Q&A With Lindy Fox, MD, From UCSF Medical Center: Expanding Knowledge of Dermatology in Hospital Medicine

In many medical school programs students might only get a few weeks of training in dermatology which likely will not cover all the conditions they will see, particularly working in hospitals. From fellowships to online learning there is a concerted effort underway to change that trend.

In many medical school programs students might only get a few weeks of training in dermatology which likely will not cover all the conditions they will see, particularly working in hospitals. From fellowships to online learning there is a concerted effort underway to change that trend.

Lindy Fox, MD, from UCSF Medical Center discussed how the effort to grow the field is working even when medical schools do not allot more time to training in dermatology during the American College of Physicians Internal Medicine meeting in Boston.