Carrie Certo - firstname.lastname@example.org|
Martin A. Weinstock, MD, PhD
|Open for 2022-2023||1 Year|
The Brown University Center for Dermatoepidemiology is pleased to announce the availability of a one-year research fellowship for 2022-2023 in our internationally recognized and expanding research program. The primary foci of activities will be epidemiology and/or health services research on melanoma and other cutaneous malignancies and dysplasias as well as teledermatology. Other topics may also be addressed. At this time we expect this fellowship to be conducted largely remotely.
Applicants should send a CV and a letter describing their interests and background to Dr. Weinstock. Please include the names, titles, and contact information for three references.
|Rolling||1||Martin A. Weinstock, MD, PhD|
|SC||MUSC Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship||Lara Wine Lee, MD, PhD||TBD||1-2 years||The majority of the MUSC Dermatology fellowship is spent running the dermatology clinical trials (currently 25+ trials in various stages for both pediatric and adult derm) for which the fellow would see patients to perform physician assessments and any necessary patient procedures. The fellow will learn the ins and outs of clinical trials and how they are run. The fellow will work with excellent study coordinators, Research Manager Courtney Rowley (email@example.com), and receive incredible mentorship from Dr. Wine Lee and other MUSC dermatology faculty. There are constant research papers being initiated and written with help from students and thus plenty of opportunity for publications. The fellow will also have the opportunity to attend resident didactics, grand rounds, and participate in various faculty members clinics.||Please provide a CV and letter of recommendation||N/A||1-2||Courtney Rowley (firstname.lastname@example.org)||https://medicine.musc.edu/departments/dermatology/||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|TX||University of Texas Medical Branch – Department of Dermatology Clinical Research Fellowship||Michael Wilkerson, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology||No||1 year||The Department of Dermatology is offering a one-year clinical research fellowship beginning 7/1/2022. This new and exciting fellowship opportunity will provide clinical and translational research training and experience in an active dermatology department.|
The fellow will have the opportunity to work with multiple attendings with similar research interests within Department, aid in preparation of abstracts and manuscripts which may lead opportunities to present or publish scholarly work.
|Candidates interested in this position should be a graduate of an approved medical school, completed one-year of residency training, and hold a permanent Texas Medical License. Please submit a letter of interest and CV.||May 15, 2022||1||Michael Wilkerson, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology|