Episode 10: Pediatric Dermatology: How to Match into a Fellowship and Improve Your SkillsRelease Date: January 25, 2023
In Episode 10 of Cutaneous Miscellaneous, our host Nicholas Brownstone, MD, speaks with Lisa Swanson, MD, a pediatric dermatologist practicing in Boise, Idaho.
The episode begins with board review prep on pediatric dermatology. Dr. Swanson provides tips for learning pediatric dermatology for the board exam, including genodermatoses. She offers high-yield board review pearls on the differential diagnosis of a congenital, vascular-appearing nodule or plaque.
Dr. Brownstone and Dr. Swanson then discuss how to become a better pediatric dermatologist in residency. Dr. Swanson advises on how to perform an efficient pediatric skin biopsy, tips on conducting a pediatric genital skin exam, counseling pearls, and how to handle the psychosocial aspects of skin disease in children.
Learn how to improve your pediatric dermatology skills and how to increase your chances of matching into a Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship!