Department of Dermatology

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Algin B. Garrett, M.D., with VCU Dermatology team members


The VCU Department of Dermatology offers a procedural dermatology fellowship that encompasses training in Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstructive surgery, cutaneous oncology and cosmetic surgery.

The fellowship is accredited by the American Council on Graduate Medical Education and approved for membership to the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology.

One fellow per year is selected from a competitive interview process. Applicants must be graduates of an ACGME-accredited dermatology residency program.

For additional information, please email the program coordinator at

Current fellow


    Shields Callahan, M.D. 

Medical school: Northwestern University

Internship:  University of Chicago Medical Center/North Shore
Dermatology residency: New York University - The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology