Residency Program

Director: Michelle Bain, M.D.

Program Coordinator: Barbara Balleza
(312) 413-7767
Accreditation: Fully Accredited by ACGME

Length of Training: Three (3) years

Board Eligibility: All residents that satisfactorily complete this three-year residency program will be eligible to take the certifying examination offered by the American Board of Dermatology.

Training Facilities: Currently our program has three major training facilities: 1). The UIC Medical Center 2). Jesse Brown VA Medical Center and 3). The Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC)

Application Process: All applications should be submitted to ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service) by October 15th. U.S. or foreign medical school graduates will be considered. We only offer “Advanced” training positions (PGY-II to PGY-IV).

2020 – 2021 INTERVIEWS – TBD

The following documents should be submitted with the ERAS Common Application form:

  • Minimum of three (3) letters of recommendation
  • MSPE/Dean’s letter
  • Personal statement
  • Transcript
  • USMLE scores, Step 1 and Step 2 (if available)
  • Photograph (if selected to interview)

Selected qualified applicants will be invited for a personal interview.

Admission Process: Applicants are ranked and accepted through the NRMP (National Resident Matching Program).