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Skin Health Institute


Providing the latest, highly specialised diagnosis, treatment and management options to improve the quality of life of our patients.

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Delivering professional training for dermatologists and dermatology registrars, GPs, international medical graduates & nurses.

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Our clinical trials and world-class research projects make substantial contributions to worldwide clinical care and management of skin diseases, skin cancer and melanoma.

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In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Institute has implemented all Department of Health directions and, at the request of Minister Greg Hunt, we remain open. 

We are, however, restricting our face to face contact with patients and, where possible, have implemented Telehealth appointments. This is to ensure the safety of our patients and our staff.

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Latest News View all news

We experienced an IT security breach whereby an external party may have accessed information stored on our electronic mail (E-Mail) and file-sharing systems.

A new melanoma clinical trial with a site located in Carlton will examine the effectiveness of Melanoma Surveillance Photography (MSP) – offering state-of-the-art technology aiming to improve surveillance for people at high risk of melanoma.

Each year, the Australasian College of Dermatologists decides on a theme for World Skin Health Day – this year’s theme is Help, helps.

Ron has been participating in our clinical trials since 2016 for his psoriasis. He tells us about his journey with psoriasis and his experience at the Institute.

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Patch Test Training Talks
Patch Test Training Talks

The team at the Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre at the Skin Health Institute have compiled a package of patch testing talks. These comprise a selection of case studies, lectures and videos presented at Patch Test Training Days.

Monday 1 Feb 2021

Signalling Pathways Atopic Dermatitis Masterclass
Signalling Pathways Atopic Dermatitis Masterclass

Join Professor Connie Katelaris and Associate Professor Peter Foley for the Signalling Pathways Atopic Dermatitis Masterclass.

Thursday 26 May 2022


Rheumatology and Dermatology - Where Two Specialisations Meet
Rheumatology and Dermatology - Where Two Specialisations Meet

Join Assoc. Prof Peter Foley and Prof Stephen Hall as they speak on their experience of co-managing patients.

Tuesday 31 May 2022

La Luna restaurant & Online via Zoom,