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Past Editors: Elise Weisert, Michael Ryan, Keith Wagner, Tim Allen, Kristyna Gleghorn, Dung Mac, Alex Acosta, William Tausend, Sheila Jalalat, Rebecca Philips, Chelsea Altinger, Lindsey Hunter, Alison Wiesenthal, Leslie Scroggins, Mara Dacso, Ashley Group, Fadi Constantine, Emily Fridlington, Joslyn Witherspoon, Tasneem Poonawalla.

Thursday, September 27, 2007

Useful Website

One of our members (Conner) came across a website that you may find useful. It has match information indicating where matched derm applicants have gone to medical school for the past several years.


Upcoming DIG Meeting

Hello All!

We will be having our first DIG meeting of the year on Monday, October 8, at 5 pm in the Dermatology Conference Room (4th floor McCollough Building). We will be discussing our plans for this school year - speakers, service projects, etc. If you have any questions, please email Ashley Group at argroup@utmb.edu or Fadi Constantine at fcconsta@utmb.edu.

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

UTMB to Host Texas Dermatological Society Meeting November 2-4, 2007

The UTMB Department of Dermatology has announced that it will host the Annual Fall Meeting of the Texas Dermatological Society on Friday, November 2nd through Sunday, November 4th at the Moody Gardens Resort & Spa in Galveston, Texas. The program schedule is available at http://www.texasdermatology.org/files/TDSfall2007.pdf UTMB dermatology residents and dermatopathology fellows will present patients at UTMB (5th floor University Clinics Building) from 9-10 am on Sunday morning, November 4th from 9-10 am, with case discussions to follow from 10:20 am through noon. UTMB medical students with an interest in dermatology are encouraged to attend.

Monday, September 17, 2007

New Clinical Dermatology Fellowship at UTMB-Austin

The UTMB DIG welcomes Dr. Dianne Kovacic, the first clinical dermatology fellow at UTMB-Austin. This 12-month fellowship will focus on dermatologic infectious diseases and underserved populations. Dr. Jason Reichenberg is the fellowship director. We look forward to working with Drs. Kovacic and Reichenberg during our UTMB dermatology electives in Austin during the 2007-2008 academic year.