The education of the residents in the UPMCMEP in Dermatology Residency Program is an integrated, comprehensive and dynamic process. The program emphasizes "3 cores" to train residents in a holistic manner under the auspice of the ACGME and ABD, as well as the departmental Resident and Fellow Education Committee and the University of Pittsburgh GME office. The "3 cores" that form the foundation of our educational process are the following:

  1. Core Competencies
  2. Core Education
  3. Core Investigation