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OPTI-West/College Medical Center - Dermatology Residency
Program Number: 163919
Program Type: Residency
Specialty: Dermatology
Address: 2776 Pacific Ave, Long Beach, CA  90806
Web site Url: Collegemedicalcenter.com
Updated: 06/05/2014
 
Program Details
Years of Continuing Approval:
5
Total Approved Positions:
6
AOA Verified Program Reported
FILLED POSITIONS 1 5
Remaining OPEN Positions 5 1
Current Funded Positions:
0
Rotations at base site:
Months of rotations at base site PER YEAR:
11
Months of elective rotations in the program PER YEAR:
1
Participates in the Clinical Assessment Program (CAP):
No
Program Faculty (Base Institution) Total teaching faculty:
2
Program Start Date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/01/2013
Participates in Osteopathic ERAS:
Yes
Is there currently an ACGME accredited program in this specialty at your
institution?
No
Is the program a dually accredited AOA/ACGME program?
No
Dual Program - Is an AOA program in which an osteopathic trainee is registered in a residency program that is accredited by both the AOA and ACGME. The osteopathic trainee receives both AOA and ACGME credit. Trainees who complete dual programs have the option to become board certified by either or both the AOA and the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).
 
Current Filled Positions
OGME 2
1
OGME 3
2
OGME 4
1
 
Application Information
Dean's letter required:
Yes
Required number of letters of recommendation:
3
Official Medical School transcripts required:
Yes
NBOME Board scores required (Part 1):
Yes
NBOME Board scores required (Part 2):
Yes
Earliest date for applications: (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/01/2013
Interview start date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
08/01/2013
Interview end date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
12/15/2013
Interviews conducted last year for first year positions: 30
How many new trainees do you intend to recruit next year?:

Please contact this program for details

Attention new trainees! This specialty prefers trainees to have completed a traditional rotating internship. This specialty is not offered through the match. For more details, click HELP or call this program.
Additional Application Information:

 
OPTI Academic Sponsor(s):
  • OPTI-West Educational Consortium
 
List of Sponsors
None Listed
 
List of Consortia Entities
None Listed
 
Policies
Teaching faculty supervise students, interns, residents:
Yes
Residents supervise students and interns:
Yes
Yearly specialty in-service examination required:
Yes
 
Completion and Board Data
Approximate percentage of program completion: 100
Approximate percentage who took the specialty board exam within 3 years of completion: 100
Aggregate percentage who passed exam on first attempt:  
  5 Yr Average
Comprehensive 100%
Written II 85.71%
Dermatopathology 100%
Clinical 100%
*The aggregate pass rates listed above include pass rates for the first-time test takers for the period 2007 through 2012. Test takers include all trainees from the program and may not represent recent program trainees.
 
Call Schedule
Call Type
Frequency Type
Day
 
Days
OGME 2
    N/A
   
 
 
 
OGME 3
    N/A
   
 
 
 
OGME 4
    N/A
   
 
 
 
Call Schedule Additional Information:

 
General Program Comments
The residency program in dermatology will encompass of three years. It will consist of a total of six residents, two in the first year, two in the second year and two in the third year. Besides direct patient care, there will be daily- directed sessions, as well as reviews of histories, physical examination and surgical techniques employed by the residents. The residents will be exposed on a regular basis to gross and histodermatopathology, as well as medical mycology, phototherapy, dermatologic surgery, cutaneous oncology and cosmetic dermatology. The program will emphasize supervised directed patient care and progressive experience, utilizing various surgical and physical modalities that the residents will learn during the three years of the residency-training program.
 
Comments from AOA
 
Educational Environment
Average hours/week of regular scheduled lectures/conferences:
5
Training in outpatient ambulatory sites:
4
 
Educational Features
ACLS certification provided No
Board review courses No
Component on malpractice, jurisprudence, and/or risk management
Yes
Component on physician-patient communication skills
Yes
Ethics curriculum/consultation
Yes
Formal curriculum in behavioral medicine
Yes
Formal curriculum on managed care
Yes
Formal training in osteopathic manipulative treatment
Yes
Journal club
Yes
Procedures courses No
Research opportunity
Yes
Structured curriculum on end-of-life care No
Structured practice management experience No
Written evaluation of performance
Yes
 
Program Benefits
Childcare Onsite No
CME Allowance No
Computer system to document resident clinical logs No
Disability No
Expense reimbursement for educational meetings/conferences No
Family leave No
Health Insurance No
Housing No
Leave for educational meetings/conferences No
License Paid No
Life Insurance No
Malpractice Insurance
Yes
Maternity leave No
Medical leave No
Meeting Reimbursement No
Paternity leave No
Professional Membership Payment No
 
Salary and Vacation Days
Salary
Vacation Days
OGME 2
0
0
OGME 3
0
0
OGME 4
0
0
 
Institution Information
College Medical Center
2776 Pacific Ave
Long Beach, CA  90806-2613
Institution Bed Size:
167
Occupied Bed Size %:
52
ER Visits Per Year:
13621
Web site Url: Collegemedicalcenter.com
Institution has opportunities for 3rd year osteopathic students to do clinical rotations at this site? Yes
Institution has opportunities for 4th year osteopathic students to do clinical rotations at this site? Yes
 
Affiliated Institutions
None Available
 
Contact Info

Director of Osteopathic Medical Education

Andrew J. Manos, DO

1760 Termino Ave Ste 222

Long Beach, CA 90804-2157

ph (562) 498-0029 | fax (562) 498-0732

ajmanos@earthlink.net

Program Director

Navid Nami, DO

360 San Miguel Dr Ste 501

Newport Beach, CA 92660-7831

ph (949) 720-1170 | fax (949) 720-1172

navidnami@hotmail.com

Administrative Director of Medical Education

Derilyn Clark

2776 Pacific Ave

Long Beach, CA 90806-2613

ph (562) 997-2180 | fax (562) 216-7320

DClark@collegemedicalcenter.com

Program Contact

Derilyn Clark

2776 Pacific Avenue

Long Beach, CA 90806

ph (562) 997-2180 | fax (562) 216-7320

Email: derilyn.clark@phlb.org

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