What work will the registrar be doing?
GPs are at the coal-face of detecting and diagnosing skin cancers. Two out of three patients will have a skin cancer by the age of 70. With dermoscopy training, GPs should be able to diagnose and treat most skin cancer cases.
This popular six-month extended skills post in Skin Cancer is available at Peninsula Skin Cancer Centre on the Mornington Peninsula. Only rural pathway registrars are eligible to apply.
Skills to be gained within the post:
Successful applicants will gain a range of skills and have the opportunity to undertake accredited courses during their training.
Peninsula Skin Cancer Centre (Mornington) – 6 months