Find a mentor

Looking for a mentor?

Do you want to gain insight about a life in dermatology and learn about pitfalls from a dermatologist who has been where you are now? The following mentoring opportunities can help you prepare for the future:


  • The Academic Dermatology Leadership Program: Get advice and guidance from an experienced dermatologist who has established a career in academics.
  • JAAD Editorial Mentorship Program: This new mentor program is designed for the young physician interested in developing critical appraisal and editorial skills.
  • Sharing Mentoring Experiences Breakfast: Have one-on-one conversations with various established dermatologists who can provide you with lessons learned throughout their careers.
  • The Diversity Mentorship Program: This program is for medical students who are underrepresented in medicine who want to gain an understanding of the specialty through the eyes of a practicing dermatologist.