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Department of Pediatrics

Dermatology Fellowship

We offer a one year Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship Program approved by the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) which provides comprehensive training in all aspects of pediatric dermatology. Fellows will work with 5 board certified dermatologists and 2 APPs to care for inpatient and outpatient pediatric dermatology patients. Fellows will have procedural experience in areas including pulse dye and Nd Yag lasers among others. Fellows will participate in specialty clinics including dermatology-rheumatology, dermatology-immunology, teledermatology, and vascular anomalies. At the conclusion of training Fellows will be board eligible in pediatric dermatology through the ABD.

To learn more about the Division of Dermatology, please visit our website:

Information and Resources for UW/Seattle Children’s Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship Applicants

Core Training Sites

Seattle Children's Hospital & Adolescent Medicine Clinic at Springbrook

Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle Children's Hospital is both a community hospital for greater Seattle and the pediatric referral center for the Northwest providing excellent pediatric care to meet the medical, surgical and developmental needs of children in the WWAMI region. Serving as the main clinical training site for pediatric residents, this 420-bed hospital is conveniently located one and one-half miles from the University of Washington campus in an attractive, residential neighborhood of Seattle. The staff consists of University faculty and Seattle Children's full-time physicians, as well as private practicing physicians from the Seattle area.

Other sites include Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Harborview Medical Center, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and the University of Washington Medical Center.

Division Chief, Assistant Fellowship Director

Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH

Division Chief Professor

Program Director

Heather Brandling-Bennett, MD

Associate Professor Fellowship Director


Markus D Boos, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Heather Brandling-Bennett, MD

Associate Professor Fellowship Director

Deepti Gupta, MD

Associate Professor

Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH

Division Chief Professor

How to Apply

Application Process

Please submit all documentation to Linda Woltz, Fellowship Coordinator

Eligibility for Applying to our Program

  • Completion of an ACGME accredited Dermatology Residency prior to starting the fellowship*
  • Dermatology Board certified or eligible*
  • Valid Washington Medical License or eligible for license
  • US citizenship or US permanent resident, qualifying candidates needing J1 Visa support  (no H-1B visa support available)
  • Registration in the San Francisco Match

*Exceptions to these requirement may be considered at the discretion of the Program Director

Application Components

Submit by email attachment to

Program Director

Heather Brandling-Bennett, MD

Associate Professor Fellowship Director

Program Coordinator

Linda Woltz

Fellowship Program Administrator

206.987.1672 (phone)
206.987.2217 (derm), 206.987.2636 (neph) (fax)