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The Australasian College of Dermatologists (ACD) is the sole medical college accredited by the Australian Medical Council for the training and continuing professional development of medical practitioners in the specialty of dermatology.

Becoming a Dermatologist

To become a dermatologist it is necessary to be a registered medical practitioner who has resident status in Australia and to complete the specified program of medical training, outlined in the Training Program Handbook and Curriculum. The process to become a dermatologist is outlined below.

Programs and courses for health professionals

Fellows of the Australasian College of Dermatologists are the leading authority in dermatology and skin cancer medicine in Australia. Our specialist dermatologist-led training will enable you to stay up to date with the latest evidence and techniques.

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