Suggested order of learning modules

Suggested order of modules for a two-week rotation

Week 1
   
Monday The skin exam
Basic science of the skin
Morphology
Dermatologic therapies
Tuesday Benign skin lesions
Molluscum contagiosum
Warts
Wednesday Acne and rosacea Psoriasis
Thursday Childhood atopic dermatitis Contact dermatitis
Friday Adult fungal infections
Pediatric fungal infections
Red scaly rash
Week 2
   
Monday Actinic keratosis and
squamous cell carcinoma

Basal cell carcinoma
Tuesday Evaluation of pigmented
lesions
Melanoma
Wednesday Bacterial skin infection

Stasis dermatitis and leg ulcers

Thursday Drug reactions
Petechiae purpura and
vasculitis

Urticaria
Friday Blisters
Viral exanthems
Infestations/bites


Suggested order of modules for a four-week rotation

Week 1
   
Monday The skin exam
Basic science of the skin     
Morphology
Dermatologic therapies
Tuesday Benign skin lesions Warts
Wednesday Acne and rosacea Psoriasis
Thursday Adult fungal infections

Friday The red face

Week 2
   
Monday Actinic keratosis and
squamous cell carcinoma
    
Basal cell carcinoma
Tuesday Evaluation of pigmented
lesions
Melanoma
Wednesday Bacterial skin infection Stasis dermatitis and leg ulcers
Thursday Petechiae purpura and
vasculitis

Friday The red leg
Mid-rotation feedback
Week 3
   
Monday Childhood atopic dermatitis
Contact dermatitis
Tuesday Pediatric fungal
infections
Infestations/bites
Wednesday Drug reactions
Urticaria
Thursday Light rashes
Dark rashes
Friday Red scaly rash
Week 4
   
Monday Blisters
Molluscum contagiousum
Tuesday Viral exanthems                         

Wednesday

Optional modules: Dermatoses in pregnancy; Erythema nodosum; Erythroderma; HIV dermatology

Thursday Review/study
Friday Testing/evaluation End-of-rotation feedback


Additional resources

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The Basement Membrane Zone video lecture

A free, 3D animated video lecture.

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Boards' Fodder archive

Access AAD's Boards' Fodder library.

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Future of Dermatology Roundtable

Specialty thought leaders are featured in this video series.

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Leadership Institute

Provides training, mentoring, and networking opportunities.

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Dialogues in Dermatology

A monthly audio subscription program.

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Performance Improvement CME

A Web-based program to improve patient care.