College of Medicine
Diploma in Practical Dermatology
(A leader in E-Learning in Medical Education)
This is a highly interactive online programme designed to equip the general
practitioner with a sound understanding of skin disease as it presents
The programme has been completely revamped and now delivers high level
dermatological teaching covering all subject areas of interest to those
in General Practice. 30 weekly
modules have been written by leading UK dermatologists and provide up-to-date
clinical information with treatment and referral guidelines for the common
skin conditions seen in practice.
Through dedicated online tutorial support, discussion forums and online
assessments, course participants become members of an enthusiastic and
supportive online community of doctors with an interest in dermatology.
This environment allows collaboration, both academic and clinical,
which extends beyond the life of the programme.
This diploma has gained increasing recognition among Primary Care Trusts
in the UK as the qualification of choice for GPs seeking to establish
themselves as having a special interest in Dermatology.
To date 900 UK GPs and 700 International GPs currently hold this
The next academic year will start on 6th September 2004 and is open to
all general practitioners. The
fee for each semester is £850.00.
Doctors will have the opportunity to be part of a large international
community of likeminded professionals.
For further details and an application form, please contact:
Miss Julie Williams or Miss Claire Hall, Postgraduate Course Co-ordinator,
Department of Dermatology (Box 27), University of Wales College of Medicine,
Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XN. Telephone: +29 2074 2885, Fax: +29 2074
4312, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information on the Department of Dermatology at the University
of Wales College of Medicine, please visit our website at www.ukdermatology.co.uk
to Current Issue