Instruction in state-of-the art dermatologic care is available to students in our program in all areas of dermatology including pediatric dermatology, dermatologic surgery (including Mohs micrographic surgery), adult dermatology, phototherapy, and laser therapy.
Medical students are exposed to a wide range of dermatologic diseases, including:
- collagen vascular diseases
- skin cancer
- autoimmune diseases
Medical students rotating in dermatology are expected to gain an understanding of common dermatologic diseases, including:
- cutaneous oncology (including the evaluation of pigmented lesions)
- dermatoses associated with internal diseases
- drug eruptions
- dermatologic therapy
The Department of Dermatology offers an away elective for M4 medical students. The Medical College of Wisconsin’s Office of the Registrar can assist students with the application process for this elective as well as provide information on local housing options.
Visiting Medical Underrepresented in Medicine (URiM) Student Elective Program
The Medical College of Wisconsin is currently offering a Visiting Medical URiM Student Elective Program (application deadline April 15, 2021). Accepted students will receive a travel stipend up to $2,000 to cover application costs, housing, transportation, and other living expenses.
To submit application materials or if you have questions regarding dermatology research opportunities, please contact email@example.com.