Dermatology Medical Education

Advanced Training in Dermatology

The Department of Dermatology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center offers a Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship and a Dermatology Residency Training Program. These programs offer opportunities for training and educational experiences.

About Our Residency Program

The three-year residency program leads to eligibility for certification by the American Board of Dermatology.

Candidates for certification are required to have a total of four years of postgraduate training, which would include one year postgraduate training in one of the following broad-based programs in the United States accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or a similar program in Canada accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada:

  • a transitional year (formerly called flexible first postgraduate year), or
  • a first-year residency in internal medicine, general surgery, family practice, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, or emergency medicine

Learn more about the Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Training Program.

Surgery Training

Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship

Our Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship provides training in the management of highly complex oncologic cases.

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Residency Training Program

The Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Training Program hosts several opportunities for training in dermatology.

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Department of Dermatology

The Department of Dermatology offers comprehensive dermatologic diagnostic and therapeutic services.