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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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From Wednesday 25 March, we will be restricting the number of patients, visitors and staff attending the Institute. 

This is in response to the Prime Minister’s announcement that all elective surgeries and non-essential services are to cease, so that space may be freed up for coronavirus patients.

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Join us as A/Prof Peter Foley and Prof Chee Ng discuss the actions needed to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on mental health.

You can now watch a recording of our free webinars! Our expert dermatologists and medical professionals discuss issues relating to healthcare professionals during COVID-19.

Associate Professor Alvin Chong, Director of Education, Head of the Transplant Clinic and Consultant Dermatologist at the Institute, has been awarded a Presidential Citation from the Australasian College of Dermatologists.

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

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GP Dermoscopy Workshop, 1 Aug 2020

A Saturday morning workshop to upskill general practitioners in dermoscopy, and the use of dermatoscopes, developed by senior consultant dermatologists at the Skin Health Institute in Melbourne.

Saturday 1 Aug 2020

Skin Health Institute, CARLTON, VIC

GP Skin Cancer Workshop - 29 August 2020

A highly interactive one-day workshop on skin cancer for GPs developed and delivered by senior consultant dermatologists at the Skin Health Institute. It is hands-on and interactive. An excellent opportunity to upskill your diagnosis & management skills.

Saturday 29 Aug 2020

Skin Health Institute, CARLTON, VIC