FREE Short Course in Skin Cancer Screening | Online: Available all year
The short course provides GPs with fundamental knowledge on how to screen and identify suspicious skin lesions in a busy general practice. The video lectures are based on university quality-assured skin cancer certificate courses which have been completed by thousands of medical professionals worldwide. HealthCert highly recommends further skin cancer training upon completion of the short course.
Part I: FULL-BODY SKIN EXAMINATIONS
How to provide a systematic, best-practice full-body skin cancer examination for patients.
Part II: SUSPICIOUS SKIN LESIONS
How to identify and manage suspicious skin lesions.
Part III: DERMOSCOPY
How to use dermoscopy in assessing suspicious skin lesions and minimise the risk of missing an obvious melanoma.
Part IV: THREE POINT CHECK LIST
How to use the Three Point Checklist to assess lesions, including training images and case discussions.
BONUS: IMAGE LESION QUIZ
Assess lesions and test your diagnostic knowledge.
This course can be taken at your leisure, at any time throughout the year.
Developed and presented by Professor David Wilkinson MBChB MSc MD PhD DSc MRCP FRACGP FACRRM FAFPHM
Professor Wilkinson is a general practitioner and public health medicine specialist. He has published research papers on skin cancer, designed and led the development of the only Master of Medicine degree in skin cancer, and helped develop a suite of skin cancer certificate courses for general practitioners.
The short course has been purpose-built for GPs with little or no previous training in skin cancer management who would like to develop essential knowledge in skin cancer diagnosis. Upon the completion of the free online course, further skin cancer training is highly recommended.
The course is delivered online in short video lectures. Upon registration, participants will gain access to all course content and can enjoy a flexible learning experience within their own home, in their own time, and on their favourite mobile device.
The online skin cancer screening course is free.
Please call one of our friendly Education Advisors on 1300 856 695 to discuss further skin cancer training tailored to your personal career goals.Register via External Site
Tue, 01 Jan 2019, at 12:00 AM
Since 2006, HealthCert has provided university quality-assured and professionally accredited primary care education to help you save lives and improve patient outcomes in general practice. Thousands of GPs have participated in our programs, known for their comprehensive nature and the ability to enable medical professionals to make a real difference to their patients and the...