Application Rules and Requirements

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Applications to be a Rising Derm Star® will be accepted only from July 16, 2018 to August 17, 2018. Please use the e-submission form on the next page of this website or send applications to risingdermstars@gmail.com (preferred method).

Applicants must be in year 1-3 of a US or Canadian dermatology residency training program or a dermatology fellowship training program at the time of the conference.
 
Each applicant will be asked to submit the following:
 
A brief research report (no more than 500 words, 2 tables and 5 references) summarizing the content of a proposed oral presentation to be delivered during a special session at the  2018 Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference®.  (The submisison will also be considered for publication in an upcoming issue of SKIN - The Journal of Cutaneous Medicine(R), the official journal of the conference)
 
A brief letter of good standing and recommendation from the applicant's training director.
  
An abbreviated curriculum vitae (1 page).
 
A personal statement indicating why the applicant should be selected (250 word maximum).
 
Winners will be notified by email on or about August 25, 2018.