Does Beaumont Hospital, Trenton offer an internship that is linked or tracked to the dermatology program?
American Osteopathic College of Dermatology and Beaumont Hospital, Trenton do not offer linked or tracked internships into the
When should I apply to the dermatology program?
must first complete an AOA-approved internship before beginning
the dermatology residency program. Candidates must therefore apply
during their internship year.
Is preference given to dermatology program applicants who complete their internships at Beaumont Hospital, Trenton?
preference is not given to applicants who complete their internships at
Beaumont Hospital, Trenton. However, our interns
are given first choice and priority access when scheduling dermatology
What are the program’s affiliations?
Beaumont Medical Center - Trenton Dermatology Program is also part of
the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Statewide
What qualities and skills do successful applicants have?
addition to outstanding academic credentials and board scores,
successful applicants have the ability to work well within a team and to
easily develop rapport with patients and colleagues. Candidates should
also have excellent hands-on and surgical skills as well as a strong
commitment to research and learning.
When are interviews held?
Interviews are usually held in late fall or early winter.
The program offers a weekly residents’ clinic every Tuesday afternoon.
Residents are encouraged to provide long-term continuity of care for
their own group of patients. The clinic is supervised by the Program
What types of educational conferences will I be able to attend as a dermatology resident?
dermatology residents are required to attend the annual American
Osteopathic College of Dermatology Conference, at which they will take
their yearly in-service examination. Residents are also strongly
encouraged to attend the annual American Academy of Dermatology
Conference. In addition, residents may have periodic opportunities to
attend other dermatology, cosmetic, or board review conferences.
What types of rotations make up the core curriculum?
Residents complete rotations in general dermatology as well as cosmetic surgery, Mohs surgery, dermatopathology, and electives.
Is student housing available for rotators?
Student and intern housing is available.
- contact the Department of Medical Education at 734-671-3297
for more information regarding housing