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The purpose of the DIGA blog is to unite student dermatology interest groups across the nation and allow DIGs to communicate in an easy effective manner.

If you would like to share events your DIG is planning or what your DIG accomplished this semester please email blog@derminterest.org and have your school featured on our blog!

We are open to suggestions for improvement and feedback on how to make the blog (and website) fit your needs! 

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By DIGA Blogger on 4/27/2014 9:43 AM
The Department of Dermatology at the Hofstra NSLIJ School of Medicine has received initial accreditation for a training program. At this time, we are seeking candidates for PGY2 positions only who have or will have successfully completed a qualifying PGY1 training year prior to matriculation on July 1, 2014. Applications are due by Friday, May 9th.
By DIGA Blogger on 4/10/2014 7:46 AM
Open PGY-3 Dermatology Resident Position (second-year resident) at Roger Williams Medical Center in Providence, RI--position will start July 1, 2014. Applications for this position are NOT being accepted through ERAS. If you are aware of candidates who are highly motivated and eligible to transfer, we would appreciate you making them aware of this opportunity.  Please email an updated CV and a brief statement explaining why you are interested in transferring to dcolwell@chartercare.org. Donna Colwell

Program Coordinator

Roger Williams Medical Center

Department of Dermatology and Skin Surgery



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By DIGA Blogger on 4/6/2014 6:53 PM
Open PGY-3 dermatology resident position (second-year resident) or PGY-2 dermatology resident position (first-year resident) at Kaiser Permanente Southern California. Preference will be given to PGY3 applicants. Position will start July 1, 2014. Applications for this position are NOT being accepted through ERAS. Please email the below files to Vanessa.X.Hernandez@kp.org. - updated CV - personal statement - USMLE transcripts/board part 1, 2, and 3 scores - Three letters of recommendation, one from your current program director - photo THIS POSITION HAS NOW BEEN FILLED
By DIGA Blogger on 3/26/2014 11:02 AM
Johns Hopkins University Department of Dermatology has announced openings for their 2 year Wound Fellowship starting July 1, 2014. Completion of a PGY-1 year and passing of Step III is required for the position. For more details, please visit DIGA's Research Fellowship Opportunities by clicking here.
By DIGA Blogger on 2/7/2014 2:05 PM
The Department of Dermatology at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is recruiting full-time faculty for the 2014 academic year. Candidates must be board eligible/board certified in Dermatology and eligible for appointment at Brown for Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.
By DIGA Blogger on 1/15/2014 1:33 AM
Due to recent ACGME approval to increase the size of our training program, the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Dermatology Residency Training Program will have one additional PGY-3 position (second year) available beginning July 1, 2014. Applications for this position are NOT being accepted through ERAS. If you are aware of candidates who are highly motivated to train in dermatology, and are eligible/interested to transfer as a PGY-3 in July, we would appreciate you making them aware of this opportunity. Interested candidates should contact John Kawaoka, MD, Program Director by email at john_kawaoka@brown.edu with their updated curriculum vitae. Thank you, Abrar Qureshi, M.D. Chairman Department of Dermatology Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
By DIGA Blogger on 8/10/2013 11:54 PM
Hey everyone,

We are currently seeking medical students interested in a dermatology career to serve as a DIGA officer for 2014-2015. A brief summary of each positions' roles is provided below. If you are interested in applying to one of these positions, please send a copy of your CV and completed officer application to apply@derminterest.org.

To apply, simply download, complete, and email your CV and DIGA Officer Application.
By DIGA Blogger on 8/10/2013 11:43 PM
Completing a clinical research fellowships in dermatology is a great way to gain a greater understanding and impact the field of dermatology. Several positions are still open for 2013-2014 cycle and NEW applications have opened for the 2014-2015 year! Information concerning these fellowships can be viewed on DIGA's Research Fellowship webpage. This list of available research fellowships is constantly being updated as we are notified of status changes by fellowship programs.

If you know of a research fellowship program not listed on our website, please email the program's name, appropriate contact, email and/or phone number to fellowships@derminterest.org. 
By DIGA Blogger on 4/11/2013 4:36 PM
Due to recent ACGME approval to increase the size of our training program, the Baylor College of Medicine Dermatology Residency Training Program will have one additional position available beginning July 1, 2013.  Applications for July 1, 2014 are not being accepted outside of ERAS at this time.  If you are aware of candidates who are highly motivated to train in dermatology, and are eligible to begin as a PGY2 in July, we would appreciate you making them aware of this opportunity.  Those interested should contact Sylvia Hsu, M.D., at shsu@bcm.edu, as soon as possible with a CV and USMLE scores.
 
Thank you,
 
John E. Wolf, Jr., M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Dermatology
Baylor College of Medicine
By DIGA Blogger on 4/7/2013 10:59 PM
Hey everyone,

Thank you for visiting our website. Two new sections are now available, "Advice for Applicants" and "Research". Over the past several years, DIGA's faculty advisors have generously provided advice to applicants on a variety of topics. This advice has been consolidated and is now available under the heading "Advice for Applicants". Similarly, information about available and historical research opportunities/fellowships can be found under the heading "Research".

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