Residency

The Dermatology Residency Program at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is an ACGME approved three-year program (PGY-2 through PGY-4). The program is accredited to take up to six residents per year. The residency is an integrated program, utilizing the combined facilities of the Anschutz Medical Campus, Children's Hospital Colorado, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Denver Health Medical Center. Graduates of our program are prepared for a career in either academic medicine or clinical practice.

Strengths of Our Program

  • Training on the largest medical referral facility in the Rocky Mountain region.
  • Four accessible training sites which offer unique learning opportunities, and the combined experience at each of these sites ensures exceptional clinical training.
  • State-of-the art clinical and research facilities on a recently-built (2007) campus.
  • Sub-specialty clinics in contact dermatitis, cutaneous lymphoma, high risk skin cancer, hair loss, epidermolysis bullosa/wound healing, genetic skin disease, and vascular anomalies.
  • Facilities include a Cutaneous Oncology Center where Surgical Dermatology and the Division of Medical Oncology are integrated to optimize management of patients with melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer.
  • Large patient population provides opportunities to learn from both routine and complex skin disorders in children and adults.
  • Structured didactic training with conferences staffed by attending physicians.
  • Approved fellowships in Dermatopathology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and Pediatric Dermatology.

Anschutz Cancer Pavilion​

  • Located at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado, just seven miles east of downtown Denver.
  • One of the nation’s newest education, research, and patient care facilities.
  • Largest academic health center west of Chicago and north of Texas.
  • Home base for the residency program where the majority of the clinical and didactic training takes place.
  • Site where the majority of the sub-specialty clinics are held and where many of the highly complex referral cases are seen.
  • Dedicated inpatient dermatology consultation service provides consistent opportunities to learn from the most severe and acute dermatologic conditions.
  • World class dermatopathologists work alongside trainees and are invaluable contributors to weekly didactic sessions.
  • Two full-time Mohs Micrographic Surgeons attend a busy procedural service within a unique Cutaneous Oncology suite, alongside colleagues in the Division of Medical Oncology.
  • Major site for clinical research with focuses in atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, CTCL, melanoma, and non-melanoma skin cancer.
  • Training site for the Dermatopathology and Mohs Micrographic Surgery fellowship programs.

Children's Hospital Colorado​

  • ​Located on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
  • Ranked as one of the best children’s hospitals nationally by US News and World Report for more than a decade.
  • Largest pediatric medical center within our seven-state region.
  • Permanent pediatric dermatology clinic and procedural suite staffed by board-certified pediatric dermatologists, pediatric dermatologic surgeons, and a pediatric dermatopathologist.
  • Unique medical sub-specialty foci in genetic skin disorders and epidermolysis bullosa/wound healing.
  • Major referral center for patients with vascular anomalies and surgical conditions requiring procedural treatment strategies.
  • Training site for the Pediatric Dermatology fellowship.

Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center

  • State-of-the-art facility on the Anschutz Medical Campus recently opened in January 2018.
  • Distinctive patient population offers extremely valuable experiences in both the short- and long-term management of patients with skin cancer.
  • Multiple surgical clinics are held weekly and staffed by permanent and volunteer dermatologic surgeons.
  • Teledermatology at this site provides opportunities to utilize current technology in order to best serve geographically isolated patients in multiple neighboring states.
  • Focus on epidemiologic dermatology with multiple research opportunities.
  • Many advocacy and teaching opportunities with primary care providers, residents, and medical students.

Denver Health Medical Center

  • Located nine miles west of the Anschutz Medical Campus.
  • Twenty-five percent of all Denver residents receive their medical care at Denver Health.
  • Serves a diverse and underinsured patient population who tend to have more advanced, undiagnosed dermatologic disease.
  • Opportunities to learn how to optimize long term management of patients with limited resources.
  • Comprehensive approach to care with adult, pediatric, and surgical dermatology clinics held weekly. Relatively higher numbers of patients with autoimmune connective tissue diseases and immunobullous diseases.

The Department of Dermatology is accepting applications through the ERAS system from September through early November each year.  We offer six positions through the following Match.

  • ERAS application.
  • A minimum of three letters of recommendation.
  • Medical School transcript.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Dean's letter (Medical School Performance Evaluation).
  • USMLE scores (USMLE Step 1 and  Step 2 (CK and CS) examinations as evidenced by obtaining a passing grade for these examinations, are required prior to starting residency.  Applicants must also have successfully completed USMLE Step 3 examination, as evidenced by obtaining a passing grade for this examination prior to the mid-point of the first post-graduate year (PGY1).

Applicants must be

  • US Citizens or able to be lawfully present in the United States for the duration of training
  • At least in second Post-Graduate Year (PGY-2) when first year of training begins.  (Note:  PGY-1 year does not have to be completed at the University of Colorado).

Criteria used for selection of applicants

  • Uniformly enthusiastic letters of recommendation.
  • Medical school transcript showing honors in at least some clerkships.
  • Personal statement that demonstrates a sincere interest in dermatology.
  • Previous scholarly activities.
  • Other aspects of the application that provide evidence the applicant is hard-working, ethical, mature, and a team player.

Applications

  • All applications will be reviewed in November.
  • Supplemental applications are optional.
  • Candidates selected for interview will receive invites in alignment with the Association of Professors of Dermatology (APD) coordinated release date of November 29, 2021.
  • Virtual interviews are scheduled on multiple dates to accommodate flexibility for candidates:  Tuesday, January 4; Monday, January 10; Wednesday, January 11, 2022.
  • Based on the ACGME guidelines for the 2021-2022 recruitment cycle, interviews will be virtual.

Foreign Medical Graduates

For information on applying for a visa, please visit the US Department of State website.  The University of Colorado Graduate Medical Education department has the following requirements for foreign medical graduates to apply for training:

  • Have a valid ECFMG Certificate.
  • Be a US citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, asylee, or possess the appropriate documentation to allow Resident to legally train at the University of Colorado Anschutz School of Medicine.

For questions regarding the Residency Training Program, please contact: Julie.Clarke@CUAnschutz.edu.



Class of 2022


derm Katie Hill MD

Katie Hill, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Notre Dame (2010)
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine (2018)
Internship: Saint Joseph Hospital (2019)
Hometown: Westminster, Colorado
Dermatology Interests: general dermatology, complex medical dermatology, dermoscopy, teledermatology, access to care
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking, biking, adopting senior dogs, skiing, Broncos & Notre Dame football, tennis, snowshoeing, traveling

derm Nazanin Kalani MD

Nazanin Kalani, MD

Undergraduate School: Colorado State University (2013)
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine (2018)
Internship: Colorado Health Foundation, Presbyterian Saint Luke's Medical Center (2019)
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Dermatology Interests: teledermatology, dermoscopy, dermatopathology, increasing access to specialty care, skin cancer prevention and advocacy
Other Interests/Hobbies: trail running, climbing fourteeners, hiking, making friends, trying new restaurants, traveling with my husband

dermMollie Oudenhoven MD

Mollie Oudenhoven, MD

Undergraduate School: Duke University (2009)
Medical School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2016)
Residency: Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Colorado (2019)
Hometown: Arlington Heights, Illinois
Dermatology Interests: pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: cycling, hiking, DIY projects, music concerts​

Chelsea St Claire MD

Chelsea St. Claire, MD

Undergraduate School: Northwestern University (2013)
Medical School: Michigan State College of Human Medicine (2018)
Internship: University of Chicago-Northshore (2019)
Hometown: Okemos, Michigan
Dermatology Interests: cutaneous oncology, complex medical and surgical dermatology, cosmetics, lasers, pigmentation disorders, dermatologic conditions in skin of color
Other Interests/Hobbies: mentorship, international travel, skiing, scuba diving, watercolor painting, wearing sunscreen

derm Andrea Steel MD

Andrea Steel, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California, Berkeley (2009)
Medical School: University of California, Davis (2017)
Internship: University of Colorado School of Medicine (2018)
Hometown: Laguna Beach, California
Dermatology Interests: complex medical dermatology, dermoscopy, dermatopathology, biologics, translational research, clinical trials
Other Interests/Hobbies: gardening, cooking, baking, sewing

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derm Eric Willis MD

Eric Willis, MD

Undergraduate School: The University of North Texas (2013)
Medical School: University of Texas at Houston McGovern Medical School (2018)
Internship: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2019)
Hometown: Denton, Texas
Dermatology Interests: pigmentation disorders, melanoma, alopecia, laser and light based dermatology, dermoscopy​
Other Interests/Hobbies: Dallas Cowboys, traveling, outdoor activities, bowling, tennis, hanging out with friends, trying new foods/beers, baking, video games


Class of 2023


lindsey broussard

Lindsey Broussard, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Georgia (2013)
Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans (2017)
Internship: Actually, I completed a full internal medicine residency at University of Colorado in June 2020.
Hometown: Lafayette, Louisiana
Dermatology Interests: I have an interest in Complex Medical Dermatology given my internal medicine training. I also have an interest in Dermatologic Oncology (specifically immunotherapy to treat Melanoma and immune-mediated adverse drug reactions), sunscreen research/skin cancer prevention, and systemic drug reactions with skin manifestations such as DRESS, AGEP, SJS/TEN.
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking, camping, skiing, snow shoeing, power yoga, international travel, and all things Mardi Gras

logan debord

Logan DeBord, MD

Undergraduate School: The University of Texas at Austin (2015)
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine (2019)
Internship: Presbyterian/Saint Luke’s Medical Center (2020)
Hometown: Inez, Texas
Dermatology Interests: patch testing, procedural dermatology, mole mapping, biologics, services for underserved communities, tele-dermatology, global health
Other Interests/Hobbies: backpacking, skiing, cooking, board games, house plants, craft beer and wine, speech & debate, NPR, live music, travel

hania flaten

Hania Flaten, MD

Undergraduate School: Bowdoin College (2013)
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine (2019)
Internship: Presbyterian/Saint Luke’s Medical Center (2020)
Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Dermatology Interests: skin cancer prevention, teledermatology, healthcare for underserved populations
Other Interests/Hobbies: whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, parenting

Brandy Mills

Brandy Mills, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Virginia (2013)
Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (2019)
Internship: Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center (2020)
Hometown: Mechanicsville, Virginia
Dermatology Interests: complex medical dermatology, autoimmune dermatoses, infectious dermatoses, cutaneous oncology, pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: spending time with family and friends, outdoor activities, traveling, exercising, exploring new restaurants/breweries, reading fantasy novels

Rachel Orleans

Rachel Orleans, MD, MPH

Undergraduate School: University of Michigan (2009)
Graduate School (Public Health): Emory University (2011)
Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College (2019)
Internship: University of Oklahoma – Tulsa (2020)
Hometown: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Dermatology Interests: general dermatology, public health in dermatology, dermatologic health disparities
Other Interests/Hobbies: cooking, reading, spending time outdoors, gardening, spending time with family and friends

Angela Wipf

Angela Wipf, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Minnesota - Morris (2014)
Medical School: University of Minnesota - Twin Cities (2019)
Internship: Kaweah Delta Medical Center (2020)
Hometown: Rochester, Minnesota
Dermatology Interests: med-derm, hair disease, global dermatology, cutaneous lymphoma
Other Interests/Hobbies: yoga, gym, hiking, biking, traveling, camping, dogs, trying new foods


Class of 2024


Paola Aldana

Paola Aldana, MD

Undergraduate School: Georgetown University (2014)
Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine (2020)
Internship: Mercy Medical Center, Preliminary Medicine (2021)
Hometown: Rockville, Maryland
Dermatology Interests: complex medical dermatology, chronic skin conditions (e.g. hidradenitis suppurativa), general dermatology, cosmetics & skin care, skin cancer awareness and prevention
Other Interests/Hobbies: Concerts/music festivals, traveling, exploring new restaurants, brunch, running, cake decorating

Nneamaka Ezekwe

Nneamaka Ezekwe, MD

Undergraduate School: Tougaloo College (2013)
Medical School: University of Mississippi Medical Center (2019)
Internship: University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Transitional Year (2020)
Hometown: Vicksburg, Mississippi
Dermatology Interests: skin of color, hair loss/alopecias, vitiligo, hidradenitis suppurativa, cosmetics, lasers, photomedicine, imaging modalities in dermatology (optical coherence tomography, ultrasound, reflectance confocal microscopy), ImageJ analysis
Other Interests/Hobbies: traveling domestically and internationally, weight lifting, self-taught hair and nail stylist, creating multicultural hair and skin products, crypto and stock trading, investing, bargain shopping

Roya Mirhossaini

Roya Mirhossaini, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Colorado at Boulder
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine
Internship: Riverside Community Hospital Transitional Year
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Dermatology Interests: complex medical dermatology, pigmentation disorders, dermatologic conditions in skin of color
Other Interests/Hobbies: Backyard chickens, gardening, hiking, skiing

Emily Nguyen

Emily Nguyen, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California San Diego
Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Internship: SUNY Stony Brook University Medical Center - Surgery
Hometown: Fremont, California
Dermatology Interests: inpatient dermatology, pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: surfing, skiing, Zumba, dancing, piano

Joshua Schimmel

Joshua Schimmel, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Maryland
Medical School: Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Internship: Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Hometown: Elkton, Maryland
Dermatology Interests: Medical dermatology, curtaneous warts, mohs surgery, HS
Other Interests/Hobbies: Snowboarding, mountain biking, camping, dog training, baseball

Austin Smith

Austin Smith, MD

Undergraduate School: Brigham Young University (2016)
Medical School: UT Health San Antonio (2020)
Internship: Intermountain Medical Center, Murray, UT (2021)
Hometown: American Fork, Utah
Dermatology Interests: Dermoscopy, melanoma, non-melanoma skin cancer, underserved populations, and skin cancer prevention
Other Interests/Hobbies: Bonsai trees, paddle boarding, baseball, hiking, movies, video games, and traveling


Class of 2021


derm Merrick Brodsky MD

Merrick Brodsky, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California Irvine (2010)
Medical School: University of California Irvine School of Medicine (2017)
Internship: Presbyterian/Saint Luke’s Medical Center, Transitional Internship (2018)
Hometown: Long Beach, California
Dermatology Interests: cutaneous oncology, melanoma, Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction, dermatologic surgery, laser and light based dermatology, non-invasive imaging modalities, artificial intelligence, and dermoscopy
Other Interests/Hobbies: mountain biking, surfing, skiing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, hiking, gardening, cooking, and meditation

derm Chauncey Caldwell Barbulescu MD

Chauncey Caldwell Barbulescu, MD

Undergraduate School: Winona State University (2010)
Medical School: University of Central Florida College of Medicine (2015)
Internship: University of Colorado (2016)
Hometown: Rochester, Minnesota
Dermatology Interests: alopecia areata, hair loss pertaining to African American women, skin disorders affecting people of color
Other Interests/Hobbies: painting, charcoal drawing, cooking, traveling and spending time with family, friends and my fur babies Gypsy and Raku, charcoal drawing

derm Nazanin Ehsani-Chimeh, MD

Nazanin Ehsani-Chimeh, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California, Los Angeles (2005)
Medical School: State University of New York Upstate Medical University, (2011), Craniofacial Surgery

Research Fellowship: University of California, Los Angeles (2011)
Other Residency Training: General Surgery, University of Arizona (2013)
Hometown: Glendale, California
Dermatology Interests: technology-enabled delivery of dermatological care for patients with chronic inflammatory skin diseases, Mohs micrographic surgery, tissue engineering, clinical trials for drugs and devices
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking, volleyball, kayaking, swimming, tennis, traveling, cooking

derm Neil Houston, MD

Neil Houston, MD

Undergraduate School: Roanoke College (2005)
Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (2017)
Internship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Transitional Internship (2018)
Hometown: Wellesley, Massachusetts
Dermatology Interests: psoriasis, hidradenitis suppurativa, and other chronic conditions
Other Interests/Hobbies: writing, photography, traveling, attending museums, live music enthusiast

derm Amanda Howland MD

Amanda Howland, MD

Undergraduate School: Lehigh University (2010)
Medical School: University of Queensland School of Medicine, Australia (2015)
Internship: Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Internal Medicine (2017)
Research Fellowship: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Dept of Dermatology (2018)
Hometown: Richboro, Pennsylvania
Dermatology Interests: teaching others about dermatology, skin cancer, acne, pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: traveling, hiking, exploring other cultures, trying new cuisines, baking and hanging out with my husband, daughter, and cat, Reese Witherspoon

derm Jessica Mounessa Farahi MD

Jessica Mounessa Farahi, MD

Undergraduate School: Cornell University (2011)
Medical School: Stony Brook University School of Medicine (2017)
Research Fellowship: University of Colorado School of Medicine, Dept of Dermatology (2017)
Internship: University of Nevada Reno, Internal Medicine (2018)
Hometown: Rockville, Maryland
Dermatology Interests: alopecia, melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers
Other Interests/Hobbies: yoga, long distance running, playing the flute, hiking, writing poetry, traveling, and cooking

derm Sarah Shangraw MD

Sarah Shangraw, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Puget Sound (2011)
Post-grad Fellowship: Cellular and Molecular Biology National Institutes of Health (2013)
Medical School: Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine (2017)
Internship: Saint Joseph Hospital-SCL Health, Preliminary – Medicine (2018)
Hometown: Tualatin, Oregon
Dermatology Interests: dermatopathology, clinical-pathological correlation, acne/rosacea, complex medical dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: long-distance running, kayaking, skiing, gardening, playing with my cats, Bergrum and Groucho


Class of 2020​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


derm Chante Aksut MD

Chante Aksut, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Colorado at Boulder (2010)
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (2015)
Internship: University Hospitals, Case Western Medical Center (2016)
Hometown: Denver, Colorado
Dermatology Interests: medical dermatology, surgical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, dermatoepidemiology
Other Interests/Hobbies: running, biking, yoga, pilates, hiking, snowboarding, violin, Persian food

derm Richard Browning MD

Richard Browning, MD

Undergraduate School: Georgia Institute of Technology (2012)
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University (2016)
Internship: Presbyterian Saint Luke's Hospital (2016)
Hometown: Augusta, Georgia
Dermatology Interests: complex medical, surgical, and pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: snowboarding, camping, cooking, biking, hiking, music, yoga, chess, photography ​​​

derm Aleksandra Florek MD

Aleksandra Florek, MD

​Undergraduate School: University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (2007)
Medical School: Medical University of Gdansk, Poland (2013)
Internship: New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, NY (2014)
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Dermatology Interests: cosmetic and surgical dermatology, lasers, dermoscopy, cutaneous oncology, biologics
Other Interests/Hobbies: spending time with family and friends, yoga, traveling, hiking, skiing, camping, backpacking, boating

derm Noah Levit MD PhD

Noah Levit, MD, PhD

Undergraduate School: Boston University (2007)
Graduate School: Stony Brook University (2014)
Medical School: Stony Brook University School of Medicine (2016)
Internship: New York University Winthrop Hospital (2017)
Hometown: Kingston, New York
Dermatology Interests: medical dermatology, cutaneous toxicities, oncodermatology, access to dermatologic care
Other Interests/Hobbies: skiing, running, soccer (Tottenham Hotspurs F.C.), coffee, wine, kombucha​

derm Emily Milford Stevenson MD

Emily Milford Stevenson, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Missouri - Columbia (2012)
Medical School: University of Missouri School of Medicine (2016)
Internship: Saint Joseph’s Hospital (2017)
Hometown: Saint Louis, Missouri
Dermatology Interests: medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, dermatology epidemiology, gynecological dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: road biking, skiing, hiking, gardening, cooking, swimming, crafting, trying new restaurants, travel


Class of 2019


Lindsay Boyers, MD

J. Sigrid Barkland, MD

Undergraduate School: The College of Saint Catherine (2008)
Graduate School: California Institute of Technology (2010)
Medical School: Washington University in Saint Louis School of Medicine (2015)
Internship: The Colorado Health Foundation (2016)
Hometown: Idaho Falls, Idaho
Dermatology Interests: procedural dermatology, dermoscopy
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking/backpacking, skiing, yoga, reading, knitting

Lindsay Boyers, MD

Lindsay Boyers, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California Santa Barbara (2009)
Medical School:
Georgetown University School of Medicine (2015)
Internship:
Yale (2016)
Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Dermatology Interests:
advocacy, dermatoepidemiology, general dermatology, pigmentation disorders
Other Interests/Hobbies:
dogs, traveling, trying new food, painting, spending time with family and friends

Michael Cameron, MD

Michael Cameron, MD

Undergraduate School: Duke University (2010)
Medical School: University of South Florida College of Medicine (2015)
Internship: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (2016)
Hometown: Winter Park, Florida
Dermatology Interests: drug development/commercialization, inpatient dermatology, cutaneous oncology, global health
Other Interests/Hobbies: snowboarding, running, hiking, astronomy

Andrew Fischer, MD

Andrew Fischer, MD

Undergraduate School: Rice University (2011)
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine (2015)
Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2016)
Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska
Dermatology Interests: clinical-pathologic correlation, international dermatology, skin cancer prevention
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking, skiing, road trips, and watching Nebraska football

Jonathan Mayer, MD, MPH

Jonathan Mayer, MD, MPH

Undergraduate School: Harvard College (2010)
Graduate School: Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (2015)
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (2015)
Internship: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center (2016)
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Dermatology Interests: cutaneous oncology, skin cancer prevention and epidemiology, health policy, teledermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: theater, playwriting, movies, hiking trails, watching sports, dining out

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Jonathan Mayer, MD, MPH

Jenna Peart, MD

Undergraduate School: Boston College (2010)
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania (2015)
Internship: Presbyterian Saint Luke's Hospital (2016)
Hometown: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Dermatology Interests: complex medical dermatology, infectious diseases, improving access to subspecialty care
Other Interests/Hobbies: snowboarding, rock climbing, hiking, foreign languages, cooking


Class of 2018


Eileen Axibal, MD

Eileen Axibal, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Pennsylvania (2000)

Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (2014)
Internship: The Colorado Health Foundation (2015)
Hometown: Troy, Michigan
Dermatology Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery, procedural dermatology, melanoma
Other Interests/Hobbies: running, hiking, soccer, snowboarding, traveling, over-the-top halloween costumes, all-you-can-eat buffets... but mostly spending time with my husband, daughter, and puppy

Arelis Burgos, MD

Arelis Burgos, MD

Undergraduate School: Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (1992)
Medical School: Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (1997)
Internship/Residency: Pediatric Residency, Mount Sinai Hospital (2004)
Fellowship: Pediatric Dermatology, University of Colorado (2007)
Hometown: Santiago, Dominican Republic
Dermatology Interests: pediatric dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, pigmented disorders, mastocytosis
Other Interests/Hobbies: skiing, scuba diving, dancing

Jacqueline Guidry, MD

Jacqueline Guidry, MD

Undergraduate School: Oklahoma State University (2009)
Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine (2013)
Internship: Baylor College of Medicine (2014)
Hometown: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Dermatology Interests: clinical trials, psoriasis, acne, cosmetic dermatology, surgical dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: hiking, running, boating, crafting

Julia Kreger, MD

Julia Kreger, MD

Undergraduate School: Northwestern University (2008)
Medical School: University of New Mexico School of Medicine (2014)
Internship: Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO (2015)
Hometown: Ridgefield, Washington
Dermatology Interests: procedural dermatology, cosmetic dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: climbing mountains, backpacking, baking cakes, and spending time with my black lab named Sam

Ryan O 'Leary, MD

Ryan O'Leary, MD

Undergraduate School: University of California at Santa Barbara (2009)
Medical School: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (2014)
Internship: Cedars Sinai Medical Center (2015)
Hometown: West Hills, California
Dermatology Interests: medical dermatology, surgical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, quality improvement
Other Interests/Hobbies: surfing, stand-up paddle boarding, snowboarding, mountain biking, hiking, soccer, photography

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Emily Warshauer, MD

Emily Warshauer, MD

Undergraduate School: Tufts University (2003)
Medical School: University of Tel Aviv (2012)
Internship: University of Miami (2015)
Hometown: Fair Haven, New Jersey
Dermatology Interests: general dermatology, dermatogenetics
Other Interests/Hobbies: travel, tennis, oenology


Class of 2017


Mahsa Amir, MD

Mahsa Amir, MD

Undergraduate School: University of Nevada, Las Vegas (2008)
Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine (2013)
Internship: Saint Joseph Hospital (2014)
Hometown: Tehran, Iran
Dermatology Interests: general dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: puppy, travel, snowboarding, camping

Megan Craddock, MD

Megan Craddock, MD

Undergraduate School: Texas A&M University (2005)
Medical School: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (2011)
Internship/Residency Pediatric Residency, University of Colorado (2014)
Hometown: Deer Park, Texas (suburb of Houston)
Dermatology Interests: pediatric dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: hanging out with my kiddos, traveling, visiting family

Ramin Fathi, MD

Ramin Fathi, MD

Undergraduate School: Illinois Wesleyan University (2006) (2009)
Medical School: Rush Medical College (2013)
Internship: The Colorado Health Foundation (2014)
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Dermatology Interests: micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology, cosmetic dermatology, quality improvement, dermoscopy, high risk skin cancers, rare neoplasms
Other Interests/Hobbies: snowboarding, travel, Brazilian jiu jitsu, tennis, Chicago sports

Tien Nguyen, MD

Tien Nguyen, MD

Undergraduate School: Brown University (2008)
Medical School: University of Texas HSC at San Antonio (2013)
Research Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco (2012)
Internship: California Pacific Medical Center (2014)
Hometown: Sacramento, California
Dermatology Interests: clinical research, psoriasis, eczema, hidradenitis suppurativa
Other Interests/Hobbies: classical and opera performance, rock climbing, running, soccer

David Pearson, MD

David Pearson, MD

Undergraduate School: Gustavus Adolphus College (2009)
Medical School: Washington University in Saint Louis (2013)
Internship: University of Colorado Hospital (2014)
Hometown: Woodbury, Minnesota
Dermatology Interests: autoimmune connective tissue disease, autoimmune bullous disease, severe cutaneous drug reactions, inpatient dermatology
Other Interests/Hobbies: swimming, running, hiking, reading, traveling with my wife


Class of 2016


Ekama Carlson — Mohs Surgery Fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco

David Chen — Mohs Surgery Fellowship at the University of Virginia

Rebecca Danhof — private practice in Onalaska, Wisconsin

Sophia Rangwalla — dermatopathology fellowship at Johns Hopkins University

Carla Torres-Zegarra — pediatric dermatology fellowship at the Children's Hospital Colorado


Class of 2015


Anastasia Bassis — Mohs Surgery Fellowship at Medical University of South Carolina, private practice in Boulder, Colorado

Erin Fuller — private practice in Stockton, California

Ryan Gamble — private practice in Denver, Colorado

Laura Huff — academic dermatology at Washington University in Saint Louis

Nick Nguyen — pediatric dermatology fellowship at the Children's Hospital Colorado, pediatric dermatology faculty in Akron, Ohio

Marc Serota — private practice in Denver, Colorado

Victoria Williams — international dermatology in Botswana through the University of Pennsylvania


Class of 2014


Tracy Funk — pediatric dermatology fellowship at the Children's Hospital Colorado, pediatric dermatology faculty at Oregon Health Sciences University

Julie Green — private practice in Lee's Summit, Missouri

Siri Larsen — private practice in Rapid City, South Dakota

Emily Stevens — private practice in Fort Collins, Colorado

Greg Wing — dermatopathology fellowship at the University of Texas at Galveston, private practice in Phoenix, Arizona

The Didactics Program for the dermatology residents is highly structured and faculty-supervised. The academic program is under constant review and evolves to meet changing needs.

Program Director

Cheryl Armstrong, MD

 

Contact

Julie Clarke
Residency and Fellowship Coordinator
720-848-0597