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FRM F098 - Careers in Academic Dermatology

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Sunday, March 03

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room D233/234

Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Director: Lindy Peta Fox, MD, FAAD


  • April W. Armstrong, MD, MPH, FAAD
  • Jeremy S. Bordeaux, MD, MPH, FAAD
  • Keith Choate, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Kelly M. Cordoro, MD, FAAD
  • Adam Rubin, MD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • 1. Describe different career options in academic dermatology.
  • 2. Identify potential role models in various fields of academic dermatology.
  • 3. Identify routes for funding a career in academic dermatology.

In this session, attendees will learn about different career options in academic dermatology. Approachable, dynamic, and successful academic dermatologists will describe their daily work schedules, the training required, financial reimbursement, available funding sources, and pearls for a successful career in his/her chosen field of academic dermatology. There will be a panel discussion and/or breakout sessions at the end of the session during which time attendees can ask questions of the speakers. The session is intended for dermatology residents interested in learning more about or pursuing a career in academic dermatology.


Sunday, March 03
3:30 PMPediatric Dermatology / Dr. Cordoro
3:30 PMComplex Medical Dermatology/Inpatient Dermatology / Dr. Fox
3:30 PMProcedural Dermatology / Dr. Bordeaux
3:30 PMDermatopathology / Dr. Rubin
3:30 PMClinical Research/ Teledermatology / Dr. Armstrong
3:30 PMInvestigative Dermatology / Dr. Choate