The Dermatology Residency at IU School of Medicine is a three-year program with 13 total residency positions. Each year, two PGY-1 (categorial) and two PGY-2 positions (advanced) are available. Every third year, another advanced PGY-2 position is available. The residency program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and participates in the National Resident Matching Program.
The Dermatology Residency training program is designed to develop self-directed, self-motivated, lifelong learners and foster development of problem-solving and critical thinking skills in practicing dermatologists with thorough knowledge of dermatology and evidence-based medicine. Participants in this residency program develop self-confidence and awareness of clinical limitations as they prepare for the rapidly evolving aspects of managed care.