Dermatology Residency Program

Welcome to our Dermatology Residency Program website. I am delighted that you are considering our residency program for your post graduate training. We are a reputable department with faculty who are passionate about the opportunity of training dermatologists. 

We have faculty members with knowledge in medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, surgery, cosmetics, dermatopathology, laser therapy and basic science. Our program has strong didactics so that residents may pursue individual interests and understand the social and ethical complexities of practicing medicine.

In addition, we are based in the heart of the District of Columbia.  We are affiliated with Children's National Medical Center, Walter Reed Army Medical Center as well as the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center.

We look forward to reviewing your application and discovering more about you.

Thank you,

Mission Statement

To provide educational and practical experience that will enable trainees to deliver superior specialized care to patients with diseases of the skin, hair, nails and mucous membranes. 


The Dermatology Residency fulfills the requirements for training as stated by the American Board of Dermatology and is accredited by the ACGME.


You will be eligible to take the American Board of Dermatology examination upon completion of the residency.