Resident Lectureship Award

About Noah

The Noah Worcester Dermatological Society (Noah) is a unique organization comprised of the most respected and visible thought leaders in dermatology. Since our first annual meeting in 1958, Noah has offered our members and industry benefactors exceptional educational programming and the opportunity for physicians to earn continuing medical education (CME) credit in unparalleled settings. It is also an opportunity for members to teach on a national stage. More than anything else, Noah is a family. The intimate, collegial atmosphere of our Society is unlike that of any other dermatologic group.

The Award

The award recipient will be invited to present their submission at the Noah Worcester Dermatological Society Annual Meeting. The scholarship includes a $1,000 stipend to cover the cost of transportation and travel expenses to and from the meeting, complimentary meeting registration, admission to all lectures, invitations to all scheduled Noah social events and dinners, and a standard hotel room for the duration of the conference.

Meeting Date and Location

May 4-8, 2022
Gurney's Resort and Marina
Newport, Rhode Island

Award Criteria

  • Applicants should record a 2-3 minute video of the opening of the presentation and submit with the PowerPoint slides to be used during the presentation. Topics can span medical dermatology, surgical, pediatric, or cosmetic dermatology, as well as dermatopathology.
  • The presentation will be 10 minutes followed by a 5-minute question and answer session.
  • Applicants must attend the entire 5-day meeting.
  • Upon completion of the program, participants are required to complete an evaluation and provide feedback on their experience.
  • Applicant will be interviewed for an article to be published on the society website.

Presentation Tips

The best Noah presentations are entertaining, clinically relevant, and present new diagnostic or therapeutic pearls, tips, or tricks that fill identifiable gaps in dermatologic care. Original research is welcome, but not mandatory. A new way of thinking about a disease or treatment, a novel approach taken by your dermatology department, an approach to achieving a legislative “win,” or a new approach to teledermatology are examples of interesting topics that could be discussed.

Eligibility Requirements

Individuals must be either in their third year of residency or be a post-residency fellow in an accredited dermatology program in the United States or Canada.

Application Timeline

  • Applications submitted on or before January 25, 2022, will be considered for the May 4-8, 2022 meeting.
  • The committee will make its selection by February 10, 2022
  • The award recipient will be notified by February 21, 2022

Submission Requirements

Selection Process

The recipient will be selected by the Noah Resident Lectureship Committee and presented to the board for approval. The society will announce its final decision In February of the following year.


If you have any questions or issues submitting your application and materials, please email the Noah office.