The applicant must:

  1. Have completed an accredited residency in Dermatology.

  2. Be either certified or eligible for the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) examination. If eligible, must take the board examination at the first opportunity and obtain board certification.

  3. Be eligible for a staff position at the VA Medical Center, which includes having a state license to practice medicine.



Matching Program

The fellowship program participates in central application service (CAS) of the San Francisco Match.

The deadline for submission is August 31 of the year prior to the start of the academic year. Interviews will be arranged in the fall for qualified candidates.


Information about the match and registration material can be found at