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Directions in Residency

DermWorld Directions in Residency is published quarterly by the Academy. The publication includes features that will help you make the most of your residency experience and prepare you for the next stages of your career.

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Residents: Do you have good content for DermWorld Directions in Residency? A Boards Fodder chart, a Race for the Case submission, or other content? Check out the submission guidelines (PDF) and email Dean Monti.

Summer 2022: DermWorld Directions in Residency (PDF)
  • Feature: The road beyond residency: What I wish I’d known by Dean Monti, MFA

  • Race for the Case: Summer 2022 by Marely Santiago-Vázquez, MD, and Xavier Sánchez, MD, FAAD

  • Boards Fodder: Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (PDF) by Kristina M. Lim, DO, Emily Chea McEldrew, DO, and Cynthia L. Bartus, MD, FAAD, FACMS

  • Clinical pearls: Patch test pearls (PDF) by Peggy Wu, MD, MPH, FAAD, and Marjorie Montanez-Wiscovich, MD, PhD, FAAD

  • Resident Life: Boston and beyond! Residents buzz about AAD meetings by Morgan Murphrey, MD, MS

  • Inside this issue: Naomi Briones, MD

Boards Fodder archive

Access more than 100 study charts for residents.

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Career Case Study archive

Access insider tips from dermatologists to help residents choose a subspecialty.

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Clinical Pearls archive

Get top tips from experts about key information residents should know before they begin their careers in practice.

Directions in Residency archive

Access past issues of Directions in Residency.

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