It is the mission of the Department of Dermatology to train Dermatologists with a broad range of skills, talents, educational and cultural backgrounds to become excellent clinicians and care for the diverse population of Sacramento and beyond.
To prepare residents for academic practice or post-graduate fellowships, if they so desire. This includes the opportunity for protected research time in appropriate circumstances
To train physicians who will give back to the profession. This could include research, leadership at local, regional, or national levels, advocacy, care for the underserved, education, mentoring, etc
To train ethical physicians who always provide care that is in the best interest of their patients.
To instill an excitement and enthusiasm for dermatology, which will translate to a desire for life-long learning
To create a collegial and positive atmosphere that enhances learning and makes the practice of medicine enjoyable
To create an environment that promotes resident well-being, and helps them develop habits that will support an appropriate work-life balance throughout their professional career
To select and develop faculty who are dedicated to teaching and who are well-equipped to support and carry out programmatic aims.
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