An Introduction to Dermoscopy

a dermatoscope

Dermoscopy is a non-invasive, widely used diagnostic tool that aids the diagnosis of skin lesions and is proven to increase the accuracy of melanoma diagnosis.

This 12-week online short course will help you to develop competency in using a dermatoscope. It is designed specifically for doctors who are involved in the care of dermatology patients with skin lesions, and who are interested in the management of benign and malignant skin lesions, or who wish to learn about dermoscopy to improve their skill in the diagnosis of melanoma.

The course material has been written by renowned international experts in dermoscopy and provides a diverse range of expertise in this exciting field of diagnostic dermatology A large bank of dermoscopic images is used throughout the course and collaborative learning is encouraged through the vibrant online community of participants and tutors.

No previous dermoscopy or dermatology qualifications are required but access to a dermatoscope is highly recommended.

Intake: March and September each year. Places limited to 75 per intake.

Cost: £995 (subject to final confirmation)

Need more information?

If you have any queries about any of our courses, please contact:

Tel: +44 (0) 29 2074 2247 / 4155

Fax: +44 (0) 29 2074 4312

E-mail: dermatology@cardiff.ac.uk

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