No Rash Decisions: Dermatology Biopsy Techniques


Already missing Melbourne’s sunny weather? Can’t wait to bask under the hot sun on St. Kilda beach? Think twice if you’re going to do so without applying adequate sun protection! Join us in fighting the Aussie battle against UV rays as a nation with one of the world’s highest skin cancer rates. This brand new dermatology workshop equips you with the right skills to perform punch and shave biopsies on suspicious skin lesions. Led by esteemed dermatologists Alvin Chong and Dr Sarah Gamboni, it will be a SUN-sational experience, and a great way to impress your GP in upcoming rotations!

(Basic suturing skills are advised, but not compulsory)


Available to MD2, MD3, MD4


Key facilitators:

  • Dr Alvin Chong
  • Dr Sarah Gamboni