Dermatopathology Fellowship

Dermatopathology Fellowship

Duke University Medical Center offers a one-year ACGME accredited dermatopathology fellowship.

The program provides theoretical and practical educational experiences designed to prepare individuals with a background in pathology or dermatology. For the resident with a pathology background, the first eight (8) months will consist of 50% training in clinical dermatology and 50% training in dermatopathology. The remaining four (4) months will consist entirely of dermatopathology training. For the first eight (8) months of training the resident with dermatology background will receive training in anatomic pathology with an emphasis on surgical pathology (50%) and dermatopathology (50%). The remaining four (4) months of training will consist entirely of dermatopathology training. Training will also include the use of a variety of special staining techniques, electron microscopy, immunofluorescence and immunohistochemistry. There is a large selection of in house as well as consult material. The trainee will have graduated responsibility in the sign out of these cases and expect to be active in teaching pathology and dermatology residents. Research is strongly encouraged, the trainee will be expected to select an area of interest in the specialty and pursue them through a clinical/basic research project.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant must be Board certified or eligible in AP/CP or AP and have passed Step 3 of the USMLE.

The Department of Pathology sponsors J1 Visa applications. If you are not a U.S. Citizen, please note your current Visa status clearly on your CAP application form.

Application Requirements

Send CAP standard fellowship application, cover letter, personal statement, curriculum vitae, ECFMG certificate if applicable, copies of USMLE scores (Step 1, Step 2 CK, Step 2 CS and Step 3) and three letters of recommendation. Please provide a clear indication of your Citizenship on your CAP form.

Applications materials may be submitted for review via email to Ginger Griffin

Phone: 919-684-6825
Fax: 919-681-8868

Address letters of recommendation to:
M. Angelica Selim, MD
Director, Dermatopathology Fellowship
ATTENTION: Ginger Griffin
Duke University Medical Center
DUMC 3712
Durham, NC 27710

Important Dates

2018-2019 Fellowship:

Filled

2019-2020 Fellowship:

Filled

Accepting applications for 2020-2021:

June 1, 2018

Deadline for Applications for 2020-2021:

 August 1, 2018

Hidden Staff/Faculty: 
Maria Angelica Selim, MD, Kenneth Ellington, MD, Rami Al-Rohil MBBS. Parisa Mansoori
Current Fellows
Parisa Mansoori, MD

Parisa Mansoori, MD

Dermatopathology

Isfahan University of Medical Sciences

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Faculty

Maria Angelica Selim, MD

Program Director

Phone: 919-681-4632

Fax: 919-684-8693

Rami Al-Rohil, MBBS

Rami Al-Rohil, MBBS

DUMC 3712

Durham, NC 27710

Phone: 919-684-7738

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Kenneth Ellington, MD

Kenneth Ellington, MD

3643 North Roxboro Road

Durham, NC 27704

Office: 919-470-5252

Fax: 919-470-7373

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