Understand the psychological implications of skin disease particularly acne
Learn the grading of acne and who might be affected by the condition
Learn what the appropriate treatments are and how they fit with the Royal Free acne treatment pathway (including over the counter treatments)
Understand the potential side-effects of treatment
What is available to help the public in the prevention of skin cancer? What public health initiatives do you have in your surgeries/pharmacies?
To understand the increasing incidence of skin cancer
To appreciate the risk factors for skin cancer development?
To learn what clues to look for in order to identify skin cancer and the precursors
How to identify pre-malignant an malignant conditions
To learn what treatments are available?
An introduction to the new teledermatology service in Barnet
Audience participation will be encouraged with the use of group work. There will also be some case histories. There will be plenty of pictures