This 1-year fellowship offered jointly by the Departments of Pathology and Dermatology is directed by Dr. Douglas Parker and meets all requirements for the board examination in dermatopathology jointly administered by the American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology. Fellows receive dermatopathology training and complete rotations in the dermatology clinics at The Emory Clinic and Grady Memorial Hospital. Fellows receive dermatology training and complete rotations in surgical pathology and pathology sub-specialties at Emory Hospital. Fellows participate in numerous teaching conferences in both departments.


ACGME fully accredited (1 position)


USMLE Step 3, Georgia Medical Licensure, Completed AP/CP or AP



To apply to the Dermatopathology Fellowship:

  1. Complete CAP Fellowship Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Personal Statement
  4. Copy of USMLE Results (Step 1, Step 2CS, Step 2CK, and Step 3)
    COMLEX Results (Level 1, Level 2, Level 2 PE, and Level 3)
  5. Copy of ECFMG Certificate (if you are an International Graduate)
  6. Submit complete package to:

Letter Writers or Designees must complete and submit the following:

  1. Three Letters of Recommendation (addressed to Douglas C. Parker, MD, Dermatopathology Fellowship Program Director)
  2. Submit complete package to:

If additional help is needed, contact:

Serita Phillips, MSW
Pathology Education Coordinator
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Emory University Hospital, Room H185-E
1364 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 1-404-727-4283

Faculty members - Dermatopathology Fellowship