2021-2022 Academic Catalog

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Dermatology (DERM)

DERM 6660 -  Career Elective in DERM  (1 Credit)  

This course is designed to provide an introduction into the field of dermatology. Students will shadow a dermatologist in clinic to get an idea of the scope of practice in dermatology which encompasses medical dermatology, surgery and dermatopathology.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

DERM 8000 -  Dermatology Clinical Elective  (4 Credits)  

This course is designed to provide a broad overview of medical, surgical and pediatric dermatology. Students will become familiar with the differential diagnosis and treatment of common skin disease, and procedural dermatology including skin biopsies and cryosurgery.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

DERM 8001 -  Advanced Dermatology  (8 Credits)  

This course is designed to provide a broad overview of medical, surgical and pediatric dermatology. Students will become familiar with the differential diagnosis and treatment of common skin disease, and procedural dermatology including skin biopsies and cryosurgery. Requirements: Instructor Consent

Grading Basis: Medical School

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

DERM 8200 -  Course Work Away in Colo  (8-32 Credits)  

Grading Basis: Conversion

Repeatable. Max Credits: 32.

DERM 8300 -  DERM Elective Away  (4-8 Credits)  

This elective will be held at a site in Colorado or another state. International electives not allowed.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 8.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

DERM 8600 -  Research in Dermatology  (4-16 Credits)  

4,6, 8 wks. Max: 5 . Research elective allows the student to design and implement a basic science, clincal or epidemiologic research project relevant to dermatology or cutaneous biology. Students are expected in research seminars and to present their results. Prereq: Course Director approval required to register.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 24.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

DERM 8630 -  DERM Research Away  (4-16 Credits)  

This research elective will be held at a site in Colorado or another state. International electives not allowed.

Grading Basis: Pass/Fail with IP

Repeatable. Max Credits: 16.

Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.