Advocacy

Advocacy

There is a range of critical issues specific to the practice of dermatology in Australia, with implications for health policy, clinical practice or community behaviour. As the leading authority in dermatology, the College is in a unique position to advocate for patients, the community and the profession on skin health and skin-related issues.

The College provides a source of expertise and advice to Federal and State/Territory governments, health departments and national regulatory authorities and agencies.

ACD Position Statements and Fact Sheets

Skin Cancer

Topical corticosteroids and paediatric eczema

ACD endorsed Cancer Council Position Statements

Other Dermatological Statements