Introduction to Photodermatology Course 2015

An educational course organised by the Photodermatology Unit

St John's Institute of Dermatology


This four-day Course, alternating annually between the Photobiology Departments of the St John's Institute of Dermatology, Guys' Hospital, London and Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, is designed to provide a comprehensive grounding in all aspects of photobiology for SpRs and consultants.  It therefore 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 morning session of clinical case presentations.

The next 'Introduction to Photodermatology Course' will be held at the Photodermatology Unit, St John's Institute of Dermatology, Guys' Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT,  from Tuesday 15th to Friday 18th September 2015.  This is a non-residential course.

The Draft Programme for the 2015 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 2015’,

Dowling day unit,

1st floor,

South Wing,

St. John’s Institute of Dermatology,

St. Thomas’ Hospital,

Westminster Bridge Road,

London  SE1  7EH


Tel: 0207 188 8141

Fax: 0207 188 6368



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