Conferences & Professional Meetings

The fellows participate in a wide variety of educational conferences throughout the fellowship term.  The following is a representative list of the opportunities for attendance and participation in educational conferences and professional meetings.



Dermatopathology Dermatology Pathology
Quality/Peer Review Clinicopathologic Conference (CPC) Adult Consult/Pathology/Pediatric/Surgical Rewind Conferences Anatomic Pathology Didactic Conference
Dermatopathology Journal Club JAMA Dermatology & JAAD Journal Club Autopsy Review
Dermatopathology Didactic Conferences Dermatology Text Reviews Lab Management Conference
Dermpath Boot Camp Anatomic Pathology Unknowns/Slide Review
Melanoma Tumor Board Peer-to-Peer Conference
Molecular Tumor Board
Pathobiology of Disease Conference


In addition, the fellows are encouraged to attend other multidisciplinary conferences offered by the University of Chicago, Biological Science Division, UChicago Medicine and, the UC GME Office


Professional Meetings for Dermatopathology Fellows


Fellows are encouraged to attend professional meetings as a means of enhancing their learning experiences and to develop professional relationships with peers and colleagues.  The program provides educational time and some monetary reimbursement to attend these conferences.

  • Chicago Dermatological Society (CSD)
  • American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP)
  • International Society of Dermatopathology (ISDP)