Skin Cancer Medicine for General Practice
Benign and Precancerous Lesions
Developed and delivered by Australian trained and based Dermatologists this 8 week online course will teach participants to distinguish a range of benign and precancerous lesions that are often identified by patients as skin lesions of concern and if required provide patients with a recommended treatment plan
Participants will complete 5 online modules, attend or watch webinars and participate in weekly online case discussion. This course is designed to be engaging, flexible and totally relevant to your needs in day to day practice.
Detailed course content, date and fee information provided below.
Full Course Information
- Benign Epithelial Tumours
- Benign Melanocytic Lesions
- Benign Appendageal Tumours
- Benign Tumours of the Dermis and Subcutaneous Fat
- Premalignant or Precancerous Tumours
Attend or watch online webinars and participate in open discussion on diagnosis and management direct with our expert Dermatologists
WEEKLY CASE DISCUSSION
Cases will be posted each week for participants to discuss and provide preferred diagnosis and outline patient management. The teaching dermatologist will provide feedback once a week.
Respond to authentic clinic case studies and challenge yourself to provide a diagnosis and first-step management plan on the clinical information and dermoscopic images
Complete the topic scenarios, a 500 word case study and an online multiple choice final exam
These courses are designed to provide Doctors and related health professionals with knowledge and skills in a range of Dermatology and skin health areas to develop their expertise and confidence in dealing with patients who present with dermatological conditions. It aims to assist you in the day-to-day management of these patients and in making the decision as to when to refer a patient to a Dermatologists.
Completion of this course does not provide you with qualifications in dermatology or guarantee you access into the ACD Specialist Training Program. In order to practice as a Specialist Dermatologist you must complete the ACD Specialist Training Program. Information on the Training Program requirements are outlined here: