We are pleased to introduce the VisTA (Visiting URiM Trainee Award) Scholars Program, a funded program sponsored by the Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Program, for visiting URiM dermatology residents to rotate in our program.
This program offers a four week visiting rotation* to PGY-3 and PGY-4 residents enrolled in ACGME accredited US Dermatology residency programs, who self-identify as underrepresented in medicine (URiM)**.
* subject to restrictions due to COVID-19 pandemic
** including, but not limited, to Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Cambodian, and Laotian.
- To provide exceptional training in general and subspecialty dermatology
- To support academic and research interests by providing networking opportunities and mentoring relationships within our system
PGY-3 or PGY-4 URiM residents who are currently enrolled and are in good standing at an ACGME-accredited US Dermatology Residency Program. Must be eligible to obtain a Massachusetts limited license and have the support of their program director.
CREDENTIALING and LICENSING
Four month advance notice required for completing credentialing and licensing to allow visiting residents to provide direct patient care. A program letter of agreement must be completed and signed prior to start of rotation.
Application Deadline: 3rd Monday in January for elective occurring in the following academic year (Sept – June)
January 23, 2023 (for electives occurring Sept 2023 – June 2024)
January 22, 2024 (for electives occurring Sept 2024 – June 2025)