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Due to the limited number of academic faculty able to present at our meeting and other related factors, we are no longer able to host the high-caliber meeting that our attendees and exhibitors have come to expect.

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Resident Jeopardy

Test your dermatologic knowledge in an exciting game show format!

Represent your institution and join us for Resident Jeopardy at the 2020 AAD Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado. This dynamic, fast-paced take on the classic television show Jeopardy presents challenging self-assessment trivia where teams compete to test their knowledge of dermatology! The session is open to all Annual Meeting attendees. Audience members can attend and self-assess. Everyone has fun!

Logistic details:

Resident Jeopardy (Symposium S042)
Sunday, March 22 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Participants should plan to be present for the entire session

Eligibility requirements:

  1. Residents are required for participation. Provide your year of training and email address.

  2. You must register for the Annual Meeting to be eligible to participate in the Resident Jeopardy session. If you do not plan to attend the Annual Meeting, please do not sign-up.

  3. Create a team name. Have fun with it!

  4. Provide the names of the two residents (same institution) as contestants

    1. institution

    2. include year of training

    3. email address

    4. a phone number where you can be easily reached – cell works best.

  5. Provide an interesting/fun fact or two about your team and/or individual resident – be creative, e.g.,

    1. scariest thing you’ve ever done

    2. most embarrassing moment

    3. favorite childhood memory

    4. what’s on your bucket list

    5. hidden talent (back flip, talk like Elmo?)

    6. guilty pleasure (cookie dough?)

    7. biggest fear (being on a game show?)

    8. favorite food, place, person (Taylor Swift?)


Participant 1 –
Team name - Team Lobomycosis
Jimmy Johns, Hitchcock Medical Center, PGY-2,, cell- 555-555-5555
I once watched a Netflix series for 24 hours straight without sleep while devouring 3 large pizzas.

Participant 2 –
Team name - Team Lobomycosis
Justin Thyme, Hitchcock Medical Center, PGY-3,, cell 666-666-6666
I can name all 50 states in alphabetical order in 64 seconds.

Resident Jeopardy application submission details:

To sign up for Resident Jeopardy, applicants need to send their team information (see Example: above) to Please include Resident Jeopardy in the subject line.

The submission deadline is December 19, 2019. Email notifications will be sent to the teams in January 2020.


The winning team will receive a very cheesy trophy and bragging rights for one year.