Lahey offers a unique program for certified nurse practitioners in Dermatology.
Our objective is to provide, in a two-year course, a thorough, didactic and clinical curriculum that will prepare trainees to become valuable providers in any dermatology setting. Fellows will be exposed to various academic settings that will foster and expand their knowledge base.
This program is funded by Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, and fellows are hired as employees with full benefits. It is designed as a 40-hour-per week residency style training.
We also participate as a location in a shared residencies in Medical Dermatology and Advanced Dermatology.
The goal of this program is to provide the best possible teaching and training experience, while excelling in patient care and research. Many of our graduates have become leaders in Dermatology and are known for their roles in research, teaching, and clinical care. We strive to continue to develop the best academic and clinical dermatologists. The program hosts several opportunities for training which include a 3-year advanced dermatology residency program, a 5-year medicine-dermatology training programs, and several specialized fellowship opportunities.