Introduction to Photodermatology Course 2017

An educational course organised by the Photodermatology Unit, St. John's Institute of Dermatology, Guy's Hospital


This four-day Course, alternating annually between the Photodermatology Departments of the St John's Institute of Dermatology, St Thomas' Hospital, London and Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, is designed to provide a comprehensive grounding in all aspects of photodermatology for SpRs and Consultants. 

It covers the pathogenesis, diagnosis, investigation and management of the photodermatoses, phototherapy and the basic elements of photodynamic and laser therapy. The course also includes workshop demonstrations of Phototesting, Phototherapy, PDT, Photoprotection in Xeroderma Pigmentosum, and a session of clinical case presentations.

The next 'Introduction to Photodermatology Course' will be held at the Photodermatology Unit, St John's Institute of Dermatology, Guy's Hospital, London SE1 9RT,  from Monday 25th September to Thursday 28th September 2017.  This is a non-residential course.

The Draft Programme for the 2017 course is available. Here is some General Information about the course.

If you wish to book a place on the Course please complete the Registration Form and send your payment to:

Harsha Naik,

‘Photodermatology Course 2017’,

Dowling Phototherapy Unit,
Ground floor,
Bermondsey Wing,
Guy’s Hospital,
Great Maze Pond,
London SE1 9RT.


Tel: 0207 188 8141



Numbers are strictly limited and will be allocated to those who book first .