About Us

The Dermatology Interest Group Association (DIGA) is a national student-run, nonprofit organization committed to providing volunteering, networking, and research opportunities to medical students interested in a career in dermatology.

DIGA’s mission is to:

  • Provide a support group and community for students considering a career in dermatology;
  • Provide opportunities for students to form productive relationships with other students and members in the field of dermatology;
  • Provide a forum for communication and accurate information exchange between students, residents, and program directors on topics pertinent to a career in dermatology;
  • Provide a network for a collaboration on projects and volunteer and service activities among dermatology interest groups nationwide.

***Our webpage is dedicated in loving memory to Dr. Kelly Werlinger, our founder.***Dermatology Blogs