Our past events cover various areas of dermatology

For more information click on each event below.

Past events

*VIRTUAL COURSE* Psychodermatology Course
28 Jan 2021

This exciting 1-day live webinar is delivered by a panel of leading experts in psychodermatology in collaboration with Psychodermatology UK. The course will cover key aspects of adult and paediatric psychodermatology.

Sept - Dec 2020

The annual Clinical Dermatology Care Course run by St John’s DermAcademy is aimed at registered nurses or allied healthcare professionals who wish to extend and consolidate their clinical knowledge in the field of dermatology nursing. This year it will be delivered virtually with lectures and live webinars.

11 Dec 2020

This half day course provides an overview on the diagnosis and management of hidradenitis suppurativa. This will be delivered via live webinar by our multi-professional and multidisciplinary team.

16 – 17 Nov 2020

EB Clinical Nurse Specialists from Guy’s & St Thomas’ and Great Ormond Street Hospitals (working in collaboration with DEBRA) are running a unique two-day study programme about Epidermolysis Bullosa.

10 Nov 2020

In this NEW 1-day live webinar course we have a panel of leading specialists delivering updates in the management cutaneous oncology including cutaneous lymphoma, melanoma and squamous cell carcinomas.

*VIRTUAL COURSE* Psoriasis, COVID-19 and Me: Patient and public involvement evening
04 Nov 2020

Please encourage your patients with psoriasis to join our free webinar talking about the impact of the pandemic on people living with psoriasis

*VIRTUAL COURSE* Psoriasis Therapeutics Masterclass 2020
Oct 22, 2020

This half day course provides an overview and update on the pathogenesis of psoriasis, setting treatment goals, emerging treatments and the move towards personalised medicine in psoriasis.

*VIRTUAL COURSE* Dermoscopy Course 2020
Oct 2, 2020

This unique 1 day course improves practical skills in pattern recognition and diagnosis of pigmented and non-pigmented skin lesions using Dermoscopy.

Sept 3, 2020

St John’s DermAcademy ran our SCE High Intensity Revision Course in 2020, one month before the Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Dermatology.

Practical Approach to Vulval Disease
Mar 4, 2020

This specialised dermatology course provides a one of kind interactive learning experience led by vulval dermatology specialist Dr Fiona Lewis.

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Sept 17 – Dec 10, 2019

We offer seven themed study days. The annual Clinical Dermatology Care course run by St John’s DermAcademy is aimed at registered nurses or allied healthcare professionals who wish to extend and consolidate their clinical knowledge in the field of dermatology nursing. It will appeal particularly to nurses within the specialty, community / practice nurses, nurse practitioners and nurses who see patients with skin rashes in acute services.

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Epidermolysis Bullosa course for professionals
Nov 07 – 08, 2019

This two day study course is aimed at healthcare professionals and carers who are involved in the management of patients with EB, but may be of interest of anyone wishing to increase their understanding of this rare condition.

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Nov 05, 2019

This course had world experts in their field discussing important clinical challenges in atopic dermatitis, urticaria and contact allergy in both adults and children.

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A day @ St John's
Oct 31, 2019

 Find out about a career in dermatology

• Get hot tips for the application process

• Hear from consultants and SpR's

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St John's DermAcademy High Intensity SCE Revision Course
Sept 12, 2019

This unique course is held one month before the Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Dermatology, and covers all major examined subspecialties, with a focus on important and challenging themes. 

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DermAcademy Alopecia ‘360’ – A Masterclass in Hair Loss 2019
June 24, 2019

This is a one-day course aimed at improving practical skills in the diagnosis and management of scarring and non-scarring alopecia. 

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9th Annual Anogenital and Oral Dermatology Course 2019
May 23 + 24, 2019

​Running for its 9th year, this two-day course gives an up-to-date overview of ano-genital disease in both males and females, as well as diseases of the oral cavity. The course provides structured teaching on the diagnosis and management of this challenging group of conditions. Teaching is delivered through lectures from experienced clinicians, self assessment quizzes, and real case scenarios.

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Dermatology Course for GPs, 2019
April 11 + 12, 2019

This two day course provides participants with an overview of all major dermatological disorders relevant to General Practice. The course combines presentations, extended clinical case teaching, practical hands on workshops, case studies, examples of good practice and Q&A sessions.

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Dermoscopy Course 2019, RCP, London
March 29, 2019

This unique 1 day course improves practical skills in pattern recognition and diagnosis of pigmented and non-pigmented skin lesions using Dermoscopy.

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A Day at St John's Institute of Dermatology 2018
November 29, 2018

• Find out about a career in dermatology

• Get hot tips for the application process

• Hear from consultants and SpR's

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Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) For Professionals 2018 Study Days
November 01+ 02,  2018

This unique two day study programme includes expert speakers in EB from both St John’s Institute of Dermatology and GOSH. There will also be a patient forum.

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NEW AND EXCITING Dermatology Course for Registered Nurses 2018
September 18, 2018

The course will comprise of 7 themed study days – including Assessment, Treatments, Skin Cancer, Paediatric, Acute and Chronic Dermatology.  Opportunity to gain 30 credits by simultaneously completing a work based learning module via Kings College London. All teaching on Guy's Campus, London.

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Skin Biopsy Course for Nurses 2018
June 14, 2018

This two-day course aimed at nurses, included a range of practical and theoretical workshops delivered by nursing and medical experts in the field of dermatological surgery.

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8th Annual Anogenital and Oral Dermatology TWO DAY Course – 2018
May 24+ 25 2018

An overview of anogenital and oral dermatology, including diagnosis, treatment options, dealing with complications and co morbidities, and the latest research in the field. Clinical based studies will be used to highlight current treatments and to combine theory and clinical practice.

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Psoriasis Masterclass for Nurses – 2018
May 10, 2018

This half day programme consisted of interactive lectures and hands-on practical workshops, led by experts in the field, and suitable for both novice and expert nurses.

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Contact Dermatitis Study Day – 2018
April 26, 2018

This 1-day masterclass provides a comprehensive overview of allergic contact dermatitis. This course is led by UK and international experts in contact dermatitis and is suitable for registrars and consultants.

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Conquest of Skin Disease for GPs Course 2018
January 16, 2018

This Course provides participants with an overview of all major dermatological disorders. Emphasis is placed on practical and current management, relevant to the general practitioner. Throughout the programme clinical based studies will be used to highlight current treatments and to combine theory and clinical practice.

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A Day at St John's 2017
November 30, 2017

• Find out about a career in dermatology.
• Get hot tips for the application process.
• Hear from consultants and SpR's.

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Advanced Dermoscopy Course 2017
November 28, 2017

Improves practical skills in pattern recognition and provides a clear overview of diagnostic algorithms when assessing lesions.

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Vulval Dermatology in Practice: Masterclass 2017
November 09, 2017

Hone examination technique, what questions to ask a patient and what to look for. Typical referral letters, common mistakes to avoid when describing symptoms.

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Academy Alopecia ‘360’ – A Masterclass in Hair Loss 2017
May 03, 2017

The aim of this Masterclass is to give a practical, but in-depth, ‘360 degrees’ view of the complex spectrum of the field of Alopecia.

Testimonials

Dermoscopy Course

“I have done a couple of different online courses recently, and this was by far the best …the live quiz sessions were also really engaging and made me feel more like I was part of a bigger course/audience. Overall this was an interesting and educational course and I feel like I learned a lot.”

“Good selection of topics, highly expert speakers, interactive elements to keep engagement high.”

“Great talk on volar dermoscopy, with illuminating explanations regarding anatomy and correlation to clinical findings.”

“Lectures were very good and appreciated quizzes to consolidate learning.”

“Really useful to go through some challenging cases we often see in a busy clinical environment. Unique set up with both a clinical and pathological expert in the same talk - exactly what we need to help improve our clinical practice.”

Psoriasis Therapeutics Masterclass

“Excellent talks - really informative and relevant to practice.”

“Really useful. Pitched at correct level. Plenty of opportunity for questions. Really knowledgeable presenters.”

"Information around a more holistic approach to patient work up for treatment… was very thought provoking."

“Case based discussions were eye opening as I can now consider different approaches to management in similar scenarios.”

“So convenient and more importantly great to hear from experts!”

"I found it very efficiently run and excellent content."

“Excellent delivery and content - I will definitely look at further courses.”

Acute Clinical Oncology Course 

“I thought the course was fantastic! Very relevant to my practice.”

“Really beneficial course and well targeted to clinical / practical use and update on new research.”

“Very informative and pitched at the right level. A good way to keep up to date in the field”

"Advanced for the right level of audience I think! All very useful and topics engaging."

"Good spread and depth of topics."

“Definitely went away thinking I had more confidence in approaching management. Clear and concise. Excellent practical tips.”

“Very interesting and relevant content.”

"Very good programme and range of speakers, thank you. There was a huge amount of material covered which was excellent."

"Great course – one of the best virtual courses I've attended in terms of content."

Hidradenitis Suppurativa 

“Excellent delivery, content and relevance.”

“Excellent talks which I think will be very helpful for my clinical practice.”

“Excellent. Very useful, interesting and evidence based. It's extremely important as in a busy general clinic other co-morbidity can be missed so it's a great reminder of the importance of these.”

"Excellent. This was extremely clear and engaging but also very exciting to hear all the upcoming therapies that may become available to this patient group. I was looking forward to this talk and it delivered more than expected."

“I love the practical application of knowledge - for me it fixes the learning in place.”

“Excellent course - length just right. Hope it becomes annual."

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