Directions in Residency

Dermatology World Directions in Residency is published quarterly by the American Academy of Dermatology Association. 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.

Residents: Do you have good content for Directions in Residency? A Boards Fodder chart, a Race for the Case submission, or other content? Email Dean Monti at dmonti@aad.org.


DIR Winter 2017 IconWinter 2017: Dermatology World Directions in Residency

  • Feature: Self-made financial health
  • Boards Fodder: Update in melanoma therapies

  • Career case study: Medical dermatology

  • Prioritizing debt: What to pay off first
  • Pedicures and publications: Keeping up on evidence-based medicine
  • Race for the Case: Winter 2017
  • Inside this issue: Mallory Shriver Abate, MD

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These comprehensive study charts are now available by category as downloadable PDFs. Below are the most recent editions. You can also download every edition of Boards Fodder dating back to 2002.

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