Micrographic Surgery & Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship

The University of Michigan Department of Dermatology Micrographic Surgery & Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship reflects the broad scope and growth of dermatologic surgery and cutaneous oncology. Our 2-year training program encompasses comprehensive training with seven supervising faculty. During the first year of our program, successful applicants will complete the ACGME accredited training program. During the second year of the program, the fellow will become a faculty member (Clinical Instructor) in our Department. This year is intended to allow further exploration of career interests and provides time to solidify the skills learned during the fellowship year. Our training program involves: Mohs surgery including advanced reconstruction; multidisciplinary non-melanoma skin cancer management; treatment of melanoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, and other rare tumors (over 1,500 new cases annually) including advanced multidisciplinary management.

Benefits, Compensation, & Prerequisites for Employment at Michigan Medicine

The University of Michigan offers highly competitive salaries and tremendous benefits to our residents/fellows. An overview of salary, benefits and employment eligibility is available on the GME Office website, under “Prospective Residents/Fellows”.

Eligibility for Fellowship Training

Qualified applicants will have completed a dermatology residency program which meets ACGME requirements by the specified start date.  Board eligibility in dermatology is required at the beginning of the fellowship.

ACGME Program Requirements

All required clinical education for entry into ACGME-accredited fellowship programs must be completed in an ACGME-accredited residency program, an AOA-approved residency program, a program with ACGME International (ACGME-I) Advanced Specialty Accreditation, or a Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC)-accredited or College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)-accredited residency program located in Canada.

Number of Positions

One position with a start date of July 1, 2023

Length of Training

Two Years

  • Year 1 - Training in ACGME accredited fellowship program
  • Year 2 - Join our Department as a faculty member (Clinical Instructor), intended to allow further exploration of career interests and provides time to solidify skills learned during the fellowship year

Application Process

Interested applicants should apply on-line at www.sfmatch.org.

Important Dates

  • August 1, 2022  Application deadline
  • Fall 2022 Interview invitations will be sent
  • Fall 2022 Interviews - per institutional guidelines, our interviews will be virtual this year
  • December 1, 2022 Rank Order List Deadline SF Match Timetable
  • December 8, 2022 Match Results
  • July 1, 2023 Fellowship Begins

Selection Process

Applications are reviewed by a faculty-based committee


Please contact our Fellowship Program Coordinator, Amanda Lewis at [email protected] with further questions.  Please note, we are unable to provide application status updates.