Austalasian Confocal Workshop Weekend

Austalasian Confocal Workshop Weekend


We invite you to a workshop weekend on:



This 2 days course will give you insights in the confocal microscopy technology and
dermoscopy/pathology correlation. All the indications suitable for referal will be discussed.

All applications : diagnostics, monitoring of therapy responses, margin determinations in the field of skin cancer, inflammatory disease and cosmetic will be covered. Common clinical dilemma of difficult lesions such as early melanoma, lentigo maligna and amelanotic, ill-defined lesions will discussed in depth.

A series of lectures, discussion and hands-on sessions should give you the time to advance your knowledge and bring very practical issues of your daily practice.

This course is designed for dermatologists, skin cancer, cosmetic doctors and plastic surgeons and their trainees. Even with no knowledge of the technology, these 2 days will help in a new understanding of the skin in a 3D perspective.

Saturday 1 November – Sunday 2 November 2014.

"Meet the speakers."

Pr Giovanni Pellacani (Modena, Italy)
Pr Giovanni Pellacani is the first world wide expert in this field. Since 1995 his research is mainly focused in the field of non invasive diagnosis in dermatology and dermato- oncology. He is author of numerous scientific articles and book chapters concerning diagnosis of pigmented skin lesions and early recognition of melanoma by dermoscopy, digital imaging systems and in vivo reflectance-mode confocal scanning laser microscopy for the study of cytological and architectural aspects of skin tumours.

Dr Marco Ardigo
Dr Ardigo is the world expert of exploration with confocal microscopy of inflammatory disease.

Dr Pascale Guitera
Dr Guitera has been the Australian leader in the field and will give the Australian perspective.

Dr Peter Soyer
Dr Soyer has not only expertise in the technology but also pathology and will give us his balanced view.

The 2 day course will be held at the
Melanoma Institute Australia, North Sydney

40 Rocklands Rd, North Sydney NSW 2060

Saturday 1 November – Sunday 2 November 2014.
Cost: $330 (inc gst) for the 2 days and $165 for registrars

RSVP by Monday 20th October to Ann Carter on Ph 0438 001 416

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