Organized by North America Chinese Dermatologist Association, Graduate Dermatology Education Commission of Chinese Medial Doctor Association and Chinese Dermatologist Association, 10 dermatology residents among them, 5 from North America and 5 from mainland China attend a special 3-day exchange program at the Medical University of South Carolina. In addition to social events, sessions of exchange discussion, the program included 2 days of world-class instruction in dermatopathology and Clinical pathology correlation led by Dr. Elston in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina. Following the activities in Charleston, SC, all 10 residents attended 2017 American Academy of Dermatology Meeting in Orlando, Florida and presented selected topics to North American Chinese Dermatology Forum organized by North American Chinese Dermatology Association. The goal of this exchange to promote dialogue and understanding among young dermatologists from China and north america was reached successfully.
This program was financially supported by International Dermatology Educational Charitable Organization / An Yen, M.D and The Chinese Dermatologist Association. The sponsorships have been greatly appreciated by all involved.
We are grateful to Dr. Dirk Elston and his department at MUSC, SC for hosing this program.
Prof. Dark Elston, MUSC, Prof. Youwen Zhou, UBC, Prof. An Yen, UCD and all participating dermatology residents in conference room, department of dermatology, MUSC
Program opening welcome diner
Prof. An Yen and Prof. Youwen Zhou with all participating dermatology residents in MUSC hospital campus
Dermatopathology Signing out session with Prof. Dirk Elston
CPC session, MUSC presided by Prof. Elston
Guided tour of MUSC medical center
Another Dermatopathology signing out sessions
Presentation by Dr. Steve Xu, program co-organizer, dermatology resident from Northwestern University, USA
Presentation by Dr. Yuxi Dong, Resident form China Medical University, China
Presentation by Dr. Jingru Sun, dermatology resident from Peking University, China
Presentation by Dr. Ainah Tan, dermatology resident from Northwestern University, USA
Presentation by Dr. Duoqin Wang, ;dermatology resident from Fudan University, China
Presentation by Dr. Andrew Ji, dermatology resident from Stanford University, USA
Presentation by Dr. Yue Xia, dermatology resident from Zhongshan University, China
Presentation by Dr. Sandy Kuo, dermatology resident from University of California, Davis, USA
Presentation by Dr. Xiaofen Zheng, dermatology resident from Peking Union Medical University, China
Presentation by Dr. Danny Guo, dermatology resident from University of British Columbia, Canada