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Practical Skin Academy offers practical workshops in skin cancer surgery to medical practitioners managing skin cancer patients. 

Our focus is on:

  • Practical and face-to-face training
  • Practical tips in skin cancer management
  • Surgical skills and procedures in skin cancer surgery applicable in primary care practice
  • Reconstructive options in the management of facial skin cancers including nose, lip, ear, forehead, temple, cheek, chin and scalp
  • Multidisciplinary approach in skin surgery

Future Courses:

May 2024:

  • Facial Skin Cancer Surgery Private Course (Local Flap Design, Skin Grafts and Practical Tips) Limited to maximum 6 participants, Gold Coast, QLD 11-12 May (Fully subscribed)

June 2024:

  • Facial Skin Cancer Surgery Private Course (Local Flap Design, Skin Grafts and Practical Tips) Limited to maximum 6 participants, Gold Coast, QLD 1-2 June 2024 (Fully subscribed)

August 2024:

  • Facial Skin Cancer Surgery Private Course (Local Flap Design, Skin Grafts and Practical Tips) Limited to maximum 6 participants, Sydney NSW 24-25 August 2024

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Previous Courses:

  • Facial Skin Cancer Surgery Private Course (Local Flap Design, Skin Grafts and Practical Tips) Limited to maximum 6 participants, Sydney, NSW 9-10 March 2024 (Fully subscribed)
  • Local Flap Design and Skin Grafts Private Course (Limited to maximum 6 participants), Gold Coast, QLD 11-12 November 2023 (Fully subscribed)
  • Local Flap Design and Skin Grafts Private Course (Limited to maximum 6 participants)Gold Coast, Queensland 7-8 October 2023 (Fully subscribed)
  • Local Flap Design and Skin Grafts Private Course (Limited to maximum 6 participants), Gold Coast, QLD 9-10 September 2023 (Fully subscribed)
  • Local Flap Design and Skin Grafts Private Course (Limited to maximum 6 participants), Gold Coast, QLD 12-13 August 2023 (Fully subscribed) 
  • Practical Tips in Facial Skin Cancer Surgery Workshop, Gold Coast, Queensland, 22 April 2023 (Fully subscribed)

Previous Educational Evening Events:

  • A Review of Surgical and Non-Surgical Management of Facial Skin Cancers, Newcastle, NSW 9th November 2023
  • Principles of Facial Skin Cancer Surgery, Rockhampton, Queensland, 28 June 2023
  • Reconstruction of Facial Cutaneous Malignancies in Primary Care. An Australian Experience, Department of Dermatology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, 30 April 2023  


Private Courses at Practical Skin Academy 


Feedback from the participants: (Recommendation Score 9.6 out of 10)

“One of the best courses I have done in long time.” Dr R.J -QLD     

“This workshop is pure gold. It’s amazing.” Dr A.S – QLD

“Fantastic workshop to extend skills in primary care skin cancer surgery.” Dr M.M – NSW

“Fantastic learning experience. Improved safety in surgery. Better cosmetic results.” Dr S.B – NSW

“Very good education sessions. Enjoyed his comprehensive teaching approaches. Changed my approach and practical skills a lot.” Dr H.M – QLD 

“This course is unique as you practice on real models. Lots of details and practical tips.” Dr M.A – QLD

“ Very well run. Very educational.” Dr T.B – QLD

“Really good learning experience. Multiple new ideas and techniques.” Dr V.M – QLD

“Great in small group. Able to ask questions relevant to my practice and situation. I have learnt many things I will take back and change.” Dr J.Y – NSW 

“Excellent. A very good teacher. Liked the little practical tips!” Dr D.B – QLD 

“Great workshop, so informative. A great teacher.” Dr A.H – QLD

“Great ideas for many treatment options. Learned many new flaps for sensitive areas.” Dr J.L – QLD

“Fantastic practical tips. Very useful for daily practice.” Dr J.K – QLD 

 “Very practical and helpful.” Dr R.G – QLD 

“Very good and informative. Improved my knowledge on flap design.” Dr J.W – SA

“Good teaching and very engaging.” Dr T.M – QLD

 “Learned a lot about various flaps and grafts.” Dr B.D – QLD