Educational conferences in dermatology residency programs

Don Mehrabi, Ponciano D Cruz

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To characterize conferences in dermatology residency programs, we surveyed directors and chief residents. Most respondents thought their amount of conference time was just right (7-8 hours/wk); they also identified grand rounds, dermatopathology, and clinical images as best implemented, whereas journal club and basic science needed most improvement. By contrast, respondents diverged regarding conferences they wanted to establish; directors identified research and basic science, whereas chief residents listed pediatrics and surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)523-524
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2006

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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