This Program is Awaiting Approval from the Board of Directors.

Curriculum Requirements

DER 601Introduction to Dermatology1
DER 602Skin Anatomy and History2
DER 603Skin Biology and Pathophysiology2
DER 604Microbiology of the Skin1
DER 605Immunology of the Skin2
DER 606Dermato-epidemiology2
DER 607Dermatopharmacology2
DER 608Photobiology & Photomedicine1
DER 609Skin Carcinogenesis2
DER 610Clinical Skin Diseases2
DER 611Visualizing the Skin2
DER 612Grant Writing1
DER 613Techniques in Skin Research2
DER 614Innovation in Dermatology1
DER 615Dermatology Health Care Delivery1
DER 631Advances in Dermatology1
DER 632Advances in Dermatology1
DER 633Advances in Dermatology1
DER 641Frontiers in Sciences1
DER 642Frontiers in Sciences1
DER 643Frontiers in Sciences1
DER 661Research Rotation1
DER 662Research Rotation1
DER 663Research Rotation1
Total Credit Hours33

This Program is Awaiting Approval from the Board of Directors.

Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
First SemesterCredit Hours
DER 601 Introduction to Dermatology 1
DER 602 Skin Anatomy and History 2
DER 603 Skin Biology and Pathophysiology 2
DER 604 Microbiology of the Skin 1
DER 605 Immunology of the Skin 2
DER 606 Dermato-epidemiology 2
DER 631 Advances in Dermatology 1
DER 641 Frontiers in Sciences 1
DER 661 Research Rotation 1
 Credit Hours13
Second Semester
DER 607 Dermatopharmacology 2
DER 608 Photobiology & Photomedicine 1
DER 609 Skin Carcinogenesis 2
DER 610 Clinical Skin Diseases 2
DER 611 Visualizing the Skin 2
DER 612 Grant Writing 1
DER 632 Advances in Dermatology 1
DER 642 Frontiers in Sciences 1
DER 662 Research Rotation 1
 Credit Hours13
Third Semester
DER 613 Techniques in Skin Research 2
DER 614 Innovation in Dermatology 1
DER 615 Dermatology Health Care Delivery 1
DER 633 Advances in Dermatology 1
DER 643 Frontiers in Sciences 1
DER 663 Research Rotation 1
 Credit Hours7
 Total Credit Hours33