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Advanced Practice Provider Post-Graduate Training Program

The Dermatology Advanced Practice Provider Training Program at the Medical College of Wisconsin is a 12 month certificate program. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive training program to prepare our APPs to practice in a variety of dermatologic settings.

NOTICE 
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the application cycle scheduled to open January 1, 2021 for a July 1, 2021 start date is not confirmed at this time. Further information will be posted when available. We thank you for your interest in our program.

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Program Components
  • Clinical Training
  • Didactic Sessions (Faculty Lectures, Chapter Reviews, Kodachromes)
  • Journal Club
  • Dermatoethics
  • Quality Improvement
  • Grand Rounds
  • Pigs' Feet Surgical Workshops
  • Hands-On Cosmetic Workshops
Current Offerings
We accept one to two APPs to begin July 1 of each year.
Admission Requirements
  • Graduation from an accredited PA/NP training program
  • Masters Degree or higher
  • NCCPA or APN certification completed prior to program start date
  • Upon acceptance, a Wisconsin state license will be required by July 1
Application Requirements
  • Completed Application
  • Current CV
  • Official transcripts from undergraduate and graduate schools
  • Official copy of NCCPA or AANPCB scores (sent directly from the certifying body)
  • Three current professional letters of recommendation (sent directly from the letter writer or sealed with the letter writer’s signature over the envelope seal)
  • Personal statement explaining your interest in the specialty of Dermatology (not to exceed one page)

Please mail documents to the attention of Shelly Martin or email smartin@mcw.edu.

Department of Dermatology
Attn: Shelly Martin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Download the Application (PDF)

Timeline
  • January 1 – application process opens
  • March 1 – application deadline
  • April (TBD) – interviews will be held (invitations will be sent to those selected to interview)
  • July 1 – program start date
Credential Awarded
A certificate of completion will be awarded from the Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Dermatology.
Annual Salary
$55,000 with MCW benefit package.
Benefits
Visit Medical College of Wisconsin Human Resources for more information.

Program Director

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Linda H. Lee, PhD, MD

Assistant Professor

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the Dermatology Advanced Practice Provider Training Program, please contact:

Shelly Martin
Department of Dermatology
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

smartin@mcw.edu
(414) 955-3106