Duncan O. and Ella M. Poth Endowed Fellowship in Dermatology

The Program for Clinical Research in Dermatology (PCRID) in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Michigan aims to train physicians to become highly competent clinical researchers. The 2- to 3-year training program encompasses comprehensive training in clinical research within the breadth of dermatology under the direction of Dr. Mio Nakamura. The fellow will participate in conducting pharmaceutical-sponsored and investigator-initiated clinical trials and work with basic scientists on the clinical aspects of translational studies. The fellow will gain extensive experience in conducting clinical research from start to finish including study design and protocol development, grant writing, regulatory and budgeting skills, study coordination, subject recruitment and screening, conducting study visits, data collection and analysis, and manuscript preparation.

Benefits and Compensation

The fellow will receive a salary based on the NIH stipend rates.

Eligibility for Fellowship Training

Qualified applicants will have completed at least a one-year ACGME-accredited internship by the specified start date of the fellowship. Applicants must maintain a valid Michigan Medical license throughout the training period.

Number of Positions

One position with a start date of July 1, 2022

Length of Training

2-3 years

Application Process and Contact

Interested applicants should email a letter of interest and CV to:

Mio Nakamura, MD, MS
Program for Clinical Research in Dermatology
University of Michigan
1618 Taubman Center
1500 E Medical Center Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
734-936-7519
mionak@med.umich.edu