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Skin Health Institute
Online Biologics Masterclass for Nurses

Online Biologics Masterclass for Nurses

12:30PM - 1:15PM Thursday 24th September - Thursday 29th October 2020
Registrations for this event are now closed.

PLEASE NOTE: Registrations for this event will close at close of business, Friday 18 September.

The Skin Health Institute will be conducting an online Biologics Masterclass series for nurses during September and October 2020.  The course is being led by Sue Anderson, Clinical Nurse Consultant Biologics Lead at the Skin Health Institute.

The course will be conducted online via Zoom in six 45-minute sessions held weekly each Thursday, commencing on 24 September.  Each of the 45 minute sessions will commence at 12.30pm, a typical lunchtime period for convenient access and participation by dermatology nurses.

Nurses completing the course will be issued with a Certificate of Completion by the Skin Health Institute to mark attendance for CPD points.  Only those participating in all sessions will be issued the Certificate.

The following table outlines the curriculum for this intensive, and interactive, course:

24 Sep

Disease Overview
Psoriasis, with a focus also on other inflammatory dermatoses including CSU, HS, and AD

1 Oct

Scoring Overview
PASI, EASI, DLQI, HS scoring and UA7
Telehealth Assessments

8 Oct

Systemic Therapies
Pre biologic treatment options and treatment trials

15 Oct

Biologic Therapies
For all current dermatology indications

22 Oct

Getting the paperwork right.

29 Oct

OBEP, Patient Support Programs followed by Q&A


There will be no charge for nurses who have been nominated by the pharmaceutical companies sponsoring the course. They will provide you with a discount code to use when registering.

Please contact your local representative for your discount code.


You will receive an email confirming your registration as soon as you register. Closer to the date of the course commencement, the Institute will provide you with your unique login, and the URL for you to access and participate in the course. That email will provide all the information you will need, together with other information to assist.

To access the course, you will need to login using a computer with camera and microphone.  (Most laptops have those facilities. You could even use a smartphone.)  No special software is required apart from a web browser (eg, Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, etc)  Make sure you have good internet access.  The institute cannot be responsible for your broadband service provision during the course.


We are grateful for the support of our sponsors to run these education sessions. The Institute would find it difficult to conduct this course without their support. Please show them your appreciation too.