Dermatology Fellowship Program
C.S. Livingood Research Fellowship & Photomedicine/Laser Research Fellowship
Investigator Initiated Studies Unit, Department of Dermatology
Fellowship Program Director: Holly Kerr, MD, FAAD
Faculty Supervisor & Mentor: Iltefat Hamzavi, MD, FAAD
Innovative care and medical research are part of the mission of Henry Ford Hospital. The Department of Dermatology recognizes the importance of patient centered research in advancing the field of Dermatology and is committed to investigating cutting edge basic science, clinical, translational, and epidemiologic research in skin diseases and cancers.
The Investigator Initiated Studies Unit focuses on photomedicine, follicular and pigmentation disorders, lasers, skin cancer and photo protection. The unit’s efforts involve Department Chair, Dr. David Ozog, Chair Emeritus Dr. Henry W. Lim, with the oversight of Fellowship Program Director, Dr. Holly Kerr. Dr. Iltefat Hamzavi leads the unit as an expert in vitiligo, hidradenitis suppurativa, photomedicine and lasers. Indermeet Kohli, PhD, is our staff physicist, and one of few physicists on staff in a dermatology department, providing expert mentorship on the application of physics and imaging in dermatology.
2018-2019 academic year, application status: open
- US Medical School Graduate
- Completion of an Intern or Transition Year by the start of fellowship